"It all started with a weekend to ourselves. We camped in the same spot we exchanged our first "I love yous" last autumn... little did I know he had secretly reserved it for us. We spent our Saturday laughing, cooking, making popcorn in the fire, reading, and praying together.
We hiked the most beautiful hike, did henna on each other on a huge rock in a canyon, and we even rescued a bird that fell from the tree next to our tent. That night we were blessed with the opportunity to see Saturn and its rings through a ranger's giant telescope.
We also saw Jupiter and its moons and a few other star clusters and spirals. The stars shone extra bright that night because the sky was at its darkest. It was a New Moon, which is representative of the opportunity to start a powerful new cycle of positive change.
Little did I know, I was in for the most epic surprise of my life the following morning.
Sunday morning we headed out for a hike.
It was a trail through a beautiful open-wide meadow, and during...