MY WEDDING PHOTOS

I had a beach wedding in Miami at Crandon Park. I prayed and prayed that 1. It wouldn’t rain & 2. That I wouldn’t be a humid sweaty mess. It wasn’t hot or rainy BUT it was windy! I didn’t even think about wind. Everyone’s hair was a complete mess but I actually think it added a bit of magic to the photos. These photos were taken by Elaine Palladino SHE’S AMAZING! Here you go:    

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GIFT IDEAS YOU WILL WANT FOR YOURSELF

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This post contains affiliate links from Amazon Stumped on what to get someone for Christmas? I have this problem every year and always wind up googling gift ideas. You don’t want to get your loved ones a meaningless gift that you think they will never use and you don’t want to get them something that will break your bank account either. Don’t fret. This list will make you want to buy two of each. One for your loved one and one for yourself! NEFF BEANIES With tons of styles and colors. Neff Beanies are the perfect gift for girls and guys. WHISK […]

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SECRETS TO LONG LASTING RELATIONSHIP

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My fiancé and I have been together 10 years now and it saddens me how many couples cannot even survive a few years of marriage. We’ve been through so many obstacles that have tested our relationship. Most couples don’t even go through half of what we have and still can’t make it. We survived high school and all of the drama and immaturity that goes with that. We survived college where most are just trying to find themselves and discover who they want to be. We have survived all of the changes people go through from adolescent to adulthood. We […]

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REASONS I DECIDED TO ELOPE

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My fiancé and I had been dating for 9 ½ years before getting engaged so I was extremely ready to get married. The excitement of a wedding kicked in right away and I spent so much time researching and planning. I knew what centerpieces I wanted, flowers, wedding favors, etc. Then came time to choose a venue and date. The first venue we visited was the one. It was reasonably priced, had a beautiful ballroom, and allowed for the beach ceremony I’ve always wanted. We chose a date, which was only 7 months away. There was so much to do in […]

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4 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT BUYING A HOME

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CLOSING COSTS After my fiancé and I got engaged we decided to start looking to buy a home. Our first step was getting a realtor. We explained to him that we had x amount of money to put down on a house which allowed us just enough of a budget to look at homes of decent size in decent neighborhoods. After looking at a few homes our realtor explained to us everything home buying entails. He brought to our attention closing costs. Closing costs are fees paid at the closing of a real estate purchase. These costs are on top […]

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