Category Archives: CBG

Happiness is Like a Pillow

(This is a bit of a long post, but bear with me — I reach a point eventually). When I was in my early 20s I was in a pretty bad car accident. The kind where you see the wreckage … Continue reading

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2016: The Year of Joy

When I was out running the other day I was thinking about what word I wanted to be my focus for the coming year. Some years I struggle with finding just the right word for me, but this year it … Continue reading

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The One in Which My Husband Proves his Love for Me…With a Spider

Yeah…you read that right. Weird, I know. When my girls were little I was a stay at home mom with a dream of homeschooling my kids. Though I did educate them until my oldest daughter started Grade 1, unfortunately life … Continue reading

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The Ebb and Flow of Love

When life is good it’s easy to forget that there is a natural ebb and flow to love, particularly in marriage. There are times when you love your spouse more than others. There are times when you have more patience, … Continue reading

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Crazy In Love

Marriage has its ups and downs. I fully expected it, having gone through a marriage before, and having dated CBG for almost four years before we said “I do”. I’d like to think that we entered into this whole thing … Continue reading

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Why I Owe My Husband a Big Fat Apology

I know it may be tough for some of you to believe, but I’m not the easiest person to be married to. Shocker, right? I can be bossy. And moody. And hormonal. My temper is sometimes quick. I have an … Continue reading

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The Spaces Between

When I used to think about marriage I often thought about the big moments in life in a shared life together. The happy moments — raising children, buying a home, family vacations, anniversary milestones. I also thought about the less-than-happy … Continue reading

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