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Why I keep my marriage private // A guest post

When does it become socially acceptable announce to the world that you are in a relationship?  Should you update your Facebook relationship status? Is this picture of you two kissing appropriate to post on Instagram? Do these questions sound familiar? I decided that I would never have to ask myself these questions again because my and husband […]

28 Mar 2016


Little Larsen Dakota and I are so excited to grow our little family this year! It still seems surreal that we are going to be parents, even finally announcing it is crazy, but we can’t wait for this new adventure. We are anxiously waiting to meet you in October little Larsen! Also a huge shout out […]

25 Mar 2016


How to prioritize when everything is a priority

Lately I feel like I am being pulled 100 different directions and am struggling to find the balance. Everyone needs something from me and it’s something that needs to be done right then. As someone who doesn’t like to do a half a** job I am having a really hard time doing quality work in […]

16 Mar 2016

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Perks of a young marriage // A guest post

Let me start off by saying I know getting married young is not for everyone. This post is not to claim that the younger you marry – the better. It is to stop the misconception that getting married young is careless. Remember when getting married in your early 20s was the norm? Yeah, me too. […]

7 Mar 2016


March Women Empowerment Challenge

For the month of March the creators at Trend magazine decided we want to focus on empowering women. Our March issue is completely dedicated to inspiring women but we feel so passionately about women empowerment we wanted to do a weekly challenge as well! The purpose of the challenge is to bring attention to women […]

28 Feb 2016

behind the blog

Larsen Log // Vol 4

Hey guys! Yes I am still alive…I don’t know what has happened the last couple of weeks but I took a weekend break from blogging and it somehow turned into a two week break. And I hated it! It’s not that I don’t have any ideas for blog posts I have just been so busy […]

26 Feb 2016

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Lowering expectations in marriage // A guest post

We grow up dreaming about meeting our Prince Charming and having our dream wedding but what happens when reality hits and it isn’t so glamorous? Chelsie from Hey there, Chelsie is here to talk about how having expectations in our relationships can be very damaging but we can also recognize those challenges and grow together […]

25 Feb 2016


January Book Review

I have always enjoyed reading books. I remember spending summers just reading all day and taking reading for pleasure in school. However since going to college, getting married, and having a full time job I haven’t been making the time to read as much. One of my goals this year is to read at least […]

8 Feb 2016

behind the scenes

Instagram Unplugged // Vol 3

Don’t mind me. I’m just at brunch in a cute outfit, in an artsty cafe, being candid, deep in thought about something clearly interesting. Basically the most blogger photo you could get. >>To get this shot I made both my sisters move tables, chairs, and salt/pepper shakers at least 4 times to get the set […]

29 Jan 2016