Why My Mum Walked Me Down The Aisle

Amazing and inspiring.


Tears are words that need to be written ~ Paulo Coelho

Everyone knows that the father is supposed to traditionally walk you down the aisle and give you away to the new main man in your life.

But what if there is no father to walk you?

What if you walk alone?

What if you’ve been walking alone for a majority of your life, ignoring this gaping hole, and then on a random Saturday you are having breakfast with your fiancé and break out in an unexpected cry about the fact that you cannot avoid this void anymore? This is ME. This is an issue that plagues some brides today and no matter how strong of a woman I am, I was no exception to this.

I come from a family of seven. Yes that’s right, I have 6 other siblings walking this earth with me. Quite a rare thing in…

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Spring = Flowers, Flowers Everywhere!

Love the bright colors, the updated contemporary scale of this floral fabric. So chic used on this classic traditional chair!

I went shopping with my girlfriend the other night for a dress. The stores are spot on with our sentiments of totally being sick of winter and wanting the bright fresh florals of Spring! They were seen everywhere! I personally … Continue reading

Navy and Pink~Taking Winter to Spring!

Mary McDonald got this room right! Navy and white with pops of pink still feels classic and understated.

Everyone who reads my blog, knows my obsession with Navy. It is such a perfect color that can be used with anything. I have a lot of Navy in my wardrobe as well as in my home. With this bad … Continue reading

We Have to Buy More Gifts Already? Why not change the Recipient? Valentine’s Day~is it just for Humans?

Here is my sweetie, Greyson, with his "sister" Chelsea.

While at the supermarket yesterday, I was hit with a big Valentines Day display. Of course I was thinking to myself…what??? I just put the wrapping paper away and tucked away the holiday decor! I guess some might say I … Continue reading

Holiday Decor and Gifts~Week Two

Thanksgiving Table

It is time to start thinking about your Thanksgiving Table! Today there are so many beautiful ways to make your table feel warm and welcoming. Here are some items that I think would make wonderful additions to your holiday table. … Continue reading