Go To Bed Angry (& Other Lessons from 10 Years of Marriage)

Just Love Me

First and foremost, let me start by acknowledging that ten years of marriage in no way makes me an expert on the subject. It’s quite possible that in another ten years I’ll look back at this and dismiss it as total bunk, but (for now) here are some things that I’e learned:

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10 Things I Didn’t Know at 26

So, I had a birthday recently. Sometimes I forget my age. Really, I actually have to stop and think about it if I haven’t done the math in a while. I think people assume I’m faking this to avoid revealing the number, or using it as some sort of lament (i.e, “I’m so old, I can’t even remember how old!”). It’s not that at all. I am eternally grateful for each and every year. It really is that I just I don’t think about it. It’s never been about the number as much as the feeling, and I’m really not sure 36 feels all that different from 26. Except for the fact that there are certainly things I know now that I didn’t then. Here’s the short list:

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