Choosing to be a stay at home wife (with or without children) doesn’t mean you’re signing up for a life of wearing pajamas all day and eating ice cream while you spend 5 hours binge-watching your favorite soap operas then quickly getting up and throwing a ready-made meal in the oven before your husband gets home from work. Being a stay at home wife isn’t living in pajamas and eating chocolate with rollers in your hair. It’s choosing to create a haven for your husband and family, it’s managing the tasks of the household so your husband can come...Read More
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
Welcome 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.