Wedding Guest: Style Guide to Looking Your Best

You know what's worse than trying to figure out how to dress for your wedding? Dressing up for someone else's wedding. You try to gauge the event type by the invitation, and you find out it's black tie optional. You are a woman, what does black tie optional mean for you?



I have the answer to that and more today!

3 Southern Rules for Buying from a Wedding Registry

It's that time of year! You can hear the bells--wedding bells that is. Actually do people do bells at weddings anymore? At any rate there is a lot of weddings going on this time of year. Except mine, I am getting married in the later part of the year. We have started on our wedding registry.



Father's Day Uncommon Gift Guide

My dad is a very simple man. He isn't geeky. He doesn't play golf. And as far as his drinking goes, that's simple too. So finding him something he doesn't already have, and will like or use is exhausting for gift giving holidays. Though I think I have finally found the solution. 



The company that has solved my problems with selecting a gift for my dad is Uncommon Goods. They have so many different ways to help find the perfect gift, for anyone really.

The Mirror is Not the Enemy: Be Confident & Bold

Regardless of what anyone says, they have insecurities. Sure, theirs might not be appearances, but something else. We all have them. However, we can all agree that clothes can make us feel better or worse. A starchy blouse is great for the office, but how quickly does that person take off the blouse once she is home? I know I did when I was working as a teacher. Then I started teaching children under the age of 5. Starchy blouses and 4 years old children do not mix well. I learned to dress comfortable. Even then I still felt self conscious. But there are ways to make you feel amazing!



And do not just stick to the same old things!

Wedding Registry - But We Already Have That

Frankie and I are rapidly planning our wedding together. We hit a snag when we started thinking about our wedding registry. We already live together and we pretty much buy what we want. So, what do you get for the people that buy what they want?


We sat down on night with a list of common wedding registry lists and realized most of the stuff on the lists, we already have! So we are gonna have to get creative!

Mini Currents 03.20.17

Hello everyone! I hope you have enjoyed the beginning of the week!



More information about my currents and Mini Currents: Why CurrentsCurrents
And why I no longer do currents daily: Tea Time with Hunter Volume 5


Disney Things I Am Looking Forward to This Year

There are so many exciting this to look forward to the rest of the year at Disney World! I'm not even sure I can contain my excitement!


Eight Tips & Pictures Of Disney World Spring 2017

We had a wonderful trip in Disney World to end February and start March! We did so many things this seasoned Disney Veteran had never done before in my many trips! So it's a lot of fun when you can really let go and see things that you haven't noticed before on trips!


I Broke My Own Disney Rules

Rules were meant to broken... Sometimes. Even if you made them yourself! I have rules about Disney, like Jethro Gibbs does on NCIS. However this trip I decided to be a rebel!


All of those things you read on Pinterest about Disney trips? Most you can break or mold to find your family and needs!

Mini Currents 02.20.17

Hello! It's Monday-- insert groans and whines. That's just what a new week kind of feels like when you have to be at work before your Disney trip! Yep I'm leaving Wednesday for Orlando!



More information about my currents and Mini Currents: Why CurrentsCurrents
And why I no longer do currents daily: Tea Time with Hunter Volume 5


Currently...

Confession time: I gave up on ListersGottaList... But there is no reason not use a list prompt from time to time as blog post. So why not today?



This is sort of like my currents but much shorter and more deep.

Products We Have Used with a Sinus Infection

The soundtrack of my house right now? Cough, sneeze, cough, sneeze, sniff, cough, cough, sniff and sneeze. My ENTIRE household has come down with sinus issues. Not all of us have an infection, some just have sniffles and/or chest colds.


By no means are we a crunchy house at all. We love the stuff that people deem "bad for you." Some things we do healthy and others we don't. But these are the products that have made a difference in our house over the last week.

Movie Challenge

Every time I go to a movie, it's magic, no matter what the movie's about. - Steven Spielberg. I have been wanting a movie challenge for a long time. I had no idea there was one circling until I came across it on Pinterest!



