I Just Want To Hang With My Dog

I'm going to be annoying for a second and do a big ol' brag post. Hope you don't mind, but it's coming your way regardless. I'm going to brag about the fact we've almost donated $1000 to help save animals thanks to all of you ordering these shirts ....more

My Work History-It's Weird

Occasionally people ask me if I have a job.And to that I reply, of course I do! I am stay-at-home fiance who cleans the house, makes dinner, and goes to yoga. It's not easy, but I feel very blessed/fulfilled never the less.I'm kidding and I hate you.I don't go to yoga ....more

Stream of Thoughts/Confessions...

I ate seven Girl Scout cookies the other day. Those cookies are so stupidly small they just piss me off. Get with the times, Girl Scouts ....more

Saturday Takeover- Nachobirthday

Introducing a cool crowdfunding website, NachoBirthday. 1. What exactly is NachoBirthday?NachoBirthday is a crowfunding website where users raise funds ...more

What We're Like As A Travel Couple

I would say I'm a bit "high-strung" when it comes to travel. Chris is much more relaxed and easy going.For phase one, anyway.We've got this nice little agreement where I get to throw the fit and be a terrible person during pre-travel, because I know Chris will take over during actual travel.I like to be at the airport at least an hour early. And typically an hour for me really means three ....more

A Wisconsin Weekend- Part I

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Groupon Getaways for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.Last weekend Chris and I got the itch to leave the city for the weekend so we packed an overnight bag and headed to a cute little resort we found on...more

Packing For Europe

It's 2008 at this exact same time and I'm getting ready to go to Europe for my very first visit.I'm going to see a new boyfriend I've only been dating for about five months, two of which were spent together and three were spent living on two different continents. Crazy, right? For sure.The crazier part is that my parents encouraged it ....more

How To Write

No, seriously how do you write? That's what I'm hoping to find out.Right out of college when I had a bit more time on my hands (and a lot more confidence in my head) I ordered every book I could find on screenwriting. I read about ten in a couple of months and tried to teach myself everything there was to know about writing a script ....more

Explaining Bloggers on Instagram to Non Bloggers on Instagram

nest ring found here. And now a post to explain my Instagram behavior to all of my non-blogger friends in this world.Whenever someone I know adds me on Instagram I want to pull them aside and give them a heads up about what they're going to get. Because I know what you're thinking, non blogger friend of mine, I post some weird shit sometimes ....more

St. Patricks Day Weekend In Chicago

As predicted, this weekend got intense.I think it might have been my last "big St. Patricks Day outing" in Chicago I've decided. I proved I just can't handle it ....more