Twenty years ago today we went on our first date. Recently, I’ve been thinking about how much we’ve changed over 20 years.
Over the last almost two years, we have surrounded ourselves with people much like ourselves. Our social circle has been comprised of yoga teachers, corporate dropouts, travel bloggers, digital nomads, and perpetual nomads. It has been inspiring to be surrounded by people who sort of “get us,” who understand the life we lead.
I sit here writing this while I get my hair colored for the first time in almost two and a half years. After all, I am turning 39 this week, and that is what 39 year old women are supposed to do, right? Back in my former life, I colored my hair regularly. It was […]
Our wedding was a simple one, and not necessarily the stuff of fantasy or legend, but is the next episode of our sappy love story. We wanted good food and good music so people would have fun. Everything else was the fluff. For me, it is enjoyable to look back at the photos of when […]
Some people have grand and romantic stories of how they became engaged. Our engagement story revolves around a call from a French pay phone. We have never been that lovey dovey type of couple. After all, we barely got along the first six months we were together. I am not sure what changed after […]
When I started to think about writing our “love story” I wondered why I would share this, and if anyone would be interested in reading it. Particularly because we don’t have one of those lovey-dovey relationships. In fact, the thought of even calling it our love story kind of bothered me. It reminded me of […]
People say that to be a good blogger you need to share. To be honest. To be open. I do share quite a bit on the blog, about our fears and insecurities about navigating this new life. I have also shared on the blog and on Escape the Predictable Life about how we made the […]