• Outfits

    My Wedding Dress + Accessories

    SHOES: Asos  |  EARRINGS: T.J. Maxx  |  HAIR CLIP: Amazon  |  TEMPORARY WEDDING BAND: Local Eclectic |  BRACELET: Etsy (wouldn’t recommend)           I never got a chance to share what I wore for our wedding.  I just wanted to do a little post that was specifically about my dress and accessories.  If you never saw photos from our ceremony or reception, check those out.  It took me a while to decide what to wear but I immediately knew the style I wanted to go for.  Every aspect felt very “me.”             As you may know, I made my dress myself.  I couldn’t find one that was perfect and…

  • Holidays,  Travel

    Our Big Sur Elopement

              If you’ve been keeping up with my blog or other social media accounts (Instagram), then you probably know that I just got married.  My husband and I had been engaged since October, 2017, so we had a pretty long engagement.  We wanted to take our time in planning and saving to pay for the wedding.  I think A year and a half engagement period was perfect for us.  We also didn’t want it to be as long as two years.  Also, after trying on some dresses I knew I wanted to make my own.  I had to have enough time to do that.  I will…

  • Lifestyle

    Wedding Planning Updates

               I haven’t really talked much on my blog about my wedding planning process or plans.  If you didn’t know, I have been engaged since October 1st, 2017.  Check out the post about that engagement.  We both wanted to have a pretty long engagement.  With longer engagements you have more time to save money, without it affecting your lifestyle too much.  You also get to really enjoy that engagement period because you only get to experience that once.  I wanted to really make the most of it.  Since October, we have done a lot to plan for our wedding.  We still have a lot to do…