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We’re Married Y’all!

Two things: We’re MARRIED and greetings from Jamaica, mon! I know I know, blogging on your honeymoon is totally frowned upon. (Y’all, I promise blogging really is relaxing). But, while the husband (still getting used to saying that!) is at the gym and taking naps and I’m waiting on room service for the third time today (literally living the life)–what’s a girl to do!? Anyways, I just wanted to drop by and tell y’all that married life is the best (after 4  ...

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Wedding Planning, Weddings

7 Thoughts You Have the Week of Your Wedding

Y’all. I get married this week. As in, we’re having a wedding this weekend. In four days. Is this real life? It’s clearly crunch time. I’ve been wedding planning for months now, but it seems like everything is happening in this last week. SOS. All of the details need to be finished and all of the beauty routines need to be completed. It’s a lot. Pair that with ALL of the thoughts I’ve been having (and weird dreams–last night I dreamed I took up  ...

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Premarital Counseling and Why You Should

Let me start off by saying, premarital counseling was not something that we thought we needed. And it definitely wasn’t a “must have” on ourย wedding check list.ย ย We weren’t actively seeking out a situation where we’d talk about our feelings and the “hard” stuff about marriage. I knew a lot of my friends who had recently gotten married went through it, but never thought it was something we’d do. After all, we’ve been dating for almost  ...

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When Everyone’s Getting Married but You

Currently people in my life are divided into three categories: not married, married, and married/together with kids. If you fall into the first category (like myself) and will be checking the SINGLE box on your taxes this year, this post is for you. “Really?! She got in engaged before me??”  “They’ve only been dating for ___ months/years!”  “I didn’t even know they were dating?!” “#singleforlife” “Help. EVERYONE IS  ...

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