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Just Because Flowers

My husband buys flowers for Valentine’s Day. My husband buys flowers for the first day of school. My husband buys flowers for my birthday. He is smart enough  NOT to buy flowers after a fight, because what wife wants the reminder? But, to be honest, the best kinda’ flowers….. …are the JUST BECAUSE flowers. Flowers Just Because He Loves […]

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What About That Toilet Seat?

 Writers wax eloquent about this topic.  Comedians garnish laughs and build their careers by bringing it to light.  Marriage counselors discuss it with struggling couples.  Where two or three married women are gathered, the subject is likely to come up.  Pregnant women are given serious warnings to watch for this behavior by their spouses. Apparently, […]

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Laughter Doeth the Marriage Well

Not that 24 years makes me an expert, but I think I have learned a few things about marriage. Laughter makes all things better. Sometimes you have to laugh, or you would cry. Marriage is hard because well, uh, because men are men and women are women. I know,  that’s deep. We’re different.  We think differently.  We […]

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HAPPILY EVER AFTERS Don’t Just HAPPEN

Everyone, especially women, adores love stories with the Happily Ever After Ending. They have this fairy tale idea that the Happy Ever After automatically begins right after the honeymoon.       We’ve all heard the saying “The Honeymoon’s Over.” That saying isn’t without cause. When the wedding planning, the ceremony and the honeymoon are […]

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