Life Without a Husband During the Holidays

Holidays are hard enough, but, take away a parent, and they seem impossible.

A Culture Shock

In my post Our Story, I mentioned how important family and marriage is in my religious culture. I want to talk a little more about that today. I want to address how this push for marriage and family can leave some feeling less worthy and even worthless. As a young woman, I imagined myself married... Continue Reading →

Our Story

I come from a religious culture where marriage and family are very important. Most of my friends were married before they finished college. I, on the other hand, finished school and served a full-time mission for my church before getting married. My husband (N) and I have talked about how we had both almost given... Continue Reading →

A Newlywed Apartment on a Budget

When we moved up here for school, we only brought what we could fit in our little Honda Fit. For those of you who two suitcases stuffed with clothes, our computers, some kitchen essentials (including our mixer and Instant Pot), a trunk that I used for camp when I was young, and a few other... Continue Reading →

Big Changes

Hi There! Wow! This has been a crazy few months! I got married, moved to a new state, and got a new job. So, I have decided to start this blog to document all of our adventures, our mishaps, and our successes. I hope you will come along for the ride; it is going to... Continue Reading →

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