How to cure the after-wedding letdown
Coping mechanisms / Family / Wedding planning

How to cure the after-wedding letdown

I’ve discussed briefly (or maybe not so briefly) my struggle with/decision to not immediately look for a job upon moving to Fort Campbell. Perhaps my biggest excuse until now, however, was wedding planning. Last month I spent two straight nine-hour workdays drawing up my reception seating chart; while I realize this is obsessive, I also … Continue reading »

How to tell a woman she’s huge without getting punched in the face
28-Day Blog Challenge / Army 101 / Twins / Wedding planning

How to tell a woman she’s huge without getting punched in the face

Since I’m still recovering from all the guacamole and stress of Super Bowl XLVII, I’d like to share with you, instead of a game recap, an exciting new use for toilet paper: To measure your pregnant friends’ bellies. Joanna and I tested this toilet paper use personally on our friend Rachael’s pregnant belly, and the … Continue reading »