Being a Wife Ain’t Always Cute

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Nor is being a wife glamorous….. Sure, you see the sexy vacation pics and the fun selfies folks post on social media. I know I post […]

You Just Have to Fight For Your Marriage

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A few years ago, Don and I were at a crossroad: do we remain married even though we didn’t like each other? It was not […]

5 Ways To Make Time for Your Boo During the Holidays- Part 4

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I hope you have been working on the last 3 tips with purpose. My plan is for you and your Boo to get closer during […]

My Contract Ends; Now What?

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“When one door closes another door opens, but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not […]

We Will Forgo a Christmas Tree This Year

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If you are like me, you have a million things on your plate. Putting up a Christmas tree is not on that list. That task, […]

4 Books That Made My Marriage Better: Part 1

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This post contains affiliate links.  My husband Don and I have been married for 17 years, however, the first 15 were awfully tumultuous. We argued […]

I Will Be Thankful Minus the Guilt This Thanksgiving

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I had been living with a lot of guilt lately. It was not from anything that I did but it still robbed me of my […]

{Tracy’s Story} We Are an ARMY of ONE

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During the month of November, The Real Wife Movement™ will be featuring stories from military wives. These brave veterans or active duty women will share […]

{Naomi’s Story} No, I WANT to Call Him Daddy!

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During the month of October, The Real Wife Movementâ„¢ will be featuring stories from wives who have blended families. They will share what they did […]

I Am Great Mom!

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For years, I questioned my parenting skills and I wondered if I would ever be a great mom. After all, I was pregnant with my […]