An engagement 10 years in the making

Alex and I have known each other since elementary school. We both started at a new school in 5th grade, however, this story does not have a happy beginning.

Museum Dreams

My birthday fell on a Monday this year and being a high school teacher, there was no opportunity to celebrate that day having to wake up early the following morning.

Years in the Making

My boyfriend and I have been together for three years now. Our first date was on my eighteenth birthday (but he didn't know that it was my birthday).