Giving Thanks · Marriage

A Memoriam of Love [That Almost Wasn’t]

Greeting, blog followers!  Obviously, my blogging has been sparse as of late (nonexistent is a better word).  It’s been a crazy few weeks with work, travel, and other things going on that the blog unfortunately fell to the wayside.  And while I’m not promising that the frequency of posts will get any better anytime soon… Continue reading A Memoriam of Love [That Almost Wasn’t]

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"The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

[Chapter Four] Opposites Attract (By the Grace of God) Hello, my name is Lydia, and I MAY be somewhat obsessive-compulsive.  I’ve never been clinically diagnosed, but just have a feeling I am. Don’t let that cheesy grin fool you…she’s highly volatile! By obsessive-compulsive, I’m talking about constantly nagging thoughts that causes me extreme anxiety, fear, and worry. … Continue reading "The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

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"The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

[Chapter Three] What Does it Mean to be a “Wife”? For those of you who are expecting some sort of guideline to what being a “wife” means (whether to obtain some sort of wisdom you assume I have in writing this…or to use as fodder to argue your opinion about the matter), you are going… Continue reading "The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

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"The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

[Chapter Two] The Adventures of the Married Couple The Odd Couple…meaning we’re just ODD…sometimes…most times… Disclaimer: I do not claim in any way that this post is applicable to the general married couple population. This post is simply derived from the experiences of my husband and myself.  There will always be exceptions to the rule… Continue reading "The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

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"The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

[Chapter One] Marital Status: Please Mark One Do we look like a “married couple” yet? Disclaimer: This post is largely copy/pasted from a Facebook note I wrote just a few days after returning from our honeymoon back in 2009.  I’m editing/adding to it in hopes to document what I have learned now that we are… Continue reading "The Married Couple Chronicles" (Lessons Learned about Marriage)

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When I Grow Up…: (Re-)Making Life Plans

…yes, Hudson feels our pain… Happy beginning of March, friends!For those of you who have been reading (becoming fewer and farther between, it seems), you will notice that my monthly updates on our lives that I used to do have been slowly disappearing.  Hope you aren’t too disappointed.  Ultimately, there hasn’t been anything new to… Continue reading When I Grow Up…: (Re-)Making Life Plans