Category: Marriage

When an Introvert Marries an Extrovert…

“They” say introverts understand extroverts, and extroverts DO NOT understand introverts. So, what the heck happens when an introvert marries an extrovert?!?!?! It’s a life-long social experiment! “They” also say that opposites attract. I’m not sure I completely buy into that whole rhetoric because I believe being “equally yoked” is important. But, what does that even really mean? The hubby and I always joked that if we wrote down our ideal mate, we would have NEVER picked each other. He wanted more girly. I wanted taller. He wanted more traditional. I wanted younger. He wanted more in your face....

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Girl Meets Boy: The Beginning of Ash & Ish

I’m married y’all! And today, I would like to share with you the beginning of the Ash & Ish love story. So, how exactly does a Midwest girl meet a West Coast boy? Let’s go back to 2012 to find out. “You fall in love with the most unexpected person at the most unexpected time.” August 2012 It all started when I received a phone call for a potential job opportunity. It was the fastest three weeks of my life and looked a little something like this: Monday: Phone call requesting an in-person interview Wednesday. Wednesday: Flight from Indiana...

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