In my family, we loooove a good Hayao Miyazaki film! For Christmas, Nate and I decided to give my sisters soot sprite necklaces. They are super easy and fun to personalize. Without further ado...the tutorial! DIY Soot Sprite Necklaces Materials: -tiny black pom-poms -tiny black eye balls -clear string -small glass jars -chain -metal hoops … Continue reading Soot Sprite Necklace DIY
I began asking if there was actually a place I could get married without spending a fortune. The answer is yes, yes there is. Nate and I have an awkward situation. I grew up in New Mexico and all my friends live there, but I can't get married there because my grandmother's health issues with high … Continue reading Finding a Venue
Ahhhhhh yes...time to pick bridesmaids. This was quite possibly one of the hardest things to do in wedding prep. You see, I have three sisters and a number of close friends. At the same time, I thought it would be aesthetically beautiful to have one attendant. So basically the math was not working in … Continue reading Will you be my Bridesmaid?
Let's face it...we're broke. Two and a half years of college under my belt and I still pray that God is going to provide for my bills next year. Thankfully, so far He has in the form of financial aid. A lot of freshman I've talked to simply don't know where to start. After some reflection, I've … Continue reading ‘Tis the Season for Scholarships!
If you haven't seen already, I'M GETTING MARRIED!!!!!! 😀 I'm just a little excited....With that being said, I'm really wanting to start that pre-bridal fitness plan I've been avoiding. So I've been off and on a good exercise routine the past two years. This last month all my good habits went down the drain. I … Continue reading It’s time to move.
Golly, I can't believe I was that uncommitted to a blog... So after attempting to start the whole blog last December, I had a huge life change! I got engaged the day after Christmas so everything just kinda went kapoot. Anyways...after some reflection, I think I'd like to actually start this blog as more of an … Continue reading Dear, oh dear it’s been a year!
How I've chosen what matters most in my wedding and the money I've allotted towards major wedding costs.