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Our fairytale $24K wedding for $11K, er $790, er $265, er $205

UPDATE: for a pictorial take on the day, head here. It’s been a week and a half since we became Mr. & Mrs.; I am still yawning, eating leftovers, and struggling to work more than two hours a day. The wedding was everything we wanted. And a few things we didn’t. It was a fairytale and truly Read more…

I’ve never been excited to drink beer. Until now.

I am excited to drink beer. If you know me, you know nothing remotely close to those words have ever come from my lips. I’m the girl who went on a brewery tour of Michigan (nine watering-holes in twenty-four hours) and had a Diet Coke at each one. I’m the girl who ordered a margarita Read more…

This couple created such goodness for me, considering naming my first born after them

As you may know, we’re trying to be as green, economical, win-win, low-stress, local, and comfortable as possible for our September 1st wedding, going the barter route. It’s going swimmingly (check out the updates!). The first people to jump on our bartership-wagon were Architects turned Paper-Goodness Gods husband and wife team Amanda and Tony of Spilled Read more…

How I went from pig roast at abandoned convent to my wedding

You may notice a HUGE difference in this post than in all previous posts since I started this blog three years ago. I’ve been doing something wrong for basically my whole life, ever since taking typing classes on those slick Commodore 64s in Chairavalle Montessori’s “lab” [it was more of a broom closet at that point]. Read more…