a.b. Ellie

Everyone’s wedding is different and unique in its own way. Some brides want a wedding with a Boho Chic or Classic Elegance vibe. Others want Hollywood Glam or Fairytale Ending. Regardless of the personal style one thing remains the same, every bride wants to feel like the most beautiful person in the room. I have been surprised while tagging along with my girlfriends as the … Continue reading a.b. Ellie

Hunkiedorië Brides Tell All : #RaiseAGlassToPendergrass

Over the past three years my life has become a real life version of the movie 27 Dresses. Since December 2015 I have been involved in 10 weddings. Through the years I have had a chance to experience a variety of different wedding styles. What do I do with the experience? Well, I share it with you of course. Sometimes wedding research on Pinterest can … Continue reading Hunkiedorië Brides Tell All : #RaiseAGlassToPendergrass

Scouts Honor

Just as our new years resolutions to go to the gym and eat healthy fade into distant memory we enter Girl Scout Cookie season. That amazing time of year where neighbors and co-workers swindle you into buying boxes upon boxes of sinful delight. While on the treadmill the other evening (that’s right I’m still going on my resolution) I saw a news piece on one … Continue reading Scouts Honor

Discovering the Twin Cities: Winner Winner MN Dinner

Over the past two weeks I have been talking about the best ways to spend your time in Minnesota during Super Bowl week. Brunch, exploring, lunch, enjoyment and now it’s time to wrap up this discovery series with the most important meal of my day, dinner. The Twin Cities has an amazing foodie scene and it really shines with the restaurants on this list!   … Continue reading Discovering the Twin Cities: Winner Winner MN Dinner

Discovering the Twin Cities: Macy’s Mall of America

Super Bowl week is finally here! Don’t have all your gear for the big game? Don’t worry the team at Macy’s in the Mall of America has got you covered. Opening Monday January 29th and running through Monday February 5th Macy’s will be your one stop shop for everything you need for Super Bowl LII. Custom Zone by Lids: Grab your gear for the big … Continue reading Discovering the Twin Cities: Macy’s Mall of America

Bring On The Brunch! Union Rooftop

This weekend Sam and I finally made our way to Minneapolis for brunch. Its never a far drive for us but when we discuss where we want to go on a Sunday morning Minneapolis sounds like its on the other side of the world. I decided to take the initiative and made a reservation for The Union Rooftop’s Sunday Brunch. I have heard a lot … Continue reading Bring On The Brunch! Union Rooftop

Bring On The Brunch! St. Paul Farmers Market

The St. Paul Farmer’s Market in Lowertown is one of my favorite summer activities. I try to block off my saturday mornings every chance I get so I can sneak downtown for a hour or two and get my fix. Lately I have had some feedback on my Snapchat and Instagram, people wanting advice or to tag along on my SPFM adventures. I thought I … Continue reading Bring On The Brunch! St. Paul Farmers Market

Bring On The Brunch! Highland Cafe and Bakery

A couple weeks ago Sam and I went out for breakfast. I love the Highland Park area of St. Paul so we decided to head in that direction. My Foursquare app suggested Highland Café and Bakery. Highland Café is located in a little strip mall on Ford Parkway. It looked really tiny from the outside and I was a little hesitant going in but I was willing … Continue reading Bring On The Brunch! Highland Cafe and Bakery

Bring On The Brunch! Shar’els Cafe

Shar’els Café is a small mom and pop townie cafe located just down the road from my parents house. I have lived near there my whole life and have never actually eaten there. The other morning as my mom and I were getting ready to go shopping for the new kitchen we decided to go grab a quick bite before we started our day. After listing … Continue reading Bring On The Brunch! Shar’els Cafe

Poor Richards Antiques

If you are traveling near Spooner Wisconsin Poor Richard’s Antiques is a must! Over Memorial Day Weekend I visiting my friends Megan and Tom in Cameron Wisconsin. Tom really outdid himself that weekend and I absolutely love him for it. He was tasked with planning the activities for our visit. Looking back I don’t think he could have done a better job. He managed to … Continue reading Poor Richards Antiques