Losing a friend

It's recently become apparently to me that a very dear friendship of mine is slipping away. Originally weakened by time and distance, we'd try to visit each other about once a year and whenever we would reunite, it would always be a fun time. I thought we were ok. I know my introversion can cause [...]

Speaking the physical touch love language – Week 2

I'll admit, I probably haven't put in my absolute best efforts every day this week to speak my husband's love language of physical touch. There was even a time this week when he started kissing me and all I could think of was the tiny bristles of his mustache poking up my nose and he [...]

Speaking the physical touch love language – Day 6

Even though I wrote my blog post committing myself to trying out love languages just yesterday, I've actually been putting in extra efforts for over a week now. I started trying to be more cognizant of my behavior and show my guy more touch-feely love while in the middle of Chapman's book and I finished the [...]

Testing the 5 Love Languages for a happier marriage

Earlier this week, I finished listening to the audiobook for Gary Chapman's 5 Love Languages. My curiosity on the topic was sparked when a coworker mentioned the theory and we went around sharing what we thought each of our own languages was. I've been married for 2 years but was with my husband for 8 [...]

13 Reasons Why Reflection

Aha! At last, I have broken my no-post-Saturday streak! Today, I want to talk about something real. So, here's a heads up that my post is about to take a heavy turn. I just finished watching 13 Reasons Why on Netflix, which I definitely recommend to any one who hasn't seen it. The series follows [...]

Daily habits and talking about love

Today, I set woke up at my usual time (7am) then pushed my alarm back by half an hour. So, it should not come as a surprise to me that I'm late. I'm not surprised; I set myself up for this. HOWEVER, I did still complete my daily sweeping rounds (it's lazy and I don't [...]