Wedding DIY – {OOT} Out of Town Bags


This post is a long time coming (literally almost a year old). I had good intentions in showing all the DIY projects I did for our wedding, but my schedule got busy and life moved on. The last few months, I received a few requests for the key holder templates that I posted here. It made […]

Wedding Recap – Just the Two of Us


Right after the wedding ceremony, Chris and I took traditional wedding pictures with our friends and family. After we took the traditional pictures, we left the wedding party (while they were enjoying cocktail hour) and took some fun photos with just us two.     I  love this picture below.

Wedding Recap – Our First Dance


Everything (by Michael Buble) You’re a fallen star You’re the getaway car You’re the line in the sand When I go too far You’re the swimming pool On an August day And you’re the perfect thing to say And you play it coy But it’s kinda cute Oh when you smile at me You know […]

What I Ate Wednesday – Wedding Day


When it’s raining and dreary outside, seeing your tropical vacation pictures help brighten things up. I wanted to do a twist on my What I Ate Wednesday posts. To continue my wedding recap, here is What-I-Ate wedding day edition. I got a lot of advice from people on what to eat on my wedding day. I […]

Wedding Recap – Our Wedding Vows


The readings, the words we spoke…everything in our wedding ceremony had special meaning. It wasn’t traditional, it wasn’t too serious…it was us.  We incorporated a few things that was special to us. We tailored our vows with some of our own words. Even though I didn’t meet our officiant until the day of the wedding, we […]

Wedding Recap – Ceremony


I am the oldest of four girls. I love my sisters and wanted each one of them to be part of the wedding. My sister Berna was my maid of honor and my sisters Hazel and Janell did a reading during the ceremony. Hazel read a poem. When two people join together and bond their lives […]

Wedding Recap – Walking Down the Aisle


As I write this post, I have “Somewhere over the Rainbow” by Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole playing in the background. It brings me back to the exact moment as I walked down the aisle beach. Since Chris and I already had our first look and our moment together before our walk down the aisle, we were […]

FFF weekend & Wedding Recap


My weekend in a nutshell…, family and fun. Fitness –> The clouds gave us some relief this weekend from the heat wave. It was a great time to go hiking by the beach. We hung out at Crystal Cove State Park in Orange County for some fitness, fun and girls quality time. P.S. I have […]

Wedding Recap – The First Look


Thank you so much for all the sweet comments you left from the first wedding recap. There will be plenty of wedding talk in the days ahead. It was such a wonderful day and we were so happy to have shared it with those closest to us. There were many friends and relatives who were […]

Wedding Recap – Getting Ready


Me, my mom and my two sisters left our hotel early in the morning to board the first boat out to the wedding venue. We arrived at the wedding venue at Las Caletas after forty-five minutes on the boat. We were immediately escorted to the bridal casita, where we relaxed until it was time to get […]