A New Kind of Date Night


I tried something new yesterday and I had so much fun! The past two weeks have been getting stressful in my house. I think my girls have spring fever! Here in Michigan we got some really nice and warm weather awhile back and then things got a little colder again. Everyone wants out of the […]

10 Easy Ways to Love on Your Husband

10 ways to love

If you have never read the book, The 5 Love Languages, I would highly recommend it. It is one of the books that helped change my marriage. This book talks about finding out how you give and receive love and then teaches you to love your spouse in the way that matters most to them. […]

Talking Marriage in Church


Marriage is one of those topics that I think the church tends to shy away from addressing. You know those topics like living together before marriage, abortion, same sex marriage, submission, and tithing; all those topics that might upset someone in the church if you speak out about them. Or, all of those topics that […]

5 Common Mistakes in Marriage


“And they lived happily ever after…” We have all read the stories that end like this and if you’re like most people this is the way you hope your life story will go. However, if you are like most people, you have learned that real life doesn’t go like we plan. Four years ago my […]

Are You a Fun Wife?

fun wife

There we were sitting by the water, eating dinner, and talking. No interruptions. No having to cut food into tiny pieces. No having to run to the restroom multiple times with each child. No having to get up a million times to pick up a sippy cup or toy that has been thrown down.  It […]

Changes Are Coming…


Well, it’s time for changes at Stuck in Your Rut. This blog started as my husband and I working to make sure that we weren’t getting stuck in a rut in life. However, deep down the real reason that this blog started is because I needed a kick in the butt to take the blogging […]