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8 Things I’ve Learned While Wedding Planning

8 Things I’ve Learned While Wedding Planning

We are currently about 4 months from out wedding day. I have been a wedding planning machine. I love wedding planning, since it feeds my need to make lists and do lots of research, two things I LOVE to do. I think my wedding planning […]

This Week in Pictures

This Week in Pictures

Trader Joe’s Haul with my RX bar fix. I would buy them more often but they are expensive! I also bought SPF moisturizer because I try to be really diligent about sun protection in the spring and summer months (I live in Georgia). Avocado on […]

Florida Water: Why and Why

Florida Water: Why and Why

Florida water is a ancestral tool for spiritual protection, cleansing & blessing. It was created to be a cologne¬†and became a staple by healers and spiritual workers for its ability to attract good fortune, raise the vibration of whatever & whomever it comes into contact […]

We’re Engaged! My Engagement Story

We’re Engaged! My Engagement Story

If you follow along on my social media, you probably already know this, but Clark proposed to me last Saturday. He surprised me with a trip to New Orleans under the premise to celebrate my birthday. We left work early on Friday and drove a […]

Valentine 2017 Recap

Valentine 2017 Recap

Valentine’s Day was really fun and laid back this year. I woke up early and make breakfast (blueberry waffles, bacon, and eggs). I also gave bae his gifts, which were tickets to a concert, a Lovebook, and 2 lbs of the Doubletree cookie dough. He […]

How to Save $5000 in a Year

How to Save $5000 in a Year

One of my goals for the year is to save $5000. My issue is that I always wind up going into my savings for incidentals and things I don’t need. This year I will not be spending extra on BS and things I do not […]

199 by 27: New Years Fitness Goals

199 by 27: New Years Fitness Goals

As part of my goal of getting in the best shape of my life this year, I am jump starting it by actively attempting to lose 30 lbs by February 9, which is my 27th birthday. When I say I want to get in the […]

Goals, Plans and Habits: 2017

Goals, Plans and Habits: 2017

Let me be the first to say that 2016 was not a good year for me, emotionally. I usually don’t dwell on things like this, but 2016 feels like it went by fast, but knocked everything to hell, like a toddler and a table full […]

The New Year Cleaning Purge Has Commenced

The New Year Cleaning Purge Has Commenced

  Happy Holidays everyone! I spent a great weekend with friends and family and I thoroughly enjoyed myself. This was our first holiday in the house and I had a great one. I even decorated a bit. We didn’t get a tree but I put […]

Celebrating Winter Solstice and Christmas Traditions

Celebrating Winter Solstice and Christmas Traditions

Winter solstice is an astronomical phenomenon marking the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Worldwide, interpretation of the event has varied across cultures, but many have held a recognition of rebirth, involving holidays, festivals, gatherings, rituals or other celebrations around that time. […]