Love Letters to Your Man: Tell Him Why You Love Him + Free Printable Hearts

Last year I created this Love Letter Scavenger Hunt for my husband. To simplify things this year, I created a template heart so all I have to do is print, cut out, and write a "love letter" on the opposite side of each one. Then, each morning, I sneak a love letter heart into my hubby's wallet, his pants or coat pocket,or his lunch so he's sure to find it some time during the day. Who doesn't like to hear what you love about them? I know I do. This love letter scavenger hunt is a fun, … [Read more...]

6 Steps to Help You Grow in Love for Your Family

Do you struggle to really love your husband & children?Do you want to love your family more but feel you can't?    I've mentioned before that one of my daily prayers is that the Lord will teach me how to love my husband and children more like He loves them. While it's easy to lay the blame on my introverted-perfectionist qualities, the truth is, shortcomings and personality quirks aside, I often neglect to show the little people -- and even the big one -- in my life how much I love them like I … [Read more...]

How I Met My Husband: Or Why You Really Should Listen to Your Parents

 I knew Daniel might be "the one" before I ever laid eyes on him.As a young woman in my 20s, I had dated a few guys that my dad made very clear he did not like or approve of. In my mind, no one was going to be good enough. Until Daniel.It was 2002, and I was 23 years old. I was riding in the car with my parents when my dad very casually mentioned this young man he had hired to work on one of his projects (my dad builds Food Lions & shopping centers)."His name is Daniel Boone," Dad had said. … [Read more...]