When I See You Again

When I See You Again

By this point of our lives, I’m sure we’ve all had someone whom we’ve missed dearly, who has either gone away for a period of time, or returned home and completed their journey here on earth. However, I am here to address the former — thankfully, as it has to do with the man in […]

Sur La Table – Our First Cooking Class

Sur La Table – Our First Cooking Class

When we started dating, the first time I came over to Cole’s place and took a peek inside of the fridge, I almost shed a tear. Subway wrappers, a jug of milk and maybe some packages of spinach were the contents of this man’s refrigerator. Growing up with a mom and dad who cooked almost […]

Pups and Proposal: Part III – The Proposal

Pups and Proposal: Part III – The Proposal

The story of how it all happened.
Pups and Proposal: Part III – The Proposal

Safari Adventure: Wild Animals Everywhere!

Safari Adventure: Wild Animals Everywhere!

We were in a rush! Not because either one of us had woken up late, or because of unexpected traffic, but because Yours Truly (me) — entered the wrong address into the GPS, and we were now sitting “at our destination,”  — but.. not exactly at the destination we thought we’d end up. But, let me […]

Our New Puppy!

Our New Puppy!

Now, first things first: If you’re reading this, you should know that I am a sucker for baby-blues. So, it should come as no surprise that the moment I saw her, my heart melted completely! But, let’s rewind a little. On Wednesday night, Dude, (our 8-month-German-Shepherd-puppy) was involved in a hit-and-run. He got loose from […]

Potato Chip Rock!

Potato Chip Rock!

Our first couple’s hike/double date! Were we excited? Ooh-Yeah! But, were we ready? Uhh-mmh… probably not — at least not as ready as we thought we were in the beginning. Keep reading, and let me explain: Oh, Lake Poway. This is the bottom of the trail. Pretty, no? Wrong! You HAD to be there. The […]

My First Valentine

My First Valentine

…was initially my father. Near or far, every February 14th I would have a Hallmark or e-card filled with colors of pink, red, white and animated hearts. I looked forward to opening my email or checking the mailbox for a colorful card signed to me from him. Since his passing the year before, on Valentine’s […]

Wintertime Weather

Wintertime Weather

“We currently have the best weather in the country,” the weather man exclaimed from my television screen. “With a high of 73 degrees — yes I did say 73 degrees,” he continued, “it looks like today is definitely a day to be outside!” A smile gently formed across my lips as I continued getting dressed that […]

A Universal Day of Fun!

A Universal Day of Fun!

By now, if you’ve been following my blog and post, you’d know that I, Alexandria, have met the man of my dreams just a few months ago, and since then have been spending some time beginning to understand and embrace just what God and the universe has in store for us. On Friday, January 2nd, […]