3-Year Dating Anniversary

Even though we're married now, my husband and I like to celebrate all of our anniversaries because they're all significant to us. Today is January 29, and it's officially been three years since the day we transitioned our friendship into a romantic relationship. The year was 2016, and I had just returned to town from… Continue reading 3-Year Dating Anniversary

Hello Fresh! Final Meal And Official Review: Pork Poblano Tacos

Well, I've just completed my third and final meal from my trial week of Hello Fresh. This recipe includes a sour cream topping but I omitted that part because I can't eat sour cream. I've made tacos before with beef, turkey and chicken but I've never made them with pork. It's a rich meat and… Continue reading Hello Fresh! Final Meal And Official Review: Pork Poblano Tacos

First Time Making Homemade Ribs!

My husband and I have an agreement: if he picks up some random protein at the store, I'll cook it, even if it's something I've never made before. I like a good cooking adventure and I LOVE meat. So a couple days ago, he picked up a rack of ribs! I love ribs, but I've… Continue reading First Time Making Homemade Ribs!

Doing These 5 Things Doesn’t Make You Less Of A Feminist

In our society today, there seems to be a never-ending competition to be the most hardcore feminist or the most "woke" person. If you spend your entire life being mad at the whole world, you're some kind of hero, even if the constant negativity eats you up inside. Being any kind of happy or traditional… Continue reading Doing These 5 Things Doesn’t Make You Less Of A Feminist

Vacation In Ohio!

Here I am in my home state of Ohio! It's just as cold and gray as I remember, and I still love it. People are simpler here; they're not as pretentious as the wealthy suburbanites in Cary who all buy the same cookie cutter house for $400k and drive the same $80k luxury SUV in… Continue reading Vacation In Ohio!

Don’t Get Your Kids A Puppy For Christmas Unless You’re Prepared To Raise A Grown Dog!

Getting a puppy for Christmas is one of those adorable quintessential holiday moments that we see so often in movies. Of course it's cute; the little puppy wags its tail, licks its new person's face, and they live happily ever after, right? Wrong. Unfortunately, those movies don't tell the whole story. They don't show you… Continue reading Don’t Get Your Kids A Puppy For Christmas Unless You’re Prepared To Raise A Grown Dog!

My Subconscious Congratulated Me On Getting Out Of An Abusive Relationship

I have really weird dreams sometimes, and they rarely make sense immediately upon waking up. I attribute my likelihood of having weird dreams to a few different possible sources: 1. My super fun anxiety 2. My penchance for cheap Franzia wine late at night 3. My overactive writer imagination 4. My weird ass life and… Continue reading My Subconscious Congratulated Me On Getting Out Of An Abusive Relationship