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Then and Now: 6 Years of Marriage

Then and Now: 6 Years of Marriage

So. It’s our six year wedding anniversary today. Six years of marriage and almost 10 years together. Not as long as some, but certainly the longest relationship I’ve ever had. When I look at this photo I think of how wonderful that day was, but also how innocent we were in terms of the ways … Continue reading

Opposites Attracting and MESSY People

Opposites Attracting and MESSY People

I’ve been wanting to write this post for a while, ever since we went away a few weekends ago and I took these photos of Gareth and my sides of the bedroom. Look at my side, all clean and white and uncluttered. If my room is messy then my brain feels messy and I can’t … Continue reading

Taking Stock

Taking Stock

Inspired by a recent post on the awesome Midlands Musings I thought it would be a good idea to compile a “Taking Stock”* list of my own, because it always feels better when you put all the things that are floating around in your head down on paper/screen. Plus I am the BIGGEST fan of lists, they’re … Continue reading

Stress and What it Does to Us

Stress and What it Does to Us

I’ve been thinking a lot about this lately and a few of the blogs I follow have touched on this topic too. So there must be something in the air, a change in seasons that has caused us to look at our lives and question how we’re living them. A few nights ago I stopped … Continue reading

Leaving The Cap Off The Toothpaste

Leaving The Cap Off The Toothpaste

I wish this was some sort of intellectual metaphor for something deeper, but really what’s got me thinking this week is my husband’s refusal to return the toothpaste cap to its rightful place. I just don’t get it. Every night he goes to bed after me and every morning when I want to brush my … Continue reading