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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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living room therapy.

This post was published with Brett’s permission and blessing. There are many parts of our marriage that need and deserve privacy, but we have agreed this part of our story is worth sharing. Thank you, as always, for being respectful … Continue reading

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a year of date nights.

After you have a baby, the general idea of “date night” changes, and I mean that (nicely) in every way possible. Date nights used to be spontaneous, affordable, and revolve around conversations that didn’t include Thomas the train and questions … Continue reading

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