Weekending XIV

Hello Monday… I hope you all were able to enjoy your long holiday weekend with friends, family and outdoors. It was a gorgeous weekend here in Chicagoland and a 3 day weekend could not have come at a better time. Last week was a bit hectic and stressful with work so having 3 days to relax, enjoy & unwind was exactly what I needed. So lets get right into this weeks weekending extravaganza! Linking up with Katie today & every Monday. Friday Brent & I got up and headed straight to the DMV. After a successful trip at the social security office … Continue reading

Treat Yourself Tuesday

Treat Yourself Tuesday

Happy Tuesday!!! I am happy to say that the relaxation restful period post-wedding has completely ended. The Bells are back to long weekends of driving and very full weekend schedules! Yesterday was a blur after a morning spark and an afternoon spark I think the clouds cleared and my head finally became clear enough to realize that while this past weekend was exhausting it was filled with tons of fun treats! So since its Treat Yourself Tuesday lets get to them! Make sure you head over to Becky’s blog and checkout all the other treats that are going on this Tuesday! Backing … Continue reading

Wedding Recap – Bachelorette

Wedding Recap - Bachelorette Party

HiYo! So as you all know by now we got married on the 13th and I am slowly sharing some of the events that took place. So far I have told you about the case of the missing necklaces and our mini-moon to Mackinac, today I am sharing about my bachelorette party! Brent & I got to Michigan on Tuesday and after a day of running errands on Wednesday we were excited to let loose and party with our friends who were in town Thursday. Since so many of our friends/family live outside of Ann Arbor we decided to forgo … Continue reading

What I Ate Mackinac Island

Wedding Recap - Mackinac Island

Hey Y’all! In case you missed the memo and don’t follow me on social media (which you should, Instagram is where I am at!) a week and a half ago Brent & I got married!!! We decided to forgo a large honeymoon right away and went on a short (too short) getaway to Mackinac Island, a 8mile pedestrian island off the coast of Michigan between the upper & lower peninsula. We headed to the island Sunday and after checking in we relaxed a bit enjoying our cheese & cracker spread in the room. After relaxing a bit we decided to … Continue reading

Wedding Recap – Missing Necklaces

Happy Monday!! I hope you guys follow me on instagram but if you don’t than let me get you up to speed really quick… Brent & I got married last Saturday, I cannot believe we have been Mr & Mrs for 9 days already! I have a whole round up of wedding post’s planned but want to wait for our professional photos until I go to far into them so for now I will be bringing you up to speed on some of the events and happenings leading up to the wedding. The week leading up to the wedding was amazing and then our … Continue reading

Bride To Be #BreakYouMake


Calling all Brides to Be… Are you worried about every detail? & Waiting on those RSVP’s and fiddling with the seating chart? Are you watching what you eat & focusing on how much you workout to make sure your wedding dress fits perfectly? Do you wake up at night thinking of things on your to-do list or thank you notes that haven’t been sent out? Well if you answered YES to any of these (or the many more I neglected to write) than this post is for YOU! Seeing as my life right now is revolving around the fact that … Continue reading