27 Years of Reflection

Today I turn 27 years old and though I do not celebrate birthdays, every year I get older I reflect and meditate deeply on my life.  I didn’t know what to expect from 2019 but I definitely didn’t expect to have so many trials this early in the year. I realize that I am not […]

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My Budget Wedding

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 […]

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Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

They say that the first year of marriage is always the hardest, being selfish I kept thinking, “What will our biggest test be? Will we have major financial issues? Will we start arguing? Will something get in the way of our spiritual routine?” Never in a million years would I have imagined losing our best friend. […]

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My Vows

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 […]

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#26

4/19/18 11:00 am Helser’s on Alberta Each trip I take, I think to myself, “Will this be my last?” If so, I’m grateful for my years of freedom, for exploring, for my health and financial stability to allow me to come and go on this specific trip. Someday it will all be gone and even […]

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Four Generations

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 […]

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On Relationships….

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 […]

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