my earring collection

Eight and a half months ago I got my earlobes reconstructed. I had started stretching them over thirteen years ago. After nine years of having them at 38mm, and hundreds of dollars in jewelry, I finally decided it was time to say goodbye. I’ve chronicled the journey (with lots of photos) fairly throughly and now

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adventures in avocado propagation IV

May 21st, 2018 Look how wild that one is getting! I’m a little grossed out by how… meaty(??), for lack of a better word, it is on the inside. At this time it seems to be the only one growing all that extra stuff. May 26th, 2018 Look at all that growth! I’m super impressed

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instant photos from our wedding week!

Just a little round up of Polaroid film shot on our wedding road trip! One week on the road. We explored abandoned buildings in the desert, visited roadside attractions, hung out in a couple of caves, spent time checking out the Grand Canyon and uh… GOT MARRIED. These road trips out west, which have become

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#fessermakesfaces – wedding edition!

Guys! I’m getting married this weekend. I’m not sure if you knew that. I mean, I’ve only been talking about it for seven months straight. I’ve been counting down the days since the moment we officially set the date. Yet, somehow, I’m still shocked its here already. The photo above is a pretty accurate portrayal

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what I wore – a different kind of polka dots

details hat – thrifted earrings – Target (similar pair) cardigan – Charter School Cardigan via Modcloth pins – girls support girls via Daisy Natives, look on the bright side via Rifle Paper Co dress – Dalmatian Dress via Target shoes – ballerina flats via Amazon (under $20 + they match everything!!) I’ve always loved Target

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found on the beach

Back in the beginning of May, my best friend who lives in Canada and her family came up to visit. We had a busy weekend of eating and watching her kids play at the park. Ya know, super important stuff! We also made it a point to head to the beach.ย  Obviously, it’s one of

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five rad things I bought in May

  This month’s ‘things’ post is a little bit different than the previous months. Instead of beauty products I tried out this month (which other than a new moisturizer/sunscreen there weren’t any) I’m here sharing five things I bought this month. None of the items are related or go together in any way. I just

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5 things I’m most excited about my wedding

What a silly title, right? I mean, obviously, marrying Jeff is the thing I’m most excited about in regard to our wedding BUT there are quite a few other reasons that I am counting down the days. We have just over one week left! โ‘  Getting awesome photos of Jeff + I together! We’re both

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