• Wedding Thank You Cards – Basic Invite

    The wedding countdown is getting REAL! I can’t believe we will be married in four months, and I also can’t believe how fast time flies. Wedding planning has been a dream, and I’ve loved every little part of it. If you remember from my previous Christmas in July post, I talked about this adorable company called Basic Invite. Well, I loved them so much, I’m working with and writing about them again! This time, for our wedding thank you cards! Here’s what I love about Basic Invite – the freedom to let your designs and ideas come to life. I wanted to incorporate our color palette into our thank you…

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    Banana Bright Face Primer by Ole Henriksen Review

    Hello, everyone! I hope you are all doing well and had a great weekend! A few weeks ago, Influenster sent me complimentary Banana Bright Face Primer by Ole Henriksen for review. I have been using Bare Minerals Complexion Rescue for over a year now, and I am very, very loyal to it. So, I was worried this primer wouldn’t live up to my expectations. However, it exceeded them hands down. Here are some of my favorite parts about Banana Bright: It smells amazing and is not overpowering. It has a sweet smell, but it is very subtle. You really only smell it once you apply it, then the smells goes…

  • The Wedding Date and The Proposal Book Review

    The Wedding Date & The Proposal Book Review

    Hey everyone! It’s been a minute since I’ve last blogged. I hope you’re all doing well, and that life is good! Wedding planning has been coming together beautifully. It is crazy to think we are getting married in 5 MONTHS! What?! Where in the world is the time going?! If you find out, let me know. But, truly, wedding planning has been a dream, and we are loving every single minute of it. A few weeks ago, I ran to Target to buy something for our condo. I always walk by the books and take a glance at what’s on display, and this time, something caught my eye. It was…

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    Valentine’s Day Reminders

    It’s Valentine’s Day, a day I truly love. I love reminding people how much I love them and hearing it in return. As Nic brought up today, this is our first and last Valentine’s Day as an engaged couple… next year at this time we’ll be married! It’s crazy to think how time flies and where you’ll be a year from this exact moment. This Valentine’s Day, my heart is bursting with excitement for the year to come. I get to marry my best friend and say I Do in the town where we met almost 5 years ago. I am so lucky to be living life with someone I…

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    Wedding Dress Shopping – 10 Things to Know

    I said YES to the dress as our wedding countdown continues! If you didn’t read my last about saying yes to my dream dress, I said yes to the first dress I tried on at the first boutique we went to. Needless to say, I wanted to put together a list of tips and things to know before going dress shopping. All these tips were so helpful and made my day go so smoothly. All of these tips have been gathered from my personal experience, and also from other brides I’ve talked to. I know they will help you, as you prepare to find your dream dress! 1. Go in…

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    I Said YES to My Dream Dress

    This last weekend, I went wedding dress shopping with my mom, cousin and aunt. It was such a fun day and so, so many memories were made. I wouldn’t have changed a thing about the day. And, if you hadn’t guessed by the title… I said YES to my dream dress! We went to two boutiques in Milwaukee, and believe it or not, I chose the FIRST DRESS I tried on at the FIRST boutique we went to, White Dress Bridal Boutique! The owner of White Dress told me a fun statistic… this happens to about 66% of brides! I had no idea and loved hearing that statistic, and being part…

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    5 Ways To Stay Organized In 2019

    Going into the new year always feels like a blank slate. You feel fresh and ready to crush the goals you’ve set for yourself. I’ve gone into the beginning on 2019 feeling more organized than ever, and I’m here to share some of my tips with you!  1. Clean Before Sleep This is a MUST. Every night before bed, no matter how tired I am, I always clean up and put things away. Nic and I never leave the dishes dirty and make it a point to put everything away after dinner. Not only that, but I make sure there aren’t any clothes on the floor or little items out…

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    We’re Engaged! – 11.21.18

    WE'RE ENGAGED! I still have butterflies writing these words, and we've been engaged for over a month. I've been taking in every beautiful moment of our engagement since it happened, and I am so excited to share the story with you all!

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    5 Ways To Stay Stress Free During The Holidays

    The beautiful holiday season is upon us. For those of you who have been following my blog for awhile, you know that I LOVE Christmas. Everything about the holiday make me so happy. I also love Thanksgiving, but Christmas is where it’s at. With Thanksgiving and Christmas around the corner, though they’re filled with tons of love and excitement, they can also be stressful. No worries, my friends. I’m here to offer you some advice to make them less stressful and more relaxing and fun. Because that’s what the holidays are all about, sometimes we just need little reminders.   1. Budget Don’t forget to budget. It’s REALLY easy to…

  • Fall Tag – All Things Fall

    Hi, everyone! Happy Fall and Happy October! The crisp fall air has already filled my heart with happiness, the beautiful colors of the leaves have left me speechless and the fall activities I’ve taken part in are already ones for the books. Ah fall, how I love you! Fit ‘n Classy, a fellow blogger, tagged me in her last Fall Tag blog post that was initially created by Ell Duclos, and I was more than excited to take part in it! Thanks for thinking of me, Anna! (Also, definitely go check out her blog, too!) So… what is the Fall Tag? The Fall Tag is a list of questions for…