Diamonds, Saltpeter And Other Bad Gifts


Gift-getting expectations should not be gift-giving obligations.

A Gentlemen’s Guide to the Colored Gem Trifecta


Do you have someone you’re gift-shopping for? Here’s what you need to know before you buy.

37 Weeks Pregnant – A Letter To My Wife

Appreciating what is right before me

Frank Prather is a self-identified “badass” with credits as a break-dancer, body-builder, Harley owner, gun-toter, and worst of all – a blogger. Now he is graduating to being a “badass dad.”

What A Bad Country Music Concert Taught Me About Marriage


Irritation is the way of all flesh. The question is, if you’re going to be annoyed for all of eternity, who do you want to be doing the annoying?

Best Valentine’s Day Ever–Alone

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A guaranteed cure to loneliness on silly holidays created by Halmark

What I Wondered This Valentine’s Day


The day we are called to celebrate those closest to us is a good thing, right?

7 Reasons For Being In A Committed Relationship

Reasons to stay connected

Post Valentine’s Day musings by Steven Lake on the value of a long-term relationship.

Dads and Families Podcast Episode 51: I Don’t Need to Drop Heat Daddy

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The weekly Podcast returns with sick toddlers, kid’s saying the darndest things, and Valentine’s Day recaps.

The (Positive) Value Of Anger in Finding Love

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Dr. Nerdlove on how to manage anger in a proper manner.

How to Stay Crazy in Love

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At 65 this romance writer and his wife of 27 years are still crazy in love. Here’s how they do it.

Inspiration Unpacked: Life’s Greatest Regret

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When it takes a special day to remind us to say “I love you” we’re setting ourselves up for a lifetime of regrets.

Say ‘I Love You’

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An encounter with a teammate reminds Isa Qasim that saying ‘I love you’ isn’t limited to romantic relationships or your immediate family.

Top Ten Films to Watch on Valentines Day

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Men are you short on ideas for Valentine’s Day? Share these films with your special someone.

Love is Greek To Me


We don’t always understand love, even if it’s all around us.

You Are Loved

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Thomas Fiffer talks about where love really lives on the day of romance.

Unplugged Valentine

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When V-Day and technology collide.