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 … More My Vows

milk and honey

milk and honey by rupi kaur This is one of those books that everyone has heard about even if they haven’t read it yet. It looks like a book but it is a collection of poems and prose’ and actually became a #1 New York Times Bestseller. Without giving so many details away, the book … More milk and honey

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 … More Four Generations

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 … More The Sixth Month Mark

MK.H

“There are women who make things better… simply by showing up. There are women who make things happen. There are women who make their way. There are women who make a difference. And women who make us smile. There are women of wit and wisdom who-  through strength and courage- make it through. There are … More MK.H

Reasons why I wear my mothers wedding band:

Cheʹsedh: The Hebrew word for loyal love. Love motivated by commitment, integrity, loyalty, and deep attachment. It is often used in connection with God’s love for humans, but it is also love shown between humans.  The Watchtower published by Jehovah’s Witnesses are always insightful. Without a doubt they bring you the proper spiritual food you need … More Reasons why I wear my mothers wedding band: