February 21, 2017

I’m so excited for the submarine birthday ball that’s coming up this spring! My friends and I have been talking about it so much, which has got me…

February 14, 2017

When I was looking for a first anniversary present for Nick, I wanted it to be paper, since that is what the traditional first anniversary present is. I…

February 7, 2017

Today alone, two different people told me that they had never heard my name before. A third person told me that they thought my name was pretty. People ask…

January 18, 2017

With the new year comes new budgets and new savings goals, so I thought this would be a good time for me to talk a little bit about…

January 11, 2017

Special thanks to Amanda (The Lady Okie) for the inspiration for this post, who got inspired by Erin. Married Life 2016: Married life was constantly changing. It was easy and…

December 26, 2016

5 years ago today, Nick proposed! Because of Nick’s timeline for work, we already knew when we wanted to get married. We had been dating for 4 years…

December 3, 2016

I’m writing in the house that I grew up in. I’m home for a quick visit, trying to squeeze in as much of the holidays with my family as…

November 15, 2016

“Well, you signed up for this.” I hate when people say this to me. Usually, it’s when I’m complaining about something the military does. I’m not the only…

November 8, 2016

I’m linking up today with Emily from Ember Grey for her Grateful Heart Linkup. She helps us start off the week right by writing about what she is grateful…

November 1, 2016

Every year, Nick and I take anniversary pictures. We got the idea after we took our engagement photos, because they were so much fun to do and because…