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Snickers or Big Hunk?

Well, since it’s candy week, I figured a post about Snickers & Big Hunk would be in order.  Not so much because they are icious, but because of what they can teach us as wives. When you married your husband, wasn’t he the “Big Hunk” in your life?  I attended […]


Writer of the Year Award

I went back and forth today on whether or not I should post this. But then I figured, if it was not for you dear reader, I would not be an author.  Because an author who continues to write bos must have readers. So it’s with gratitude that I […]


Pam Farrel on Becoming a Happy Wife

Download the podcast on iTunes or listen here:   I’m so excited to bring you a new series about becoming a happy wife!  We have been talking on the podcast about having a happier husband, and starting this month, we will turn our attention towards answering questions like: How can […]


Shutting Out Distractions

Ding.  New text. 15 new es. Lo at that head! Mommy! Honey, can you make me a sandwich? The day begins and the sounds, requests, and digital stimulus come pouring in all at once. No wonder we often start the day, well, grumpy. Here are a five things I have […]


Book Review: He Wins, She Wins by Dr. Willard Harley

If you need advice to resolve conflict in your marriage, you’ll find some great tools in Dr. Willard Harley, Jr.’s new bo, He Wins, She Wins: Learning the Art of Marital Negotiation. Instead of engaging in battles where one spouse wins and the other loses, Dr. Harley challenges couples to […]


Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta for Families

Wow, we have returned from an incredibly memorable family vacation to the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta! If you’ve ever wanted a feast for the senses, you will want to put this annual international balloon fiesta on your bucket list.  It was on my hubby’s bucket list, so we packed the van […]


It Doesn’t Have to Be a Bad Day

It doesn’t have to be a bad day…even if it starts out on the wrong foot. Mornings can be rough when you have young kids to get to school.  Although, I have a feeling that teens may be even harder to wake. It was one such morning.  I was helping […]