Lentil & Pasta Soup

Hello everyone! Today I am sharing a new soup recipe with you all. It was so much better than I thought it would be. It’s rainy here and the perfect time for a warm, hearty bowl of soup.   Ingredients: 6 tablespoons of olive oil 1/2 white onion 4 tablespoons of minced garlic 2 tablespoons…

Valentine’s Day with My Sister

Valentine’s Day has never been anything that I was super into. I still stick to the belief that it’s a HUGE waste of money. It is all very kitsh-y, but honestly that is completely fine! Last Valentine’s Day, my fiance and I celebrated by getting super dressed up, eating at our favorite taco spot and…

DIY Wedding Sign

***This is a sponsored post, written by myself and sponsored by Saw Trax Manufacturing, Inc.***   Hello everyone! So, wedding planning is in full swing.What we have booked so far: The venue! Thank God, it is absolutely beautiful and I cannot wait to share photos of this amazing place.  An amazing photographer! She has really…

A Weekend in Columbus, Ga.

This past weekend, Jacob left me for Ranger School. Although this isn’t the happiest moment for me, I am proud of him and I just can’t wait to see him again. In preparation for Ranger School, Jacob and I ate…. A LOT. Here are some of the places we visited. Coffee Shops: Iron Bank Coffee…

Must-Read Relationship Advice Books $13 and Under

Hello! This post is about some great books that Jacob and I have read in the last couple of months. Jacob is an active reader (which I am trying to be like) and I’m jealous! If you read my New Years post then you know that I am trying to be better with my reading!…

How we stay connected

       Currently Jacob and I are working on a semi-long distance relationship, given, we do see each other on the weekends, but even that is difficult. It’s really hard, at least for me, to go on throughout the week without him. But we have come up with some ways to stay connected throughout…

GO VOTE!

Today is the last day to vote in the midterm elections! Make your voice heard!   Love,

DIY Maid of Honor Proposal

Happy Sunday! Just so you guys are updated, I finally bought my wedding dress! Given, I wasn’t really looking for a dress, it just happened! I was beyond ecstatic! But this post is all about the maid of honor proposal. My sister is my maid of honor and she told me “You have to ask…

Engagement Photos!

Happy Tuesday! This past weekend Jacob and I took our engagement photos and let me tell you, I was stressing out! Finding outfits and coordinating is nerve-racking. I wanted it to be perfect and I was trying to control everything. But let me share with you some of the photos so you can see how…

Making Healthy Fun

Happy Tuesday! As I described in my last post, I had an amazing weekend. Typically my fiance and I like to cook new foods together and this weekend was no different. We wanted something simple but tasty. I bought butternut squash last week because I wanted to start incorporating that in my diet more especially…