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My ‘Mr. Darcy’


Everyone knows that behind a good man is an even better woman! But, I’m here to tell you that behind a great mom is great support. Even single moms can’t totally do it alone; they have some type of support system to help them muddle through. My make-it-through-the-tough-times champion is my hubby. He’s been there from the beginning, held my hand–and my heart–through thick and thin, and I couldn’t ask for a better husband and father.

When Courtney at Mommy Lady Club asked me to guest post for her ‘Mr. Darcy’ series I was excited, and to be honest, a little reluctant. My hubby is pretty private and me blogging about Lovebug and airing our dirty laundry our adventures is a stretch of comfort for him, but I was excited to share my story because I know just how lucky I am.

It’s kind of weird to brag talk about how ‘wonderful my life is’–trust me, it’s not always perfect and takes A LOT of work–but at the end of the day it’s the foundation that holds it all together. And I have to say, I’ve got a great foundation.

…It was love at first sight. Puppy love. We were only 10. The feelings were mutual and little did we know at the time we were soul mates; destined to be together.

What kind of a relationship can 10 year olds have? You know, it’s the playground kind of love. At school, you hold hands and away from school you dream of the crush you have. It probably seemed trivial at the time, but something in my heart was sparked.
As the years passed, we grew; with each other and as separate people…
Continue reading my guest ‘Mr. Darcy’ post at Mommy Lady Club
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