As many of you know, I recently got married in September and have finally decided to share my wedding details with you all. I got engaged in March of 2018 and knew I did not want a long engagement. My now husband and I discussed what we wanted and what we did not want for … More My Budget Wedding
As many of you know, I love to read as often as possible so I was thrilled that my family and friends knew me well enough to gift me Half Price Books gift cards for my wedding shower this past year. Instead of splurging them all at once, I held on to them to save … More Date Night in Dallas: Half Price Books
If you are an avid reader like I am, or if you like to have a nice cup of coffee or cold beer in a nice quiet atmosphere like my partner, The Wild Detectives may peak your interest. What is The Wild Detectives? Think part bookstore, part café, and part bar with a cozy porch and … More Date Night in Dallas: The Wild Detectives
I have been dreading this post for a very long time now. Even though things worked out, some of the memories and hurt are still raw. I wish I could say this was love at first sight. I wish I could say this was from a fairy tale. I wish I could say that this … More My Vows
The engagement ring that I now wear has been passed down from generation to generation in my family. It belonged to my great grandmother and a few months before Javier and I got engaged, the ring was passed down to me. This ring is from the early 1940’s so when it was given to me, it was not … More Four Generations
Earlier this month, Javier and I celebrated our one year anniversary and it was the most thoughtful and considerate date Javier has ever planned for us. Once I walked inside his house, he had me close my eyes and led me outside where a candlelit table was waiting for us. Once I sat down, Javier … More Our One Year Anniversary
You may have noticed that even though I am in a relationship, I am very private about it. While I am very proud and privileged to be with my partner, I do not feel the need to broadcast our relationship and here are the reasons why: It is nobody’s business. This is the primary reason … More On Relationships….