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We’re back!

And I’m a married woman! I can’t wait to share all about our wedding and honeymoon. Everything about it was absolutely perfect! I cannot believe it is all over. Mike and I are getting back in the swing of things. Since getting back, we’ve been busy putting our apartment together, celebrating the 4th, and being a part of a great friend’s wedding in Indiana. Slowly, but surely, I’ll post pictures of everything! For now, here’s a sneak peak of my and my hottie husband on our honeymoon on the Oregon coast!



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Mitch and Jenna’s Wedding


My dear friends Mitch and Jenna got married this weekend! The weekend was packed full of wedding things: bachelorette party, rehearsal, and THE BIG DAY! We all had such a wonderful time celebrating and dancing the night away with the live band. Did you watch the video? Wasn’t it amazing? I unashamedly teared up watching it and remembering such a wonderful day. Life long memories for sure! Our good friend Ivan did the videography at the wedding. You can check him out here.

Only 16 days until Mike and my wedding! Things are flying past us at hyper speed. So many great and fun things to do and so little time! We move in this saturday(!) so we’re trying to pack up in the little amount of spare time we have at night after work.


It seems like just yesterday the four of us took this picture at a high school dance! Who would have thought we’d both be getting married 20 days apart! Oh, how time flies…


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Living with a Man

I told you we get the keys to our new apartment in 12 days! That means transitioning from living with 3 girls to living with a boy. YES!. I’m going to be living with a boy! (what?!) Not just any man, though. Its by BFF, partner in crime, earthly rock and husband-to-be!  I’m so excited to be living with Mike once we become husband and wife but I know it’ll be a huge adjustment! Shavings in the sink, boxers on the floor, sweaty and stinky, and all up in my personal space.

Any advice?


Didn’t Nicholas Norbert do a great job with our engagement pictures?


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Packing Up and Moving Out

Move Out/In is 12 days away!

June 4th, Mike and I get the keys to our first apartment together. To say I can’t wait is an understatement! Ever since we started registering for the wedding (which, by the way is one of the best things ever!), and my bridal shower, I’ve been itching to move in and make it our new home. I’ve been constantly looking at blogs for new and fun decoration ideas.

But before I can start decorating, and before I can move into the new ‘pad,’ I still need to pack up all my stuff! I love unpacking things; organizing and finding the perfect place for everything. But packing things up really isn’t my thing. I’m so thankful Mike and my parent’s are heading up to help us out. They’ll be packing up their cars with shower gifts and furniture and heading up to Madison to help us get a great start to move. It seems like just yesterday my parents were helping me move into my dorm room! Oh, how time flies!

The Lord has really blessed the time I’ve lived at this apartment and the past fours years of college in general. He has also really been preparing me for this time of transitioning. This summer will surely be bittersweet: saying goodbye to college friends, moving in with my best friend (more thoughts on living with a boy here) among 400 weddings and figuring out how to be a wifey, but I’m ready to take it on full force!

I think I’ll start packing my stuff tonight. I’ve only been at my current apartment for two years, but I KNOW I’ve got way too much stuff to sort through. Want to start making bets as to how many garbage bags I fill?

– Jen

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