5 things to do after your Bridal Shower to stay organized and clutter-free

Congrats! Planning your wedding is such an exciting but often hectic time. I'm hoping you and your significant other find benefit from this very cut-to-the-chase list of tips to help you keep organized once you've got a whole haul of new goodies to add to your home. Let's jump right in.

Day 01 of 80 Day Obsession: Checking In

This is the fastest I've ever gulped down my Shakeology, for sure. Not because I was doubled over from exhaustion, or starving or anything extreme, but I think it simply because my muscles were well-worked and craving a refuel like never before.

The Beginning of Beachbody

I've seen SO much progress and change in my first 10 days that I felt the need to sit down and write this post last night to share first thing this morning. Because it's that good.

Banana & Almond Milk Chocolate Shakeology Recipe

In my opinion, the chocolate Shakeology is a bit strong, but these two ingredients together take that overly aggressive chocolate taste down a notch to the perfect rich and creamy flavor I love.

Our Navy Pier Engagement Photoshoot

After a month of patiently waiting for our full-size files to arrive they're finally here! I'm also sharing some pro tips about having your engagement, or other special occasion photoshoot at Navy Pier.

Trader Joe’s New Matcha Almond Beverage: Recipe and Review

My eyes have been opened for the better, fam. Trader Joe's now has a shelf stable Matcha Almond Beverage for only $1.99. It's essentially a matcha latte pre-made and ready to drink.

Ashley’s Birthday Swag Bag Giveaway

I'm officially in the last week of my 20's, and while it's bittersweet I am SO excited for my 30's! I keep hearing your 30's are the new 20's, but better because

My Homemade Guacamole Recipe

Five years ago on Cinco de Mayo I made my first batch of homemade guacamole for our guests. However, it wasn't until this year I've perfected my recipe, and I'm here to share.

My Purple Bridesmaid Proposal Boxes

Now that my bridal party proposals are complete I can finally share my Bridesmaid Proposal Boxes, and I couldn't be more excited to show them off! My gals have put up with years and years of me and my antics, so I wanted to be sure to treat them to something nice, while at the same time not breaking the bank since you know...the whole wedding to plan/fund thing.