DO YOU DREAM OF QUITTING YOUR JOB AND BECOMING A STAY AT HOME MOM? Does the thought of becoming a stay at home mom and never having to leave your house to go to work excite you? Or are you on the fence about it, worried that if you take this leap and stay home you will be ruining your life? Becoming a stay at home mom or wife is a wonderful, rewarding job. But it is not right for everyone, and it might not be right for you. When deciding whether or not being a stay at home...Read More
This post is sponsored by Basic Invite. All opinions expressed are my own. When you think of events, specifically wedding planning, what’s the first thing that pops into your mind? THE FIRST THING THAT COMES TO MIND FOR ME IS CRAZY, HECTIC STRESS. I am not a planner. I have never been a planner, and I will never be a planner. If I get put in charge of planning events, it seriously stresses me out. So you can imagine the pressure I felt when my (now) husband and I got engaged. We had a shorter than average engagement, but...Read More
Have you ever found that saying “I love you” just doesn’t cut it? Sometimes you want to express your love in ways other than words, and that’s exactly what you’ll find in this post – 60 cute and different ways to say I love you to him. I get it – sometimes words just aren’t enough. You want to express your love to your man, and with these 60 creative ways to say I love you, you’re bound to find one that will work for you. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) 60 DIFFERENT WAYS...Read More
Dear wife who feels like she’s failing – you’re not a failure, you are only human. Have you ever had those days where all you can think of is how badly you’re screwing this whole wife thing up? You know the days where you’ve gotten irritated with your husband, spilled your coffee, raised your voice at your children, and still haven’t finished that argument with your husband that has now lasted two…no, three, days? – and it’s not even 9 AM yet. Those days when all you want to do is stick earplugs in, crawl into bed, curl up...Read More
It has been over a year since my husband and I decided that I would be a stay at home wife, and it has changed our lives in ways that we could never have imagined. Before getting married I was working full-time at a job that I definitely didn’t love. Although it was a job that paid my bills and allowed me to save up some money, I wasn’t truly happy there. I felt like I was stuck in a job that was constantly sucking out of me, and I was never being refilled… Sound familiar? Since I can...Read More
Welcome to Deliberately Here!
I’m Amy, a stay at home wife who is letting go of perfection and learning to live deliberately.
Here you will learn everything from frugal lifestyle habits and how to thrive on a budget to the best tips for decluttering and creating an organized home you love.