Category Archives: Married Life

Get through the good and bad with these tips and tales.

Hello Spring! This Winter Marriage Was Busy, Cozy, and Tough At Times!

After all of the snow we had this winter in New Jersey I for one am standing here with giant welcome signs happily ushering in the spring. Today it begins, and that means our first winter as husband and wife … Continue reading

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How to (Successfully!) Nag Your Husband

Now my husband has made it no secret that one of his least favorite things about me sometimes is my “nagging” tendencies. I’d like to think of myself as a pusher and a doer but to him my “do this” … Continue reading

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These 13 Phrases Make Marriage Easier (Try Them!)

The first year of marriage is like that super coaster at the amusement park you always went to as a kid. You remember the one. It’s super fast, scary as hell in some places, turns your world upside down momentarily, … Continue reading

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Should You Say I DO To Marriage But I DONT To Sharing Your Money?

When we started telling people that we were FINALLY getting married after six year of dating, we got a lot of unsolicited advice. It spanned all the usual stuff – home buying, wedding costs, taxes and credit – but one … Continue reading

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Our DIY Living Room Makeover Part One: It Is Amazing What A Little Paint And Cork Can Do

As I mentioned before, since we’re newlyweds who can’t afford a new house, we’re settling for a new look in ever room in our apartment instead. This month we’re on a mission to transform our living room without breaking the … Continue reading

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Meet A Wife Monday: Blogger and Necklace Fanatic Jen Stops By

A lot of things inspire me to want to keep my marriage healthy and happy. One of them is meeting other wives who are making it work every day, and loving it! I knew quite a few before I said … Continue reading

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