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 […]

Read More

1 Year & 23 Weeks Married | Goodbye Forever to Our First Apartment

Cindy got sick…AGAIN… so she was sleeping a lot this past week. She thought working with kids meant she’s developed an immunity of steel, but she’s been getting sick a lot this past school year. She has a theory that her immune system is updating itself…like a software update…. Jake is skeptical. Jake’s been studying […]

Read More

1 Year & 4 Weeks Married | Halloween and Hot Air Balloons

four major highlights this week… Halloween. We had a very low-key Halloween. Cindy’s friend came over and we stayed in decorating the Trader Joe’s Haunted Cookie House while watching Halloween movies. We’re not fans of scary movies, so by Halloween movies we’re talking Gnome Alone. It was a cozy, comfortable, and fun night! Next year, […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

23 Weeks Married | Jake’s PhD Offer and Cindy’s 1/2 Marathon

(this post is up a day later because… we both have had quite the week!) First off…Jake officially accepted his offer from the UCLA Economics PhD program!! We are so beyond grateful and excited!! The 2016-2017 academic year was a tough one for us. Jake was working full time and taking math classes in the […]

Read More