Renting tables... china or plastic... why are centerpieces so expensive? In the past 9 months of wedding planning, I've considered all of these things. I'm currently planning my August wedding, and I wanted to share some of the most helpful websites, stores, and features that are making this wedding planning season easier! If you're like … Continue reading My Wedding Planning Favorites
Some say God doesn't speak in human ways. Some suggest his creation says it all. Author Karen Kingsbury often writes in her books that God does speak verbally, whispering words into His children's ears. He speaks through our friends and loved ones. He teaches through His word, the bible, but how else does he communicate … Continue reading I Didn’t Want to Watch “The Prince of Egypt”
I'm pretty sure everyone has experienced a period of waiting; a time in life where something hangs in the air and you feel the desperation for it to fall... right in place. You wait day and night to hear about that one opportunity or response in order to move ahead with your life. Who hasn't been there? Maybe … Continue reading Waiting
(Does anyone else fall in love with any town that has cobblestone streets?) Maybe I'm getting a little stir crazy... but I would love to be in Newport, Rhode Island right now. You know what? I would rather be in Newport most days. I spent seven years of my childhood living in Rhode Island and … Continue reading Top Things to See and Do in Newport
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For the last few weeks, John and I have been working together on some healthy habits, such as eating in moderation (calorie counting) and being more active. This attempt at becoming healthier feels different because I have John pursuing it with me, which I am SO thankful for. This journey toward a healthier life has … Continue reading New Favorite Meal
Valentine's Day is one of my favorite holidays to celebrate. I mean, I love love. It's my favorite. Between John having two tests this week and being tight on money, we had a simple date this year (though I would have loved an aquarium trip like last year). I love a chance to cook and … Continue reading Valentine’s Cookin’