Sounds like really good news to me. I'll be crossing my fingers for things to continue along in that direction.
I'm sure meeting up with hubby would be good for everybody. It helps a lot when you can put a human face on the guy that seemed like such a scary source of competition in the past.
Perhaps swinging is more his thing? Who knows; all people are different.
Love means never having to say, "Put down that meat cleaver!"