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Cody & Katie’s 1 Year Anniversary

Cody & Katie’s 1 Year Anniversary

Our 1 Year Anniversary Cody and I got married on October 22, 2016. I want to tell you our story leading up to that and how our 1st year of marriage has been. Cody & Katie’s Story Cody and I both tried online dating and then we stopped. We didn’t find anyone we liked on there and gave up. After my trip to India, I decided to see if anyone new had joined. Simultaneously, Cody logged on to show his…

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Gender Reveal Party Ideas

Gender Reveal Party Ideas

Gender Reveal Party Ideas Balloons: This would be a good box for balloons too 🙂 Cake: Confetti: *Another option is a pinata with confetti* Scratch Off: Glitter: Powder: Paint: *Another option is water guns with paint.* Smoke Bomb: Silly String:   One of my fav Gender Reveal Announcement Ideas for sending out:   What is your favorite or what have you done in the past?

Harry Potter Themed Baby Shower

Harry Potter Themed Baby Shower

Personally, Harry Potter is one of my favorite things and I want to pass the whole phenomenon down to my kids. So if you’re like me, here’s a rundown of some Harry Potter Themed Baby Shower ideas. (Click the pic to be taken to the site. This post contains affiliate links. Click here for the full disclosure statement.) Invitations: A cute option would be to get invitations like this and put a 9 3/4 sign on your front door. Decorations: Streamers/Balloons…

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Ideas for Group Girl Time

Ideas for Group Girl Time

Sometimes you just need girl time. I’ve recently been debating joining a group of women. The reason being, most of my friends live far away, it’s hard to get together for one-on-one time let alone double date time. I miss interacting with women so I thought of some ideas. Girl Group Ideas: Book Club Bible Study Fitness Class like Yoga or neighborhood walking group Wine tasting Class- cooking, art, etc Game Night (see ideas here) Movie Night with pampering- nails,…

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Ways to Date your Spouse in a Group

Ways to Date your Spouse in a Group

One-on-one dates are great, but sometimes you want to get out and do stuff with other people. Our friends don’t live very close to us so it’s hard to double date or even hang out in a group. If you’re in the same boat, I’ve listed some ideas below that you can do as a couple and grow your relationship. Group dates are nice because you learn new things about each other, and you add inside jokes and memories to…

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Date Idea: Geocaching- What is it and How to Play

Date Idea: Geocaching- What is it and How to Play

In my 50 Free Date Ideas post I mention Geocaching. It’s something I’ve always wanted to try so I’m hoping this blog will give me the boost to do it. My friends Alina & Chris do it, maybe I need to call them for a double date and have them teach us the ropes. Anyways, in that post I link to the Geocaching website. There are a few different app options. What is Geocaching? Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure…

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N64 Game Night & Childhood Nostalgia

N64 Game Night & Childhood Nostalgia

One Christmas Cody wanted a Nintendo 64 and the game GoldenEye 007. I searched online and resigned myself to spending more than I had planned (it was our first Christmas, 2 months into dating.) By a stroke of luck my mom’s friend had a box in her closet of the gaming system and many games that she gave to us, score! Cody loved his present and we went to buy a few more games that our nostalgic selves wanted. These…

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Breaking Free Day By Day Devo

Breaking Free Day By Day Devo

I absolutely love Beth Moore. If you haven’t read her bible studies or devo books, or even her blogs, I would encourage you to do so. I read this daily devo a few years ago and wanted to share one of my favorite *facepalm* moments. Devo: ‘If anyone walks during the day, he doesn’t stumble, because he sees the light of this world.’ John 11:9 If we were able to go back and look at the footprints of our life,…

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Bridal Shower Ideas: Breakfast At Tiffany’s

Bridal Shower Ideas: Breakfast At Tiffany’s

Breakfast At Tiffany’s This bridal shower idea is all about pearls, sunglasses, black & aqua! Set out a banner like ‘Nichole & Co.’ and have white and aqua balloons on each side. Have tables adorned with pearls and fake diamonds. Have aqua colored cake pops or mini cupcakes with aqua icing. Dress up water bottles. Have games that fit the theme. This one was posted by Mz2handgrip. You can ask her for the template or try to create your own. This…

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Have a Fun Adult Game Night With Family & Friends

Have a Fun Adult Game Night With Family & Friends

Adult Game Night Ideas Cody and I had gone to his family’s house for New Years and had a game night until midnight. It was a ton of fun, mostly because of the games, but also probably because alcohol was involved. I’m sure they’re just as fun without alcohol but I think it helps people be funnier & more open. Some of these are X rated, so be sure to have a gathering of friends/family that you’re comfortable with. We keep…

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