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.

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.

Our new thermal bedroom curtains

Is your bedroom cold? If you live in an urban area, especially if you're in an apartment or condo, chances are your place gets cold in the winter. I've lived that life long enough to know that is just what happens with a cute, classic older building.

Greek Yogurt Bagels

These bagels are made from solely Greek yogurt and self-rising flour, but taste just the carby bagels you know and love. Best part? They taste AMAZING! You have to try them to believe it!

A Peek Into My Holiday Kitchen

Just a few small notions can turn your entire kitchen a holiday haven! I know there are much more extravagant holiday setups out there, but that's not what I'm about these days. I'm about the littlest spend for the biggest impact.

One-Step Wine Cork Coasters

Do you have a stash of old wine corks just lying around? Or maybe they're serving a decorative purpose in a fun-shaped, metal-framed encasement, but it's getting full? Guilty, on both accounts.

4th of July Cake Poppers

4th of July Cake Poppers - no bake, easy make! These little guys are also easily customizable to any holiday by swapping out the sprinkle and dye colors.