For many years, I was the only redhead in my entire family. That has since changed (yay!), but it was a bit of a shock to my parents when I was born. How could a blonde mother and a brunette father produce a child with strawberry-colored hair? Well, of course I learned how in my … Continue reading My Hair Journey
It's the finally the first day of Fall---even with that 90 degree weather still going strong here in So Cal 😓---but Halloween Time arrived early at the Disneyland Resort on September 7th. Gone are the red, blue, and yellow banners that covered Main Street USA for this Summer's Pixar Fest, and in their place are … Continue reading Halloween Time at Disneyland
Today Michael and I are celebrating six years together. Six long, adventurous, beautiful years.
Another year come and gone, in the blink of an eye. And as fast as it went, I feel content in saying that this year was a great one for me. Sure, I had as many downs as I had ups, I battled anxiety and depression, and I lost a few relationships that mattered to … Continue reading Here’s to Endings and New Beginnings
As it gets closer to the big day, no matter how much you think you've got it together, stress becomes inevitable. You can't avoid it, you can't run away from it, you can't put it off. If there's one certainty about wedding planning it's that stress will come for you eventually. Since alcohol doesn't solve everything, I put together a list of ways to really relax and de-stress. I find I need all the help I can get during this final countdown, so I figured other engaged couples could use some help too.
Due to the configuration of our previous apartment, a dining room was something we lived without for 10 months. But now we're back to living in a home with a designated dining space and I'm so excited to reveal it!
I was very young when I first learned what a golden birthday was---when you turn the age of your birth date---and ever since that day I have been anxiously waiting for that birthday to arrive. My 25th birthday, to be exact. I have always been big about my birthday and Mike knows this, so he took over and mapped out a full day of activities for us, keeping everything a surprise.