I hope you all had a wonderful Memorial Day and allowed yourselves to reflect on the sacrifice so many before us and after us make to ensure we live in a free country that stands by the Declaration of Independence and allow us a holiday weekend to officially kick off summer. Desi and I drove … Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend
I was showered with so much love this weekend, it is overwhelming. My mom, sister, cousins and aunts, as well as my Flock of Flamingo bridal party threw me the most Salty Bum perfect bridal shower I could have dreamed of. It was more than my little aloha heart could handle. With the 60 day … Continue reading Bridal Shower
This is it! Go time! There is less than 7 days until Valentines day, a day where us women are expecting diamonds, flowers, chocolates, silky fabrics & to be wined and dined from our men. If your relationship is much like mine, then you have been pointing out for weeks now that Valentine's Day is … Continue reading Rose Petal Recipes For Your Valentine
I want to be fulfilled. I want a job that I love. I want a job I can be creative in. I want a job I can help people in. I want a job I know I am a impacting others with. I want a job thats fun. I want a job that screams, me. … Continue reading What do I want?
I am so excited to share with you all, my salty bums, that our proposal story was selected to be featured on HowHeAsked.com! My hope is that our story warms someones heart, and gives them hope that their prince charming is out there waiting for them. It wasn't too long ago that I was reading … Continue reading How He Asked
Happy New Year bums! I truly hope you had the most magical holiday season full of family, love, and that holiday libations always filled your cup. 2016 was just a weird year for me, full of excitement and joy yet entangled with me not feeling like myself. Mixtures of gaining weight and lack of self … Continue reading Happy New Year!
I can't believe that Christmas is only four short days away. This is the last Christmas season that I will be living in my family home, it's a bittersweet blessing so I have been very mindful to embrace every bit of Christmas in a big ol' bear hug! Blasting Christmas music the week before Thanksgiving, … Continue reading Merry Christmas Eve Eve Eve Eve
One of the chicest and bum friendly Christmas decorations that instantly merries up any room, is living garland. I really have such a love affair with the texture, the smell, the way it instantly gets you into the Christmas spirit. I especially love seeing it displayed so sweetly outside Trader Joe's or the Christmas tree … Continue reading Christmas Pinspiration
This time of year, there are so many different people telling you where to shop and what to buy to guarantee your loved ones know just how loved they are through that shiny new coffee maker they really don't need. But yet again, that's the fun of the holidays right? I put together some of my … Continue reading Gift Guide 2016
There is just something I cherish so deeply about Thanksgiving weekend. The kick off to the holiday season, the lazy Friday filled with leftovers and being surrounded by those dear to my heart. This year was the first year I spent away from my familiar family traditions. Desi and I set off to Seattle to … Continue reading Thankful in Seattle