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  • October 31, 2018 / Family
    Lessons Learned From Our Wedding

    When planning our wedding, the most given piece of advice to me was, “sometime will go wrong, but everything will work out in the end”. And boy that couldn’t have been more true. Let’s rewind to the week before our big day. That Monday was when everything started to go haywire. I’m not being dramatic…

  • October 17, 2018 / Family
    Our Wedding Day Details & Vendors (+ lots of photos!)

    I can’t believe it has already been over a month since Chris and I said “I do”! It really does feel like we were walking down the aisle just yesterday, and I still haven’t gotten over how perfect that day was for us. I have been asked countless times if I loved how our wedding…

  • September 20, 2018 / Family
    Our Honeymoon – All The Details!

    I can’t believe this is my first blog post as a married lady!! Our wedding was an absolute dream – I am still on cloud 9 from it! I will definitely be sharing tons of wedding details with you all in upcoming posts, but wanted to talk about our honeymoon since I have received so…

  • August 29, 2018 / Family
    8 Things To Add To Your Wedding Registry!

    Creating your wedding registry is one of the most fun aspects of wedding planning and also one of the most stressful! Who knew picking out towels or dishes could be such a hard decision?? I am quite possibly the most indecisive person ever, so deciding what wine glasses to add or what dinnerware we wanted…

  • August 15, 2018 / Life
    How I Spent My Bachelorette Party In Seattle

    Hi friends!!  So as many of you know, I spent my bachelorette party in Seattle, which is where I am from! It was so nice being able to go back home for the week and spend time there with my closest friends and family. I wanted to do a recap of my Bachelorette weekend with y’all…

  • August 01, 2018 / Fitness
    How I’m Getting In Shape For My Wedding

    Today is extra special because not only is it Wedding Wednesday, but we are exactly one month out from my wedding!! It is absolutely insane how fast time has flown. I feel like I just got engaged!! When people tell you to enjoy the season and that it goes by fast, they are 100% right.…

  • June 06, 2018 / Fashion
    Cute Bachelorette Party Outfit Ideas For the Bride

    Happy Wedding Wednesday gals!!  Sooo many of you have requested that I share a blog post going over some Bachelorette Party outfit ideas, so that’s what we are going to be talking about today! (: Before we jump into it, make sure to follow me on Instagram (@heatherpoppie) to stay up to date with my…

  • May 02, 2018 / Fashion
    Wedding Wednesday: Little White Dresses

    Happy Wedding Wednesday to all my future brides out there!!  So, when you get engaged, one of the major focuses is finding the perfect wedding dress! Typically, you already have a vision for your dress, and probably pinned a million different ones to your “dream wedding” board on Pinterest, am I right? Finding the perfect…

  • April 25, 2018 / Fashion
    Wedding Wednesday: All The Details On My Bridesmaid Dresses!

    Y’all. I am in LOVE with my bridesmaid dresses. Seriously though, I could not be more happy with what we chose and I am sooo excited to see it all come together on September 1st!! When I envisioned what I wanted my bridesmaids wearing, I knew I wanted them to look effortless, Pinterest worthy, and ideally…

  • April 19, 2018 / Family
    Wedding Update! 4.18.18

    I cannot believe Chris and I have already been engaged for almost 4 months!! Everyone tells you to really enjoy the engagement season because it goes fast and they are sooo right. I’m so excited to marry Chris in 135 days (!!!) and so happy with how everything is coming together. I decided to make…

  • April 11, 2018 / Family
    Our Save The Dates!

    Thank you Minted for sponsoring this post! All opinions are my own. (:  Happy Wedding Wednesday!! Today’s post is going to be showing you all our Save The Dates! I absolutely love how these turned out and am so excited to share with you all every detail that went into ordering them. (:  Right after…

  • April 04, 2018 / Life
    How I Asked My Bridesmaids

    Surprise!! Mylie is going to be one of my bridesmaids! …. totally kidding. But kinda wish she could be one. I mean, how adorable would she look in a bridesmaids dress!? The answer is super flippin’ cute. Hahaha nope, she will not be a bridesmaid but she did make a great helper for putting these gifts…

  • March 29, 2018 / Family
    Tips For A Healthy, Happy Relationship

    Hi everyone! For today’s Wedding Wednesday, I wanted to talk more in depth about Chris and I’s relationship. Several of you have messaged me asking questions along the lines of, “How do you and Chris maintain a solid, healthy relationship?” or “How do you guys keep that spark going?”.  I really loved these questions so I…

  • March 07, 2018 / Life
    Wedding Wednesday: How To Budget For A Wedding

    Time to talk about every bride-to-be’s favorite thing… the wedding budget!! (Did any one else cringe after reading that) Getting married is such an exciting season and ideally should be a stress free, happy time. But, when you factor in the actual cost of a wedding, things can get pretty stressful! Did you know that…

  • February 28, 2018 / Life
    10 Tips To Help You Say Yes To The Dress

    As I’m sure most of you already know, I said YES to the dress! (not the one pictured of course!) It was so much fun having my mother and two of my friends with me to help me find the perfect dress for our wedding day. Wedding dress shopping has by far been my favorite part of…

  • February 14, 2018 / Family
    Engagement Photo Outfit Ideas: Part 1

    Hi guys and Happy Valentines Day!! Today I am sharing one of our looks from our Engagement shoot!! I thought today was the perfect time to share these with you all (:  A little backstory of these photos: the day before this shoot my friend Sara texted me and asked if we wanted to do…

  • January 17, 2018 / Family
    Wedding Planning: My Mood Board

    You asked and I’m delivering! I’m turning Wednesday’s on my blog into Wedding Wednesday’s and hope to share with you all everything that I am learning and doing to prepare for the big day! So many of you have been wanting me to share every step of my wedding planning process and I’m so excited about…

  • January 06, 2018 / Family
    Our Proposal Story

    Exactly one week ago, on December 29th, Chris got down on one knee and asked me to marry him. It was the happiest moment of my life and one that I will cherish forever. I am so excited to finally sit down and share with you all how he asked. So, here’s our story! Our…

  • January 04, 2018 / Family
    Best Wedding Planning Tips For A Bride-To-Be

    Hi hi ladies!!  First off, I’m engaged!! Chris proposed to me on December 29th and I haven’t stopped smiling since! 💕 I’m sooo excited because this is my FIRST wedding planning post! I plan to document just about the entire process of planning our wedding, starting with this post! Right after getting engaged, I started…