Smokey Eyes Tutorial

A smokey eye tutorial perfect for date night.

How To Create a Smokey Eye Tutorial

We all know how sexy smokey eyes can be, but we don't all know how to do it perfectly without looking overdone.  I am going to teach you today and make it really simple. The great thing about a smokey eye is that you can use different colors to get a more subtle look or you can go more dramatic. So pick your palette correctly. Maybelline has some amazing shadows that literally tell you where to apply everything so go here...

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Showing Love… Quick and Easy!

Showing love for your spouse - quick and easy printable candy tags.

Candy Bar Notes: Show Love to your Spouse

Showing someone love doesn't always have to be a big event.  It can be something simple, quick, and easy. While I was shopping at the dollar store, I saw theater candy and thought..."Why not get my husband four treats to have ready to go."  I decided to make up four special tags that would offer my husband my thanks and let him know that I loved him.

The candy I bought:

Coconut M&M's
Sweettarts...

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A Few of His Favorite Things

A few of his favorite things... date idea.

Favorite Things Date Idea
One day, I was watching The Sound of Music with my kids and the classic song, "These Are a Few of My Favorite Things" was playing.  It got me thinking about my favorite things and even better...my husband's favorite things!  I quickly jotted down a list of things that I knew my husband loved.  I then challenged myself to plan a whole week worth of fun and a date for us, all for under $10.  My idea started on a Monday and ended on a Friday....

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Movie-A-Thon

Movie-a-Thon date.

Have  A Movie-A-Thon with Your Spouse this Week!

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The past couple Friday nights my husband has come home from work and surprised me with a stack full of movies that he checked out from the library.  This has been something I look forward to on the weekends now.  It's always fun to see what movies he found and that he thought about me by picking out several chick flicks.

Friday nights are our nights where we just want to put the baby to bed...

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Fun In ‘Da Sun

Fun in da sun - a DIY bikini swimsuit made out of a shirt.

Fun Swimsuit Made Out of Old T-Shirts

I was thrilled when one of our readers sent in this CUTE idea!  It is SO perfect for SUMMER!!  I almost stayed up super late last night JUST to create my own....to show all of you...but then I decided I treasured my sleep WAY too much!  {lol}

Here is the email that Savannah sent in:

Hey Divas,
I have been reading your blog lately and it has improved our marriage! My husband says it is his favorite blog I check..wink...

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Fun Summer Recipes

Fun summer recipes including chicken and vegetable skewers.

Summer Recipes that Are Delicious AND Easy

I really wanted to share this super yummy meal idea with you because it's another one of my hubby's favorites. Well, let's be honest, my husband is a big fan of my cooking and therefore almost everything that I make is his favorite. But the recipes that you'll be seeing from me on here have been Hubby tested and approved.

Maui Chicken and Veggie Skewers
3 Chicken Breasts (cleaned and cubed)
1 Green Bell Pepper...

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Our KSL Studio 5 “Debut”

The Dating Divas on KSL Studio 5.

The Dating Divas Studio 5 Debut

We were SO excited to be invited to be guests on Studio 5, a Utah morning show on July 30th.  Kiirst, Kari, and I shared four fun and creative dates.
Here we are waiting for our segment to begin.

It was pretty fun watching all the "behind-the-scenes" action!!

We are "miked up" and in our chairs ready to go!

PLENTY of time for a little "sass"!!

Here's our "claim to fame"....a pic with one of the hosts, Brooke...

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Love Story: Kari and Adam

Love Story: Diva, Kari shares her love story with husband, Adam.

Our Love Story
May 2003...
I was in Boise, ID visiting an old friend of mine, Katee, from high school. She had made plans for us to meet up with three of her boyfriend's friends for dinner at The Olive Garden. Little did I know she was trying to set me up on a date with one of those friends.  Let's just say that I did not end up with the guy she was intending to set me up with. However...
  

When we got to the restaurant the guys were already at a table...

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Prescription for Fun

Prescription For Fun!

A Prescription for Fun

Everyone needs a little fun with their spouse. I have a prescription for you on how to have more fun. Here's how to fill the order...

First, grab an unused small pill bottle.
If you have an old empty one from a previous prescription you can use that. Or you can go to your local pharmacy and ask to buy a new one. If you are lucky like me, they'll give you a whole bag full for free!

Next, go to your stash of scrapbook paper...

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