You guys will have to forgive me pre-planned posts this week (and probably next), but today Z. and I are off on our last fling before nursing school. We got a dog/house-sitter and set off to have a hopefully fabulous adventure. This is Z.’s first big travel adventure and I cannot wait to go on… Continue reading Thailand!
Today is my beloved’s birthday, not that we are celebrating today. As some of you may know, Z. is an accountant and this is a crazy, busy time of year. We celebrated a week early when we had *slightly* more breathing room. So how did we celebrate Z.’s birthday? It started in the morning. I… Continue reading Happy birthday, Z!
I began writing this post last semester, but it was too hard and personal at the time. Last semester, I flunked a test, actually two, then a third. I got a 70% and then a 57% and then, well, you get the idea. Three out of five tests down, and I was failing the class.… Continue reading Finding Grace in Failure
These are gifts for your lifelong partner, the person who see making the long haul with. How do you know this is your long haul person? I recommend the following test: You: be sick and totally gross. Like 2 days un-bathed, runny nose, diseased. Say "bet you're glad you're with me" Them: while handing you… Continue reading Committed Partners
There are moments in life.. moments where you're "that wife". The moment where you drank the most mimosas at brunch, threw back the most cocktails, most of the bottle of wine (and the second). And you're sad. "Why am I that wife?" "Is my husband embarrassed?" "I'm like 32, why am I buzzed after brunch?" Stop. Seriously.… Continue reading you’re awesome, have another
Z. and I are big fans of the surprise romantic nights in. Between our shared love of food and our new budget, these are some great ways to connect with each other and are some of the most fun you can have on a budget (where the details can also go on the internet). So,… Continue reading Planning an Impromptu Romantic Night
I developed a crush. Wait, what? But you’re married?? I KNOW! That is what made it feel so dirty.