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New Year’s Eve Party

The best New Year's Eve party ideas!

When I think of New Year's Eve, I think, "I hope I can stay awake long enough to see the ball drop this year!" Am I right, or am I right??! Ten years ago I would've been trying to decide which New Year's party to attend.  Here I am, five kids later and I've noticed that it's getting harder and harder to remember New Year's Eve. Much less, ring in the New Year at midnight. If you're anything like me, then 10PM is the new midnight! When ten o'clock strikes,...

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Birthday Present Ideas

Birthday present ideas for him

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What should I get him for his birthday?!?! This is the question that runs through my mind EVERY time my husband's birthday comes around. I want it to be thoughtful, fun, amazing, and something he'll remember. However, often times it ends up being something he needs. Charlene, Corie, Erika,...

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Celebrate the Holidays… Diva Style!

Christmas traditions from The Dating Divas.

It's the most wonderful time of the year!  Christmas will be here before we know it!  In the spirit of family fun and the holidays...the divas are here to share their favorite holiday family traditions!
It is never too early or late to start unique traditions that will carry through generations.
Whether your family is big or little, there is a tradition here for you!

BINGO
By: Kari

My family plays BINGO every Christmas Eve after dinner. My mom...

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The Power of Flowers

The power of flowers - a romance idea for her.

Romance Her with Flowers!
This post was contributed by our honorary diva, Charlene.  Here she is:
My sweet husband surprised me with yet another perfect birthday! My favorite thing about this day was he got the entire day off! He is really busy and our time together is limited. This meant more to me than words can describe. Our Hubby Guest Blogger for this month is my man, Nate!
My one and only true LOVE whom I can't wait to grow old with!
Let's try the Flower thing,...

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A Ramen Noodle Secret!

A Ramen Noodle secret recipe your family will love.

This post was contributed by our honorary diva, Charlene. Here she is:
We are a small family living on a college budget, so lets just say that we've eaten our share of Costco size bundles of Ramen noodles!

 But I have a secret..... Many have tried to guess and many have failed. You are dying to know aren't you! Okay, here I go! It's as simple as pie! Boil the water,

add the noodles (like normal). Let cook on high until noodles start to get tender.

Drain...

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Love Story: Charlene and Nathan

Love Story: Charlene and Nathan

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Where to begin, I guess I would have to say… ONCE upon a time, Fall 2005 to be exact, I saw Nathan for the very first time in church. He was sitting 3-4 rows in front of me, waiting for the meeting to begin. Nathan was sitting down on the bench turned almost all the way around saying "Hello" and greeting everyone. (This is one thing I LOVE about him, he treats everyone the same. It does...

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Trips Around the World!

Trips around the world date night adventure!

This post was contributed by our honarary diva, Charlene!  Here she is:

My goodness, I can't believe some of the AMAZING ideas some of our readers send in! THESE (Yes, more than one!) date ideas are so creative and so well put together ANYONE could pull them off! Huge THANK YOU to Haylee for sharing all these wonderful pic's, tips and great decor ideas! I will let her tell you all about it!

Darin (my husband) and I love to travel, but it is not super affordable,...

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Mini Love Scrapbooks

Mini love scrapbook DIY

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Everyone LOVES Scrapbooks filled with pictures of their loved ones. It is so much fun to have them out on the living room table to share with friends and family that come to visit! The hardest thing is finding the time to put it all together and it can get kind of costly! This little...

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“Scent”sational Perfumes Men Love

Perfumes that men love!

AHHHHHHH! Isn't is amazing how a smell can literally take you back in time or evoke a certain feeling?!?  Well, let's talk about how to get your husband to get that feeling all over again! The minute I want my husband to remember what it was like when we dated, all I have to do is pull out my coconut lime body spray and watch out - he is all over me!  {WINK}

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So if you...

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