Fall Decor on a Budget

Happy Fall! There’s not much I love more than the end-of-year holidays. Perhaps the commercialism of it all has pulled a fast one on me, but I am a sucker for Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. I love the nostalgia and the new memories to be made, the togetherness the holidays envoke, and the decorations. Gosh, … More Fall Decor on a Budget

My Hair Journey

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 … More My Hair Journey

6 Ways to De-stress Before the Wedding

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. … More 6 Ways to De-stress Before the Wedding

Golden Birthday

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. … More Golden Birthday