I love me a good drugstore makeup or beauty find. I found quite a few favorites in 2016, and some of them have even reach ride-or-die status for me. So, I wanted to share!
Why hellooooo 2017! It’s nice to see ya. I always get a little sad when a new year starts because that means Christmas is over but…I love the feeling of a fresh start. Also, I find it sad that so many people on social media think 2016 was so terrible. I mean, it wasn’t great… Read More
Our first look was a very special experience for us.
Merry Christmas! I’m blogging from Nebraska (we’re spending Christmas with my hub’s family) but these photos were taken during one of Portland’s recent snow storms…that completely shut down the city, btw. It literally took me 3 hours to do a grocery store trip that was 15 minutes away. But it sure made for some pretty… Read More
The thing I dreamt about the most since I was like 12 when it came to my own wedding was my wedding dress. And the story of how I found my “miracle” wedding dress is very special to me.
Cristian and I decided to start a little Joubert family tradition when we were engaged — make french toast together every Sunday. It stems back to when we were dating 6 years ago and he insisted on making what he called THE BEST french toast (with flavored coffee creamer in it) for me and my family.… Read More
We will look back on the first three weeks of our marriage with VERY fond (and sometimes hilarious/frustrating) memories because of the tiny house we got to live in.
Happy almost Thanksgiving! I can’t believe it’s already the holidays. This year, and ESPECIALLY the last few months, have flown by for me. January is going to be insane, because my husband (still so crazy to say!) will be getting relocated and we’ll be moving out of Oregon. I know, so sad since we just… Read More
When my friends ask me how I’m doing I can’t help but be honest. “Marriage has been quite the adjustment for me. But it’s wonderful.” I feel like I have to pinch myself multiple times a day — I feel like I’m living in a dream. Being married to the love of my life and… Read More
If I’ve learned anything at all these past few months, it’s that God undoubtedly has a plan for each one of us. And the timing for that plan is important.