Ikea - Making or Breaking Relationships

The Make or Break Relationship Weekend

I woke up Saturday morning and Ben was still at work. This boy is the hardest worker I know, staying up all night long to work a second job to help us afford furniture for our new apartment. When he got home at 11 I had french toast ready to go, and Netflix on the TV.  Once breakfast was finished we decided to take advantage of the gorgeous day go for a bike ride into the city (completely forgetting the appointment we made at the Apple Genius Bar - whoops). Along trail way we made stops at the yacht club to check out the boats for sale.  We are not actually buying a boat. We … |Read More|

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