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Missed You A “HOLE” Lot!

I Missed You a "HOLE" Lot romance idea.

Show your husband you've missed him with this simple note and sweet treat!

My husband was due to arrive home after being gone for a few days. We wanted to show him that we had missed him in a fun way. I picked up some donut holes from a local bakery, set them out on a plate, and wrote this quick note. Pretty cheesy but he loved it and knew we had really missed him.
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After The Baby

Post Baby - how to keep the romance alive after baby comes along.

**EDITED TO SAY: We've received email after email from women asking for ideas on how to involve their husbands more after a new baby comes. We were also asked if we could come up with ideas on how to keep the romance alive during that *six-week* time period. We initially emailed each reader back, but after the emails continued to pour in asking for ideas, we decided to put together a post that included all of the ideas that other readers had come up with as well as ideas...

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Big {Belly} and Beautiful!

13 tips to feeling beautiful while pregnant, big belly and all!

The beautiful experience of pregnancy can take a real toll on your energy, mood, health, and ability to take the time to look and feel good.  So we wanted to focus today on how we can still feel beautiful about ourselves, our growing bodies, and also look good for our husband while the mama-oven is working overtime.
If you've been there, you know how valuable this topic can be!  Here is some advice from the divas to keep you feelin' beautiful, sexy, confident, and...

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Preparing for the Baby

Tips to prepare for the coming baby!

With the pending arrival of a new baby, there is SO much to be done. When I'm pregnant, the lists seem to be endless. How can you possibly be completely ready? Well...I don't know that you can be COMPLETELY ready, but you can prepare. Today the Divas have collaborated on some of OUR ideas to help you prepare yourself, your relationship with your spouse, and preparing older siblings.
 

Preparing Yourself

1. Pamper yourself in your favorite way - get a pedicure,...

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Announcing… Baby On Board!

How to announce the baby on board to your spouse and other family members!

 Oh, BOY! {or girl!} You are literally about to burst with the secret of expecting... SUCH BIG NEWS! It seems ridiculously anticlimactic to just tell your closest peeps in casual conversation because... oh, I dunno... it's only your whole world about to change!
So, honey, if you got the "BIG NEWS", we've got an easy or extravagant idea amongst this compilation from the divas and our awesome readers {thx!} on how to announce you've got a.....
BABY ON BOARD!

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Quick Sweet Treats

Quick sweet treats - use these printable candy bar love note tags to ramp up the romance!

{Quick Sweet Treats to show your hubby you love him!}

Often times I find myself wanting to leave my husband a cute treat telling him how much I love him. Or sometimes you just need a fun note telling your husband or wife you adore them. However, if you are like me, most of the time you don't have the time RIGHT THEN to be crafty or make a cute note. Do you wish you had a stash of notes on hand ready to use at a moments notice?
Well now you do! I created a few...

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Breakfast & a Bucket of Balls

Breakfast and a Bucket of Balls golf date

Often times Saturday mornings are spent running errands, cleaning and doing yard work, or taking kids to ball games. I decided we needed a break and the perfect break would be with a casual Saturday morning summer date. Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day, so we started with that. I left the invite out for my husband the night before so he'd know my plans for the next day.
It looks like a golf score card and gives him the info he needs to know for our date....

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Just Go With It Movie Date

Just Go With It movie date night idea

Are you ready to have a really good laugh with your spouse? Sometimes as couples, life tends to make us forget our sense of humor and focus on the mundane. Well, tonight make it a laugh festival! We've picked a hilarious new movie called "Just Go With It" starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Anniston. But don't let those two names fool you...this movie is an exceptional gut buster that will leave you and your spouse near tears from laughter. Oh, and The Dating Divas...

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Military Week: While Apart

Military Deployment how to keep the romance alive while you're apart.

***Giveaway Has Ended***
We ALL know that being apart from your spouse might just be the most grueling time of your life!  Or at least it seems that way.  But it is also a very proving and trying time testing your relationship, and making it stronger as well as making you stronger as a person.  Even though you may be thousands of miles apart, there are always ways to show your love to your honey and continue the dating aspect of your marriage.  Don't let the...

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