Engagement

How to Plan a Bachelorette Getaway

Created in partnership with WeddingWire One of my wedding planning dreams was to have a girl’s weekend getaway with my bridesmaids for my bachelorette party. And I didn’t want the traditional Vegas trip filled with late nights and drinking – that’s…

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Learning to Dance with AIDA

Created in partnership with AIDA Dance Shoes There are so many pieces to preparing for the big day but one of our favorites has been preparing for our first dance! Back in January, Jon and I started taking dance lessons…

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How to Prepare for Your Cake Tasting

Dessert is favorite. Needless to say I’ve been waiting with baited breath for our cake tasting – I mean who doesn’t want an excuse to try different flavors of cakes and sweet treats? But of course there’s more to planning…

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The Importance of Jewelry Insurance for Travelers

Created in partnership with Jewelers Mutual When Jon proposed in May 2017, he had nearly everything planned. He’d discreetly asked me what I wanted in a ring without raising suspicion, not that I really knew. He’d done his research about…

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Our Wedding Logo, Website, and Save the Dates

I think we can all agree: wedding planning is a HUGE project! When we started down this path, I had no idea how much of a process it would be to manage everything from start to finish (and we’re more…

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Snowy Winter Engagement Photos at Stevens Pass

Jon and I went on a little adventure with our wedding photographer, Joanna Monger, to capture some snowy pics at Stevens Pass. I’d always wanted to capture some snowy photos with Jon and luckily Jon & Joanna were up for…

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Bridesmaid Dress Shopping and Accessorizing

Besides selecting my own attire for the wedding, what’s the next fun part about the wedding? Styling my bridesmaids! At the end of December I took my Maid of Honor, Liz, and future sister-in-law, Nicole, to David’s Bridal to pick…

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Wedding Dress Shopping for the In-Between Bride

I’m your stereotypical girl in many ways. I’ve long dreamed of the day that I would pick out my wedding dress. I’d fantasize over big Cinderella ball gowns with lots of sparkle and shimmer, gorgeous high heels, and long, curly…

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Why I’m Against Sweating for the Wedding

Created in partnership with WeddingWire The strangest thing has happened since I got engaged. All of a sudden everyone, including close friends and family, think that my healthy lifestyle is all because of our upcoming wedding. Say what?! I don’t…

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