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A FAMILY HOLIDAY CRUISE PERSONAL | TRAVEL – NORWEGIAN JADE When we booked our 5 year anniversary cruise we didn’t anticipate also being able to have the opportunity to travel a few weeks later with Mahlias’ family aboard the Norwegian Jade as well for a holiday trip. It was such a treat! This is our […]

RELAXED & ELEGANT ELOPEMENT AT CEDARWOOD WEDDINGS NASHVILLE | TENNESSEE This elopement styled photoshoot has us swooning like there’s no tomorrow! Cedarwoods offers all inclusive weddings which is perfect for a couple looking to elope in Nashville and wanting a beautiful wedding but may not have a lot of time to plan all of the […]

A BEAUTIFUL OCEAN SIDE ENGAGEMENT IN BELIZE Belize. Y’all. It’s un-belizable! Seriously, I don’t think that we’ll ever hear that without thinking of Jennifer Lawrence – that joke will never get old. Anyways, if you have never traveled to this part of the Caribbean, make it a point to. While we were there it was […]

CLASSY SOUTHERN WEDDING AT CEDARWOODS NASHVILLE | TENNESSEE Cedarwoods is one of the best and most popular all inclusive wedding venues in Nashville, and with good reason! They do so much of the planning and styling in house. The flower arrangements that they create are breathtaking and consistently beautifully designed. The historic Cedarwoods estate has […]

10 WEDDING SPLURGES YOU WON’T REGRET GUEST BLOGGER | WEDDING & EVENTS BY RAINA The key to managing a successful wedding budget — no matter how much money you have to work with — is knowing the difference between wedding expenses that are worth the splurge, and ones that you’re better off skipping. With wedding […]