Category: Relationships

Becoming Santa – Tips for Becoming Your Family’s Santa Clause

Becoming Santa – Tips for Becoming Your Family’s Santa Clause

I was a sucker for Santa Clause.¬† I believed in him waaaaaay past other kids (until about 5th or 6th grade ūüėģ ) and even had arguments with a few of my friends about how I knew Santa was real and they were wrong about […]

6 Hacks to Wake Up Easier in the Morning

6 Hacks to Wake Up Easier in the Morning

Let me tell you, I am not a morning person.¬† I have friends who jump out of bed chipper and ready to go.¬† On multiple occasions, I have been called out for hitting snooze 11 too many times in one morning.¬† And if you try […]

What We Learned After 2 Months of Marriage

What We Learned After 2 Months of Marriage

Dreams do come true!¬† Janessa and Matt got married this July after dating each other for 1 1/2 years and being friends for over 9 years!¬† They met in high school and kept in touch when they went to college, despite being in different states, […]

4 Mistakes You’ll Make Planning Your Wedding & How to Avoid Them

4 Mistakes You’ll Make Planning Your Wedding & How to Avoid Them

Hindsight is 20/20.¬† When I say “4 Mistakes You’ll Make Planning Your Wedding,” what I really mean is “4 Mistakes¬†I made¬†planning my wedding and how you can be smarter and more prepared than me.”¬† So do as I say, not as I do, and take […]

Unique Wedding Vows That Capture Past, Present, and Future

Unique Wedding Vows That Capture Past, Present, and Future

  Praise God from whom all blessings flow… …so that one day soon from 6-7 every morning we will eat three eggs and toast with peanut butter before work. We’ll get home at 6 and hang out with new and old friends with some beer […]

How to Make New Year’s Resolutions You’ll Actually Keep + a Free Printable to Help You Get There

How to Make New Year’s Resolutions You’ll Actually Keep + a Free Printable to Help You Get There

Happy New Year, friends! ¬†I hope you had a fun time celebrating the first day of the year! I know some people hate them, but I’m a total New Year’s resolution person. ¬†I love dreaming big, setting goals, and making lists, but sometimes this gets […]

Why I Started Blogging

Why I Started Blogging

A few weeks into marriage, I started to feel lonely. We were the first of our friends to get married, and they respectfully gave us space, but after a while, that space became the new norm, and J and I were left tackling the world […]

10 DIY Halloween Costumes for Couples

10 DIY Halloween Costumes for Couples

Halloween is always a fun time to dress up and get creative.¬† It’s even more fun if you have a friend or significant other to dress up with.¬† Check out the list below to see 10 creative Halloween couple costumes that you can DIY! 1. […]