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wedding timeline

wedding timeline: the ultimate guide to getting the marriage started off right

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!Planning a wedding is hard work. I didn’t mind it one bit! In fact, I think I really liked it! One of my best friends is getting married next month, and darn it, HE IS SO GOOD AT GETTING STUFF DONE that he barely needs me. But alas, I do have some […]

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marriage: keeping my heart in it

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!When Jay and I first met, I had gotten really good at protecting my heart. I was 28 years old and had gone through the wringer with ex boyfriends. They were all “normal” guys, they just happened to love jack and cokes and lewd computer videos more than me. Always a deal-breaker. […]

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dating advice: who do you see when you see me?

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!Recently I have had the pleasure of attending a very intimate wedding of a friend and colleague of mine. It was held on the rooftop in Downtown Milwaukee on a perfectly sunny summer evening. Jay and I felt special to be among the guests. The reason we were invited is because of […]

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appreciating the kids that aren’t your own

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!Something JUST dawned on me. It really did. I went from being an “aunt” to a “mother.” It’s like “big deal” right? But to me… it is. Before I had a kiddo of my own, I was an aunt, and a pretty cool one, too. I had tons of time to plug […]

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