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New York: Day 3

New York: Day 3

After having a jam-packed scheduled during Day 2, I also created a jam-packed schedule for Day 3. I guess that’s the type of vacationer I’ve become! Good Morning America & City Hall Fountain The morning started off with breakfast near Times Square in which we […]

New York: Day 2

New York: Day 2

On our second day in New York, I planned a trip to take a boat to see the Statue of Liberty. We woke up super early because I planned that to be the first thing on our to-do list. And, welcome back to drizzling weather! […]

New York: Day 1

New York: Day 1

I planned a trip to New York City for my 31st birthday. Last October I received an email with the chance to purchase Hamilton tickets. And I acted on it immediately! I signed myself up and the following week I was given the date and […]

New Recipe Website Launch: Hello Kinsley

New Recipe Website Launch: Hello Kinsley

Last year, I was building a large inventory of recipes on this website, so I decided to move the recipes to a completely separate domain. So, I launched a new recipe website: Hello Kinsley! You can visit www.hellokinsley.com for any of the recipes that used […]

GIRL CRUSH – ANGELINA JOLIE

GIRL CRUSH – ANGELINA JOLIE

I have a girl crush on Angelina Jolie Pitt. She was, after all, named Woman of the Year by Vanity Fair a couple years ago.

PROTECTING OUTDOOR FURNITURE WITH TEAK OIL

PROTECTING OUTDOOR FURNITURE WITH TEAK OIL

I wanted to upgrade our patio furniture to something a little more comfortable to hang out in. It turns out that I set I bought for a previous apartment wasn’t too comfy to sit for longer period of time. Shocker! I always find some type […]

Wedding Table Numbers | DIY

Wedding Table Numbers | DIY

For my “After the Wedding” reception this fall, I’ve been leaning towards a rustic, industrial theme. I had ideas in my head but hadn’t purchased anything until I went shopping with my mom. We stopped at HomeGoods to waste some time and I ended up […]

Our First Year of Marriage: 12 Things We Learned in 12 Months

Our First Year of Marriage: 12 Things We Learned in 12 Months

Today is our one year wedding anniversary and I’ve taken the time to compile a year’s worth of knowledge and changes into a short little list. It’s definitely not everything, but it is a good summary.

GIRL CRUSH – WINONA RYDER

GIRL CRUSH – WINONA RYDER

I don’t know much about Winona Ryder other than she was in Edward Scissorhands, Girl, Interrupted (with Angelina Jolie), Stranger Things and Heathers. I also remember her stealing something from a store many years ago. That’s pretty much it. So why am I crushing on […]

NAILHEAD BULLETIN BOARD | DIY

NAILHEAD BULLETIN BOARD | DIY

I’ve been trying to take my items from drab to fab and this is one easy way to accomplish it.  I found this tutorial for a fancy nailhead embellished bulletin board on Live Creating Yourself when she mentioned it in a recent post.  Even though […]

5 Tips to Be Less Negative

5 Tips to Be Less Negative

“Feelings are just visitors. Let them come and go.” — Mooji (via la-luna-love)

MILWAUKEE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS

MILWAUKEE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS

I’ve reached out to all these photographers regarding our photography needs for our post-wedding reception this September. Although, I wouldn’t wait to contact a photographer as late as I am (less than nine months) if you already have your date picked out.