Awh, summer! ...or as Dan keeps reminding me 'late spring.' He's super analytical, but I consider anything from Memorial Day to Labor Day, Summer. This time of year, for us, is the craziest, it's wedding season and hay season, and somewhere towards the end of June it finally stops raining long enough in Kentucky to … Continue reading 6 NOT Potato Salad Summer Cookout Recipes
As I sat there in my home office, on a beautiful spring day, the breeze blowing, the birds singing, the temperature inviting. It was the perfect combo for a day of windows open as fresh air circulated through our home. But, no. Instead I accepted that I was, in fact, living on a post apocalyptic … Continue reading BURN ALL THE THINGS
As my second wedding anniversary approached my head was flooded with thoughts. I knew I wanted to write something, but wasn’t set on a direction. I could easily write something incredibly mushy or a monologue of sarcasm, woven with humor. However, going solely in either direction didn’t settle right for me. Then, I thought about … Continue reading What Marriage Is
My Someone and I hosted our annual party this past weekend. I say annual party with no particular theme involved. You see, after our wedding, My Someone quickly realized his wife personality was "go big or go home" when it came to party planning and hosting. My creative driven mind and obsessive attention to detail … Continue reading Dog Costumes and Frito Chili Pies
Deposits are being made, plans are coming together, notice has been given at work, boxes are being packed and the countdown app on my phone is showing numbers like "4" on it. In honor of my favorite, not ladylike phrase to use, "Shit is getting real." And it's getting real, fast. I've begun throwing around … Continue reading Before I’m gone.