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Awkward Transitions

It has been hard for me to write lately. Not just because of the constant flow of visitors that we have had for the past two weeks, but because of my last post. How does one just jump into a new topic after such a serious note. That post was easy to write. My writing […]

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Class of 2006

It has been six years now since I’ve graduated high school. Since that time my life has changed in many ways. As have the lives of many of those that I was close to during those years. Most of us have finished college. Some have moved away. Many are married now. A few have joined […]

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Kony 2012

For those of you who are unfamiliar with The Invisible Children and Joseph Kony, these two links are a great place to start. Want more? Google currently brings up 555,000,000 results to the search “Kony 2012”. No matter how you feel about this organization or this video, we’ve all contributed to their goal just by opening our mouths… This isn’t a post […]

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The Honeymoon Is Over

It wouldn’t be an understatement to say we understand how Cory and Topanga  felt in that moment. Returning home from a luxurious honeymoon, and finding that their new home was a complete pit.  No, our apartment never  looked as bad as that, but it definitely was no Taj Majal upon our arrival. I am not […]

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The Home Run Stretch

As wonderful as graduating college, getting married, and planning a move across  country is, it also comes with heaps of stress and responsibility. Finding a place to live, finding a job, planning the move, packing for the move, etc. gives this newlywed a very busy schedule. I have now entered into a world consumed with […]

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Wedding Craftiness

I have a love-hate relationship with DIY projects. On the one hand, they allow you to express your creativity and can say a lot about a person. On the other, they can be time consuming, frustrating, and a pain in the butt! Our short engagement plus our busy schedules did not allow much time for […]

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Wedding Day Bliss

Now that the wedding chaos has subdued, I am finally able to look back and reflect on the past 8 months. It sure doesn’t seem like it was 8 months ago that this wedding journey began. It all started on October 17th, just five days after we celebrated our four year anniversary. This, by the […]

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