The Grandest Gesture of All: Consistency

Grand gestures are great (believe me, I swoon every time Jack Pearson does something sweet on This Is Us just as much as the rest of you), but isn't there something to be said about the little, consistent gestures of love that people do every day?It might be difficult to notice, pinpoint, or…

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Sometimes I Forget

My husband is an amazing human being. He's funny and kind, honest and hardworking, caring and understanding. He goes out of his way to do special things to make people smile. He notices everything (seriously, I can't get anything past him) and he remembers so many little moments I find myself forgetting.…

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I Still Get Jealous

The song "I Still Get Jealous" by Nick Jonas is currently a guilty pleasure of mine.  I always forget who sings it, but hopefully now that I'm referencing it in text, I'll commit it to memory.  Anyhow, the title reminds me of something I'm usually afraid of touching on.  In the spirit…

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Have It All

I remember when I was younger and I used to want it all.  I wanted the guy who was right for me and the guy who gave me butterflies.  I wanted the good man who treated me nicely, but the one who challenged me.  I wanted the one who supported me, but…

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