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 […]

Winter 2017-2018 Bucket List

The holiday season is upon us and I’m LOVING IT. Our world has been such a negative place lately and honestly I’m just excited to decorate our Christmas tree and play in some snow!    This Christmas is our first and only as an engaged couple so I’m looking forward to soaking up the feeling […]

Beer Advent Calendar

My Fiance loves beer and I’m a sucker for gifting advent calendars (I love them sooooo much) so when I remembered this idea about a month ago I knew I had to do it for this Christmas. I’ve tried the last two but remembered AFTER December and that kinda defeats the point…so I was happy to […]

Giving Tuesday

Happy Giving Tuesday friends! Don’t know what Giving Tuesday is? From the website: Entering it’s sixth year, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks […]