I am a pretty cheap thrifty person, especially when it comes to my wedding, or at least I try. I have a really hard time justifying a $20 shirt let alone paying for a wedding so where ever I can find a cheap way around wedding planning, I do it! Before I start, I'd like to … Continue reading DIY Bride: Chalkboard Overload
Because it's the season to be thankful, I thought I'd write down some of the reasons I am thankful.. Before slipping into a turkey coma for the night. #turkeyoverload #threedinnerslater We are always so quick to complain. By "we" I really mean me, but am hoping others out there are also standing with me. When … Continue reading 10 Reasons to Be Thankful
It's September.. WOW. That came quick. So many new and exciting things happen in September. If you're anything like me, the beginning of the year starts in September. It was always the time I would make the vow: "I'm going to be a better student! I will do all my homework AND study". PFT good one, … Continue reading Stop Being So Busy. Your Life is Not a Checklist
Warning: long post ahead People are always asking "How did it happen?" "How did he do it?" So here it is! Here's how he did it. We have always talked about getting married (since week 2 of dating) and we had already planned a wedding date for the next year so I knew it would … Continue reading He asked and I said “No”
When Iain and I originally sat down to look over a wedding budget, we were both on Team How-Low-Can-You-Go, AKA the lowest but *realistic (key) wedding budget. We knew that doing a lot of our own projects would definitely be the best place to start. Between me finding side-of-the-road projects and Iain being good at … Continue reading DIY Bride- Save the Dates
The title is misleading.. I'm not done with sewing, it's just been a while! (it's been so-long.. get it? no? sorrynotsorry) Last fall I decided to start making infinity scarves for myself. That lead to making scarves for friends who were willing to pay me, THEN I started to make scarves to properly sell. It … Continue reading So Long Sewing
I am going to assume that this far into blogging, I will only have familiar names who know me, reading my posts. However, I have approximately 600 friends on facebook and am in contact with about 50 of those said "friends". So, for those of you who don't know the Shonagh I am today, here … Continue reading A Little Bit of Me
So here I am. I've done did it. I told myself years, and then again months ago that I was going to do it and, well, here I am! Blogging. Or attempting. I have always liked sharing my life on social media.. But I realized as I was deleting my life from high school off of … Continue reading Just the Start!