• DIY

    DIY: Displays for those Special Flowers

    I am a sentimentalist. I save everything that has even the most remote significance, so it should come as no shock that I wanted to save all of the flowers Mark gave me. Still… over the course of time those dried bundles of roses add up, and there are only so many surfaces you can put them. Here are three displays I made with some of the flowers Mark gave me throughout the course of our relationship. First Flower: This yellow rose was so very special to me. It was the first flower I ever received from a man, and it meant so much. It was such a symbol of…

  • Wedding

    Wedding Details – 5 Things I’m Glad I Changed Last Minute

    You know how they say every girl has been planning their wedding from the time they were little? Well… not me. I may have occasionally thought about who my bridesmaids would be, or how many I would have or what colors I wanted, but, other than that… it was the farthest thing from my mind.  But, when Mark asked me to marry him and I began planning in full force… it was SO FUN. The majority of the wedding was DIY since I like to be creative. We pulled it off on a minimal budget (less than $1000) and I do not feel in any way that our wedding was…