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New Year’s Eve Party

The best New Year's Eve party ideas!

When I think of New Year's Eve, I think, "I hope I can stay awake long enough to see the ball drop this year!" Am I right, or am I right??! Ten years ago I would've been trying to decide which New Year's party to attend.  Here I am, five kids later and I've noticed that it's getting harder and harder to remember New Year's Eve. Much less, ring in the New Year at midnight. If you're anything like me, then 10PM is the new midnight! When ten o'clock strikes,...

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Holiday Bucket List

Holiday Bucket List including a free printable!

The holidays are here! Are you ready? I would like to think that I am...but there is always A LOT to get done!  Every holiday season, my husband and I have a list of things we love to do!   The oh-so amazing Aileen from Lil' Buckaroo Designs created the darling printable, "Holiday Bucket List" using our list.  Aileen can take anything ordinary and make it extra-ordinary.  Thanks Aileen!
So, there you have it!  Print this quick and easy holiday bucket list for...

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“My Choice, Your Choice” Date

Your Choice, My Choice, everybody wins communication date night idea.

I sure do enjoy a night out on the town, but I also enjoy being at home! I decided my husband and I were in need of a date night at home that was simple, relaxing and electronic free!  We are both, let's say rather addicted to our smart phones and have a tendency to be on them....A LOT!
I told my husband in the morning that once the kids were in bed, we were going to turn everything off and just be together.   I also told him we would each choose one treat and...

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Printable Compliments

Free printable compliments take one.

Doesn't everyone love compliments? It is one sure way to make someone's day. Giving your spouse a sincere compliment shouldn't be difficult to remember, but if it is we have the thing for you! Kind Over Matter came up with a Free Compliments poster you can print out to use at home, work, school, or wherever you think the love needs to be spread! Print it out, hang it up, and get ripping off those compliments and giving them away.  To print your own compliment page,...

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I Love You Because….

"I love you because..." a quick and easy romance idea.

I sure do love a note from my husband. I can honestly recall most of the notes he has left for me over the years.  Simple notes go a long way and can set the tone for the day.  Today's idea is a fun way to correspond with your spouse!  You each get to take turns writing what you love about your spouse.  All you need is the free printable, a black frame and an expo marker.  Print off the printable, put it in a fabulous frame, place the frame in a place that you &...

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Best Daddy Ever Jelly Beans!

The Best Daddy jelly beans Father's Day gift idea. Free printables!

I love jelly beans!  I really do.  I love trying to guess each flavor.  When I stumbled across this idea, I knew you would LOVE it too!  Jade over at The Letter 4 shared a fun printable using jelly beans!

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All you need to do to create this darling idea, is a jar of jelly beans and this darling printable!  Your spouse will love eating the jelly beans while looking up what each...

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Anniversary Photo Keepsake Idea!

Anniversary photo keepsake gift idea.

When I came across today's idea, I just had to share!  One of my dearest friends in the world is Jessica.  She is truly one of the greatest, funniest, easiest-to-be around gals I know!
When Jessica got married, one of her favorite gifts was an anniversary photo album.  On the first page of the photo album was Jessica's wedding announcement. The gift included a note that indicated that the photo album was for anniversary pictures only.  The gift giver hoped that...

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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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