How to Make a Wedding Guestbook Quilt

Wedding reception decoration with guestbook quilt by Grace Elizabeth's

I had never heard of a “guestbook” quilt prior to Courtney’s engagement.  She, however, had been scouring the internet for ideas. She didn’t want the typical, traditional guestbook – who would, right?!  With a smirk on my face I wasn’t surprised. Creativity was built into the genes of my girls. With[Read more]

To John, on our First Anniversary

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A year ago today we said “I do!” I remember waking up that morning, not sure that I could believe the day had come – we’d been waiting for what seemed like forever! I remember the giggly giddiness welling up in me as I walked up to you for the[Read more]

The Most Perfectly Pleasant Wedding Gift from the Heart

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I don’t know about you, but sometimes buying off a registry gets a little boring. Whether it is a baby shower, bridal shower, or wedding gift, I prefer to be a bit picky as I select a gift to give. One of my favorite types of gifts to give are[Read more]

Wedding Week Checklist

Wedding Bible for Ringbearer  #GEinc  by Grace Elizabeth's

It’s “Wedding Week”!  Courtney and John will marry next Saturday, October 18th.  Emotions and anxiety often run ramped during this week.   A good verse to remember is Philippians 4:13, “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  And[Read more]

Bridal Shower: Umbrella Themed Details

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Courtney’s wedding is getting closer and closer! Before it sneaks up on me, I wanted to make sure I share with you the details from her Bridal Shower. For me, the little details are the most fun to plan and make each occasion extra special! Bridal Shower Decorations: A quick[Read more]

DIY Bridal Shower Invites: Umbrella

umbrella Bridal Shower invitation

I had a wonderful time this past weekend celebrating the upcoming marriage of my younger sister as I hosted a bridal shower for her this weekend. I loved creating all the small details that went into this memorable event. I didn’t want anything too “themed” but still wanted everything to[Read more]

Relaxing Bachelorette Party

Spa Bachelorette Party

I had the honor to throw a Bachelorette Party for a friend of mine this past Friday night! Because most of the bridesmaids didn’t know each other well, and my friend has had such a hectic time planning the wedding and graduating college, I decided a night in would be[Read more]

Big News!

Wedding Engagement Ring

As the only sister remaining with the last name of Nelsen, I would like to share some big news! I’m engaged!! More details to follow in the coming months, but I wanted to include you all in the excitement now! ~Courtney Rose~ Courtney Rose Courtney is a member of the[Read more]