STICK AND STONES | And a Roof?!

STICKS AND STONES WILL... BUILD MY DREAM HOME! Since we last talked... the concrete jungle has become a stick palace... we're moving up in the world people! Once the foundation cured (slowest weeks everrr), the framing FLEW up. I understand the "hurry up and wait" aspect of home building more and more each stage of [...]

WE’RE HERE FOR THE POTATOES & CAKE | Wedding Tastings!

Wait, there are how many calories in this?!  O_o Take my advice: wedding tastings are one of the most fun parts of the process. People ply you with delicious food, for free! (Granted you're going to pay them a sh*t ton of money later...) As you guys know, I last told you about saying "Yes to [...]

FLOOR PLAN PARTY! | Can You Make It Cat Friendly?

A continuation of the home building blogs... With this series, I'll keep you updated as we go with insight into the process, and maybe help you make a decision if you're on the fence about building!  (Read here for the previous post in this series.) HOW MANY CLOSETS ARE TOO MANY? ASKING FOR A FRIEND... [...]

VENUES AND VISION | We’re Planning A Wedding!

Since we last spoke about wedding planning... a lot has happened! To recap, Jon and I were engaged in Hawaii on October 28, 2016 and spent the immediate time after that basking in our newfound use of the fiancé title. We honestly didn't do much planning at all for a few months, because we knew [...]

SO YOU WANT TO BUILD A HOUSE | Insanity and Creativity Combined!

For those who didn't know... Jon and I are not only planning a wedding, we're building a house!  0_o I know... we're insane. We're doing all of it at the same time. But heyyyy if we can, you can too! Also, if we can do all of this, we are SET for married life. Huzzah! [...]

WEDDINGS ARE GIANT PARTIES! | With way more logistical nightmare possibilities…

First step to being engaged... EXTREME HAPPINESS AND EXCITEMENT!!!!!!! Second step... realizing that: holy crap there are way more steps involved with planning this shindig. Welcome to the fun world of being engaged! If you didn't know, Jon and I have now been engaged for just over 4 months and, after enjoying the newfound use [...]

LET YOUR FITNESS FLAG FLY | Prep life continues!

Wooooo doggie! It's that time of year I turn into a crazy person throwing around iron and "eating like a rabbit" (to those who don't quite grasp it)... yep, IT'S PREP TIME BABY! Some may ask why I'm coming back for more? Well, I'm crazy, AND I love a challenge! ;) I didn't achieve what [...]