As I reflect on my first year of marriage, I have joy-filled thoughts of my wedding day. I recall wearing that ivory dress, feeling like the prettiest woman in the room, professing my love and commitment to my partner of … Continue reading Righting the Ship: A Couple Navigates Their First Year of Marriage
#5 From the first moment you know it… #4 When your whole being is full of loving them #3 When your life would seem less complete without them… #2 No matter the situation… #1 The moment you want the world to know and celebrate you love…. Continue reading Loving You (Music)
Note to Self… I Love Being Black! Note to Others… Love all of you! Continue reading Note to Self
“I’m married to my best friend” When Ace and I first met it seemed like we just couldn’t find the time to actually go out on a date. We would plan a date, something would come up and we somehow would be … Continue reading I’m married to my best friend: How life really plays out?
Note to Self… I Love my Husband!! Note to Others… I love my Husband!! Continue reading Note to Self…
This month has my wedding anniversary in it…so I’m going to share 5 songs my husband and I enjoy together. 1. Mr Incredible Ms Unforgettable by Leela James Ft. Raheem DeVaughn (Our 1st Dance) 2. The Panties by Mos Def (The … Continue reading Radiant Sunshine’s Playlist
“I’m married to my best friend” The chill from the wind made this Saturday, October night seem different than any before. I watched as children dressed in costumes dominated my neighborhood with their hopes for filling bags with treats. I was wearing a simple pair of dark jeans, stone wash jean jacket (yes I said stone wash) over my favorite yellow, red, black and green tee-shirt. Far from over dressed, I had two simple plans; go to the Black Star concert and get home safely. Both plans I achieved without a hitch. It is what that took place between those … Continue reading I’m married to my best friend: How life really plays out?
I’m married to my best friend: I’ve always loved to hear the statement, “I married my best friend.” If this statement is true, I believe it makes for a great relationship. Let’s take a moment to think about this statement; … Continue reading I’m married to my best friend: How life really plays out?
Recently, I’ve been thinking about the words “independent” and “married” and how people grow attached to the titles. As you know I’ve traded the “single” title, for “married”, yet people seem to believe that my independence was lost in the exchange. Let me start by saying I hold both titles in high esteem, because each provide a different set of lessons and experiences. So the question is does this new “married” title make me less independent? It appears that way to some. I have noticed through conversations with married people and/or the strange way single people now choose to interact … Continue reading Untitled…
Happy Birthday to my best friend and love of my life… Ace, last year when I asked “what you wanted for your birthday”…you only said to spend it with me. I couldn’t understand because you just spent the week before showering me with gifts for my birthday. Now to me at that moment in time, it seemed unbelievable that a gift was as simple as being “present.” But from this and every year to follow for my birthday the only gift I will need is to spend it with you….Love you! Continue reading Happy Birthday Ace!!!