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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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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Give Me Babies, Please

So, I’ve been waiting for a baby for a while. Not as long as some. Some women wait 10 years or more. I have been married for almost seven years, six of which have been spent trying and waiting and hoping. And, I turn 35 this month. What?! I know. I get it. I’m still […]

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Typical Comte, Ep. 6: Elizabeth

I think this might be one of the most random words we’ve discovered among our jar of randomness yet. Who wrote it? Me? Chef Comte? We’re not even sure. But it makes for good conversation, creativity and randomness. The word in this episode is: Elizabeth It’s a name. And I’m not super familiar with an […]

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