Where I’ve Been: Quick Trip to Chicago, IL

Where I’ve Been: Quick Trip to Chicago, IL

Hey there! It’s been a while. You may have noticed that there was only one post on the blog last week…typically I aim for 3…

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A Winter Weekend at the Château Frontenac in Québec City

A Winter Weekend at the Château Frontenac in Québec City

I knew we were in for a winter wonderland in Québec City. That’s why I chose January for our trip! I wanted snow, snow, and…

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Why A Dark Statement Wall Can Make a Small Room Seem Larger

Why A Dark Statement Wall Can Make a Small Room Seem Larger

Here’s a confession: I’ve always HATED statement walls. They remind me of a bad TLC episode circa 2007––one of those Trading Spaces shows where the…

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Should I Do a First Look? Thoughts From a Bride Who Said She Didn’t Want One

Should I Do a First Look? Thoughts From a Bride Who Said She Didn’t Want One

First looks. They’re just a standard part of any wedding day photography timeline at this point. But, they’re also something that many of us fret…

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6 Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

6 Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

I love Valentine’s Day. It’s never mattered whether I’m in a relationship or single, it’s one of my favorite holidays. Why? First of all, it’s low-key.…

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How to Make Time for Yourself in a Busy Season

How to Make Time for Yourself in a Busy Season

I’m not sure who gave us the impression that life slows down in winter and gives us a chance to really zone in on those…

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5 Ways To Find French Girl Style

5 Ways To Find French Girl Style

To be honest, I used to roll my eyes at articles about mastering French girl style. I mean, we’re not French, so why try to…

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How I Primp and Pamper to Get Date Night Ready

How I Primp and Pamper to Get Date Night Ready

This post is sponsored by 7th Heaven, but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. 7th Heaven is part of Montagne Jeunesse International.…

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Bands Of Gold: Our Wedding Rings

Bands Of Gold: Our Wedding Rings

One of the items that we put off until the last month of wedding planning was our wedding rings. They’re not something you need to…

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Meal Planning The Old-Fashioned Way: My Favorite Cookbooks

Meal Planning The Old-Fashioned Way: My Favorite Cookbooks

I definitely have a book problem. I love them. I love hard copies of them. I love filling my bookcase shelves with books rather than…

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