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Pregnancy - 20 Week Update

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I’m 20 weeks pregnant and very happy to be at the half way mark. My first trimester was rough, not in the traditional sense of morning sickness and exhaustion, but more in feeling completely unprepared for the life changing event that was only a few short months away.

Goodbye Apartment!

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As we start to pack up and prepare to move to our new house, I’ve realized there are some things I’ll miss about apartment living. Mainly, it will be sad moving away from the city and some of our favorite local businesses

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First House!

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Starting from when we are young, it seems like there are social pressures that impact everything we do - from who to sit with at the lunch table to deciding when to get married, buy a house and have kids. And although I have never been one of those people...

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The Name Change Dilemma

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The decision to marry Aaron was an easy one. The idea of getting old together was a natural and comforting thought. So I was a little surprised at how anxious I felt when the conversation came up to change my name. I’ve always loved my independence, but I also love...

Wedding: Little Details

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We just got all of our wedding pictures back from our amazing photographer and it reminded me of some of the little details that made the day come together so perfectly.

A Reflection in Rental

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In the eleven years I’ve been in Richmond, I’ve lived in four different apartments. There was the senior year off campus place in the west end I shared with my best friend, a less than charming spot that I will always have fond memories of.