5 Critical Steps to Follow When Resolving Conflicts with Your Spouse

I was sitting in my bed trying to hold back the tears, not knowing why the most important person in my life was constantly hurting me…and I him. Hurtful words from wounded hearts were the norm for Gus and I. Trying to give love out of a dried up well was the constant in our…

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7 Ways to Know if You Have a Powerful Family

You may look at our family picture and think we look “perfect.” But, I’ll be the first to admit we are far from perfect… In fact, to get our family to where we are, it has taken us a lot of mistakes and work and diligence. We’ve worked on character, manners, chores, academics, life lessons,…

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10 Ways to Guarantee Your Marriage Will End in Divorce

The divorce rate in the United States is nearly 50%. Those are high numbers considering 100% of these couples were supposedly in love when they married. I am sure not one of these couples considered they had a 50/50 chance of not making it. Their dreams to live “happily ever after” ended in a friendly…

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Live Life With Flavor Challenge Day 18 – Pain in Marriage

Today is Day 18 of the Live Life with Flavor Challenge and Wild Marriage Wednesday! Throughout this challenge I have wanted to share some of the things that contributed to the woman I am… Like any budding friendship, topics start out fun and exciting. Then as people become more familiar, conversations of a more intimate nature are brought…

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Will YOU Accept this Challenge?

There has been a lot of talk lately about the #ALSICEBUCKET Challenge…I guess a challenge is a good thing, because it gets people thinking about specific issues and it gets people to take action. About 4 months ago, I thought of doing a unique challenge for women- the #LIVELIFEWITHFLAVOR Challenge. This idea emerged after I realized…

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