Tag Archives: husband

Two to Tango

22 Aug

OurWeddingWe had one date in college, and it was a disaster. That was 17 years ago.

After college, Chicago kept putting us in each other’s paths. Eventually, mutual friends had a party, and I decided to give him another chance. Plus, he said he was up for trying tango lessons with me—and he actually followed through on it. Continue reading

Wedding Readings

25 Jul

MarriageIn honor of my dear friends, Chris and Cara, who are getting married this weekend, I want to share two exemplary literary excerpts on the topic of marriage.

Although I’m partial to these wedding readings because they were a part of my ceremony nearly ten years ago, I particularly like them because they offer a unique take on lifelong love and partnership. Even now, nearly ten years into my own marriage, I continue to revisit these words and find new truths in them. Continue reading

Hedgehogs, Tacos, and G.I. Joe

17 Aug

In honor of my husband’s birthday, here are three of his favorite Internet artifacts.

Prepare to be amused and confused.

Love you, Ryan. See you at date night tonight (which will not occur at a combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell).

Boogie Boogie Hedgehog

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