"Don't live the same year 75 times and call it a life." - Robin S. Sharma Anyone who knows me well (and by now, I'd say that includes you, dear readers of this blog) knows that I am irrevocably in love with these things: my husband, our fur children, my loved ones, seeing as much … Continue reading Bucket List Behavior: Jumping Out of a Plane
First and foremost, I'd like to formally apologize for my lengthier-than-usual hiatus on here, although this post will go on to explain the (good, or at least reasonable) reasoning for that. This month - which is not even over yet - has been made up entirely of beautiful, soul-enriching memory-making, with occasional spurts of chaos … Continue reading Wanderlust Chronicles: July’s Journeys
Anyone who knows me knows that I am borderline obsessed with making the very most of this life I've been blessed with and seeing all this world has to offer. Youth is a gift I feel is so often taken for granted, so I jump on any opportunity I can to take complete advantage of it. It doesn't always … Continue reading Wanderlust Chronicles: Sequoia National Park
"And so our adventure begins." I sincerely cannot believe it's already been two years since my favorite person in existence popped that life-altering question and began the formal process of my becoming Mrs. Lawry. Like plenty of girls I know, I'd had a Pinterest board dedicated to my dream wedding well before it was ever a … Continue reading Our Engagement Story
"Love isn't an emotion or sentiment wrapped in pretty words to make us feel good. It's active. It's intentional." Over the weekend, my darling husband and I attended our first marriage enrichment retreat. It was something he'd applied for a few weeks ago after we'd found out about through some online forums. I'd heard nothing … Continue reading Strengthening Our Marriage Muscles
I realize the average person/couple stops celebrating monthiversaries after high school or hitting the one year milestone (when the transition from the "cupcake phase" to the dull roar and daily routine of normalcy is typically complete), but it's no secret that I am a bit overzealous when it comes to my relationship. Though I, too, had put … Continue reading 56 Months.