Our Engagement Story and Why I Love My Non-Traditional Wedding Ring

Our Engagement Story and Why I Love My Non-Traditional Wedding Ring

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jewelers Mutual Insurance for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Can you believe that in six years of this blog I’ve never written about the night we got engaged? I’ve featured dozens of other Disneyland proposal stories but have never shared ours. It was … Read more

Visit the New “Africa Rocks” Exhibits at the San Diego Zoo

Visit the New "Africa Rocks" Exhibits at the San Diego Zoo

Have you been to the San Diego Zoo? It’s the best zoo in Southern California, in my opinion. And with some new exhibits opening this summer, it’s bound to be even better! When you think of animals from Africa, you think of lions, and elephants, and antelope, right? Well, there’s SO MUCH MORE! Like, for … Read more

7 Facts About Solar Energy

7 Facts About Solar Energy

Since purchasing our first home three years ago, my husband and I have been continually researching ways to make our home more energy efficient. When we first moved in we made a lot of changes – replaced drafty windows, put insulation in the attic, lowered our water heater temperature, reduced the sprinkler running time. Now … Read more

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Wedding Unique + Fiverr Wedding Sweep Contest

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Wedding Unique + Fiverr Wedding Sweep Contest

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fiverr. All opinions are my own. As a wedding blogger I see photos from a lot of weddings, and I even attend a lot of weddings! My favorite part of any wedding are all the little personalized details. A wedding celebration is more fun … Read more