Engaged Couples: 5 Tips for Engagement Photo Session Preparation

Engagement sessions should be about you as a couple. Your family and friends will see the images before your wedding and it will add to the anticipation of your big day. More importantly though, looking at the images years from now, will make you remember this blissful stage of your life. Your engagement session should…

4 Steps to Building Your Brand

Branding is much more than your logo and tagline. These items help communicate and clarify your brand, but they are not your brand. A brand is what people think about you – your reputation. It’s the story you tell about yourself. Building a brand is a process. It will eventually lead you to your ideal…

Southern California Girls Trip

I’m always up for a good girls trip. And I’m always up for a good road trip. This trip had both! We kicked off the trip with a night in Vegas. Why not? Then rented a car and hopped on the road to Joshua Tree National Park. This place is a bucket-list must! Joshua Tree…

Boundary Waters Canoe Area

It’s crazy to me that a place like the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) still exists in our busy world. And how lucky are we that it’s in Minnesota’s backyard? My husband + I love exploring the BWCA. Here’s a few of my favorite things: Every morning we make coffee + RumChata over the fire +…

Breakfast Delight

Ingredients: 1 cup of mixed greens .5 cup of cubed butternut squash 1 egg a handful of craisins 1 tablespoon olive oil Warm it up. Heat olive oil in pan on medium for a couple minutes. Fry. Add butternut squash to oil pan + cover. Let fry on one side for approx. three minutes. Then flip….

Our New Home

It’s crazy how much my life has changed the past three years. I moved to the Twin Cities area I married my sexy fox of a husband And now we moved to my hometown, Mantorville, population 1,197 My dreams are literally coming true! Our new house was my grandpa and grandma’s when I was growing…

Beautiful Times in Colorado

My trip to Colorado was unreal. Some of the most beautiful landscape I have ever seen + beautiful company with my friend Karine. What started out as a work trip, turned into one of my all-time favorite adventures. We barely planned anything and ended up doing so much! Here are a few of my favorites…

5 Social Media Tips for Small Business Owners

Facts: 80% of buyers check out your website before becoming a customer 60% of buyers check out your social media before becoming a customer Social media is an important part of marketing your business successfully. Are you a business owner who does not have time to focus your social media? Is your to-do list getting…

The Best Bread in the World

  I am the first to admit that I suck at baking, but this bread was super easy and delicious. Here is the simple bread recipe: Ingredients: 3.25  cups of flour – you can combine whole wheat, bread flour or all purpose – DO NOT use coconut or almond that soak up a lot of…

Our Wedding Ceremony Video

The most important part of a wedding, the ceremony, was captured by my awesome cousin Hannah. And the best part…it was free. 🙂 I love that we have this on tape to watch in the years to come.