7 Years | Our Anniversary

Warm, uncomplicated, pure. Never the same, but always safe. Like a home I always want to live in. This is love. I wrote this poem for Jake a couple of months ago, as we celebrated seven years married. Seven years. Seems wild to me, because as we grow together, I understand more and more deeply what an incredible commitment we made to each other. The words above resonate most, because…. Read more

Life as a Wife: One Year Later

Happy Monday! It’s a celebratory week, because it marks one year since I strutted down the aisle to see my groom. Our official anniversary is not until Sunday. In true newlywed fashion, though, we’ll be celebrating all week— wine, dinner, flowers (hopefully my husband is reading this). Year one included a lot of “firsts” for us. One— we moved in together. In fact, we hadn’t even lived in the same state until five…. Read more