Monthly Archive: August 2012

Aug 23 2012

What I miss about being single

Eric and I have had a problem that has lasted throughout our entire 2.4 years of marriage. It is the kind of problem that makes me wake him up at 6:30 a.m. on a Thursday so that I can yell at him about it. Eric eats all the food. EVERYTHING. Not just like, oh he …

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Aug 22 2012

Where our Finances Stand

I’ve sort of taken a break from talking about our finances, because frankly, it’s exhausting saying the same thing over and over again. It’s also apparent that we’re not making as much progress this year as we did last year. But we’re also not living in a shack anymore and saving up to live off …

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Aug 20 2012

When things turn out the way you want them to

SO–we finally heard back about Eric’s job interview that I was freaking out about…drumroll please….. He didn’t get it. Techinically I should be feeling like this: Considering how getting a firefighter job has been our goal for the entirety of our marriage, you’d think I’d be really upset about another “Thanks, but no thanks” letter. …

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Aug 06 2012

Becoming friends with your ex’s wife

I like to live vicariously through other people’s weddings. Since Eric and I didn’t have a big wedding, I like to take advantage of the people who can afford large weddings. You get to enjoy all the beauty and fun of it without having to pay the bill or feeling the pressure of making sure …

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