Author: Deliberately Here

8 Ways to Prepare Yourself for Pregnancy

In my previous post 7 Things To Do Before Having a Baby I gave you some fun ideas to do with your spouse before your baby comes. In this post, I will give you a few ideas on what to do now that you’ve decided to try for baby bird.    (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.)   8 ways to prepare yourself for pregnancy 1) Start taking a multi-vitamin or prenatal vitamins.   It is important that you are getting at least 400 mcg. of folic acid a day out of...

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7 Things You Should Do Before Having a Baby

I have terrible baby envy. It seems that everywhere I look there are pictures of babies, baby bumps, or adorable babies in the grocery store, the car next to me, or moms pushing their children in a stroller down the street.  I am an avid baby envier.  My husband and I made the decision before we got married that we would wait 2 years after getting married before trying for a baby bird.  It seemed reasonable.  2 years gave us time to settle into our rental, and possibly find a place to buy for ourselves in that time before having...

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Rejoice in the Husband of Your Youth

Intimacy “The greatest gift a woman can give her husband is to enjoy herself sexually” Rather than her just doing her duty. Physical intimacy is essential to all marriages.  Some people were raised being told that sex is filthy, dirty and shameful and that you should save it for the one that you love.  Many wives look at physical intimacy as their duty in marriage.  This is not a healthy way to see sex; men do not want it to just be about placating them just a while.  Sex was created before there was any sin in the world, and if done in marriage...

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Meal Planning 101

Continue down to the bottom of the post to sign up and receive your very own FREE weekly meal planner. I love meal planning, it has saved my hunny and I loads of money on groceries and eliminates foods that used to go to waste in our refrigerator/pantry. I have put together a list of 10 different ways to make meal planning less stressful for you. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.)   Number 1 is, of course, talk to your spouse/family/roommates and find out some of their favourite meals. Don’t just...

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Frugal Living

Experimenting, making stuff from scratch, and finding new ways for frugal living is my niche. Homemade and homegrown are such rewarding words.  Living a frugal life does not come easy, but it is such a rewarding lifestyle, it challenges you and forces you to make do with what you have, it makes you become creative and try things you would never have before. Growing a garden is a great way to cut down on your grocery bills, and don’t think the delicious food you get out of your garden is just for summertime!  Cutting up and freezing your vegetables...

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Meet Amy of Deliberately HereWelcome to Deliberately Here!
I’m Amy, a stay at home wife and mom who is letting go of perfection and learning to live deliberately.
Here you will learn everything from mom life tips and how to love your role as a mother to the best tips for decluttering and creating an organized home you love.