Blogmas Day 23: Cape May Fun

Andy and I enjoyed a lovely trip to Cape May this past Saturday! Cape May is so festive during this time of year. We ventured down Congress Hall and checked out the enormous tree! We also headed down to Cape May Brewing Company and relaxed with some drinks. I made sure to bring my Christmas/WinterContinue reading “Blogmas Day 23: Cape May Fun”

Friends Make the Life Journey Smoother

This post is a Six Word Saturday contribution. Please check out Debbie’s source post here. **My friends Melinda and David took the wonderful group pic after the show!** Yesterday Andy and I went to Montclair to catch The Cult and Spirit Animal perform at the Wellmont Theater. My friend Melinda is a huge fan of SpiritContinue reading “Friends Make the Life Journey Smoother”

My August Wedding, and Mini-Getaway

Mini-Getaway A couple days after the wedding, Andy and I traveled to Pittsburgh, PA. Since we’re saving up for a extended honeymoon next year, we set aside a couple days to relax and enjoy Pittsburgh for a few days: Grandview Overlook We visited the Grandview Avenue Overlook, which has gorgeous views of Pittsburgh and itsContinue reading “My August Wedding, and Mini-Getaway”

Blogmas Day 23: 4th Week of Advent

Today marks the fourth and final Sunday of Advent. This period symbolizes Peace: that the excitememt of Christ’s arrival will bring about peace of mind throughout the land. All of our waiting and anticipating of Jesus’s birth seems like a long process, yet this is a time to reflect and internalize what we need toContinue reading “Blogmas Day 23: 4th Week of Advent”

November 26, 2018: Sunday in North Jersey

Yesterday was a rare trip up to northern New Jersey on a Sunday. I went to get my hair color done, and a trim. The hairdresser asked if I wanted it shorter…which I never do, but they need to ask anyway. I always love how the end result comes out. In these past few months,Continue reading “November 26, 2018: Sunday in North Jersey”

November 23, 2018: Thanksgiving in Paterson

Today Andy and I are getting ready to head to a Star Wars production down the shore. We’re going to watch A New Hope, with an orchestra playing the music throughout the entire film. I love the first Star Wars trilogy, so it should be a fun time experiencing the movie with an orchestra. ItContinue reading “November 23, 2018: Thanksgiving in Paterson”

October 22, 2018: 300 Days

This morning I began looking through the ‘Together for Life’ readings we need to select for the wedding next year. At first glance it feels overwhelming. So many passages to choose from! Some feeling too lengthy, too short, or too limiting. As I spent more time searching, my mind settled somewhat. The readings all wereContinue reading “October 22, 2018: 300 Days”

October 8, 2018: Positive News

After a long day of professional development trainings, I received great news from Andy: his cancer specialist informed him that he’s now 18 years in remission. I’m so happy for him! Andy is truly a wonderful person, and he deserves good blessings in his life. Tonight we’re taking a trip to Philadelphia. Andy needs toContinue reading “October 8, 2018: Positive News”

September 30, 2018: Heading Home

As September comes to a close, Andy and I are heading back to central NJ. It was another fun weekend down in Wildwood & Cape May. We stopped at all the places we traditionally head to (the Wildwoods Sign, the macaroon place in Cape May), and a couple new spots (Mud Hen Brewing, Hooked onContinue reading “September 30, 2018: Heading Home”