"Do you wanna build a snowman?" So, we recently had a blizzard in the Chicago-area and Meeks woke up, saw all the snow surrounding our home and said, "I want to build a snowman". Now, we did not set out to build the massive snow-giant that now sits in our backyard. No, it started...[continue]
Saturday night we were the special guests on the STS Show with The Quiles. It was an excellent and fun evening discussing love, relationships, marriage, intimacy and more. Not to mention... we participated in #makeOutSeason! Some of the questions we answered were:
1. Is being single an important ...[continue]
We finally got around to getting a little landscaping done around the house this weekend. What started with just needing literally 4 stones, turned into 5 trips to Menards and laying more than 100 stones, new mulch and laying down sod. We are not finished yet, but VERY happy with how things are comi...[continue]
We have been planning to get our home garden going for a little while now and finally got a chance to get out there and really get some work done. We have cilantro, sweet peppers, cabbage, romaine lettuce, tomatoes and a few more veggies. The cilantro smells absolutely amazing, and it's fun to s...[continue]
If you follow us on social media (@CocoandMeeks), you are aware that Meeks and I are on a little getaway this week & I have been following a new fitness schedule while we are away. Prior to all of that going, this happened while we were checking into our hotel on Sunday night.
Front Desk: So,...[continue]
We finally did it! We had talked about getting couples' tattoos for almost three years. Plus, there was the little issue of removing my ex-wife's initial from one of my existing tattoos. So we went and did it all in one stop. This past Saturday we got the initial covered, and each other'...[continue]
We just got back from another TeamUs Adventure; this one was a kidnapping for Meeks' birthday.
It started with a simple request. With Meeks' birthday coming up I sent her a text message that said, "Have an overnight bag ready by Saturday morning." That was it; those were the only ...[continue]
Weekend eats! We visited The Shanty Restaurant in Wadsworth, IL this weekend. It had been featured on The Food Network, so since we were near the area celebrating Meeks' birthday we decided to give it a shot. There was a 45-minute wait to get a table, but it was well worth it.
Meeks had the B...[continue]