Archive for June, 2011

say yes to the dress all over again

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

I’ve seen some pretty darn adorable anniversary photo shoots on various blogs, and while most couples in these pics weren’t donning wedding gear, I entertained the idea of using the photo shoot (a tradition in the making, perhaps?) as the perfect excuse to pull out my slightly wrinkly/still lovely wedding dress to wear once again. [...]

a paper anniversary

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

On June 12th, my hubby and I celebrated one year of marriage! Since this was the “paper anniversary,” I fell in love with this DIY “catalog of love” gift idea, especially since our wedding had a literary/library-ish vibe. The card catalog generator website made it super easy to plug in special dates and memories, and [...]


Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Hello hello! Many apologies for my temporary leave of absence… I’m going to use the “wedding season” excuse again, mixed in with other general summertime randomness.  So, I’ll do my best to get back in the swing of things and sprinkle in some updates, starting with: – the first weekend in June was filled with [...]

wedding season

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

It’s officially begun! This weekend, we’re off to the burbs of Chicago for two weddings in one weekend! (Luckily, they’re only half an hour away from each other). Saturday is a picnic-in-the-park kind of wedding for a dear friend since childhood. Hannah stood up with me in my wedding almost a year ago, and I’m [...]