New Trend in Wedding Planning

"In every disagreement with your spouse, remember that there is not a winner and a loser.  You are united in everything, so you will either win together or lose together.  Work together to find a solution where you both win" - Dave Willis If you're newly engaged and just beginning with the plans for your … Continue reading New Trend in Wedding Planning

Thanksgiving: Chapter 31

The turkey is eaten and the table is all cleared away.  There are stacks of dishes waiting to be washed and food awaiting storage containers.  It was a day of great company, delicious food and laughter that made my sides hurt. It was Thanksgiving at our place. Today is a day I hardly mind spending … Continue reading Thanksgiving: Chapter 31

100 Days of the Holidays

Yes, you read that title right. The original plan was to include a well laid out "100 Days of Christmas", because - well I adore Christmas.  But after countless hours spent brainstorming and scheduling posts, I thought it quite unfair to the other incredible holidays coming up within the next three months to focus solely … Continue reading 100 Days of the Holidays

Delicious Eats | Turkey Sandwich

It's no secret that my palate is being severely deprived and my exposure to food has been grossly limited, but I'm trying! It's one of those things I've vowed to myself - expanding my exposure to the wonderfully, delicious world of food.  Food and I have a thing; a sexy, deep love for one another.  … Continue reading Delicious Eats | Turkey Sandwich


Hiiiiii! Glad to see you're still with me and a huge welcome to any newbies!  I'm so sorry I've been MIA the last few weeks.  Things with our accident recovery took a downward turn, but things are finally starting to look WAY up!  YaY!! While I've been raking up doctors appointments like subway tokens, I've … Continue reading Hiiiii!!

2015; You Have Been Amazing

As a child we all dream of what we'll be as a grown up.  Many of us change our minds several times; the lucky ones know in their hearts all along.  I have large student loans that would prove I suffered from self doubt.  Can I really make this work?  In an industry that is … Continue reading 2015; You Have Been Amazing

Chocolate . . . Cool Whip . . . Heaven

I've been pretty immobile over the last few days.  It's been a lovely break, but frustrating at times as well.  Almost 20 years ago I injured my lower back.  What was unknown to myself and my parents is the myriad of issues the doctors were about to uncover. After multiple scans, doctor and specialist visits … Continue reading Chocolate . . . Cool Whip . . . Heaven

This is why I’m marrying him . . .

He changes out of his work clothes as I nestle into the corner of the couch trying to obtain some sense of comfort.  Our apartment was like a sauna; so terrible stifling from the dead humidity outside.  The pain medication I was given from my doctor has had me munching on plain crackers and hanging … Continue reading This is why I’m marrying him . . .