Life & Thoughts

Adam on his knee and proposing to Kelly.

Our Engagement Story

Who doesn’t love a good engagement story, am I right? Three years ago today, Adam proposed to me. I still remember that day like it was yesterday. Isn’t it crazy how some memories are so vivid? Anyways, in celebration of our engagement-versary, I thought Adam and I would recount how ...
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Our First Year of Marriage: What Worked For Us

Growing up, I read in magazines, heard on talk shows and even heard from those older than me that the first year of marriage is the hardest. Hearing that always felt pretty ominous and I ended up imagining nasty fights, stressful conversations, and moments of despair. I wondered, what could ...
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Ladies dressed up for the roaring 20s party

A Roaring Goodbye to Our 20s

I’ve always seen meaning and had so much appreciation for things like milestone events such as birthdays, celebrations, and holidays. It’s in those moments where I want to just stop time and soak it all in, because I know I’ll never get those moments back. It's sort of how I ...
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30 Things I Learned Before Turning 30

Today, I turn 30 years old and say goodbye to my 20s. Whoa. I remember watching “13 Going on 30” with Jennifer Garner so many years ago and thinking, 30 is so far away. Now that it’s officially here, it honestly doesn’t even seem real. If I'm being completely honest, ...
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Welcome to Our Home decoration hangs on a wall.

9 Helpful Tips for First Time Home Buyers

Adam and I have officially closed on our new condo as of today! It was always a goal of mine to be a homeowner before I turned thirty and I’m so excited to say I achieved that, just three months shy! It’s an amazing feeling to know that we actually ...
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25 Things You May Not Know About Me

Through the years, I have enjoyed reading Us Weekly’s “25 Things You Don’t Know About Me.” It’s always been fascinating to me to learn new things I didn’t know about celebrities. Even in the real world, I find myself constantly asking people questions. When I meet someone new especially, I’m ...
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Kelly Nash stands with her bag outside

What’s In My Bag At All Times

If you didn’t already know this about me, I'm a pretty proactive person who is always trying to think ahead. For example, on the way out of my condo, I’m constantly thinking of things I need to throw in my purse as I head into work, on a business trip, ...
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Wallet, cup of coffee and a keyboard sit on a desktop.

How We Manage Our Finances

As Adam and I began looking for our first home a few weeks ago, the topic of finances was at the forefront of our conversations. Throughout this entire process, it’s made me appreciate how we manage our finances and how it’s helped us achieve our financial goals, like buying a ...
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Friends gather together over a glass of wine but losing those friends could be imminent.

Your Shrinking Friend Circle and Why It’s Okay

I know I’m not alone when I say I’ve lost quite a fair amount of friends over the years. In my wiser years, I’ve realized it’s really nothing personal. Losing friends is a fact of life. Life simply just happens. I’ve always seen my life as chapters of a book, ...
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A new born child's feet with a lipstick smooch on its foot

Why We’re Waiting to Have Children

I’m a recent newlywed. So as you can imagine, one of the questions we get asked a lot nowadays is when we plan to have children. It’s a question I find almost taboo in this day and age as so many couples struggle with fertility and don't have an answer to give. It's ...
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