All celebrations need a theme. It doesn’t have to be an elaborate or extravagant theme, like King Arthur & The Knights of the Round Table, or The Phantom of the Opera, or a Louis the XIV of France affair with fancy-dress attire and delectable food to match… although those themes do sound wonderful, don’t’ they?...more
Happy Friday! This has been a crazy week. On the one hand, my phone was stolen by someone at my job. On the other hand, I found out I won this grant I was working on for a long time! So...you win some, you lose some. ...more
The world is a buzz with wedding news this week, as the British are broadcasting a real life fairy tale for the ages. The heir to the throne has asked a commoner to be his queen. In the words of my local DJ, "Everyone loves a love story".
This is true. My family is living has it's own love story. This weekend, as people rejoice over Prince William's engagement news, my family will be rejoicing at my cousin's bridal shower. ...more
There seems to come a point after you get married when you stop being boyfriend and girlfriend and start being husband and wife. And it's not when you say, "I do." Shortly after we married, everyone would ask A.P. and I if it felt different. "It" being that we were married now, and no longer living in sin. For the most part, I always responded with the joke, "No, it feels like the same boring sh*t." And I meant it, because at the time, it did feel like the same boring sh*t. But now...now it feels different....more