Monthly Archives: June 2017

H&M x Girl Up Collection

This past week, I received an exciting, and unexpected email, inviting me to model some pieces from H&M’s Fourth of July collection on a local news station. Feeling a bit like a celebrity, (I’ve never been on the news, before!) and knowing I actually had the day off from work (for once!) I of course obliged haha The Collection and the Cause: H&M has teamed up with Girl Up, a UN program developed in 2010 that works to afford women in developing countries equal social, educational, and health benefits. The Girl Up…

White Ruffle Tulip Dress

If you read yesterday’s post about my bridal shower, then this dress probably looks familiar, because I wore it for that occasion. I was on the hunt for a white dress to wear to my bridal shower, and I stumbled upon this one at Nordstrom. It’s white, it’s v-neck, it has a ruffle at the neckline, it’s under $60, and it’s all around fabulous. Honestly, I’ve never felt more sexy hollywood starlet in my life, and I didn’t mind in the least! (I did have…

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…