Tag Archives: Married life

New Series: Monday’s Marriage Minute

I’ve been floating around a couple of ideas for my first series on the blog. One idea was to share a short video each week that gives you a peek into our marriage. I couldn’t stop thinking about that one … Continue reading

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I’m Angry at My Anger

On Friday, after a long day at work, I barely opened the door when an awful smell filled my senses. I wanted to think my assumption was false, but as I approached the bedroom door, I knew it wasn’t. With my … Continue reading

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Pampered by My Prince After an Awful Day at Work

Recently, work has been less than pleasurable. Last week I had one of the worst days yet. I left work beyond frustrated and upset. I talked to Casey as I drove to my kickboxing class. He must have sensed that … Continue reading

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Casey gets sick. Minny gets fleas. Shana goes crazy.

On Friday Casey started complaining about a sore throat and drainage. I was immediately on alert. Like most men, when Casey gets sick, it’s like he’s the only person in the world that’s ever been sick. Usually, I don’t mind … Continue reading

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Missing Him in Minnesota

There’s something revealing about the time you spend away from your spouse. Soon after Casey and I were married, I traveled to Chicago for work. Alone in my hotel room at night, I found myself missing my husband. But even … Continue reading

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A Real Life Notebook Moment: Couple married 72 years dies holding hands

If you’ve seen the movie The Notebook, you’ll remember the couple eventually pass away in each others’ arms. It’s a scene that’s heartwarming enough to make even the most adamant skeptic believe in true love, but it’s not just a … Continue reading

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2 Years Engaged

October 16 marked 2 years since Casey got down on one knee and asked me to be his wife. I still vividly remember that night. The cold, drizzling rain. Him having me leave my coat in the car (for the … Continue reading

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