Midway Mark

Javier and I have been engaged for three months now and I feel that since we are at our midway mark, I can share a few details and plans. Wedding Planning: We have planned to have a small and intimate wedding in September with our ceremony taking place at our Kingdom Hall and a small […]

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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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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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Our One Year Anniversary

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 […]

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Lesson of 2017

“If you have the money, the time and the health, go!” This past year has been full of success and determination. I made an Airbnb account in January of this year and booked four different trips around Texas. (Click here to save $40 when you book your first Airbnb trip!) I traveled around every two to […]

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Three Year Blogiversary

Today marks my three year anniversary running a blog and documenting my highs and lows in life. Over the past three years I have documented my relationships with family and friends, my crafts and DIY projects, my baking and cooking skills and most importantly my spiritual growth. I really don’t know if I will ever […]

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The Sixth Month Mark

Today marks Javier’s and I’s six month anniversary. While I know it’s not a huge milestone, it’s still something special to us because of the history we have. We thought we’d share a little of what we have learned from dating in the last six months. She says…. “Dating has been a lot more challenging […]

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