May Amy #28: Here’s to next year

Dear Amy at 27, Writing to my future self is a little bit weirder than writing to the past. I don’t know what is going to happen in the future, but there are things that I hope would come to pass. Maybe that is what these will be. Next year is going to be anContinue reading “May Amy #28: Here’s to next year”

May Amy #27: Welcome to the present

Dear Amy at 26, Or I guess me… now. We are six months into this year and things have been smooth for the most part. Things are a bit tight with money, but we are getting better at budgeting which is nice. Our birthday… well we don’t like those and somehow one of our mainContinue reading “May Amy #27: Welcome to the present”

May Amy #26: 1/2 Way to 50

Dear Amy at 25, Congrats! We are half way to fifty and we have a lot to be thankful for. Things may have taken longer than we originally thought they would, but there are a ton of things to be thankful for. Aside from the new job, in December we are featured on a blogContinue reading “May Amy #26: 1/2 Way to 50”

May Amy #25: Love & Marriage

Dear Amy at 24, This is it – this year is all of our stress and nerves bundled up. We would be lying if we said we hadn’t been planning the wedding since Alex gave us our first wedding planner for a Valentines Day many moons ago. Thanks to our long engagement, the biggest worryContinue reading “May Amy #25: Love & Marriage”

May Amy #24: More graduation

Dear Amy at 23, We are in our last year at University and it is a rough one. Among our classes are some that we need for credits and don’t want to be at, and some that we need for credits and our professor is… interesting. For the ones we don’t really want to beContinue reading “May Amy #24: More graduation”

May Amy #23: Engage!

Dear Amy at 22, Another year of interesting things! We are now pacing ourselves well with university and everything seems to be going fairly well. The time has come for a new car, so we pick out two and ask our grandparents to grab one for us and we will send them the money —Continue reading “May Amy #23: Engage!”

May Amy #22: Moving Mayhem

Dear Amy at 21… This is a weird year and there really isn’t anyway to talk about everything. After all of the funerals we are a bit of a shell version of ourself. Harry Potter comes out after our birthday and we sew a set of Gryffindor robes which gives us a sense of stabilityContinue reading “May Amy #22: Moving Mayhem”

May Amy #21: Loss

Dear Amy at 20, Congratulations, you officially have a degree! The year starts out the same, still at Staples, still in school, but by June we are fully moved in with Alex and we finish the school year with some alright photos. Everyone comes down and there are some good family shots too – butContinue reading “May Amy #21: Loss”