This is going to change my movie watching this year! I want to watch new things. The movies that I wouldn't normally gravitate to on a regular basis.

Disney World Valentine's Day Ideas

So this is love... Yes you can hum this while at Disney World when you are love. I have. It's the most amazing feeling having a romantic dinner at Disney World. It can feel like you are the only ones in the room.



So where are the best places to eat at Disney World for a romantic setting? I am going to give

Checklist for the Big Game

My Crimson Tide may have been defeated by Clemson, but there are some former Tide players I'm ready to see take the field on February 5th! I am going to be throwing a party for this event. It's going to be a lot of my friends from college coming over for the big game.



So to be prepared for that day coming up a checklist is in order.

14 Things You Need to Know to Do Adulting Right

It's a new year so why not try to start the year off on the right direction. These are just a few simple ways of knowing some important information. The information is important, but trust me many times adulting is no fun.



However you can make it fun!

Rights for My Daughter

I will never forget last year when we had to my little girl to the ER. She was almost in a coma and none of us were prepared for what we were about to discover. My Luna has Type 1 diabetes.



She usually had a great deal of spunk, but that week she was just give out. We thought she was recovering from Disney World. And technically it was, the stress, the food, and the physical demand. But her body was having a hard time because of her pancreas.

Life Aspirations Page

Some people call it a bucket list. Others call it aspirations of the heart. Whatever you call them; they are the things that you want to do so bad that it makes your heart pound and/or gets you giddy. These things can also make you set your jaw with determination.



These are the things I will start and continue to share with you.

Mini Currents 01.16.17

Happy Monday! I hope you are enjoying Martin Luther King Jr. Day! Before anyone says it, yes if you work retail you are working today. End of story. Onward to the rest of the post!



More information about my currents and Mini Currents: Why CurrentsCurrents
And why I no longer do currents daily: Tea Time with Hunter Volume 5


Top 10 Quotes to Help Me Get Through a Race

Every time I sign up for a race I think about what I'm doing. All the training, room booking, sweating, and water guzzling that will take place until the race weekend. Everyone should have a hobby that keeps them in shape and running insanely all the time is mine.



So to help with the motivation of running are some quotes that help me. The motivation to keep going as things burn within me, things are growing weak, and the ability breathe is constricting, this is what keeps me going.

Reading in 2017

My reading list was fantastic in 2015. I finished an entire reading challenge, and I felt like I had conquered something huge. But 2016 I barely finished 60 books, and I read some more rotten books and I didn't finish strong with my book club. I felt like 2017 needed more.



Do you like to reread your favorite books? Do you have trouble finding books to read?

Living Seasonally

There are the people that literally just decorate their house for Christmas and that's it. I don't see how they do it. My family has always been seasonal. The older I got the more holidays and seasons we decorated for and I loved it.



See what I decorate for throughout the year.

New Year Reflection

It's the beginning of the year! So let's start with some questions! Answer these for yourself for some reflection as the year begins!



These are some more personal questions, that I usually don't answer, but why not this year?

December 2016 Favorites & Lookback

Goodbye December... *Waves sadly* Goodbye 2016 *Waves a little bit harder* Yeah, I really hate to see the holidays end. The sparkling and twinkling goes away and the new year is rung in, and it starts to get rainy, and cold. I can deal with the cold, the rain not so much.



Here is a glance back at my December...

Top 10 Favorites of 2016

Another year has gone, it wasn't the worst year, and it wasn't the best year. However, I'm grateful for 2016. It introduced me to new places, new relationships, and new things! These things are things that I will continue to love into the next year, guaranteed.



From clothing, to makeup, to media these are my top 10 products of 2016.

What I am Looking Forward to, Disney World-Wise, in 2017

Disney World is always changing. People roll their eyes because I go to Disney so much. But it is really changing all the time. I was there at the end of October, and by the time I went back at the beginning of December, things had changed.



So what am I looking forward to that is being forecast for 2017 at Disney World?