Archives for December 2017

Top SOTD 2017 Posts

Yesterday I shared my 2017 highlights on the blog and today I’m sharing the Top 10 Blog Posts that went live on Soup of the Day Blog in 2017! It’s so interesting to me which blog posts people are more drawn to than others. While I know it’s not always just the blog topic but […]

2017 Highlights

2017 is coming to an end and I look forward to this time of year for the holiday traditions and also to look back on the last year. I’m excited about 2018 and all that we have planned so far but I can’t move forward without remembering some of the most important moments of 2017. […]

A Busy Friday Five

Happy Friday friends! This past week FLEW by. I had a few really busy days, a visit from Mama and two holiday parties with two more today, one Saturday and the last one on Sunday. My life feels a little crazy right now! But I’m excited for next week which consists of two ice rink […]

Epitome of Us- Engagement Photos

Five weeks ago we met with our wedding photographer to take our engagement pictures.  This might not seem like a big deal but we were nervous! We are both a little uncomfortable in front of the camera and we were hoping for the best weather possible. To wake up to a foggy and dreary day […]

Friday Five: Getting in the Spirit

Happy Friday friends! This week was a blur including one sick day, one work from home day because the office internet was down, two tree lightings and lots of decorating at home! I hope you’re in the holiday spirit because it’s coming fast!  ^^ My sick day nurse   ^^ Girls Night at the Royal […]

Thanksgiving Recap

Here we are DAYS into December and I still haven’t done a Thanksgiving recap. Better late than never, right? I’m excited to give an old school weekend recap but let’s start with the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. Tuesday Tuesday after work I walked the dog in Patterson Park (a little more spritely than usual knowing that […]

Crockpot Chicken & Dumplings

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Homemade4TheHolidays #CollectiveBias The holiday season is upon us. The smell of gingerbread wafting from the kitchen, pine needles strewn about the house from a feisty puppy, the sound of wrapping paper tearing under little hands and laughter from […]

Bye November

Just like that November is over and we only have one more month left in 2017. This month and year flew by so I’m making a conscious effort to do fun things and spend time with the people I love in December. But now for a little November recap: On November 1st we took our engagement […]

Christmastime Traditions

Yesterday Chris and I joined our bffs Katie and Jay and Katies family to cut down a Christmas tree! I was so so so excited for this and didn’t know what to expect! Growing up we only had fake trees because of my brothers allergies. Last years tree with Chris in our new home was […]