2 Years & 14 Weeks Married | Old and New Routines

Winter break ended for the both of us. Cindy is back at work and Jake started Winter Quarter! Break has been refreshing, but now it’s time to get back into our routines (both new and old). It’s kind of nice to go back to work and school, respectively. It means consistency. During break, we were […]

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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 & 9 Weeks Married | Would You Rather…?

Jake’s done with classes for Fall Quarter! All he has left is one final, a presentation, and a test to proctor. Cindy sat in on one of his Discussion Sections this past week– to see Jake in full TA mode. She was very lost and bored throughout the section (probably not unlike his students lol). […]

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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 & 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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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 & 49 Weeks Married | Summer’s Winding Down

Not much really happened this week (again). Our evenings together mostly consisted of a run, a 7 minute ab workout, and dinner with TV. (doesn’t seem like the ab workout is really working…but that may be because we eat too many sweets lol). We did go mini-golfing Friday evening with friends from Jake’s PhD program. […]

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1 Year & 29 Weeks Married | Endgame

The only highlight of this past week was Avenger’s Endgame. (just kidding…but really…) On a whim, we decided Thursday morning to go to the Thursday night showing of Avenger’s Endgame and were surprisingly able to get good seats! For the past year, Jake has been obsessing over the movie. Every morning, while making breakfast, Jake […]

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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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