My Wedding Wasn’t A Guarantee of Happily Ever After

A wedding can include hundreds of people, but a marriage is between two.

Sandi Parsons
Feb 1, 2021 · 4 min read
Photo by Alexandra Gorn on Unsplash

My first wedding came with all the bells and whistles — well, the bells and whistles we could afford.

We were young, lacking a well-paid income, and with a three-month-old baby. But, working on our budget, with help from our…