April 2018

We’ve all been tasked with leaving the world a little bit better off than how we found it, and one easy way to ensure we succeed at this is to dedicate some of our time to volunteer work. Volunteering in your community has a positive impact on those around you (obviously!), but let’s dive into the ways that volunteering helps YOU (sometimes it’s okay to be a bit selfish)! Helping others while indirectly helping yourself? Now that’s the perfect situation! Scroll down for 5 ways volunteering benefits YOU: 1. Volunteer work looks fantastic on...

I struggled for so many years trying to quiet down the voice inside my head (and my heart) that told me that I was meant to be an Event Coordinator. I had discovered my dream job all the way back in middle school, but I never saw it as a dream within reach. Being “good” at school was a blessing, but also a curse in disguise – I had so much potential, and nearly everyone I knew had high expectations for my future. I always had this idea in my...

Luxurious. Tidy. Pampered. Stunning. Just a few words that came to mind as I walked through the doors of the most charming little bridal shop in Neenah, WI. Katie, the owner of Erika’s Bridal Couture, greeted me with a smile and some seriously inspiring girl boss energy! Chatting with other wedding professionals is one of my favorite hobbies – I learn so many behind-the-scenes secrets and get to share my excitement for weddings with those who understand! Katie and I discussed a little bit of everything, but my favorite topic was “what...