The Official Engagement Story

Ooh, it’s engagement time! If you haven’t already, check out the stories on how we met, our year of friendship, our first date, our crazy road trip to Utah Lake, and our unofficial engagement. The story begins just after Scott left for basic training. He left, and a month later I left to Michigan, where […]

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Secret and Not-So-Secret Engagement

So, you got the story about how we met, and the friendship story, and the one about our first date, and even the one about the crazy trip to Utah Lake. Now the separation/almost engagement story. Saying good-bye to Scott after we had been dating for a month was so hard. We had spent so […]

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“Scott Should Ask Me Out.” Where Did that Come From?

If you haven’t read them already, check out my previous posts: We Met on A Five-Hour Trip to Lake Powel and Will You Marry Me? Those posts will give you the background for today’s post. After a year of friendship, Scott and I planned on, well, nothing. We didn’t expect our friendship to turn into […]

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Will You Marry Me?

Before you read further, check a long ago post: We Met on A Five-Hour Trip to Lake Powel. That is the day I met Scott. This post is after that. 🙂 After our loverly first meeting driving down to Lake Powel, Scott and I remained great friends. We would say, “Hi,” to each other at […]

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Embrace the Awkward

First let me tell you that I’m a very awkward person. When Chef Comte and I started dating, all I could think about was how awkward I was. I didn’t know how to date someone as cool as he. The first time I saw him, he walked into the room and everyone yelled, “Scott Comte!” […]

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I Am Blameworthy for My Own Laziness

Which word do you like better: Accountability or blameworthy? Think about it. Then get back to me. I have goals. You have goals too, right? The goals we have, we want to accomplish them. We set them for a reason. Maybe your goal is to finish the basement or to get that promotion or finish […]

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Why Is Obi the Pup So Cute?

Am I a dog person. Uh, yeah! Chef Comte and I have an almost three-year-old Chihuahua named Obi. And he’s the cutest, craziest, most playful, cuddliest little guy ever! When Chef Comte and I first got married, I told him I wanted a dog–a Pomeranian at the time. I even bought a book on Pomeranians […]

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