Hello! So I'm back at school and trying to eat healthy in earnest. I'm sure you all know the struggle...you want healthy food, but a) it doesn't exist on campus, b) you're poor, c) you don't have the time to cook it, and sometimes d) there is no place to cook it. So in my … Continue reading Sweet Potato Mash
For my married sister and her husband, Nate and I made them a lovely sign for Christmas. Since they are newly-weds and major Star Wars fans we thought this would be perfect for their new apartment. Not only was this super-easy, but I was surprised by how quickly this project came together. Since Nate has … Continue reading I Love You, I Know
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.