Easy (Last-Minute) Valentine’s Snacks

If you’re like me, you wanted to be completely prepared for Valentine’s Day, but had an insane couple of weeks leading up to today. So, it’s time to whip out the last-minute but oh-so-delicious Valentine’s snack recipes! The way to your sweetie’s (and/or your friends and co-workers) heart is through his (their) stomach(s)! Take this […]

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The Benefits of Beach Weddings

When I share with new friends and co-workers that my wedding was on the beach and I explain why I chose that venue, they are often very surprised at how affordable it was. I would say that choosing to have my wedding on the beach was one of the best decisions we made about our […]

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Tiny Living: 6 Month Update

Well guys, I’m back for the new year! Like literally… I just got back. We drove all around the state of Washington seeing all kinds of friends and family, and even stayed in the Bavarian town called Leavenworth for our annual family Christmas vacation. It was in a cabin under 4 feet of snow and […]

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Christmas-time in an RV

About 6 months ago, my husband and I embarked on the journey of full-time RVing. I’m not entirely sure about him (I’ll have to ask him when I see him tonight), but I am really liking it. There are some small things I would change, which I will write a post about soon, but for […]

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Almost Free Gift Wrap Ideas

I don’t know about you, but my Christmas budget is super low to begin with, and after I have bought presents for my loved ones, I’m not left with much money for beautiful wrapping paper. But that doesn’t mean that I can hand someone a gift in a plain old gift bag! Oh, no no. […]

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RV Life With a Cat

So, if you read my recent blog post about Why We Decided to go Tiny, then you know that my husband Chris and I just moved into an RV to live full time. You know, a tiny home on wheels. I’m not going to lie to you, it hasn’t been all sunshine and rainbows so […]

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 Award Night Party Theme

In my current job at a University, I lead the Ambassador volunteer program. Our volunteers primarily lead tours around the campus, but they do tons of other things for us to make visitor’s experiences great. So they DEFINITELY deserve a big Thank You party at the end of each semester. And I always have a […]

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DIY Christmas Office Décor

Well, it’s yet again, the most wonderful time of the year. If you’re like me, you want Christmas all around you, all the darn time. Yes, you of course want to decorate your home with joy and cheer, but if you work a full-time job or have to be out of your home most of […]

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