November 6, 2018

WINS Get outside/explore Hawaii. Between going to Maui, an island I’ve never been to, and having every single weekend jam-packed, I say I knocked this one out of…

October 31, 2018

Happy Halloween, friends! I hope that you have a great week dressing up, celebrating, and eating all of the candy you want. I thought I’d pop in for…

October 23, 2018

Alternate title: Thrillers I have read recently. I have been so bad about blogging the past few months that I have read dozens of books that I never…

September 24, 2018

Nick came home on Wednesday!!!! I feel like all of the stress and weight of deployment melted away as soon as I saw him, and and I’m just…

August 2, 2018

Aloha from New York! I’ve been here for a few weeks now. So let’s head to Dunkin Donuts and have a chat! If we were having coffee, I…

July 30, 2018

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July 25, 2018

The last time Nick was on a submarine, I lived in New York while he lived in Washington (state). At the time it was the right decision for…

July 19, 2018

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July 16, 2018

For a long time, I had no interest in Lasik. It’s not a big deal to wear glasses and contacts, so why would I spent thousands of dollars…

July 2, 2018

A few weeks ago, I wrote about my trip to Guam. I went there to visit Nick on a port call! You can read all about it here….