12 Proper Etiquette Tips for Social Media

     IN A WORLD WHERE SOCIAL MEDIA IS EVERYWHERE… …it’s important to know some basic rules, as well as some etiquette tools to keep us on the same page with respecting one another. No one says that you HAVE to follow any specific accounts, so if you’re choosing to follow someone, then there needs […]

Our Favorite Tips For Newlyweds

     THE VOWS HAVE BEEN EXCHANGED, THE GIFTS HAVE BEEN UNWRAPPED, THE HONEYMOON WAS A BLAST, AND THE THANK YOU NOTES HAVE BEEN WRITTEN… …and still, regardless of how long you’ve been together, being married is different. The first couple of years can be a challenge because learning how to do marriage the right way […]

6 Tips on Surviving and thriving in a long distance relationship

     RELATIONSHIPS ARE A WILD AND CHALLENGING JOURNEY ALL ON THEIR OWN. So it makes sense that, no matter the reason, when you add ‘long-distance’ into the mix, you find yourself up against some real “make it or break it” scenarios. Whether your partner is in the military, travels a lot for work, or […]

8 Healthy Habits of a Confident Woman

     WHILE MOST PEOPLE WHO SEE ME ONLINE CONSIDER ME A VERY CONFIDENT PERSON… …however, you must know that for almost a decade of my adult life, I was very insecure in most areas of my life. I cared what people thought of me way too much. I would stay up worrying about certain […]

What our Divorced followers wish they had done differently

     UNFORTUNATELY, AFTER A RELATIONSHIP ENDS IS TYPICALLY THE TIME YOU START TO GAIN SOME PERSPECTIVE. HINDSIGHT IS 20/20, RIGHT? It is much easier, once it’s all over, to look back and reflect on what went wrong, what went right (if anything at all), and discover what your part was in the marriage failing. […]

18 Questions to Ask Yourself Every Month

     BEING SELF-AWARE IS EXTREMELY BENEFICIAL, AND ALLOWS YOU TO HAVE A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF YOUR EMOTIONS, ACTIONS, AND WHY YOU DO WHAT YOU DO. As you become more self-aware, you will learn about your strengths and weaknesses, and in learning those, you can strive to change as needed. Self reflection has been found […]

Our Debt Story: How We Paid Off $200k

     WE HATE TALKING ABOUT MONEY.  Budgets, spreadsheets, credit limits, financial goals, retirement funds… we’d rather talk about anything than have to face our money head on. But something terrible happened to us back in 2008, and we were forced to deal with our financial issues. This is our miraculous story about how we […]

6 Tips for Breaking Your Smartphone Obsession

     I’M NOT SURE ABOUT YOU, BUT…. I don’t want to look back 20 years from now and know that I missed out on some of my life’s greatest memories, all because I was obsessed with scrolling on my phone. Relationships today are suffering for many reasons, but cell phone usage is by far on […]

The Best Present for the Engaged Couple in Your Life

     What better gift could you give your newly engaged friends or family than their very own “Happily Ever After”?! We sure can’t think of any! 😜 A few years ago, after some time working with couples, we realized that there was a certain “intimidation factor” when people hear the phrase “premarital counseling”. So, […]

12 Ways to Get Rid of Stress

     STRESS SUCKS! AND WHEN IT SHOWS UP, IT AFFECTS EVERY AREA OF OUR LIFE. Have you ever been around someone that has hit their limit? They’re no happy camper. We’ve had our share of bad days from overloaded schedules to finding out that I need a root canal! 😣 While we were planning our […]