My Budget Wedding

As many of you know, I recently got married in September and have finally decided to share my wedding details with you all. I got engaged in March of 2018 and knew I did not want a long engagement. My now husband and I discussed what we wanted and what we did not want for … More My Budget Wedding

#savethebees

I’ve been intrigued with bugs and insects for as long as I can remember. I suppose it’s because my mother has always had a beautiful garden which attracts so many of the special little creatures. I remember I would go outside with a net, magnifying glass, tweezers and a bug keeper to catch what I … More #savethebees

Dallas Farmers Market

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I visit the Dallas Farmers Market often but up until recently I would go unprepared for all the fresh produce, flowers and trinkets I would bring home. As I learn and evolve more towards the low waste lifestyle, I am determined to avoid and not contribute to the plastic waste that … More Dallas Farmers Market

Pretty Planner Party

For the last two years, I have thrown a Pretty Planner Party for a group of friends that enjoy crafting and planning in their planner as much as I do. We get together and enjoy good & wholesome association, we share washi tape, stickers, coloring pencils, tips and tricks, etc. Typically I hold the party … More Pretty Planner Party

Botolino Gelato

Last Sunday I was invited to Botolino which specializes in authentic gelato made from scratch. I met with Carlo “Botolo” Gattini who is a third generation gelato maker with deep roots from Italy. He was trained by gelato masters in Italy and is very passionate about the gelato he produces. Unlike many places that offer gelato, Botolino uses … More Botolino Gelato

First Time Flyers

What you need to know about flying for the first time: Make sure you check in for your flight 24 hours prior to the boarding time. Especially if you are flying Southwest! (It is extremely crucial you check in early to ensure you reserve a specific seat.) Leave early. Remember there may be traffic, detours, … More First Time Flyers