Category Archives: Happy

A New Kind Of July 4th

July 4th has always been the biggest-deal holiday in my family. It’s my father’s favorite and the one holiday when he really goes all out. He gets the BIG fireworks and really puts on a show. Growing up, we would … Continue reading

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Blog Rebooted

The last month has been intense. If there was an understatement of the year – hell the century, it would be that. An unintentional side effect is that I took a step back from blogging. I’m back, well sort of; … Continue reading

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A Phone App Intervention

I’ve never been a big gamer. In fact, with the exception of a few early-nineties Mario games, I never played video games at all. My brothers were/are all obsessed. So I had access to multiple gaming systems until I was … Continue reading

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The Relationship Notebook

You know how sometimes it’s the small things that mean the world? Well, in some ways a notebook has been the best thing to happen in my marriage for awhile, but let me back up a bit. My husband and … Continue reading

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The Quiz Every Person In A Relationship Should Take!

Recently my husband and I were encouraged to take a Love Languages quiz, or really THE love language quiz. At that point neither of us had head of love languages, even though it’s not really a new concept (or a … Continue reading

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