Wedding Wednesdays: My First Bridal Shower

A peek into my first bridal shower…

How to Slay Your Sunday

I can’t be the only one that dreads the end of the weekend. Sundays always seem to have this weird aura about them; it’s usually a nice, slow paced day off, but it’s also a day closer to another work week, and I don’t know, it can just be a downer! Recently, however, I’ve really been trying to make my Sundays (or whatever day before my work week starts…as a nurse my schedule is a bit all over the place!) a really relaxing, but also really productive day…

Wedding Wednesdays: Our Invites x Poeme

At the beginning of the planning process, I was expecting to buy our invitations offline. A pre-designed template that I could just fill in with our information sounded easy enough. After all, it was good enough for our save the dates. I quickly realized however, that none of the designs were quite what I wanted, and I wanted the invitation to be just right. The font was a bit too swirly, or the colors were a bit off, and I didn’t know if I trusted working with a designer via email. Luckily, one of my vendors raved…

May Favorites: 2017

For once, I can honestly say I didn’t feel like this past month sped by too quickly! Definitely not at all a bad thing, because all too often I begin these posts exclaiming how I can’t believe it’s already the next month. I’m sure June will be a whirlwind with my wedding quickly approaching, but I’ll do my very best to stay in the moment! So, what was I loving in May? Read on to find out!   Beauty Viktor and Rolf Flower Bomb Roller Ball: I found this in…

The Importance of R&R + 10 Ways to Unwind

Hello, strangers! Long time no blog-but this post sort of goes hand in hand with my absence. So, allow me to explain. Wordily.  I’m writing this during a day home from work, my very first ever sick day. Yes, you read that correctly. In the 2.5 years that I’ve worked my nursing job, I’ve never called in, not once. This is for a couple of reasons. I’ve always gotten sick on my days off, a sort of win-lose situation because although those off days were spent in bed, it…