marriage

‘Til Sleep Do Us Part

‘Til Sleep Do Us Part

I’ve vaguely (and not so vaguely) alluded to this in other posts, but I’m trying to work my way back into writing regularly, and the first step seems to be coming clean about why there was such a long drought in the first place. In a word–Gabbie. If you’ve been following this meandering pile of(…)

A Phone Call Is not Parental Involvement

A Phone Call Is not Parental Involvement

Otherwise titled, “How the hell are we STILL talking about this in 2016?”  Don’t worry–there’s a story.  Let’s just jump right in, shall we? For Gabs’ birthday party this year, we decided to rent time and space in a local gymnastics place, let the small children run free for an hour or so, feed them cake,(…)

Imagine Me & You: Thoughts on Ten Years of Marriage

Imagine Me & You: Thoughts on Ten Years of Marriage

Welp, we made it.  The big 1-0.  It’s been a decade since Jon and I pledged to love, cherish, respect, and support each other for ever and ever–or at least until one of us kicks it.  And, you know, overall, it’s been a pretty good ten years.  I mean, sure, there have been some rough(…)