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Feb 16, 2017

The weekend out to see family had been so nice. We’d made the trip over to New Mexico to see the baby blessing for my niece and to attend another niece’s birthday party. Everyone was surprised we’d made the trip being 8 months pregnant. But I wasn’t worried. We had time, and we weren’t crazy […]

Feb 14, 2017

Shelby and Nathan’s gorgeous DIY wedding in Morenci, AZ was so incredibly sweet! Their day was packed with handmade details, amazing food, fun friends and family, the best First Kiss music ever, and topping it all was Shelby’s unending and dazzling smile! Shelby and Nathan met and fell in love in high school. Their wedding […]

Feb 9, 2017

Five years ago Cameron and I were hanging out with our good friends (and my cousin!) Emilee and Chip, and we got cruising sites like Cake Wrecks and Regretsy. “Man! There needs to be a site like this for failed Pinterest projects!” Light bulbs went on for all of us. After doing searches online, we found […]

Feb 7, 2017

Before a few months ago, I’d never listened to a single podcast. Weird, I know. Yes…I live under a rock. It’s okay, we like our rock. I started listening to podcasts to hear the one and only Jenna Kutcher as she launched her Goal Digger Podcast. It’s amazing. Every time we get in the car […]

Feb 1, 2017

“How many?” “There will be 4 or 5 of us I think. I’m not 100% sure how many are coming.” “No problem! What are their names, we’ll send them over.” And then I realized for the most part, I didn’t know who I was meeting with. I could tell the hostess their Instagram names, but […]