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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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Full Moon Group Date

Full Moon Twilight Saga group date night idea.

The weather is starting to get chillier, and there are still a few full moons left this year:

Wednesday, 12th October 2011, 04:05:42 am
Thursday, 10th November 2011, 09:16:06 pm
Saturday, 10th December 2011, 03:36:24 pm (lunar eclipse)

This is the perfect time of the year to throw your very own "Full Moon GROUP Date Night!"  And that's exactly what I did!

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A few...

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A Sincere Apology

Sorry I Have Been A Jerk, A Sincere Apology for your spouse!

**An updated post with a free printable can be found HERE**
Let's all be honest here for a minute... When was the last time you told your spouse you were sorry???  And when was the last time that you know you really should have said sorry but ignored the urge and let it go, which either caused a bigger tiff between you and your spouse, or you both got over it eventually only leaving you more unaware of the issues that may arise in the future.
Well I can honestly say...

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Military Week Giveaway Winners!

Military Week support resources

.....And the winners during military week are as follows:
The THREE winners of the "I Love A Man In Uniform" are:

Ashley Brandt, Jessica Nilson,
& Paige Sparrow!!!
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Winner of Operation Military Family:

Violet Martin!!!

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Winner of Called to Serve:

Kathryn Sneed!!!

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Just Go With It Movie Date

Just Go With It movie date night idea

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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...

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Military Week: Support

Military Week support resources

During this time in your life where you will spend many many days, months, years away from your spouse, I can not stress enough how important it is to have support! Whether it be from family, friends, church, whatever, going through these long separation periods alone is not going to be easy.
Here at The Dating Divas, each of us have spent time away from our spouses for one reason or another, whether it was for work, school, vacations etc...  And during those times...

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Military Week: Coming Home

Coming Home From Deployment

101 Military Homecoming Ideas
The moment you have been longing for is finally here and your love will be in your arms before you know it! hallelujah, hallelujah... Oh sweet baby, HAL-AY-LUUU-YA! Homecomings are a time to celebrate, enjoy, relax, and just take in every little moment with every breath of anticipation, happiness and of course, relief! We have put together 101 Ideas for making your military homecoming experience as fun and exciting as possible! Take a...

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Military Week: While Apart

Deployment Guide for Spouses

While sending a spouse off on a deployment is about as heart-wrenching as it comes, the real challenge may be surviving and thriving during the day to day life without them. Everything from juggling the kids schedules, to housework, to keeping your sanity is suddenly ten times harder when your sweetheart seems worlds away. Nevertheless, this time can be one of great personal growth and development, adventure, and a space for the two of...

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Military Week: Saying Goodbye

Pre-Deployment Guide for Spouses
Will my loved one be safe? How much contact will we have? How am I ever going to make it through this? I don’t think I can say goodbye...For the military wife (or husband!), those are just a few questions that tug at the heartstrings as they prepare for their spouse’s deployment. Though we can never begin to replace the physical presence of your husband or wife, we can help you make that departure a little more sweet. Keep reading...

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