The world is depressing and heavy right now so today I'm sharing some recent conversations with K that are neither depressing nor heavy. Me: How’s she doing? K: Good. I’m a snot machine in the other hand. Me: What color? K: Clear. Me: ...that was a very “mom question” wasn’t it? K: Yes. *while in … Continue reading Chats with K
Twelve years and one day ago, K asked me to be his girlfriend. Kind of. It was actually a mutual resolution. Romantic, right? He was a little more romantic when he proposed eight years and one day ago 😉 It's comical how much has changed since we kicked this off. (Seven years ago I wrote … Continue reading A Dozen Years Under Our Belt
We had some of these conversations months ago but it was before baby was public news 😉 K: That's a good hospital but it’s kind of far away for taking care of the dogs. Me: We’ll work that out before hand and have a sitter on call. K: But for me to go home at … Continue reading Chats With K
Saturday is our sixth wedding anniversary. I say it every single year, but I don't know how it's been six years already. And I don't know how it's only been six years. We went on our first date 12 years ago. How anyone (other than my parents) puts up with me day in and day … Continue reading Six Years A Mrs.
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
Last Saturday marked 11 years with Kyle. The original "chat with K" occurred on that day in 2007. Me: Guess what? My parents finally decided it'd be ok* if we dated! K: Cool! Me: ...so...? K: Well, I guess we're dating now. Always the romantic, friends. *There's an age gap between us (and I was … Continue reading Chats with K
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”