featured copy Your First Christmas Card from Storkie

One of the most exciting times to be a newlywed is the holiday season.  In days filled with cozy sweaters and mugs of piping hot cocoa, December is certainly a romantic month. Finally, you can finish using all those extra... Read More

financial tips for newlyweds Budgeting & Financial Tips for Newlyweds

Let’s get one thing straight: we are by no means money experts. But we are wedding experts, and we want to make this wedding planning and newlywed adventure as blissful as utterly possible. We’re also pretty sure that the nursery... Read More

couple in hammock Reflections on Wedding Planning from a Newlywed

To every single bride-to-be out there, take 5 minutes to completely drop all wedding planning duties – breathe and smile big. This may feel awkward as you sit in a coffee shop reading this on your tablet before your next... Read More

14-0621steele_ES-spring-40 Stress-Free Honeymoon Advice for Newlyweds

We’ve all heard the horror stories of the newlyweds’ first big fight.  And usually it is on the honeymoon.  During your once-in-a-lifetime vacation that probably cost you some serious moolah.  The first big fight will, of course, happen.  It’s inevitable,... Read More

annejuly24resize Newlywed Perspective: A First Anniversary

Anniversaries are fun. Enough said, really. They’re an opportunity to spend time with the one you love, to enjoy each other’s company, to splurge a little bit on yourselves and celebrate the fact that you’e worked, played and loved your... Read More

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I hardly know where to start. As incredible as it seems, the husband and I are coming up on our one-year anniversary – fast. It’s almost impossible to believe that we’ve already been married for a whole year when it... Read More

annehikeresize A Newlywed’s Perspective On Love Languages

I am, officially, what my husband and I refer to as a “quality-timer”. I am a hugger, too, but I am mostly a quality-timer. Is this sounding at all familiar to you? My honest guess is no, because we’ve officially... Read More

201205-17-mile-drive-4 Newlywed Perspective: A Birthday Trip

Last weekend, my husband and I went on an adventure. Now, before I go any further in this blog post, let me say two things: 1. We don’t usually do things like this. Opportunity, timing and a little bit of... Read More