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10 Ways to Respect Your Husband or Boyfriend

10 Ways to respect your husband - These quotes and thoughts about marriage, men, husbands, and boyfriends. How to improve your marriage by showing respect to your husband. Great article about the truths of marriage.

Some time ago, my friend Amy wrote a post about her nice voice. If you haven’t already read it, you should. I’ll wait til you’re finished. –– –– –– I’m not sure if you noticed, but in the comments, I wrote that I am good at giving my nice voice to my girls, but I am awful at letting my husband hear it. Joe gets, “I need!” and “Can’t you?” and “Don’t!” and he deserves so much better. I know that I am not the only one. Almost ten years ago, a friend challenged me to write a list of … Read more

My Husband Rocks – Giveaway from Union28

When you feel frazzled, it’s hard to think about giving yourself to another person. I have tried four times to write my Gift of You post, my last one from the Honoring the Man They Call Daddy series. I just can’t write it right now. I can’t imagine giving of myself given my current level of stress. My writer’s block on this topic is all mine. I love Joe, and I think he is an wonderful, kind man and a superlative husband. In short, my husband rocks. As part of our Honoring the Man They Call Daddy, the other bloggers … Read more

The Gift of You – Honoring the Man They Call Daddy

Honoring the Man They Call Daddy

I haven’t yet written my last  Honoring the Man They Call Daddy post, called The Gift of You (and featuring a giveaway from Union28) but I’m working on it. In the meantime, check out what the other 4 amazing bloggers wrote on the subject. Did you see the other bloggers’ posts about giving yourself ? Honoring Daddy with the Gift Of You Looking back of the posts she’s written for Honoring the Man They Call Daddy, Amy realized that the only thing her husband really wants is her. There’s a recurring theme here, I do believe.  My husband would give … Read more

Planning an At-Home Date – Honoring the Man They Call Daddy

For my fourth Honoring the Man They Call Daddy post, I shared why Joe and I need to spend some time dating again. Did you see the other bloggers’ posts about planning at-home dates? I loved every single one. The Date Night Myth This post may just get me kicked out of the blogosphere, but in all honesty, I think the importance of regular date nights is over-emphasized and not really a true indicator of a healthy marriage at all. Yep, I said it. In many ways, Mandi’s post was like part two of mine. She explained how to focus … Read more

Why I Need to Date My Husband

The best way for a couple to improve their marriage is to go on regular date nights. Here's why you need to have them, full of great quotes!

I’ve finally found someone who makes me feel like my life has just begun That’s a line from a Toby Keith song that I listened to on repeat for hours in the months after I met my husband. I was a crazy person, smitten with Joe Ziegmont. Look at him. How could I not be smitten? Joe could do no wrong. He was smart and sexy and strong and the mere thought of him made my heart flutter. Then we got married and had some kids and I could hardly think of anything nice to say about the poor fella … Read more

Welcoming Him Home – Honoring the Man They Call Daddy

For my third Honoring the Man They Call Daddy post, I asked Joe what we could do to make him feel welcome and comfortable at home. This answer struck me most of all: “It would be nice if everyone could smile at me and say hello when I come home from work.” So that’s what I’m working on right now. It’s not an easy job, but it’s important. To all of us. Did you see the other bloggers’ posts about welcoming him home? JessieLeigh’s post on Parenting Miracles this week was about making your home a welcoming haven. Is there … Read more