One of the best ideas (and that’s saying something!) that Rachel had while I planned my wedding was to have a Bridal Party Retreat the weekend before the wedding. An overnight trip so the four of us (two bridesmaids, one maid of honor, and one bride) could relax, have a quiet moment, and bond a … More The Bonding Retreat
Before I was engaged I told my friend (and eventual Maid of Honor) Rachel that I’d love a ‘Friends‘ themed bridal shower. It felt a bit premature, but the idea had been rolling around in my head and I wanted to make sure it got into the right hands. She and I have been stepping … More The One with My Bridal Shower
Hello! Posting will be on a temporary break while I tend to my wedding and honeymoon. My blog schedule will resume on the 28th of November, and I’m looking forward to writing about all of the exciting things happening in my world! I will be continuing my daily Instagram posts, though 😊 In the meantime … More A short break.
My pumpkin needs were met this year by having a picture-perfect outing at a place called Hunter Farms. I’d never been before, but was assured it was a fantastic place. With little to no expectations for the day, except that I’d leave with a pumpkin and would probably go on a tractor ride, I set … More Hunter Farms
Through the month of September I was working on an illustration series for my webcomic ‘A Bit of Miranda’. I created ten pieces that reflect some of the experiences and moods that come about while on one’s period. It was a great side project that was a ton of fun to work on, and I … More Menstruation Vibes – Illustration Series
I want to talk about something that I’m gearing toward: my Halloween party! I’ve been hosting them since 2002 and it’s a tradition that I hold close to my heart. Always a costume party, naturally, and it is customary for me to serve my grandma’s ‘sloppy joes’ recipe as well as themed homemade sugar cookies. … More Halloween Spooky Decor
Planned Parenthood is wonderful. They aren’t second rate, impersonal, or a poor alternative to my original gynecologist’s office. Below is a list I wrote up after my appointment that demonstrates how misinformed I was, and highlights their dedication to healthcare. … More Planned Parenthood