The (first) One About Food

Fact: My husband and I love mac ‘n cheese. Fun Fact: My husband and I hate reheated mac ‘n cheese. Fact: There’s a 6oz container of leftover mac ‘n cheese sitting in my refrigerator. And here you find one of the quintessential adult struggles exacerbated by married life: having the self-control to eat leftovers. You … Continue reading The (first) One About Food


When I Get Where I’m Going

Upon finishing the whole of The Divine Comedy, the phrase “with great knowledge comes great responsibility” stands out in my mind. I know that The Divine Comedy isn’t the Gospel or inspired by God’s inerrant word, but I think there are things contained therein that should present a challenge to the believer. Three themes/ideas really … Continue reading When I Get Where I’m Going

Letter 1 Letter 2 Letter 3

In my Interpersonal Communication class we’re writing letters. Real, hand written letters to whoever we want. It sounds easy, but it’s not. It seems that writing a good letter is more than just puking thoughts onto a page and sending it off in a nice neat envelope to your grandma or mom or fiancé. For … Continue reading Letter 1 Letter 2 Letter 3

Behind the “Journey”

Interestingly enough, this is the second blog post that I’ve considered titling “What’s in a Name.” Not really though. Too cliché. And we know how I feel about cliché titles… Anyways, so, why “Journey to Jasmine?” It all starts with my best friend and my fiancé. My lovely fiancé’s name is Tim Rice and my … Continue reading Behind the “Journey”