Funny family quotes
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Funny family quotes

One of the best things you can do is laugh with and about the people who've known you the longest. Looking for some funny family quotes? Here are 14 that I love! They'll give you a good giggle. Source Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city. George Burns Source Families are like fudge - mostly sweet, with a few nuts. Les Dawson Having children is like living in a frat house – nobody sleeps, everything’s broken, and there’s a lot of throwing up. Ray Romano Older siblings are like your parents' personal science fair. They're…

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5 Things I Do to Keep my Marriage HOT
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5 Things I Do to Keep my Marriage HOT

Five Things I Do Everyday to Keep my Marriage Sizzling HOT [Guest Post] 1. Wake up and think positive thoughts. You will always find what you are looking for, so if you are looking for positive aspects of your spouse or relationship, you will find proof of them throughout the day. For the past 18 years, I’ve started everyday with snuggles. Either my husband rolls over and snuggles me or I roll over and snuggle him. I use that time to set my intentions for the day. I breathe deeply and think about how grateful I am to wake up…

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Ready for a second baby? – 5 things to consider
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Ready for a second baby? – 5 things to consider

Baby number 1 can walk & talk The idea here is that you don't have to deal with two children who can only communicate by wailing and you also don't have to worry about physically carrying two children around. Physical recovery from the first pregnancy If you're still seriously suffering the side effects of the first pregnancy, you probably shouldn't be trying for another baby just yet. You need to give your body time to fully heal. How old are you? Sorry to be so blunt about it but if your partner and yourself are getting up there in age,…

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How to treat a person with anxiety

Whether it's your husband, sister, son or cousin, here are a few things you should keep in mind when dealing with a person who has an anxiety disorder. Don't tell them "you're over-" anything Overreacting. Overexcited. Overwhelmed. Don’t try to communicate to them that the emotions that they’re feeling are exaggerated or more extreme than you think they should be. Listen without interrupting Allow them to get their thoughts out. Even if it takes a long time. Try not to interrupt or fill in any gaps where they’re trying to choose their words. Give them time to think through their…

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The Real Story of Postpartum Sex [Guest Post]
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The Real Story of Postpartum Sex [Guest Post]

“6 more weeks and you can be back at it,” my doctor parroted, distracted on her way out of the door.   It had been a rough pregnancy.  Spent almost entirely on bed rest and ending in an emergency C-Section at 30 weeks, the ordeal would soon be over.  The baby was safe in the NICU, and in 6 short weeks I would be able to do everything I could do before the pregnancy...including sex.  At least that is what the doctor said. Photo by Christian Bowen on Unsplash 6 weeks flew by.  The baby came home.  And one fateful night…

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Doctors & Postmen
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Doctors & Postmen

Every time we agree to ignore negative experiences in this great country, we’re presented with some more. More negative experiences to work at ignoring. For me, it’s usually impossible to do. I need to vent and then I can maybe ignore. I’ve had daily headaches for as long as I can remember. I seek out doctors a few times every year to try to figure out what's going on. I started early this year and I thought it might be a different route to diagnosis because we’re in a different country. Okay, I didn’t think that. The hubs thought that. My previous…

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