BACHELORETTE FINALE IS TONIGHT! Who’s it going to be… the “former pro quarterback” or the “”former competitive swimmer?” Can you tell I’m not a fan of either? (TEAM LUKE!) Get ready for lots of drama, tears, Neil Lane diamonds, and sitting on your bum for over two hours. After sitting all day at work, the […]Read More Will you accept this workout?
Working in the city has made me aware of the constant hustle and bustle outside. There are singers, xylophone players, people selling water, asking for money, etc. You name it, they’re there. I typically say a quick “no thank you” and continue on my way. Recently however, there was something that made me stop. A […]Read More Hello Fresh!
Well it’s about time for an update, don’t you think?? A dying, old computer and more transitions is not the best combination for blogging, but let’s be honest… Life is ALWAYS going to be transitioning. If I wait for a time when things aren’t changing, I will literally never blog again! Here’s a quick update with […]Read More Life Update
Planning parties is something I truly love- anything from a small girl’s night in to a big holiday celebration. My favorite kind of event to plan, however, is a SURPRISE. There’s just something about the guest(s) of honor having no idea what’s coming that makes me giddy with excitement. This past fall, I had the absolute privilege of throwing not one, […]Read More “Two Less Fish in the Sea” Engagement Party
Well Friday and Saturday have come and gone in a sleepy, drugged up haze, so this week’s Friday Favorites is a couple days late. That’s just what happens when you get your wisdom teeth out! Favorite DIY project: hanging shelf This hanging shelf looks like a great weekend project- I love how unique and simple […]Read More Friday Favorites
Four day weeks are THE BEST. Mo and I had a great time getting to relive our wedding weekend on our relaxing anniversary trip. Why aren’t 3 day weekends always a thing?! Favorite Weekend Getaway: Copperstone Inn (Rockton, IL) If you are looking for a romantic and relaxing weekend in the middle of nowhere, then […]Read More Friday Favorites
Happy FriYAY! Another week down, another weekend ahead! Favorite Girl Scout cookie: Tagalongs Finally, the long awaited email from a Girl Scout parent arrived in my inbox this week. I ordered two boxes of the delicious tagalongs and one box of Samoas, which are a close second fav. Nobody touch my Girl Scout cookies… consider […]Read More Friday Favorites
Favorite Recipe: Homemade marshmallows With the temperatures continuing to drop (how that is possible I do not know), hot chocolate and marshmallows are a perfect pair. Treat yourself these fluffy puffs with half the sugar of the average marshmallow and without any corn syrup by making your own- recipe via The Urban Poser. Add a […]Read More Friday Favorites
14 days down and 7 more days to go! Maybe you’ve missed a couple days of healthy habits along the way, but let’s finish strong together! Write these down on your calendar and commit to these final healthy habits. January 15: Eat the daily recommended amount of whole grains “CARBS ARE BAD.” …or are they? […]Read More Healthy Habits: Week 3
Time flies when you get married. Doing life with someone is truly an adventure and I am fortunate to have the best of the best. He listens to me talk nonstop about my career goals, happily does our finances and puts up with my not-so-great dance moves. Marriage. It’s great. With that said, when anniversaries […]Read More Traditional Anniversary Gift Guide