How Pancakes Brought Jackson + I Together

The first time I met Jackson was during basketball practice. He had an athletic training rotation with the women's basketball team his junior year of college. At practice one day, my hand got sliced open so I walked over to the athletic trainers for a band-aid and the senior AT student nicely handed me off … Continue reading How Pancakes Brought Jackson + I Together

Anniversary Trip to Zion National Park

Jackson and I got married in June 2016, and since then we've had a tradition of going camping to celebrate our anniversary. In 2017 we lived in Texas and ventured to Hill Country for our anniversary trip. This year, we almost thought we wouldn't be able to go camping because Jackson was in a wedding … Continue reading Anniversary Trip to Zion National Park

How He Proposed

Jackson and I dated his senior year of college. We knew he was going to grad school far away and I had two more years of school in Minnesota, but we decided this relationship was worth the shot. Long distance relationships are tough, but if you survive them you come out stronger than ever. We … Continue reading How He Proposed

Sunday Funday in Santa Barbara

A few Sundays back, new couple friends of ours invited us to the Funk Zone for dinner. (The Funk Zone is a collection of converted warehouses and buildings that are now home to artistic boutiques, breweries, tasting rooms, and creative eateries. It's a hoot.) While we were waiting for our tri-tip sandwiches (yummm), our friends … Continue reading Sunday Funday in Santa Barbara