Category Archives: marriage

Moving- by the numbers

Tweet 12- Trips to Goodwill 7- Trips to the dump (Can you tell we had TOO MUCH STUFF?) 3- Days left of work at the library 2- Weeks until I move my dad 1- (Just under) one month until we … Continue reading

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15 things I’ve learned in 15 years

Tweet Last Thursday, Dan and I celebrated 15 years of marriage.  In today’s standards, 15 years is a LOOOONG time.  I’ve learned a lot in the past 15 years: Sometimes, you go to bed angry.  Sometimes, you wake up angry. … Continue reading

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My Mother’s Day gift

Tweet I have always wanted a Mother’s necklace.  From the time I had Ethan, it’s been on the top of my wish list.  Problem is, my husband is not a mind-reader, nor is he a very creative gift giver.  He … Continue reading

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Once upon a time

Tweet there was a man, and a woman. The man and woman had married young.  Not to each other, mind you.   They thought when they got married that they were doing the right thing.  They had the glimmer of … Continue reading

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This is marriage

Tweet My husband is in the doghouse. I’m not going to tell you WHY he’s in the doghouse.  To you, that doesn’t really matter.  Let’s just say that he’s in the dog house, and he’ll be there for a while. … Continue reading

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14 years

Tweet So thankful for the man I married. He’s a wonderful husband, father, and friend. Love you, Dan! Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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Yeah, we’re weird. That’s why we get along so well.

Tweet   1. We entertain each other during long car rides with Monty Python quotes. 2.  We only agree on a few TV shows- Duck Dynasty, The Walking Dead, Downton Abbey, and American Pickers. 3.  Our hometowns are about equal … Continue reading

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You’ll eat it because I like it!

Tweet We had beef stew for dinner last night.  One of my favorites.  But you would have thought I had served straight-up poison.  I heard it from all of my children, including my large-sized-39-year-old-otherwise-known-as-my-husband child. I don’t liiiiiike beef stew. … Continue reading

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He’s a keeper.

Tweet I could go for a Shamrock Shake. Who wants to bring me one? — Esther (@EssieBurns) March 8, 2013 My husband just brought me a Shamrock Shake at work. Love that man. #hesakeeper — Esther (@EssieBurns) March 11, 2013 … Continue reading

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After 13 years of marriage…

Tweet I don’t know exactly how the subject came up, but yesterday I was talking to Pammy on the phone about how much things have changed since we first got married.  Things like: Going to bed at the same time. … Continue reading

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