5 Reasons You Should Ask Hubs for Help

asking husband for help

I have always been quite independent. My mom says my personality was naturally that way when I was young. However, growing up in the country with brothers I was also encouraged to be self-sufficient. I was taught being female did not mean I could do any less than my male counter parts. With those principles […]

Because I Am Called To


Today I am participating in Five Minute Friday. This is where bloggers are given a prompt and we write for 5 minutes straight. Whatever comes to mind, freely and openly, and without editing.  Prompt: Because {source} People use the word because to explain a lot of things. Or make excuses. What is my because? I give […]

Signs for Natural Hospital Births

Natural Hospital Birth Sign- girl

As we made choices in our delivery and our birthing plan we decided that we wanted to do a natural birth. However, we would be delivering at a local hospital. Although, we had been told the hospital was becoming more supportive of natural birthing procedures I still felt the need to make these little signs […]

Exhausted Wife, Exhausted Momma


{Source} On Saturday Ryan raced his 3rd Ironman distance race. He did this same race last year so I knew what to expect. I was exhausted last year from spectating for about 12 hours in the heat. This year I took some action to hopefully help be a bit less exhausted. I took at least […]

Marriage Works!: Healthy Marriage Resources

marriage works 2

Reminder: Enter our Baby Safety Giveaway (Runs through 9/22/14) for $50 Amazon Gift Card and Baby Safety Kit. When Ryan and I first started True Agape we were looking for other healthy marriage resources. For us to learn from, but also so that we could share with you! We came across Marriage Works! We have shared […]

Respecting Our Husbands with Our Whole Body (From “Real Marriage”)

Respecting Our Husbands

Reminder: Enter our Baby Safety Giveaway (Runs through 9/22/14) for $50 Amazon Gift Card and Baby Safety Kit. Awhile back I did two posts that were inspired by the book Real Marriage by Mark and Grace Driscoll. They were entitled 8 Ways We Are Selfish Lovers and 4 Tips on How To Be A Servant Lover. […]

Baby Safety Tips + Giveaway


September is Baby Safety Month so I have teamed up with a group of mom bloggers to bring you some great tips and a wonderful giveaway! But first I want to share with you a safety tip we are using. When we were pregnant I was reading a magazine which had an article about parents who […]

Chicken Recipe Round Up

Zucchini Chicken Lasagna

September is National Chicken Month so we are doing a chicken recipe round up! Ryan and I tend to eat quite a bit of chicken. And now that we have a grill we are learning lots of great new marinates to use on our chicken as well. I need to share some of those in the […]

150+ Dates to Help You Connect

150+ Dates to Help You Connect

Let’s face it we live in an extremely busy world! And as much as we try not to be overtaken by it we often are. We have great intentions of doing things that mean the most to us, but we still get drug into a hectic schedule throughout different seasons. It is important that no […]