Personal Journey

Best Cafe in St. Louis

Do you like coffee? Tea? Fluffy Belgian waffles? Breakfast potatoes? Breakfast burritos? Fresh fruit? Helping people? Supporting a good cause? ME TOO! That's why I love Bloom Cafe! Bloom Cafe - About Bloom Cafe believes that everyone should have the opportunity to live and work independently. They're connected to Paraquad, a St. Louis nonprofit organization… Continue reading Best Cafe in St. Louis

Personal Journey

Flower Girl & Ring Bearer Announcement

WE ASKED! Trevor and I have been waiting to ask our lovely little kiddos that I've been babysitting for the past 3 years to be in our wedding next summer. I knew I couldn't wait very long once I had the idea and supplies, so I decided to make it part of their Christmas present… Continue reading Flower Girl & Ring Bearer Announcement

Personal Journey

Wedding Website Sneak Peak!

Trevor and I have been using this website called the knot to work on our wedding details and it has been so much fun! They have all of these tips and links to venues, caterers, wedding dress boutiques, photographers, and more. Basically anything you can think of you can find on there. No this isn't an… Continue reading Wedding Website Sneak Peak!

Personal Journey

Wedding Update – Venue Style

Over a much needed fall break from school, Trevor and I went with my parents to look at a few of the venue options that they had previously explored. We visited three different locations. Marriott Hotel This one was okay, but there were too many downsides. We knew that we definitely didn't want a ballroom,… Continue reading Wedding Update – Venue Style

Personal Journey

Isolation – AKA Grad School

In one of my classes we had a guest speaker. She has SMA and just recently graduated from SLU with her Masters. Her entire story was incredibly inspiring, but one thing she said was really relatable. Grad school is built for isolation. WOW. I couldn't agree more. It really is! I have friends who are… Continue reading Isolation – AKA Grad School

Adventure, Personal Journey

My 1st Wedding Dress Hunt!

This past Saturday, September 15th, I went on my first wedding dress hunt. A few of my friends and I went to Sunset Hills, MO for a 10:30 appointment at David's Bridal after stopping at First Watch for a delicious breakfast! We walked into David's Bridal and I was overcome with an extreme amount of… Continue reading My 1st Wedding Dress Hunt!

Personal Journey

Finding A Church Is Hard!

Finding a church really is a task. Now, I'm not saying that I can't just walk down the street for a mile in any given direction and find at least one, but just not one that I want to go to! As many of you may know, I am a fairly "liberal" person, if you… Continue reading Finding A Church Is Hard!