My Top 5 Favorite Etsy Shops For Home Decor

As much as I love some of my big home decor stores like West Elm, CB2, Crate and Barrel, and Lulu and Georgia…there is something so special about shopping at a small Etsy shop knowing your piece was crafted with love  There is also nothing better than a piece in your house that means something to you and your family, and Etsy shops are perfect for those more customized items.

Al and I moved into our first home together last February so it’s been just over a year. We had purchased the big things like our couch, rugs, tables, etc., and although it might appear to be completely decorated…for us something was missing. After sitting down on our couch one night…

Our Galentine’s Day Brunch

Hello everyone! Happy Tuesday! I know it’s about a week past Valentine’s Day now, but I just had to write up this post and share with you the Galentine’s Day brunch that myself and my favorite ladies attended the weekend before! This event was simply perfection and I am going to list all the vendors that made it possible for any of you who may be getting married, having a baby, throwing a big party, etc. because all of these companies are definitely worth checking out to use for your event. (I wish I would have known about some of these before getting married because I totally would have used them…

Advice For My 23rd Year

For those of you who don’t know, last week I turned 23. My life is a lot different than most 23 year olds that I know. I’m not just now graduating from college, starting my career in some big city, single and trying to find Mr Right, bar-hopping with my besties every weekend – but I wouldn’t change a thing about the life I am blessed with and chose to live…

5 Home Remodel Mistakes To Avoid

Meet my husband, Al, and I. Newlyweds that got married the summer of 2016 and upon arriving home from our honeymoon, moved straight into my in law’s basement. Alec grew up on a lake that is now so dear to our hearts, (and my parents now live on it too!), so when we got engaged and a little house went on the market, right on the lake AND right down the street from both of our parents, we knew we wanted to go after it…