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"Arlene Pellicane shares practical ideas on how to become a happy wife."

-Dr. Gary Chapman, bestselling author of The Five Love Languages

"31 Days to a Happy Husband is a meaningful read for any wife who wants to get closer to her husband."

-David Jeremiah, pastor and founder of Turning Point Ministries, New York Times Bestselling Author

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-Liz Curtis Higgs, speaker and bestselling author of nearly 30 books


Your Child Probably Doesn’t Need That

Have you seen this GIANT teddy bear at Costco? I get such a kick out of seeing it while I’m shopping.  Only in America could there be such a GREAT, BIG TOY in a warehouse!  Who has space to bring Teddy home? I guess there’s a shopper with a Mack […]



Book Giveaway: Hoodwinked

***Giveaway is closed, congrats to Angie our winner!*** My friends Karen Ehman and Ruth Schwenk have teamed up to write a book that will help you relax as a mom. Relax?  Do moms do that? In Hoodwinked: Ten Myths Moms Believe & Why We All Need to Knock It Off, […]



Podcast: Humor for the Weary Mom with Rhonda Rhea

Download the podcast on iTunes or listen here: Need a good laugh today?  If you’re feeling a tad overwhelmed or frustrated, you’re going to love this talk with hilarious speaker, author and mother of five Rhonda Rhea.  She’ll inspire you to make the best of date nights gone wrong, raging hormones, […]



Free Marriage Summit: Adventure, Mission and Romance!

As I heard Tim Hawkins say in his comedy act last week, when you’re newlyweds, you whisper to your beloved, “Please don’t go.”  You hang on to his sleeve and kiss passionately before you must part ways. Twenty years later, it turns into: “Please don’t.  Go!” Too funny!  We all understand that […]


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8 Ways to Make Your Wife Happy

All right dear friends…you know I write about being a happy wife and how we can make our husbands happy. But I thought this week, I’d write about 8 ways a husband can make a wife happy.  Feel free to share this list with your man and highlight the ones […]



Tim Hawkins: How You Can Laugh and Love This Week

My family had a huge highlight yesterday…to meet THE MAN at a concert at our home church Bonita Valley Community Church…the comedian who’s lines punctuate our home on most days… Tim Hawkins!!! Tim Hawkins is by far our favorite comedian.  If you’ve never heard Tim talk about conflict resolution in […]


Video: Is Your Mom Really Happy?

Inspired by Jim Daly (Focus on the Family) who asked my kids, “Is your mom really a happy mom?” I decided to turn the camera on them to find out. As I write about in Day 22 of 31 Days to Becoming a Happy Mom, “thick skin required” when it […]