#TBT Travel Photo: St. John USVI

We are about to head out on another vacation! It feels like an eternity since we last had a vacation; when in reality it’s been two and half months. I’m just a person who needs a mental break; and often! We are about to head back to the US Virgin Islands to visit Ben’s family…

Wedding Planning Tip of the Week

If you have plenty of time to plan your wedding, like about a year, don’t be in too much of a hurry to make decisions in the beginning. I probably had our entire day planned (in my head) only 2 months after getting engaged. Ben and I talked about some of my ideas and he…

Marriage Prep Class

WARNING: This is a long post about a horrible experience… Because we are getting married in the Catholic Church, they require us to take a marriage prep class; specifically one through the church in our diocese. We ended up at St. Joan of Arc in Boca Raton. I was not happy about this class because…

Wedding Save-the-Date

Since we have already had our engagement shoot, we are ready to send out our save-the-dates. If you didn’t get a chance to check out my post about the shoot, we did two outfits: one nice and one wearing our sports team’s apparel. I had the most brilliant idea for our STD. Granted I can’t…

Zola.com Wedding Registry Switch

I posted about our nightmare trying to get our money from Wanderable.com after our engagement party. We ended up switching to Zola.com. My friend that’s getting married this year recommended it and said she had already transferred money with no issue. After some research, I noticed their fees are THE lowest of any honeymoon registry…

Engagement Party

We had our engagement party and it was a success (!), aside from my job totally stressing me out that day, bummer 😦 We didn’t do anything crazy or over the top. It was simple and held at our home and hosted by my parents. A few things went into the planning: invitations, decor, food,…