From The Early Days….

I mentioned on Tuesday that Devon and I aren’t big on Valentine’s Day; which is true. We’ve never been the “you must buy flowers and candy” and whatnot just because it’s a certain day of the year.  With the exception of our first Valentine’s Day (which we went “away” for the weekend – which was …

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Personal Relationship Wedding

The Next Chapter

Never in my life have I been that person that gets super excited or sentimental about the new year.  It’s just not how I work.  I’m not a resolution maker or someone who believes that a new year = a new you or the next big thing or anything like that. This year has been …

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Personal Relationship

My Protector

This was not the original post I had planned for today, but it’s still sitting heavily on me this morning, so I needed to write about it here.  Last night, after dinner, Devon and I were watching one the Chopped episodes we had waiting for us on our DVR.  About 5 minutes in, I looked …

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Relationship Relationships

Partners/Spouses vs. Friends

For those that are married/partnered, is your spouse/partner your best friend? Do you believe spouses/partners should be best friends in addition to partners? I feel like this debate comes up every so often in various circles and friend groups of mine and it’s always a bit of a hot button topic.  There’s never really middle …

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Anniversary Love Relationship

Our 4th Anniversary

Every anniversary makes me a little nostalgic.  I mean, in reality, a commercial for a phone company could probably make me nostalgic, but that’s not my point here. This year has been especially eventful for us a a couple.  Not only did we (finally, I know) get engaged, we dealt with a lot of bumps …

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Life Relationship

Family Expanding???

This is totally Valentine’s Day appropriate, right? I got a couple of questions/comments when I made mention that there may be children happening in the next couple of years. It’s not really a recent decision, but it’s a decision. If you know Devon and I well, we’ve never been in a huge hurry to have kids.  Some …

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