2 Years Married | Happy 2 Years to Us!

Happy 2 years of marriage to us! We celebrated our anniversary early with a weekend getaway to Santa Cruz! We wanted to escape the SoCal sun to some NorCal redwoods and spend a weekend full of quality time with no vacation itineraries or To-Do lists. It was really refreshing and relaxing to spend that quality […]

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1 Year & 46 Weeks Married! | Rock n’ Walk Sunset Strip Tour

Our Tuesdays have somehow become Movie Tuesdays. Ever since Sinemia (our movie subscription pass) went bankrupt, we’ve been taking taking advantage of AMC’s Tuesdays discounted movie tickets. This past week, we watched Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood. And we were surprisingly entertained! Anyways, two big highlights of our week: Final Summer Bash On […]

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1 Year & 43 Weeks Married | Greece & Italy Vacation Recap

We’re back from vacation! And we’ve just been unwinding from our trip. We tried to not sleep at all on our flight to avoid jet lag lol. And it didn’t work. We are so jet lagged. Greece and Italy have been two of Cindy’s bucket list destinations ever since she was in high school. For […]

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1 Year & 39 Weeks Married | Family Reunion in Seattle

“Family is like branches on a tree; we all grow in different directions, yet our roots remain as one.” -Unknown The big highlight of this past week was the 4th of July weekend family reunion in Seattle for Cindy’s family! (her dad’s mom’s siblings and their children and their children’s children). About half of the […]

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1 Year & 25 Weeks Married | Big Announcement!!!

April Fools. We have no big announcement. But we do have highlights to share from this past week! Jake finished his second quarter and is now 2/15th of the way through his PhD program!! He was on Spring Break last week. Cindy jokes that Jake shouldn’t get any breaks because he ends up filling all […]

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1 Year & 12 Weeks Married | Sespe Hot Springs Backpacking Adventure

(forgot to take a polaroid this week, so here’s a pic from our trip instead) We spent the last few days of 2018 exploring the beautiful Sespe Wilderness! Our goal was to make it all the way out to the Sespe Hot Springs (which are the hottest hot springs in all of California!) At the […]

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1 Year & 2 Weeks Married | Cindy’s Best Friend Got Married!

CINDY’S BEST FRIEND GOT MARRIED!!!! …and Cindy was the matron of honor! Cindy’s best friend was the maid of honor in our wedding last year. So it has been special to go through this life stage together. The wedding was in Flagstaff, AZ so it was quite a bit of a journey to get there […]

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43 Weeks Married | Road Trip Recap

(polaroid films are just like life. there are no retakes.) We got back from our “Presidential Road Trip” (Los Angeles to Mount Rushmore) on Friday and man are we glad to be home! We had such a blast on our trip, but were starting to miss hot showers, real beds, and non-dehydrated food near the […]

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42 Weeks Married | Road Trip!

We’re on our “Presidential Road Trip”! (from LA to Mount Rushmore) We’re both having so much fun and will share more when we’re back!!

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41 Weeks Married | “24/7 Life”

“24/7 Life” We call this week the first week of 24/7 life because, since Jake quit his job, we’ve been  spending almost 24/7 together. So far, 24/7 life has been both the best ever and also pretty ordinary.  We went bowling in the middle of the day and it was a little awkward since literally […]

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