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9 steps toward a better getting-ready routine

I love mornings.  I love getting up early (once I’m out of bed) and enjoying…

The power of yes

You’ve probably heard about the power of no. “Every time you say yes to something,…

Fudge cookies with sea salt

Y’all, I’ve made these cookies for two groups and both times people have asked for…

My P90X experience: pros and cons

Exercise has always been part of my lifestyle, starting in elementary school when my dad…

5 reasons to combine finances when you get married

Money can be a touchy and emotional topic. Like sex, money is a crucial conversation…

Long distance friendships

I just got off the phone with one of my college friends. We now live…

Face the future without fear

“She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future.”…

When marriage precedes career

Michael and I started dating (long distance) in January 2007, while I was studying English…

A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.

– Andre Maurois

The most boring yet most perpetuated question in the world

“What do you do?” Well, since you asked, I do a lot.  Sometimes I do…

House fever and other financial topics that might be on your mind

In my conversations with friends about this blog, money has come up as one of…

Marriage lesson from one of TV’s best power couples

I caught up on some recent episodes of The Office this weekend.  If you’ve watched…