Category: Marriage

Becoming Santa – Tips for Becoming Your Family’s Santa Clause

Becoming Santa – Tips for Becoming Your Family’s Santa Clause

I was a sucker for Santa Clause.Ā  I believed in him waaaaaay past other kids (until about 5th or 6th grade šŸ˜® ) and even had arguments with a few of my friends about how I knew Santa was real and they were wrong about […]

What We Learned After 2 Months of Marriage

What We Learned After 2 Months of Marriage

Dreams do come true!Ā  Janessa and Matt got married this July after dating each other for 1 1/2 years and being friends for over 9 years!Ā  They met in high school and kept in touch when they went to college, despite being in different states, […]

4 Mistakes You’ll Make Planning Your Wedding & How to Avoid Them

4 Mistakes You’ll Make Planning Your Wedding & How to Avoid Them

Hindsight is 20/20.Ā  When I say “4 Mistakes You’ll Make Planning Your Wedding,” what I really mean is “4 MistakesĀ I madeĀ planning my wedding and how you can be smarter and more prepared than me.”Ā  So do as I say, not as I do, and take […]

Unique Wedding Vows That Capture Past, Present, and Future

Unique Wedding Vows That Capture Past, Present, and Future

  Praise God from whom all blessings flow… …so that one day soon from 6-7 every morning we will eat three eggs and toast with peanut butter before work. We’ll get home at 6 and hang out with new and old friends with some beer […]

Why I Started Blogging

Why I Started Blogging

A few weeks into marriage, I started to feel lonely. We were the first of our friends to get married, and they respectfully gave us space, but after a while, that space became the new norm, and J and I were left tackling the world […]