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Date at Eight

Getting out of the house for a date can be tricky. There are schedules to sync, childcare to book, and funds to save for entertainment. Compound those issues with family that lives out of town and a tight household budget and getting out seems impossible. read more

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Noticing the Man In Front of Me

In between emails I glanced up from my screen and caught sight of my husband in full conversation on the phone across the table from me. His halfsie reading glasses on, gray around the temples. An aged version of the young man I fell in love with nearly twenty years ago. read more

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Holidays With the In-Laws

My husband and I planned on having a quiet, low maintenance Christmas at home. We happily invited our immediate families, and explained that we wouldn't be cooking the typically massive feast. We wanted to keep it simple so that we could enjoy the holiday together. read more

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From Football Widow to Football Fan: Learning to Love Something You Hate

Ah, fall! The crunch of leaves underfoot. The feel of cool, crisp air. Pumpkin spice lattes. The roaring crowd as the football season kicks off. Er. Not so much. But for my husband, football is the whole point of fall. What’s a wife to do? read more

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What it is to Celebrate a Husband

There is a man I know who gets up and goes to work. He will not win a Nobel Prize, he does not earn in the highest tax bracket and he will never have the skills to play sports professionally. But he is the man I love the most in the world…my husband. read more