HAPPY THANKSGIVING BRIDES & GROOMS! Anyone else have the equivalent of a 6th month pregnant stomach (filled with pumpkin pie & sweet potato leftovers) popping out of their grease stained pajama pants? Me either. I love Thanksgiving! Growing up, my family all gathered at our Aunt Cindy's for a relaxing dinner, catching up and of … Continue reading 5 Lessons Before 25: A Letter to Myself
GUESS WHOSE BACK *BACK BACK* BACK AGAIN *'GAIN *GAIN* Hello brides! I apologize for disclosing my deepest emotions/our roller coaster ride of a summer and then ghosting y'all for a month - it's been a big adjustment, but we're settled in and we've officially lived in Kansas City for THREE MONTHS! I still wake up … Continue reading An Update: Loving Life in KCMO
It's Over. Or should I say, just beginning. But the months/weeks/days of sleepless nights are OVER. On September 2nd, at 8:00 a.m. - G was released from the Kansas City Chiefs. On September 3rd, at 12:00 p.m. - G was signed to the Kansas City Chiefs Practice Squad. Interested in reliving the most exhausting weekend … Continue reading Final Moments of the Fourth Quarter: The End
HEY Y'ALL I haven't updated you on anything personal in a while and the last few months have put me through the ringer (of emotions) - so get comfy, grab your Moscato & phone charger, because this one's gonna get messy. So remember last time - I told you all about the grueling torture-fest draft? … Continue reading Too Many Blessings: A Mid (Twenties) Life Crisis
A DREAM COME TRUE AT THE GOWN SHOP PERRYSBURG My alarm clock went off at 6, but I had already been up since 3am - I was way too anxious to sleep. I jumped into my outfit, brushed my teeth and grabbed a banana for the road...even though my stomach was full of nerves & … Continue reading The Deets: Saying “YES!” To The Dress
from bowling green to tuscaloosa to orlando to kansas city Chiefs Kingdom - here we come! Y'all, wow. Where do I even begin? Let me start this off by saying April 2017 was probably the most grueling month of my entire life! Gehrig & I began draft weekend with one final dinner at our favorite little … Continue reading The Next Chapter: KC
4/5/2017 THE BEST DAY OF MY LIFE♡ THE MOMENT WE'VE ALL BEEN WAITING FOR... WE'RE ENGAGED! Y'all - pour yourselves a glass of pinot, take a seat and prepare yourself for the deets of G's incredible proposal. READY!? MONDAY So let's start with the beginning of the week. As many of you know, we're waiting … Continue reading I SAID YES!
for the first time in my life, i'm in limbo. Let me take you back 5 years ago, to the good ol' days spent at North Royalton High School. Every morning, I'd wake up at 6:00 a.m. (HAHA I KNOW. I actually did my hair + makeup every morning, like how exhausting!?) My routine included … Continue reading Embracing the Unknown + Enjoying the Ride
We're back y'all! The Kraft-Dieter crew is back in Tuscaloosa. Our couple months in Florida were absolutely incredible. Gehrig trained tirelessly for the NFL Draft while I laid motionless by the pool every day (just kidding - kind of...) Now that we're finally settled in, I figured it'd be the perfect time to reflect on … Continue reading Things I Learned in Kissimmee
Hey Y'all! It's me, Meg! Remember me - your fav wedding blogger? I left you back in August (after promising to continue blogging - my bad!) I had just moved to Tuscaloosa, AL and started my fabulous job as Brand Awareness Coordinator for Southern Shirt. The week I moved in was spent training at work and flying … Continue reading I’m Baaaaack!