Goal Setting Series | Challenging Your Daily Habits

Goal Setting Series | Challenging Your Daily Habits Challenging Your Daily Habits A few months ago, Taylor dropped his second nap and in turn made it really hard for me to get my work done daily. His morning nap would be my “get down and dirty” productive time and whatever I didn’t finish, I would just pick up during...

Goal Setting Series | Escaping the Productivity Trap

Goal Setting Series | Escaping the Productivity Trap For the LONGEST time I’ve been talking about goal setting on my blog, Facebook, and Instagram. This year has been the biggest year for it over at the Simmons household!! We’ve done some big things already and we’re tracking to do some even bigger...

Dallas & Meredith | Married

Dallas & Meredith | Married Early Mountain Vineyards Wedding Oh Charlottesville, your mountains, trees, breezes, and sunsets make me want to move there! It’s become quiet the hot spot for Virginia weddings! More and more brides are choosing to get married here and I’m happy about it...

10 Necessities to Not Forget On Your Wedding Day!

10 Necessities to Not Forget On Your Wedding Day! 11 Necessities to Not Forget on Your Wedding Day! Together, Josh and I have been to a lot of weddings with this year being our biggest year yet! Along the way we’ve taken notes about things we wanted to remember to tell future brides and grooms. LS Couples, we got...

Greg & Kelly | Married

Greg & Kelly | Married Floral Inspired Piedmont Golf Club Wedding Greg and Kelly are MARRIED!! The Piedmont Club is a golf and country club in Northern Virginia and man oh man I would definitely go there again! The buildings are detailed with stone and cedar shake and the ceremony site...

Taking an Unplugged Vacation

Taking an Unplugged Vacation How to Take an Unplugged Vacation I wouldn’t consider what we did a vacation or even an escape. It was more a “time-out!!” We needed time to reset and renew our minds. Lately, we’ve been going HARD after paying off our debt thanks the Total...

Joe & Becca | Engaged

Joe & Becca | Engaged First Landing State Park Engagement Session These two woke up and got ready for a SUNRISE engagement session!! That’s right, it was 6:00am when we met! It was cloudy beach morning, but I wasn’t complaining! The light is so perfectly diffused everywhere and...

Ryan & Susan | Engaged

Ryan & Susan | Engaged Lakefront Park Engagement Session This past weekend my Aunt Susan got married! See her Minnesota Summer Wedding HERE! This was a unique situation where we did their engagement session the day before their wedding! Since we live so far away, we only had a short amount...

Ryan & Susan | Married

Ryan & Susan | Married Minnesota Summer Wedding We have been praying for this day for a long time and when we got the call recently that it was going to happen, we were elated!! Susan is my aunt and she’s definitely one of those cool aunts :)  There was no way we were going to miss...

Long Distance Date Ideas

Long Distance Date Ideas Long Distance Date Ideas Friends! I know there are a lot of couples who are long distance during your dating relationship and engagement. It’s not easy, that’s for sure! Josh and I dated long distance for about a year and a half before we got married. At...