C+J 2-Year Anniversary

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2 years and 1 day ago I married this really great guy. We married on a Friday afternoon on the Outer Banks of North Carolina under a beautiful lighthouse, about 10 hours after Prince William and Kate said “I do” in London. We were blessed with amazing weather and 45 of our family and closest friends surrounding us. At our casual, beach house reception we had our photographer take funny photos, ate key-lime cupcakes, and we danced the night away. For us, it was perfect.

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December Book Review: The Secret Lives of Wives

(image via IrisKrasnow.com)

(image via IrisKrasnow.com)

About a month ago now I literally Googled something like, “my husband is driving me insane” and in my search results popped up a book suggestion by Iris Krasnow called The Secret Lives of Wives: Women Share What it Really Takes to Stay Married. Before one-clicking my way through the Amazon Kindle store I watched a short interview she did with CBS on YouTube to see if Iris was legit, and when I saw her hair that looked like she’s been attempting to pull it out for the duration of her marriage, I was sold. This woman is legit. Her husband, too, drives her insane.

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