What makes marriage

Sir Joshimus Rex is at work this evening for the first time in nearly a week.  The hardest part about having him all to myself for any stretch of time is making ourselves interact with other people and today.  Because now he’s back at work and I’m at home without him.  I know that work is important to pay our bills and all of that, but it’s hard to remember when I have to say goodbye to him again. Continue reading

Marking Time

Do you remember where you were eight years ago today?  What you wore?  Probably not.  If you’re a history buff, this day might hold some meaning for you (just a glance at March 29th’s Wikipedia page will give you an interesting history lesson!).  But for most of the world 29 March 2008 was an average early spring day. Continue reading

Welcome, 2011

So, it’s now officially a new year.  We have so many things to look forward to.  My husband and I will be celebrating our third wedding anniversary in a little less than three months.  We celebrated five years of being together this past Thanksgiving, and we’ll celebrate four years since our handfasting this June.  A lot of celebrations, but they’re all vital to us. Continue reading

Welcome!

Well, let me get a little more informative about what’s going on in my life than my “About” section.  Well, I’m a Southern Belle and proud of it.  I say “yes, ma’am” and “no, sir”, even to my nieces and nephew.  I moved with my husband to Chicago in 2008 after we got married because he’s an Air Force brat and wasn’t liking the heat in Mississippi, or the lack of snow. Continue reading