If Our Walls Could Talk

Time for another round of “If Our Walls Could Talk” which at this point would be more aptly named “Random Things Andy Says” but that’s more fun anyway, right? A: What we really need to figure out is how to convince William & Mary that the child of two alumni should get free tuition. A:…

A Letter to Myself as a College Freshman

This semester I am teaching a section of First Year Studies at UPIKE. It is a class that is geared toward helping students transition from high school to college and helping them feel at home on campus. One of their first assignments is to write a letter to themselves that they will turn in this…

On Saltwater Crocodiles and Walks Home

PROLOGUE I returned to campus in the fall of 2008 a few days before Andy did (he hadn’t realized that he loves helping with freshman move-in yet) and I have a distinct memory of being really excited to see him. There was just something about him. I’m not really sure what it was but I…

Happy 5 Year Datingiversary

To celebrate our five years of dating, I’m going to post our love story in several parts, one a week once in a while. So be on the look out for the next installment in a week sometime in the future. 🙂 Five years ago today, on November 10, 2008, Andy and I started dating….

Hark Upon The Gale. ♥

There are a lot of other things I could write about, for example an update on how life is going, but that’s not where my heart is today. Today is move-in day for the Class of 2017 at The College of William and Mary. Six years ago, it was my move-in day. My parents and…