A Quick Weekend Getaway For The Newlyweds

Ryan and I have officially been married for a month now, and we were finally able to escape for a weekend of relaxation. We aren’t taking our honeymoon in St. Lucia until January, so as part of my wedding gift to him, I planned a quick weekend getaway. I didn’t want to go anywhere far, since I literally have zero vacation time left for work. After a bit of searching I stumbled on Lake Geneva.

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From The Bridesmaids: Buy A Gift The Bride Won’t Buy Herself

earrings-bride-giftBrainstorming a gift for Mikki’s wedding day wasn’t the easiest task. To put it simply, the girl’s got it all! I had three requirements; I wanted it to be something that had a personal touch, something that she would never think to buy herself, and a gift for her rather than an item for the house.

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Fall Finds: The Must-Have Sweater For The Season

Temps are (slowly) dropping in Chicago and just about everything is pumpkin-spiced, which means it’s finally “sweater weather,” right? Okay maybe we are jumping the gun a little, but with all the cute new fall clothes filling up our closets it’s hard not to rip the tags off and let them make their debut — even if we have to keep our AC on blast inside. 😉

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