What I’ve Learned in 2 Months of Marriage

My love and I have been married for 2 whole months. For some that doesn’t seem like a long time compared to 2 years or 10 years, but for us, it’s special. It’s been the absolute best 2 months of our lives so I wanted to share with you a few things I’ve learned on this little journey of ours. But first a little story. When I was a teen, I went through some pretty grueling breakups (like most teens do right? Ok, maybe I was a little dramatic). So my mom told me to make a list of qualities that I wanted in my future husband. Her advice was to never settle for anyone less than the best. I made the list that night and tucked it into my nightstand only to find it 10 years later. Now married, I found this list I had made as a teen and it was humbling to reflect on it as I looked at where I was at in life today. As I went down the list, I thought back on past relationships I believed were perfect at the time and now seeing that they never quite lived up to the expectations I had set for myself. As I neared the last few qualities on the list, I knew that I was exactly where I was supposed to be. With my husband, J. J meets every quality I had ever dreamed of in a husband and I could rewrite this list and add a million more qualities that he brings to our relationship that I would have never thought of as teen. So, 10 years and 2 married months later I’ve learned a few things about what married life is all about. First, family time is essential. We’ve both realized that our families are one … Continue reading What I’ve Learned in 2 Months of Marriage