All around the world, people celebrate in wonderful ways! The Muerys exchange gifts while others decorate trees or put up Festivus poles. I have friends that light candles or firecrackers, build snowmen or head to somewhere warmer. There are children who leave out cookies, colorful stockings or shoes. And loves ones who gather to break … Continue reading Müri Christmas!
I hosted my very first Christmas party this year and it was everything I wanted and more! The goal was The Office Classy Christmas meets the Michael Scott Christmas party where everyone is pounding back twelve bottles of vodka. Y’all, it was amazing! My budget was incredibly low, like almost non-existent, and I couldn’t have … Continue reading Hang the Mistletoe
On my Sweet Sundays (which it’s been a while since posting one of those) I like to highlight the Good List of the week. 2019 has been the most excruciating year of my life. It has been eleven months of trusting Jesus, making mistakes while learning to give myself grace, praying relentlessly, loving without fear … Continue reading The Good List: Thankfulness
There are few things that I love more than a winter wedding. As I’m coming off two back-to-back weddings, Carmen’s and Ashlyn’s, I can’t help but think about how beautiful the autumn air was and how stunning everyone looked in their jewel tones. It’s normal to be concerned about wearing black to a wedding, avoiding … Continue reading Say “I Do” to Winter Weddings
The holiday gifting season is always one of the most stressful seasons. As much as I love giving gifts, budgeting and timing never seem to match up and I’m left flustered. Until this year! It is the first week of November and I am ecstatic to say that I have already purchased everyone’s Christmas presents! … Continue reading Before You Wreck Yourself
A couple weeks ago, I got to see one of my favorite people in the entire world - Margaux! It’s been so long since I’ve seen her but we never skip a beat! And we’re both thrilled that I’m going to be a bridesmaid because that means more time together...yay! Our weekend was much too … Continue reading Meet Me at Margaux
A couple weeks ago, I shared that my girl Ash was engaged! And a couple of weeks before that, I shared that my bestie Margaux was engaged. Oh, did I mention I’m in two weddings so far this year? One of those is coming up soon and there’s also a bridal brunch coming up. To … Continue reading Bridesmaids Shouldn’t Break the Bank
I have been in quite a bit of weddings and have attended many more. As I’m just coming out of baseball wedding season aka the offseason, I thought I’d put together a list of some hints that I think every modern wedding guest should acknowledge. Please note, this is my unsolicited advice. Also note, if … Continue reading A Wedding Guest Guide: A Forever Bridesmaid’s View
Now that the holiday season has jingled all the way through, I wanted to share some of my favorite gifts that I purchased this holiday season… For the Pups I looked for a lot of toys and bones to give this year. Having a five-year old dog and a four-month old is a large difference. … Continue reading The Gift of Giving
Roofie the Chicken Fenway the Ballpark Weenie Family Best Friends In-n-Out ---- I have so much more to be thankful for like a job that’s incredible, a home to keep me warm & memories to last a lifetime but when I count my blessings, I count these a little more often. As always, I’m so … Continue reading Thankful.