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As I sat on my couch last week I felt myself going stir crazy. It happens from time to time, the hair on my skin stands up, my heart races, and I feel like I’m getting boxed in. My workout was finished, I had house cleaning I could do but didn’t feel like it, I […]

Monday Thoughts

August 14, 2017

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This post is for you. All of you. The married and the unmarried. The ones who struggle with expectations and let-downs. The ones who leave every experience feeling defeated, frustrated, isolated, or alone. The ones who find themselves saying “but why not this way” often. I hear you. I am with you. I get it. […]

Relationship Expectations

August 9, 2017

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Being back in Charleston was interesting. I’m a born and raised Charlestonian who grew up chasing fireflies in the humid summer air and staying on the beach until the moon came out. I never thought I would be the person to move away and see different parts of the USA – never in a million […]

Coming home

July 26, 2017

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When I was single there were many nights I would lay awake at night thinking about my future marriage. What struggles would we face, what joys would we share, what adventures would we embrace together? I read articles, some books, and talked to a lot of friends about what marriage was to them or for them and how they […]

Praying With Intent

May 3, 2017

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Loneliness. It’s not something people talk about within a marriage – but it happens a lot in military marriages. I am no expert; Eddie & I have only been married just over a month and have been living together for three weeks – but man I’ve learned a lot in the last month. Since I’ve moved to […]

Embracing The Loneliness

March 2, 2017

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Sunday night was beautiful; but not in the traditional way we are so used to boxing beauty within. Eddie & I went for a workout together and then a splurge meal on sushi (yes counter productive, it was our cheat meal). As dinner started to wrap up my head began to pound and by the time […]

Small Moments Of Beauty

February 22, 2017