Well, it's been such an eventful last month or so around here. I don't think I officially said it on here yet, but J attended and presented at a conference in Cali last month. While he was there he won an award and another amazing opportunity--to give a talk in Germany this summer! So congrats again to him!
Then it's been a little rough around my work lately. I'm exhausted physically, emotionally and spiritually right now. I can't really disclose more than that, but if you wouldn't mind keeping me and that whole situation in your prayers I'd appreciate it!
Then, I did our taxes today. I like to do them early, usually just to get them out of the way, but for some reason I felt like i had to do them today. I don't really know why, or what came over me, but I did. I spent my entire afternoon doing them. I just worked 6 days in a row and now I spent my afternoon off doing taxes. But at least they are done.
They took me more time than ever because I like checked them a million times...and after getting quite the refund last year. We owe almost that entire amount this year. I was so disappointed because it was the entire amount of the potential plane ticket that I could buy to go to Europe with J this summer.... I'm super glad we had the money to pay the taxes at once, but still a little disheartened over the whole thing. :( Needless to say, we'll be changing our withholding to hopefully ensure that doesn't happen again next year....