Marriage Advice: Surviving Trials as a Team

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Surviving Trials in Marriage as a Team

{Thank you to Diva Candice for the great image above!!}
Back in the Spring, I wrote a post relationship advice about the importance of teamwork in a marriage. It's one of the most prevalent stumbling blocks in relationships, working together to face whatever may come your way. Today I want to talk specifically about facing trials as a team, and how easy it is to lose focus in the midst of difficult circumstances.
When couples...

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Carve Your Initials in a Tree

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Carve Your Initials in a Tree

 

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What better way to start off a romantic date night, than with an evening walk, right? But what if you had prepared ahead an all natural love note for your spouse to "discover" on your walk? How romantic! Scout out the area along your walking path and find a good tree or tree stump that you can carve you and...

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30+ Ways to Celebrate Back to School With Your Family

30+ Ways to Celebrate Back to School as a Family

With the Back to School season in full swing, we thought you might like some fun ways to celebrate the start of a new school year with your family! Here are 30+ ideas for Back to School crafts and treats you can create together, ideas for hosting your own Back to School party, as well as DIY teacher gifts, and loads of free school printables!

1. 20 Non-Sandwich School Lunch Ideas by Keeley McGuire
2. Pencil Treat...

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Fear Factor Couples Dinner Party

Fear Factor Dinner Party

Today we have a couples summer dinner party idea for you that is sure to create some hilarious memories with your friends! Have you ever seen the Fear Factor game show on TV? Fear Factor is a crazy show where ordinary people are forced to face their fears. There's a variety of rounds including facing their fear of heights, water, eating something gross, reptiles, etc.. Well, we don't have the ability to do the elaborate games they do on...

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25 Relaxing DIY Spa Night Ideas

DIY Beauty and Spa Recipes

When I need some pampering, or just want to get gorgeous and relaxed for a date night with my man, I love to have fun doing at-home spa treatments. The great thing about a good DIY body scrub or facial, is that it costs very little (Always great to watch the budget, right?!), and many times uses items or products you already have at home. DIY spa products also make great gift ideas for your girlfriends!  From the hair on top of your head...

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“I Need S’MORE of You” Printable

I need s'more of you printable note card

"I Need S'More Of You" Printable Love Note
Tell your spouse “I need S’MORE of you!” with this Diva Central Exclusive printable note card!

Diva Central is the one place online that’s dedicated to YOUR marriage, where you will find exclusive information tailored to YOUR specific relationship needs, with ideas, advice, and TIPS galore. When you become a full member of Diva Central, we’ll deliver this full post plus all the printables you see below! You’ll...

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Dinner & a Movie: My Big Fat Greek Wedding

My Big Fat Greek Wedding Date Night
We are SO excited to be partnering up with Chef in Training today! I’m sure you’ve all heard of Chef in Training, right? If not, you are SO missing out!
Nikki is the blogger behind www.chef-in-training.com. She is married to her best friend and is a stay-at-home mom to two beautiful kids, one sassy little girl and one charming little boy. Shortly after having her first child, she discovered her passion for being in the kitchen....

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Top 5 Creative Anniversary Gifts

Romantic & Creative Anniversary Gifts

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Recently my brother and his wife celebrated their tenth wedding anniversary, and only a few days later my sister and her husband celebrated their anniversary as well. After my congratulatory phone calls and Facebook status shout outs, a thought occurred to me. Why don’t we celebrate other couples’ marital successes with as much joy as our own?...

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Banana Love Note

Banana Love Note

 

 

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As much as I appreciate my husband's job and all it provides for our family, I hate saying goodbye to him every morning! That's why I love to send special little love notes with him, or hide them in places I know he'll find them later. Just a quick and easy way to let him know he is missed while he's gone all day,...

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