Independence Day in Washington DC

It’s been over 20 years since I’ve spent the day in the District for the Fourth of July!  One – time flies because two decades is quite some time.  Two – I definitely take the city and all its events for granted, especially since I live so close to it.  Three – I finally had…

DIY Bridesmaid Proposal Box

Chose your bridesmaids?  Now it’s time to propose to them.  Back in the day, a simple phone call or text message was the norm to ask your girlfriends to be your bridesmaids.  Well more and more are taking it a step further to channel their inner creativity when proposing to their bridesmaids – making it a more…

Tips on Wedding Venue Shopping

Before you get into all the nitty gritty details of wedding planning, i.e. colors, dress, flowers, and cake selection… finding your wedding venue is probably the first to-do thing on your list! And budget too – the not so fun part of wedding planning. Everything else will then fall into place after you’ve decided on…

2016 re-cap

What an eventful year!?  From starting the year off with a Bieber concert to in between bachelorette parties… and to top it off with a ring on my finger! I am so grateful for the same group of people in my life each year.  Being able to stand by my close friends as they each get married…

Bridesmaid Do’s and Don’ts

The soon-to-be bride just asked you to be her bridesmaid and you have no idea what your duties are… Well, I have been a bridesmaid six times (I know, that’s a lot).  Thus, I have compiled a list of do’s and don’ts to help you on your wonderful experience as a bridesmaid. Bridesmaid Do’s Be…