Thanksgiving Festivities in Connecticut

Thanksgiving always reminds me to reflect on everything that I am thankful for. With life getting so crazy and hectic, we tend to forget about how lucky we are. This year, I am particularly thankful for my wonderful family and friends, and I feel so blessed to be able to celebrate this holiday with family every year. I have been traveling to Connecticut for Thanksgiving for the past ten years, and this year was no different. I live for the amazing Turkey feast, quality family time, and uncontrollable laughter.

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60 Years Young

My dad’s 60th birthday was the perfect excuse to fly home, even if just for the long weekend. My mom and I had been planning his birthday party for months from the food to the decor, sharing Pinterest photos and party blog links in our awesomely detailed Google spreadsheet. We were both excited and nervous to … Continue reading 60 Years Young

Wedding Bliss and Mexico!

P and I love to travel. During our four and half years of dating, we traveled all around the world from our first vacation in Puerto Rico to Europe, and we never plan to stop traveling. So, I couldn’t believe that we had originally planned NOT to go on a honeymoon right after our wedding. So glad that we changed our plans! After a stressful year of planning a wedding and playing florist and wedding coordinator on our wedding day, I needed a break. Despite a few mishaps (i.e. frozen bouquets and pouring rain all morning and afternoon on the day of our wedding), I was blissfully married to my best friend in an intimate wedding ceremony in Sonoma, California, surrounded by our closest friends and family. It was perfect. Continue reading Wedding Bliss and Mexico!