Will you be my Bridesmaids?

Will you be my Bridesmaids?

If you’re new to these parts (a big fat welcome!), let me clue you in…I’m a sappy romantic kinda gal who tears up (read: sobs disgustingly) over movie love stories and Huffington Post anniversary news…

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22 Cute & CHEAP Summer Date Ideas

22 Cute & CHEAP Summer Date Ideas

The dog days of summer are HERE, ladies and gents! Are you sweating yet? Since J and I are currently under the same roof, we’re together all the time (minus work, GNO’s, me sneaking off…

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How we Met.

How we Met.

*Thanks to Match.com for sponsoring this post! As always, all opinions are entirely my own. Unless you sat through our fun little video triage, I never hopped over to the blog to spill the beans…

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Our 1st Steps in Wedding Planning

Our 1st Steps in Wedding Planning

Whoa now – we’ve been engaged for just over three months now, and it literally feels like yesterday that J got down on one knee. Everyone always says “your engagement will fly by – enjoy…

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The Ultimate List: Is your relationship fit to last?

The Ultimate List: Is your relationship fit to last?

*Disclaimer: I am SO not a relationship expert. While I am lucky enough to be engaged to J, we’ve definitely had our fair share of trials and tensions along the way. But I think between…

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I said “Absolutely.”

I said “Absolutely.”

At least, that’s what I think I said. Considering neither of us can actually remember the full dialogue since we were too busy smiling our faces off and blacking out (no Mom, not literally) in…

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Diamond Ring Shopping Tips and Tricks

Diamond Ring Shopping Tips and Tricks

*This diamond ring shopping post has been sponsored by Diamond Hedge. As usual, all opinions and thoughts are totally my own. Alright ladies, admit it…you’ve been dreaming about what your engagement ring would look like…

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Him (Guest Post by Fiancé!)

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Him (Guest Post by Fiancé!)

***Happy Monday! I’m starting my – and hopefully your! – day with one of my favorites: my fiancé. And the tub of Chubby Hubby that he surprised me with last night. Hollah. If you’re like…

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Love Story: Part 3 + 3 Tips to Maximize your Love Life

Love Story: Part 3 + 3 Tips to Maximize your Love Life

Happy hump day, happy people! Today handed me a nearly-too-full plate of To-do’s and classes and meetings and rehearsals, so it’s only fitting that it brings a grand finale – Part 3 of my Love…

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Love Story: Part 2

Love Story: Part 2

Aaaaaaand Part 2 is here! I’m stuck here in Blizzard Juno, so I hope your Monday has been less snowy and more pizza-filled than me. What can I say? I’m craving Sicilian. Last week was…

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Love Story: Part 1

Love Story: Part 1

Happy Monday, happy people! Wow – this post (or rather, this quick series of posts) has been a long time coming. You’ve seen Boyfriend popping up on my blog in the past, even so far…

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Gift Guide for your Super Manly Man (as told by Boyfriend)

Gift Guide for your Super Manly Man (as told by Boyfriend)

**Happy Friday, ladies and gents! The boyf’s back is feeling much better, and he’s all set to get an MRI this week. Thank you all – from both of us – for your amazingly sweet…

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True Love Endures Pain.

True Love Endures Pain.

You know those weekends where you feel such a wave of relief that the week is over and you get loads of rest and relaxation? This past weekend was not one of those weekends. This…

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My Boyfriend went to a Fashion Show. (GUEST POST by Boyfriend!)

My Boyfriend went to a Fashion Show. (GUEST POST by Boyfriend!)

**Hey, you beautiful people you! On this wonderful day of hump, I’m bringing you a guest post from my favorite boyfriend-turned-blogger. My handsome love wanted to share his experience at a fashion show with all…

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22 for 2 years.

22 for 2 years.

Monday marked 2 years of officially dating Boyfriend. You may not know that much about me yet, but two years says a lot. I’m not one to stick around with anything that I’m not 100%…

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My Girl moved in, and here’s what happened. {Guest Post by BOYFRIEND!}

My Girl moved in, and here’s what happened. {Guest Post by BOYFRIEND!}

**Erica’s note: Happy Hump Day, to one and all! In celebration of this otherwise seemingly normal Wednesday, I’ve brought my one and only back to the blog. He was a big hit here on Valentine’s…

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13 Ways to Know if He’s a Keeper

13 Ways to Know if He’s a Keeper

Publications like Women’s Health and Cosmo always have “You know you’re with the one when…” and “8 Signs your relationship is going to last” articles, and they’re supposed to be our bibles to navigating love…

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Why we Cheat: Why happily married people have affairs. [My Rebuttal]

Why we Cheat: Why happily married people have affairs. [My Rebuttal]

I wish this all was one big April Fool’s joke. Last week, I read a less-than-lovely article by author Hanna Rosin entitled “Why we Cheat.” The subtitle read, “Spouses in happy marriages have affairs. What…

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Valentine’s Day from a Dude’s POV (Guest post by Boyfriend!)

Valentine’s Day from a Dude’s POV (Guest post by Boyfriend!)

Today’s blog post is by the (and my) one and only, Boyfriend. Guys, listen up, because in my totally (un)biased opinion, his advice is pretty spot on. And by pretty, I mean totally, completely, 100%…

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How to find your Soul Mate: A Lesson for the Semi-oblivious

How to find your Soul Mate: A Lesson for the Semi-oblivious

Dude, have you SEEN The Bachelor franchise? I’ll confess – it’s my absolute reality TV guilty pleasure, and heaven forbid someone tries to interrupt my viewing indulgence. This past week was the premiere of Juan…

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