Growing up, the holidays were always a time to which I looked forward to. No matter the chaos or dramatics, I have always whole heartedly enjoyed them. At that time, our big Italian family would gather for each holiday and there would be yelling and screaming (don’t worry, just the Italian yelling and screaming trying [...]
It was never a hard decision. A destination wedding. We talked about a destination wedding long before we were even engaged. We just loved the idea of getting so many people we love in one place away from home where we knew they would have an amazing time—with us. Some say destination weddings are selfish. Most love the idea of you getting their butts up and out of their state for no better reason than to celebrate love. 99% of the time your guests want to be there. That’s why they go.
A year ago today my beautiful bridal party threw me the most amazing shower. Every detail was a reflection of our wedding and myself. They made us feel so special. It is still one of my favorite days. My bridal shower was in Fairmount, Philadelphia. It happened to be 90 degrees in the third weekend of [...]