Life before marriage was busy, now that I am married it seems that life is even more chaotic. I remember being engaged and overwhelmed with the idea of what it meant to be a wife. Not to just have the title but to actually carry the weight of what a wife is. To cook, clean, … More For the brides and future wives….
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
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 … More Midway Mark
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
Roses don’t grow overnight, they take time to mature and reach their full potential. Relationships don’t grow overnight, they take time to mature and reach the potential of becoming a marriage. A rose is beautiful but along with it’s beauty, it contains thorns. Thorns are not as beautiful, they can bring pain, and even though you … More Roses & Marriage