Google+

Wedding Food/Cake Tasting & Table Settings!

Hello friends! The whirlwind week of wedding planning/apartment hunting in DC (aka spring break) continues! Yesterday, Matt, his mom, my mom, and I spent the day doing wedding stuff. We had a meeting with the wedding planner from our site, who had organized a busy day for us — nice and efficient, just how I like it. Here’s what we did: A Continue Reading …

Wedding Planning Frenzy

Good morning, friends! The wedding planning portion of spring break has officially begun! Matt and his mom arrived here in DC yesterday — Matt was in Pittsburgh (where his family lives) over the weekend for a bachelor party so they drove down together. When they arrived, we had lunch before getting down to business! Matt made us a bunch of Continue Reading …

Wedding Registry Advice, Please!

Hello and happy Monday! I’ll be back later today with a real post, but for now, I need your help! Matt and I are going to register for wedding gifts this week, but we don’t even know where to start. (If you’re new to the blog — here’s our engagement post — we are getting married in DC in October!) So, some questions for you guys: Continue Reading …

Weekend Fun & Wedding Planning Update!

Hello, hello! I’m having such a fun weekend with my friend Jessica here visiting. :) On Friday, we hit up Sandwhich in Chapel Hill for lunch — I bring all my guests here because it’s so delicious! We ordered two things and shared — one half was a pressed chicken sandwich with olive tapenade and cheese — SO good. Plus my standard Continue Reading …

Super Bowl Snackage & Favorite Ads

Good morning! I hope ya’ll aren’t too tired today after the Super Bowl last night! Matt and I were debating heading to a friend’s place to watch it but decided to be lazy and stay home instead and have our own party! I made us a small version of my Healthy Seven Layer Dip — but I had to leave out the yogurt layer because I thought we Continue Reading …

Wedding Update: Save the Dates & Bridesmaid Dresses!

Hi friends — I’m back with some wedding planning updates! If you have zero interest in this, scroll down — the second half of the post is normal and about my run this morning. :) First things first — our Save the Dates have arrived! The advice all of you gave on my post about looking at Save the Dates/invites in person was SO helpful and Continue Reading …

Pancakes, Le Pain Quotidien (Again), & Finding THE Dress!

Good morning! In honor of my brother’s last day at home yesterday (he flew out yesterday afternoon), my mom made us pancakes! My brother is a die-hard Bisquick pancakes kind of guy, but I decided to make my own using Bob’s Red Mill mix. Bisquick is trans-fat-tastic — boo — and I think healthy pancakes taste just as good. :) My mom Continue Reading …

Wedding Planning Update!

Good afternoon, friends! I’ve been taking advantage of the extra free time at home to do a little wedding planning! As you guys know, Matt and I will be getting married in October 2012 (here’s our engagement story if you missed it!). We met with the caterer (who comes with the venue we chose) last Friday and made some great headway on planning Continue Reading …