To be the spouse of a grad student…

To be the spouse of a grad student is one of the hardest things, yet one of the most rewarding. As many already know, my husband is in the DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy) program at Duke University. To give you a picture of what our current life looks like: Nathan wakes up SUPER early … Continue reading To be the spouse of a grad student…

He isn’t who I fell in love with

He isn't who I fell in love with 4 years ago. And for that I am grateful. Over the years he has matured in numerous ways. His priorities have shifted. His compassion has grown insurmountably. His love is like a mountain, un-moving and always seen. His focus shifted to God's calling on his life. People … Continue reading He isn’t who I fell in love with

Consider these 7 things before considering marriage

Today, lets talk about marriage. I am totally 110% enthralled in the idea of marriage, the actions of marriage, the everything that encompasses marriage. I love being married. I love the sweet talk that makes others gag. I love the snuggles. I love the fact that I have a helpmate available around the clock. I … Continue reading Consider these 7 things before considering marriage

Flipping patties, slinging grocery, & corporate meetings

Hi friends! So, I have had a few different jobs since I turned 16. I have worked at McDonald's which I hated with a passion. I was just thrown in the mix and never trained. On top of that it was the busiest McDonald's on the East Coast, supposedly, so that didn't help the not being … Continue reading Flipping patties, slinging grocery, & corporate meetings

With the passing of the NY law, my arms opened & my table extended.

I cannot quit thinking about the new law that has been passed in the state of New York. I have spent so much time in the past couple of days reading the law, reading people's opinions about the law, reading medical professionals comments about it and so on... Never in my 21 years have I … Continue reading With the passing of the NY law, my arms opened & my table extended.