2 Years & 12 Weeks Married | Hosting Christmas & 2019 Reflections

Hosting Christmas It was Christmas this past week! As we mentioned in our previous post, we hosted Christmas this year, with both our families, in our tiny apartment. We weren’t sure if our little apartment would be able to fit everyone from both sides of our immediate family (about 13 people) but it did! Everyone […]

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2 Years & 10 Weeks Married | Jake’s Birthday! (and other highlights)

This past week was Jake’s birthday! Cindy wanted crab for Jake’s birthday, so we went to the Boiling Crab. Good thing Jake loves crab. Otherwise, that would have been a not very enjoyable meal… It was soooOOOOoooOOOoo delicious! We had so much that we can probably do without crab for like the next 2 years. […]

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2 Years & 8 Weeks Married | HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

 ~HAPPY THANKSGIVING ~ our week was PACKED full!! Monday Cindy spent the entire day catching up on all the laundry that had piled up. (9 loads!!) Jake had class all day and spent most of the evening doing as much school work as he could before Thanksgiving break. Tuesday This was our one “relaxing” day […]

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2 Years & 7 Weeks Married! | Thanksgiving 2019 Pt. 1

We know it’s a little early, but we started celebrating Thanksgiving already! Because both of our families live in SoCal, we start coordinating Thanksgiving Day plans pretty early every year. It’s not so important who’s family we visit on the actual day of, but that we get a chance to celebrate this season with both […]

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2 Years & 6 Weeks Married | The Day We Scored Free Lululemon!

The biggest highlight of our week was free Lululemon!!! (well…technically, we paid $10 to attend the event that got us free Lululemon…) A couple of weeks ago, we signed up to attend a “Field Day” put on by YesRally. The first 100 sign ups got free Lululemon outfits and a swag bag. We can’t believe […]

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2 Years & 2 Weeks Married! | Cane Quest

The highlight of our week was…Cane Quest! On Saturday, we volunteered at an event called Cane Quest. Cane Quest is a competition hosted by the Braille Institute where kids who are blind or visually impaired put their white cane and independent travel skills to the test. Some of you may already know that Cindy works […]

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2 Years & 1 Week Married | Weekend Apart

This past weekend, Jake attended a conference in D.C. where he presented one of his projects! It was a really exciting experience and opportunity.  But it also meant a weekend apart for us. Since being married, this was Cindy’s first weekend home alone  and Jake’s first weekend away from home. Cindy In the days leading […]

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1 Year & 51 Weeks Married | PhD Year 2!

Two big highlights this past week: PhD Year 2 Jake started the second year of his Economics PhD program! And like we mentioned before…it’s going to be a crazy busy year for him (and us.) This year, on top of his program coursework, Jake will be a Teaching Assistant (TA)! This means he will need […]

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1 Year & 50 Weeks Married | Busy But Grateful

What a week! It’s been packed with lots of busyness at work (for Cindy), wrapping up projects before school starts (for Jake), and hanging out with our friends and family. We’re exhausted, but also grateful for the busyness because it means we are blessed. We celebrated momma and poppa Wang’s birthday this past weekend with […]

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