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Hello?! Are you all awake from your Thanksgiving Feast and Black Friday shopping? I have a fabulous gift ideas to share with you for that person on your list who has EVERYTHING! You know, the one who is the hardest to shop for! Well, one day while I was browsing Pinterest, I came across this idea and immediately fell in love. The idea was originally for a Dad's {who has EVERYTHING} Birthday, but I thought it could be used for anyone. Gifts can be difficult, especially...

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A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words


Today I have a fun and EASY craft idea for those of you in long distance relationships. Actually, my sister-in-law gave me this idea (since I AM doing the long distance thing...which stinks!) but she said she's going to do it during the day while her husband is at work - so it really can work for anyone.
You've all heard the saying, "A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words" and it's true. My husband LOVES getting and seeing pictures of me and our kids when he is away. It...

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Create Your Own Storybook

Create Your Own Storybook

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Once upon a time in the world of technology came a website that would create your very own personalized happily ever after... for FREE! With this program you can re-tell your own love story in the form of a customized book and dedicate it to your Prince Charming. The site provides  a variety of artist's illustrations which you personally select, put in order and add your own...

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Date Long Distance Style


Long Distance Relationship Dating Idea
Everyone's spouse (or self :)) has to travel away from each other every once in a while, right?  If it's for a business trip, family emergency, etc. there would be an occasion where you would be a part.  Well that's what happened to me this week.  My hubby is gone on a business trip but I still wanted to be able to 'hang out' with him.  So, I wanted to plan a 'date' while we were apart.  How you ask? Through Skype!  I thought...

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Anniversary Gift DIY


I love giving thoughtful gifts to my husband for our anniversary, but often times I have a hard time coming up with something that isn't too cheesy. At my sister's house the other day, I stumbled upon this frame she had made for her husband. Perfect! She said she saw a similar idea on Pinterest and decided to make it herself. I'm going to give you step-by-step instructions of how to do it yourself.
Because of copyright laws, I couldn't make it a printable for you {darn...

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Sudoku Date


If you love to play the games in the newspaper, this date is perfect for you!

First go to the Dollar Store and get two game books that are exactly the same. I chose Sudoku, but you could choose Crosswords, Word Searches, or Mazes. Send one of the books to your spouse with the FREE PRINTABLE that has instructions.

Time yourself as you go through the book and send your times to your spouse to see if they can beat them!
You could also use this on your regular...

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Mini Love Notes


Remember how everything is so much cuter in the mini version? Well, the same is true for love notes.

My husband and I are doing the long distance relationship thing right now as he is doing medical school rotations all around the country. And as "fun" as it sounds to take 2 kids and travel with him we decided to stay put and just visit as often as we could. {And a huge applause to those of you that do the long distance thing because, man, is it hard!}
I know my...

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Wife Ringtones


5 Ringtones for Your Phone

So here’s a fun way to surprise your man, change his ringtone! Choose one of these fun, FREE downloads to set as the ringtone for YOU in his phone. Next time you call him, he’ll be totally surprised by his ring! This is a fun way to make him laugh and think of you when you’re apart. Just click the ringtone titles below to choose yours!
Your Wife is Attempting to Reach You
Your Wife's on the Phone (my personal fave!)
It's Your...

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Long Distance Birthday Ideas


A Long Distance Birthday Party Idea
I love how The Dating Divas help us {no matter what our situation} keep close to those we love. I am excited to contribute, as a guest blogger from sclifeasawife.blogspot.com.
It's hard to be away from the one you love and it is especially hard when they are gone on a big event like a birthday or anniversary. My husband's brother went to Ghana, Africa in August and was away for his 20th birthday. Knowing how hard it is to be away...

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