Why I'm Putting My Husband First After Having Kids

Why I’m Putting My Husband First After Having Kids

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I really didn’t know what I was getting myself into when I said my “I dos” that late-summer afternoon almost five years ago. In that kitschy church just off the main drag of a sleepy summer town weeks away from hibernation, I said my vows without reservation.   I knew I had chosen well. And, […]

Nothing says romance like two sleep-deprived new parents trying desperately just to make it through the day without killing each other. Here are tangible tips on how to survive the changes your relationship has undergone and how to still do well as a couple.

Married With Kids: The Ultimate Survival Guide

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  Nothing says romance like two sleep-deprived new parents trying desperately just to make it through the day without killing each other. Let me paint the scene for you shall I? Sleep divided up into two-three hour increments does crazy things to your psyche. The patient, loving, and considerate spouse you once fell in love […]

A Letter To My Pregnant Self About Marriage

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    To: My Pregnant Self,   Congratulations on making it this far without killing anyone.   REALLY.   You’ve had a lot on your plate over the course of this pregnancy and even though you may have been more sensitive than usual, all of your loved ones still love you and you still love […]

What if it were Just my Kids and me?

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If you’re visiting Parenting from the Heart for the first time, click here to see my Readers’ Favourite Posts <3 Though my husband’s and my relationship started off as a swept-off-of-my-feet-type story, the first time I experienced true unconditional love at first sight was when I saw and held my daughter for the first time. […]