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Goodbye, September.  Goodbye to anxious nights looking over residency applications a fifth or sixth “one final time.” Goodbye to putting off my ever-growing to-do list…this baby is coming soon! Goodbye to spending days in the park, finalizing our list of places we want to live and drinking the best sweet tea (thanks, Birmingham!). Goodbye to […]


Goodbye September, Hello October.

I think you can tell a lot about someone by what their view of marriage is. Some people hate the idea of marriage and think that it would squash their goals and dreams. Some people think marriage is the best, and can’t wait until they meet the right person to become their spouse. Some people […]


What Marriage Means to Me.

As if fall wasn’t amazing enough, November brings the gift of NaNoWriMo.  “National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30. Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought […]


Why I’m Starting NaNoWriMo in October & I Think You Should, Too.

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