1 Year & 27 Weeks Married | Cindy’s Birthday!

Jake surprised Cindy on her birthday with a living room full of balloons and her favorite breakfast– Eggs Benedict! That afternoon we went on a nice walk to Starbucks for a free birthday coffee and then to RedBox for a free birthday movie. (Cindy also got a free birthday gift from Ulta the day before). […]

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1 Year & 10 Weeks Married | Falconry For Jake’s Birthday

Jake survived his first quarter as a PhD student and we celebrated his birthday! This first quarter of grad school has been tough for Jake. He keeps saying it has been one of the hardest things he has ever experienced. We’ll admit, we weren’t sure if he was going to make it to the end […]

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1 Year & 9 Weeks Married | Finals Won’t Get In Our Way

“Restaurant Date Jar”. We made a list of all the walk-able restaurants around our apt and put them in a jar. We’re hoping this encourages us to be a little more adventurous! The idea is simple: 1) pick a slip from the jar 2) go eat at the place you picked. We have to confess […]

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51 Weeks Married | UCLA, LA, And Poppa W’s Birthday

The biggest highlight of this week was….. ….Jake officially starting his PhD program in Economics at UCLA!!!! He started school on Thursday, and even though he’s only had 2 days of class so far, there already is a lot of content. But he’s excited! For the first time, he feels challenged! Jake has also been […]

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9 Weeks Married | Jake’s Birthday

We’re 2 months married and it was Jake’s birthday! Here’s a picture of us in our party hats and with our guinea babies. Jake’s birthday began with lox for breakfast, continued with Star Wars Battlefront 2 for half the day, and ended with a poker night, El Pollo Loco, and ice cream cake! (we both […]

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