New Year, Old Habits

Last Tuesday my husband and I married after a whirlwind process--an elopement with immediate family planned in five days. Though friends and family members expressed surprise, the decision was a long time coming. We had discussed marriage for months, ultimately deciding the act--more than a lavish ceremony--mattered most to us. Fast forward almost a week and … Continue reading New Year, Old Habits


We Did It!

Despite dating three years, this past Christmas marked the first I spent with my now-husband J. When we met at a Bronx subway station on a frigid January night in 2014, I dropped my MetroCard, startled by J’s looks. It was a groan worthy cliché –especially when J, ever suave, gave me his MetroCard, mine … Continue reading We Did It!