Tag Archives: marriage

Weddings and parents giving just the right gift.

I have a cousin who got married.  As a gift to him and his new wife his parents GAVE him 20 acres of land. To build their “dream home” on as the new daughter in law put it. Well 2 … Continue reading

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Cheating. Who admits to it more?

When I heard this was coming up on the news the other night, my first thought wasn’t “who cheats more, men or women“, but more likely, who would admit to it? I mean can you imagine a man with a news crew … Continue reading

Posted in activities, adults, affairs, behavior, beliefs, bragging, cheat, cheating, differences, emotions, fears, feelings, jealousy, life, Lying, marriage, married, mistakes, people, problems, regret, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

I want a REAL vacation!!

January 10, 2010 will be mine and Jason’s 10 year wedding anniversary. Don’t you think that’s plenty of time to save and plan for a “real” vacation? I think so, but every time I even mention it Jason rolls his … Continue reading

Posted in activities, adults, anniversary, behavior, choices, emotions, feelings, fun, holidays, life, love, marriage, memories, people, relax, romance, travel, trips, Uncategorized, vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

Separate bedrooms

This used to be a subject that people didn’t talk about. Married people sleeping in separate bedrooms. But there has been so much talk about it lately. I have had my own bedroom now for almost 10 years and I … Continue reading

Posted in adults, aging, bedrooms, behavior, change, choices, differences, embarrassed, emotions, fears, feelings, getting along, insomnia, lifestyles, love, people, relationships, separate bedrooms, sleeping, sleeping together, snoring, spouse, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Happy Anniversary

I just wanted to invite you all for a sip of the bubbly. Paul and I have been married for 29 years today. Those are Paul’s parents on the left and mine on the right.  So, cheers to us.  Not … Continue reading

Posted in anniversary, emotions, feelings, happiness, happy, laughter, life, love, marriage, married, memories, relationships, spouse, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

How would you rank your first date with someone new?

How many bad first dates have you had?  When I think back….whoa…. Check this one out. Jay Leno went into the audience to find the most embarrassing first date that a woman ever had. The winner described her worst first … Continue reading

Posted in adults, choices, embarassing, embarrassed, embarrassment, emotions, fears, feelings, fun, funny, humiliation, humor, husbands, impressions, laughter, life, marriage, men, people, things, thoughts, wives, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Sarah Palin..okay, lets go!

I am not one to ever talk about politics.  I hate it.  In my experience, all it leads to is arguments.  We all have our own opinions and some people think they can always change your mind so in my … Continue reading

Posted in accidents, adults, age, America, behavior, children, choices, control, emotions, fairness, family, fears, feelings, government, growing up, hurt, kids, kindness, life lessons, mom's, parent's, people, politics, pregnant, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 40 Comments

Scrutinized for being Real!!

Have you ever seen the show called Jon And Kate Plus 8?  It’s about a couple who have a set of twins and a set of sextuplets.  Now I’ve been watching this show since it started.  When the sextuplets were newborns.  … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, children, choices, differences, emotions, family, fears, feelings, kids, life, marriage, parent's, people, problems, relationships, siblings, stress, things, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Question of the Day

If you could change one thing about your wedding, what would it be?

Posted in changes, feelings, marriage, memories, people, Question of the day, simple questions, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

7 year itch

Just when I thought it was over, I heard the news I’d been dying to hear but never thought I would. It’s no secret Nicole and I had problems in the past. I think we both reached a point in … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, change, choices, communicating, drinking, emotions, fears, feelings, getting drunk, growing up, habits, hurt feelings, husbands, jealousy, life, life lessons, lifestyles, love, marriage, partying, people, playing around, problems, relationships, thoughts, Uncategorized, wives | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

Does money make you happy?

I know you’ve heard it…money doesn’t buy happiness. Well lets really think about it. For most of mine and my husbands relationship we’ve had money problems. Always living paycheck to paycheck. Never had money to go on vacations or even … Continue reading

Posted in choices, dreams, emotions, family, fears, feelings, good habits, growing up, habits, home, husbands, life, lifestyles, marriage, material possessions, money, people, relationships, stress, things, thoughts, Uncategorized, wives, work, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Friends competing over life

This is happening close to my husband and I.  We have a close group of friends and it seems like they compete for everything.  First it started out who was getting married first.  So, now they are all married.  Well … Continue reading

Posted in bad habits, children, choices, competition, control, emotions, family, feelings, friends, games, husbands, kids, marriage, peer pressure, people, pregnancy, pregnant, relationships, thoughts, Uncategorized, wives | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Seemingly Simple

I’m pretty young, 24…oh okay I’m almost 28 and only have one child. Is this an open invitation to ask me, “so when are you having another?” I get it, they see or hear I have only one and then … Continue reading

Posted in age, children, choices, embarrassment, emotions, family, feelings, hurt feelings, kids, life, marriage, mom, parent's, people, simple questions, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Finding enough time in a day

HELP!!!  I feel like I’m running out of time.  Things just aren’t getting done.  I don’t know what to do.  I usually get up at 6 am, get ready for work, get the 3 year old ready, say good bye and … Continue reading

Posted in children, choices, chores, control, emotions, family, fears, feelings, guilt, home, housework, jobs, kids, life, lifestyles, marriage, mom, parent's, people, responsibility, stress, thoughts, women, work, working, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Double standard!!

I’ve been pondering this question for years. Why is it more acceptable for women to wear the pants in the relationship than the man? I have some friends who will be named A and B who are married and A is so proud … Continue reading

Posted in anger, bad habits, bossy, bullying, children, control, embarrassed, embarrassment, emotions, Father's, feelings, hurt feelings, husbands, kids, marriage, men, overbearing, parent's, people, relationships, thoughts, Uncategorized, unhealthy, wives, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

American dream

I think about this quite often. I don’t know why. What is your American dream? Is it baseball and apple pie? Freedom to do what we want or the right to bitch when something doesn’t go our way? To me … Continue reading

Posted in aging, childhood, children, choices, death, dreams, emotions, family, Father's, fears, feelings, freedoms, games, home, housework, husbands, jobs, kids, life, lifestyles, love, marriage, memory, mom, money, parent's, people, pre teens, relationships, responsibility, smell, teenagers, thoughts, wives, work, working | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Question of the day

 What is love to you?

Posted in dreams, emotions, feelings, friendship, happy, love, marriage, people, Question of the day, relationships, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Question of the day

If you could eliminate one habit your mate/room-mate has, what would you have them stop doing?

Posted in bad habits, choices, feelings, friends, habits, husbands, marriage, people, Question of the day, relationships, spouse, thoughts, wives | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Question of the day

Your best friend’s spouse is being unfaithful. Would you tell your friend? If so, how?

Posted in choices, emotions, feelings, friends, friendship, hurt feelings, marriage, people, Question of the day, relationships, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments