So I Married a Craft Blogger

I don’t even remember how it happened.
Perhaps it was a link on Facebook, maybe it was twitter.
But it was a glorious day when I discovered this new blog.
Written by a guy.
The husband of a craft blogger (one that I love oh-so-much).
I read, and read, and read as he hilariously documented the life of a guy married to a crafty gal. I knew i just had to ask him to introduce himself to y’all.
So here he is:

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Surprisingly enough, the mommy/craft blog world is dominated by, well, mommies. Think of your three favorite blogs. How many of them are authored by men? Yep, that’s what I thought. It’s a woman’s world. That said, many of you have male significant others who probably watch your blog involvement with puzzled bemusement.

Want to know what those men are really thinking?

I’m Trevor, husband of Mandy, the crafting momma at Sugar Bee Crafts. Earlier this year we celebrated our eleventh anniversary and Mandy invited me to “guest post” on her blog and share my version of our love story in honor of our eleven year anniversary.  Realizing that it’s every guy’s dream to write his love story and post it on the web for the world to see, I jumped at the chance – you can read that sappy tale here.  Rest assured, I got a lot of high-fives from my guy friends after the post.  They all said it was really sweet and all and wished they could do the same…or something like that.

Following the feedback from the love story post, I decided to take my act on the road and start my own blog. Hence So I Married A Craft Blogger was born. I ask out loud (and sometimes answer) the questions your husbands, boyfriends, and other men in your life have been thinking, such as:

Here’s how it works:  I share my honest perspective of being married to a craft blogger.  That means the good, the bad, and the…well, I better not go there.  I share what I think and experience and Mandy promises not to get upset or offended.

Having a husband and wife blogging duo in our home has definitely made it an interesting place. All of the funny things that happen day to day are fair game for blog material. The kids have all wanted to to start a blog at one point or another, which means we create a Word document into which we help them write and insert pictures. It gives me something to chat about with the male engineers at my work. Mandy loves it because she gets to spend more time blogging and claim it’s “one-on-one” time with her husband.

So come visit So I Married A Craft Blogger and read a post or two. Or take the challenge and get your man to read a few posts. You’ll see him shaking his head in agreement.

                  Sugar Bee Crafts

 

Ashley Stock
I'm Ashley. Sometimes I craft, occasionally I cook, everyday I write, and I'm always Momma. This is my blog. I keep it real while still seeing the rainbows and butterflies in all of life's lessons.
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  1. The point that jumped out at me the most was “does the world really want to know what you wore wednesday?” I’m a woman, I blog, but still have yet to add this weekly post to my blog because I just don’t quite “get it” yet. Maybe soon! LOL

    • Jade, I don’t quite get it either. So, instead of What I Wore Wednesday, I have What the Heck Wednesday where I post pictures of freaky fashion that I find online and talk about it. My blog is very new, so it’s continually evolving. Since I’m pretty blog illiterate, it’s taking me some time. But I’ll get there….

  2. Ha! This is fantastic!

  3. So funny, what a great idea for a blog. Can’t wait to read all of his posts.!

  4. I’d love for my husband to give me his perspective of mommy bloggers. I wonder what he does think. I know he agrees with Trevor.

    Come by and visit

  5. I love Trevor’s blog! :) And Mandy’s for that matter. They are a funny pair, those two. :)

  6. How funny to see Trevor pop up on a LMM RSS Feed. I already read his blog so it’s liek the best of both worlds! :D

  7. but where has he been lately???????????????????????????????/

  8. ダウン ベビー

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