I tell people you get used to it. “He’s away with the military” has been used by me countless times as an explanation for his absence at family functions, birthdays, parties, etc. I’ve said it so many times people tend to comment that he seems to always be gone. I’ve always felt a little bad that I’m… Continue reading Emotional Weekend
I’m frequently asked what I do when Rhys is away with the military and I’m never quite sure how to respond to that. It means I pick up a bit more of the chores, go on less dates, have a lot more me-time, and see my friends more so I don’t get lonely. Sure, there… Continue reading Week 1 with no Husband
Let’s face it, I’ve always been grandpa’s little girl. Even today, my first day without you here in the world, I know you’re still one of my favourite men. One of the best in my life. You have cared for me and loved me since I was in diapers and have taught me a world… Continue reading Tribute to my grandpa
The count down is on; Rhys and I are getting married in 3 weeks! I’m incredibly excited to celebrate our relationship with some of our closest family and friends – and also to show off my dress to my handsome man. Plenty of stories can be heard of nightmare wedding planning, bridal meltdowns, horrific in-laws… Continue reading The Most Stressful Part of Wedding Planning
Well, I managed to post every week day for a while. 2 weeks ago today my handsome man came home from being with the military…so I was otherwise occupied. I think I shall be back to posting eventually.
I was an ambitious 12 year old. I’m going to start with that. This is what my life plan was essentially at the time: Graduate High School OFA3 Associate of Science: Premedicine EMR/equivalent Fitness Theory Weight Training Personal Training Bachelor of Science: Biology MCAT Doctor of Medicine Like I said, ambitious. Some days I really… Continue reading My Life Plan at 12 Years Old
A friend and I had an impromptu roadtrip to Portland a few weeks ago that was just what was needed. Pretty scenery, donuts, and books! She had never been and I have only ever been with the purpose of visiting family there. Here are some highlights below: Blue Star Donuts Donuts are kind of a… Continue reading Portland, Oregon – girlfriend getaway