Ring Shopping For Him

Nick and I have gone browsing for men’s rings twice now, and it has been a lot of fun focusing on something that’s all about him! He gets pretty excited to go on these adventures, and has fun being involved. … Continue reading

Packing Your Bridesmaids’ Bags

Gift bags that is! Customizing bags for your bridesmaids is definitely an exciting way to show your girls how much you love them. Personal Creations recently reached out to me and request that I cover this topic, and I am … Continue reading

Mother of the Bride Dress Shopping

Every Wednesday over the summer I have dinner with my family – followed by a group viewing of that night’s episode of So You Think You Can Dance. Last week while we were eating, my sister and Maid of Honor … Continue reading

Engagement Ring Masterpieces: My Interview with Designer Mark Schneider

Mark Schneider in a renowned jewelry designer with an impressive and captivating roster depicted across his website. His designs push boundaries and truly stand out as unique. Not only do I love his work, I’m also lucky enough to own … Continue reading

Pi Day 2015: One Year from Today

A year from today is mine and Nick’s wedding shower with my family and our friends. I’m so excited! Finally something has reached the year-countdown point. Since Nick and I are a bit nerdy, we really love Pi Day. We … Continue reading

I Went to a Bridal Show and Won a Vacation!

On Sunday, Jan. 19th I took my mom, maid of honor, and one of my bridesmaids to the big bridal show happening at The Palace. When we got there, there was a massive line curling inside the building and shooting … Continue reading

Her Dresses Are Taking Over Pinterest – My Interview with Veluz Reyes

Veluz Puno-Reyes’ dresses can be seen all over Pinterest – but the links never seem to take you to her site. Once I saw a few of them I began the hunt for the designer, and hopefully a website full … Continue reading

Mismatched Bridesmaid Dresses – The Pros and Cons

Deciding whether or not to have mismatched bridesmaid dresses doesn’t seem like a hard decision until you actually have to make it. I personally love the look! But I’m finding that within mismatched bridesmaid dresses are varying degrees of mismatchy-ness. … Continue reading

Thinking About Flowers for our Yellow & Gray Wedding

Pinterest and The Knot have definitely sparked my interest in planning our flowers for the wedding – an aspect I didn’t expect to be excited about. I’m a strange girl and actually don’t care much for flowers. I think it’s … Continue reading

Judging other people’s experiences – take the poll!

For anyone who has not seen today’s XKCD comic, take a look below: This exact concept has crossed my mind when planning mine and Nick’s wedding – do we ask people to use a hashtag for instagram? Do we get … Continue reading

The crazy/wonderful frenzy of your first Bridal Show

As a last-minute plan, my family and I attended our first bridal show together. We only recently found out about it, and I found someone on Craigslist with tickets and a parking pass. The show was Bridal Celebrations held at … Continue reading

Attending your first marriage after you’ve been engaged

The first wedding you attend after becoming engaged yourself fills your head with so many things you’d never thought about during a wedding before. Some main themes which ran through my head were: – I need to pay attention for … Continue reading