The PERFECT Wedding Gift!!

Can O Dates craft tutorial

My adorable little sister JUST got married....last month!  I am SO excited for her and I am guessing she is not the ONLY one who planned on getting married this summer....I am also guessing the majority of you have a wedding to go to sometime this coming year!!  We get emails all the time asking us for ideas for wedding gifts.  There are all sorts of things a bride and groom would love.....but since we tend to focus on KEEPING that spark going after the wedding...

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Giveaway by Agape Love Designs

Giveaway by Agape Designs

**GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED!

Please check out our Facebook Fan Page to see who the WINNER is!! :)

I honestly don't remember how I stumbled across Maria's website.....but when I did....I absolutely FELL IN LOVE with her jewelry!  Such classy pieces that I would TOTALLY wear!  :)  I read a little more and saw that she also had an adorable personality!  I just knew I had to leave her a little "comment love" and we got in touch with each other.  In her first email,...

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Our “Hot Hubby” Contest Winner

Our hot husband contest winners

What a FUN past two weeks we have had!  We have really enjoyed looking at all of the sweet pictures that have been sent in for our "Hot Hubby" Contest and reading about why our readers love their husbands.  :)  All of YOU helped narrow it down to our top two on Facebook by voting for your favorite.  We then emailed the top two finalists yesterday and asked them to tell us why they felt that their spouse was the most deserving.  Ummm.....we really struggled with...

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The Green Lantern Date

The Green Lantern movie date idea.

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I am a lover of movies and of Ryan Reynolds. Needless to say that I have been counting down the days to the opening of "The Green Lantern".  I wanted it to be more than "get -a-sitter-see-a-movie" date. So, true to my naturally semi-manic SAHM personality, "The Green Lantern" date was born. You will just love me for this, I know it.

Inspiration: I have always loved the whole Marvel Comics series,...

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The “Hot Hubby” Photo Contest

Enter your HOT husband into this contest and win an incredible giveaway!

Father's Day is coming up and everyone is trying to think of the PERFECT gift for that special guy in your life.....well, we decided to come up with a FUN contest to help you out!
How would you like to get your hair styled by a professional hair artist {both you AND your man} and get a full-on PHOTO SHOOT by a professional photographer.....for FREE??  We know how crazy life gets.....and how expensive a couples photo shoot or a family photo shoot can be.  We would...

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5 Sizzling Spring Essentials

Sizzling Spring Fasion

Spring is always the season to try something new and FABULOUS. We try to provide you with one brand new date idea every week....but along with date night comes getting "all dolled up"!!  So to get out of your everyday beauty rut....the Divas are unleashing their MUST-HAVE trends of the season just for you!!  ...and yes....these are the FIVE "looks" that are popping up on the runways this Spring!!  {You don't have to be a high fashion model to try out these trends!}...

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I’m a FOOL For You!

April Fool's Day prank inspiration

April Fool's Day is JUST around the corner....and I am sure MOST of you are trying to think of fun pranks to play on your husband or kiddos.  I am SOOOOO not a fan of the mean tricks.  Kiirsten & I played a trick on one of our friends in college and the poor guy almost had a nervous breakdown!  Ever since then, I have either stuck with the FRIENDLY tricks....or just skipped pranks altogether on this day!  :)

I currently teach 5th grade and I LOVE, love,...

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Best of the Best Sponsors

Shabby Apple Dating Divas sponsor deals

We thought it was HIGH TIME to show off the "best of the best" and make sure you aren't missing out on why we approve of our sponsors!
Look at all of these LOVELY enticing pictures!!

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B Lovely - *sigh*....Jenn is just so AMAZING to work with!  She is not only talented with creating digital designs, but she is also a fashionista!!...

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I’d “Chews” You!

I'd Chews You back-to-school printable gift idea.

I am sure I have mentioned on our website before that we are BACK in school.  My husband decided to go back to school to follow his dreams and I am gladly supporting him in this endeavor.  This past week was more stressful than normal....for both of us.  I watched my sweetheart study from the crack of dawn until the wee hours in the morning as he prepared for a very, VERY important exam.  He was worrying about remembering everything and I was worrying about his stress...

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