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Give Thanks

10 Ways to give thanks to your husband.

10 Ways to Give Thanks

Make a Pumpkin Pie for your husband, with a sweet note in the middle. You can put the note in as you put the pie in the oven. He will be impressed no matter how it comes out!
Make a card for your husband to give him thanks for all he does in the house, and then display it in the kitchen or living room.
Prepare an extra special dinner made before Thanksgiving with a small turkey and some of the fixings. He will be surprised when...

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The Spouse Sleepover Date

The Spouse Sleepover Date Night that is fun and inexpensive.

Remember your very first sleepover? I sure do! I wore Hello Kitty pajamas and had a bright pink sleeping bag. Sleepovers use to be the ultimate reward for me.

It made me start to think… "Why not have a sleepover with my spouse?" Oh, I couldn’t wait to get this date started! I knew this date would work because it did not require a babysitter and would be inexpensive!

So first things first… I wanted my husband to get super excited about the fun...

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November: Family Fun Ideas

November Family Fun Ideas

I can't believe the month of November is fast approaching! Where has the time gone? In thinking about November and families, I want to share THREE ideas you can easily do with your family.
Even if you don't have kids, there are still fun things that you can do!

The Pilgrim Hat
(Thanksgiving Dinner Name Card/Favor Idea)

My mom is pretty much amazing. When I think back to Thanksgiving dinner, I can almost smell the turkey and her famous mashed...

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Couples Halloween Costumes Ideas

Vote for your favorite Halloween couples costumes!

I LOVE Halloween. The candy, the decorations, the parties, and the COSTUMES! I have always loved dressing up and it became even better when I got married and could pair up with my spouse! He doesn't always love my ideas, but he's pretty good to go with the flow. Most of the time.

While I was brainstorming this years costume, I thought it would be fun to see what the other Diva's have dressed up as before. They were good sports and consented to letting me share with...

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Spooky Fun Halloween Ideas

Spooky fun ideas to scare your spouse!

10 Ways to Spook Your Husband… 

Put fake blood in your mouth and allow it to ooze out after your husband comes home from work.
Place fake spiders all over the house and allow them to be found by your man.
Create a "dummy" with the kids before he gets home from work and set it on the porch or somewhere that he will see it right when it gets home.  (Make sure the porch lights are off...)
Buy fake teeth for yourself and your kids. Put them...

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Family Story Time

A list of books that are perfect for Family story time!

Once upon a time...not too long ago, I was a literacy specialist.  It is safe to say...I am a little obsessed with children's books.  You know you are a bookaholic when you can direct customers at Barnes and Noble to specific books and you don't even work there!

Each night before my children go to bed, my husband and I take about 20 minutes to read stories as a family.  This has become one of the greatest and easiest traditions that we have done.  It doesn't...

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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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A Couple’s Journal

DIY couples love journal.

How to Create A Couples Journal
Whenever I find an extra second in the day, I love to jot down little or big events or experiences in a journal.  Journals are such an amazing way to keep memories alive!  I keep both a personal and family journal.  I have so much fun reading through the history of my life.  It is incredible how many little things you can forget over time.

Keeping in the spirit of journals, I wanted to start one with my spouse.  I call...

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Remember When…

Remember when... recreating your first date idea.

Remember When.... Ways to Reconnect! 

10 Ways To Remember When You 1st Dated

(Lisa P. & Brent - in the "beginning years".  WINK!)

1. Have your husband come to the front door to take you out on your date.
2. Remember to cuddle while driving because you always want to be close.
3. Find somewhere to go dancing together. Create the dance floor at home if needed and you can even put together a great CD or IPOD mix to dance to.
4. Play slug bug in the...

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