DIY Kraft Paper Holiday Photo Cards


Check out my tutorial for a quick and easy DIY Holiday Photo Card project: DIY Kraft Paper Holiday Photo Cards


Watermelon Pops


I saw this super cute idea for star-shaped watermelon pops over at The Party Dress and had to share them with you!

All you need is a cookie cutter, watermelon (or other fruit) and straws. So simple, right?


Head over here for the instructions.  Enjoy!

Introducing: The Desert Bride

I’m so happy to announce that a little project I’ve been working on is starting to come together.  I’ve started a wedding blog for Arizona brides and published our first Real Wedding feature this morning. Please check it out and spread the word to any fellow wedding lovers you may know 🙂 The Desert Bride  […]

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honeymoon highlights.

(all photos are personal pics) Just some of my favorite nature pics from our honeymoon. We spent 2 weeks in Kauai, Maui and on the Big Island. It was a fabulous time but we’re happy to be back home 🙂

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Aloha from Maui!  The hubby and I are having a wonderful time on our honeymoon.  It’s not hard to imagine why when we get to see gorgeous sunsets like the one we had tonight (pictured above) from the privacy of our balcony every evening 🙂

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another wedding sneak peak.

I can’t wait until we get all of our pictures from our photographer. He just posted another sneak peak of our wedding pics on facebook and I love it!

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just married.

(credit) April 7, 2012 was by far the very best day of my life.  I married the man of my dreams and I’m looking forward to sharing more about our big day with you very soon.  Until then, enjoy the sneak peak above.  I’m off to get ready for our honeymoon! ❤

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life lately (according to my iphone)

We’ve been keeping busy around here…we have less than 3 weeks to go till our wedding and we’re still trying to get the last little bit of our moving/unpacking accomplished.  Even though things have been hectic, we’re enjoying every minute of this adventure 🙂

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Mismatched Men | Engaged & Inspired

If you’ve been keeping up with my planning, you already know that my bridesmaids will be wearing mismatched dresses.  Well, we’ve decided to go down that path with the groomsmen as well.  The decision came about more out of necessity rather than desire because all 4 groomsmen will be traveling to the wedding (2 from […]

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{Christina’s Wedding} Updates | Engaged & Inspired

Hello everyone! Yes, I’m alive…sorry for being MIA but it has been a crazy couple of weeks on this end. My fiance and I flew from Austria to Illinois on February 20th, spent a few days with my family and then started the 3 day drive to Arizona. We were promised by our contractor that […]

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