Relationships

I More Than Love You

Last week we kicked off our trade show/travel season at work. It's a six month chunk with roughly nine potential shows or competitions spread throughout. (We also do a trip in August.) I spend a great deal of time with my husband regardless, but traveling together pushes us physically closer for longer stretches of time… Continue reading I More Than Love You

Holidays & Celebrations!

28 Things (because I’m turning 28)

Tomorrow is my birthday. It's weird to be turning 28 because I feel like I was 18 or 22 or even 25 just last week. It's weird to say I'm 28. I'm not bothered by it, I'm just confused about how I banked 28 years of life and where the past decade went... But anyway,… Continue reading 28 Things (because I’m turning 28)

Relationships

Date Ideas for Couples Who Don’t “Date”

I'm going to make a confession that will shock and horrifying marriage bloggers. We don't go on scheduled weekly or bi-weekly or monthly date nights. Don't get me wrong- we go on dates. They're just not regular or scheduled. Our relationship doesn't work that like. We're both workaholics (who work with each other) and it's… Continue reading Date Ideas for Couples Who Don’t “Date”

Shopping & Finances

How To: Host a Garage Sale

I live in a small Midwest town where garage sales are still a pretty big staple of summer. My mom used to host them, I've hosted them, and street corners are decorated with neon SALE signs in every part of town all summer long. Is that typical across the country? (I'm honestly not sure...) Anyway,… Continue reading How To: Host a Garage Sale

Life, Relationships

10 Things to Remember in Your Twenties

Sometimes my posts are conceived from other articles & blogs that I read. Such is this case today after reading this article. Go ahead and read it. I'll wait. If you're like me, that article made you mad. It's entitled The 20 Mistakes You Don't Want to Make in Your 20s. The title actually got… Continue reading 10 Things to Remember in Your Twenties

Relationships

Good Advice – Bad Advice: Marriage Edition

We have almost been married for two years (& together for 8!). This weekend I found myself taking advice that I'd been given at a bridal shower. This inspired me to revisit some of the advice I'd received and compare it to my marital experience thus far. |1| Don't Go to Bed Angry. I think… Continue reading Good Advice – Bad Advice: Marriage Edition