5 Things a Wife Should Just Let Go

When Eric and I were first married, we would have a lot of little arguments over house chores and responsibilities. And at the time, I would bring up everything, because I kept thinking “oh my gosh, am I going to have ... Read More...

The Biggest Moment of Our Lives

It was better than the time Leo sang to Kate....   Better than the time Johnny lifted Baby....   Even better than the time Elliot flew in the sky... I almost want to say that I was freakin' Julie Andrews singing at the top of ... Read More...

It’s okay to be a man

If you've been reading for a while, you know I have a big problem with performing chores based on gender. SO just because I'm a woman, doesn't mean I should be expected to cook, clean, and do the laundry. And in ... Read More...

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 ... Read More...

A toast to my husband

I don't often gloat about Eric. Frankly, how sickening would it be if I wrote every day about how much I love him and how wonderful he is? I always feel like people prefer to read the real raw stuff. The ... Read More...

Friends with exes on Facebook?

Recent amendment: When I mean ex, I refer to recent exes or random hookups. Not exes from a long time ago (ie. more than 8 years or so) or high school relationships. It's a question that's been asked many a ... Read More...