5 Ways A Year of Long Distance Improved My Marriage

5 Ways A Year Of Long Distance Improved My Marriage | Why Hello Lovely

Today marks three years of marriage for me and Zack. Three years already. That’s crazy to me. This time last year, Zack was overseas on a tiny island. He had been away for about a month and a half at that point and I was sitting here feeling completely miserable and lonely. I’m glad this year’s anniversaryRead more

Our Final Update | 11 Month Check-In

Our Final Update: 11 Month Check-In | Keating & Co

Here we are, guys.  My final update! 11 months are complete and soon I’ll have my husband home with me again. As we near the end of this year long separation, I look back on the morning I said goodbye to Zack last August and remember just how impossible this year apart felt. I was devastated as I watchedRead more

9 Month Check-In

9 Month Check-In | Keating & Co.

First off, can we just give my “baby” sister, Alex a round of applause for my awesome new blog images (pictured above, in my sidebar and in my about me!)? I finally got to upgrade my Nikon this past month so we’ve been out playing with my new lenses this week and I couldn’t loveRead more

7 Month Check-In

7 Month Check-In | Keating & Co.

Another month down!  Whoo!  But didn’t I just do my 6 month check-in like last week??  This month really flew by.  This is going to be a super short check-in since my blog was down for the last 24 hours and I didn’t actually think I’d get to post today.  Now that we’re past the halfway point, I’mRead more

A Beginner’s Guide To Surviving A Long Distance Relationship

A Beginner's Guide To Surviving A Long Distance Relationship | Keating & Co.

I’ve been in three long distance relationships in my short, 23 years of life.  Zack and I even fell in love long distance.  I was living in Vermont with my dad and Zack was stationed in North Carolina.  We fell in love from 900 miles away and even started out our marriage long distance as well.  NowRead more

I Don’t Want To Be A Military Spouse

It is 6 o’clock in the morning and I’m just hours away from yet another airport goodbye.  Zack has been home for three weeks visiting for the holidays and it went by way too fast.  Now we’re making the drive to Boston so he can catch his flight back to Japan.  It’s yet another dayRead more

A Quick Guide to Spending the Holidays Apart

A Quick Guide to Spending the Holidays Apart | Why Hello Lovely

The holidays are seriously my favorite time of year ever.  I love the whole atmosphere surrounding the holiday season and being able to spend time with friends and family.  It’s a great time to bring everyone together and see those that you may not see as often throughout the year.  Unfortunately, not everyone is asRead more