Quality Time

The second Love Language to discuss is Quality Time. Quality Time may look and feel differently for different people; however when I think of quality time I think of giving someone your undivided attention. Chapman writes “In the vernacular of Quality Time, nothing says, ‘I love you,’ like full, undivided attention.” I joke around about... Continue Reading →

Words of Affirmation

Today’s Love Language of focus, is Words of Affirmation. This love language is first discussed in the book, and focuses on the way we speak to each other. In The 5 Love Languages Chapman discusses that giving your spouse a genuine compliment every day is one of the best ways to effectively express loving words of affirmations.... Continue Reading →

Finding Opportunities to Focus Intention

I find myself having difficulty writing about my areas of focus this month, because there isn’t generally a tangible way to measure them. In January, as I focused on decluttering and organizing, it was very obvious whether a drawer looked like a disaster. February and March were similar as both could be measured with numerical... Continue Reading →

Happy Birthday Husband!

Yesterday we celebrated my darling husband's birthday. Every year, I try to make a big deal of his birthday, and make him feel special, because it wasn't always that way. In many ways, he had a not-so-great childhood. His parent's divorced when he was young, and it was really ugly. He didn't have contact with... Continue Reading →

Realizations and Recognition

My husband and I have lived together for the better part of 16 years. In those 16 years, you notice quirks about the other persons habits you love, and little things  that make you absolutely crazy. Oftentimes, we are quick to notice the things that drive us nuts. The most typical I think we all... Continue Reading →

April Happiness Project

March came in like a lion, and well, left like one too. And I am super excited to be moving on to my next topic for my Happiness Project: Marriage! Mastering Money March was great in many ways. It opened up lines of communication about sensitive subjects, and brought to light various ways in which... Continue Reading →

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