Have a motherly week.

Under the Oaks blog : Have a motherly week.
Happy Mother’s Day friends!

Happy Mother’s Day to you, your mothers, and your mother’s mothers. On this day may you be hyper-aware of all the mothers you know and the sacrifices and love they give at will with no limits on a daily basis, because let’s be honest … mothers should be celebrated every day. Am I right? Continue reading

3rd Anniversary: Turning Gifts into Experiences

20140430-215815.jpgAs I get older I value experiences more than gifts. Creating an experience means you’ve spent time thinking about your significant other enough to want to create a new memory with them and I think that is pretty special to anyone. This week my husband and I celebrated 3 years of wedded bliss and made our own memories. Below are some ideas I’ve thought of where you could incorporate a traditional leather anniversary gift, but turn it into a special experience instead of something that gets stuffed in the back of the closet, or hidden away in a drawer. Continue reading

Have a blissfully wedded week.

Under the Oaks : Have a blissfully wedded week.

This week marks the third year of wedded bliss for my husband and I (and in August we will celebrate 10 years together, whoa!). We aren’t doing anything “big” to celebrate, other than enjoying each other’s company and celebrating a new year together. This year was a great year! We added to our family via our 4-legged buddy Frankie and we really found ways to show appreciation to one another, and enjoy our time together. While we are both in a dire need of a vacation (beach time in T-4 week), we’ve managed to not get sick of one another; success! Continue reading