Alone in Grief

The anniversary of my sister’s death had me doing a lot of thinking on grief. We all know grief is one of those non-quantifiable, or objectively analyzed things. It is such a personal experience, and often one that makes no rational sense. This quote relating grief to the ocean is a wonderfully representative statement for […]

Read More Alone in Grief


How often do you think you’ve muttered the phrase, “I simply don’t have time”? I’m willing to bet more than you can count. The truth is, we have time for what we make time for – we have time for what is truly important. The question then is what’s important to you? When I start […]

Read More Reset

What are you waiting for?

Have you ever found yourself holding back? Waiting for that perfect time? Perfect person? Perfect place? Of course you have, who are you kidding. You’re human. I don’t think this is limited to big feats or adventures (i.e. go on the trip, what you are waiting for!) Honestly, I will buy a cute new article […]

Read More What are you waiting for?


Seeing as it’s the most time and effort I’ve ever dedicated to one event, and the biggest thing I’ve ever done, I figured I’d write about my favorite day – the day I married my best friend! The date: May 6, 2017. The engagement: August 31, 2016. If you’ve already done the math that means […]

Read More Dingledidgood

Our Story

**This is the story I wrote for our wedding website after our engagement. I wanted to preserve it here, on the blog ** Our lives are our own personal novels that we write every day: each year is a new chapter and each sunrise brings a new page. Tommy and I met in approximately our […]

Read More Our Story