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21 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments


This week, I’m taking a much-needed and well-overdue vacation with my family. I’m also taking my own advice to disconnect, for the most part, and spend time with them.  Please take some time this week to do the same with yours. I’ll be back with lots of new stuff for you next week! <3 Aja […]

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30 July 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Monday Marriage Devotional: Ephesians 4:2-3

Married couple holding hands

2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. 3 Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.~ Ephesians 4:2-3 Are you practicing humility, gentleness, and patience with your spouse in order to bring love, unity, and peace into your household today? Is […]

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20 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

What I Learned About Mickey Mouse: Tales from the ‘Hood

Ahhh…parenting…. Last weekend we took our kids to a birthday party for our neighbors’ one-year-old godson. Amid the multiple moonbounces, merry-go-round, splash toys and candy station they also had Mickey and Minnie Mouse mascots walking around, interacting with the little ones. While my niece wanted no parts of either mouse, my three-year-old  son, as he […]

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11 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Now that you know WHAT to eat, it’s time to know WHEN to eat

Woman with scale

This is part two of our fitness focus series. Certified personal trainer Reginald Gooden gives his tips to help couples get fit, even if you don’t have much time. Regulating your metabolism plays a tremendous role in losing weight and becoming fit. Your body craves regularity and order. If you don’t feed it properly and […]

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28 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

5 Ways to Really Say “I’m Sorry” to Your Spouse

Remember that quote from the movie Love Story starring a pre-crazy Ryan O’Neal? I think I heard the quote long before I knew where it actually came from. “Love means never having to say you’re sorry.” Lies. Lies. All lies. Who came up with this tomfoolery and who repeated it to try and make it […]

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14 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Sexy Playlist Music: Secret Garden

Barry White, El Debarge, sexy in bass and falsetto. I remember loving this song when I was like 10 or so and feeling…wrong. Like I needed to repent for thoughts I hadn’t even had yet–lol. Listen and enjoy! What song is on your sexy playlist?

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04 June 2012 ~ 3 Comments

7 Days of Sex Starts Today!

This week, we’ll be jumping on the Lifetime Television bandwagon and doing the 7 Days of Sex Challenge. The challenge is easy; commit to sex with your spouse for 7 days in a row. We’ll be posting tips over the next 7 days to help make the challenge even more fun On the show, couples […]

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21 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Monday Marriage Quote; Hardest Learned Lessons

The hardest-learned lesson: that people have only their kind of love to give, not our kind.–Mignon McLauglin  

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25 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Wordless Wednesday: Last Couples’ Photo Challenge!

Husband and wife at Deep Creek

Today is the last day we’ll be doing the Couples’ Photo Challenge. Find the most recent pic you have of you and your spouse and tag us in it on Facebook, post it to the Facebook wall, or tweet it and mention us @microwavelove. This has been fun! This is the last picture we took […]

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10 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Three Things I Like About Him

The Generous Wife posted this challenge on her blog and of course we were all over it. The challenge is to create a “21 Days book” by writing down three good things about your spouse and/or your marriage every day over the next 21 days. Here are my three for the day: I like the […]

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