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when love is a relay.

For Brett.   We are driving the same drive we have driven hundreds of times, 90+ miles from here to there, mostly freeway, always stop and go traffic through the city of Davis. It is gloomy and cloudy and the … Continue reading

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puerto vallarta.

Messy buns and sunscreen every day; dresses and date night makeup every night. Tacos. All the tacos. Chips and salsa galore.┬áRoom service every morning: coffee and eggs and french toast and bacon and more coffee. We read books. We ignored … Continue reading

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what i’ve learned after a decade of loving him.

Brett and I have officially been together for ten years. !!! To write about this decade seems trite, because I know I cannot do justice with words what my heart would say about all the things I’ve learned, all the … Continue reading

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a summer picnic.

“If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance.” – Bern Williams Two weeks ago, Brett and I set out on our June date: a gourmet picnic at Soil Born Farms. I took Everett to Whole … Continue reading

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romance in the little things.

Ahhhh, Valentine’s Day. Our church has graciously offered childcare tonight so we’re heading to Chipotle sans toddler. Nothing says romance like side-by-side burrito bowls, amiright? (To be fair, we have fancy dinner reservations tomorrow night. I’m going to shave my … Continue reading

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