8 Ways To Make Friends When You Move Someplace New

8 Ways To Make Friends When You Move Someplace New | Why Hello Lovely

Zack and I have officially been in California for a little over a month now. It’s been a huge adjustment this past month, but we’re finally in a place now where we’re a bit more settled. Zack’s slowly in the process of transitioning to a new platoon which means he’ll be officially back at workRead more

Our Cross-Country Road Trip | Days 1 & 2

Our Cross-Country Road Trip Days 1-2 | Why Hello Lovely

Start: Portland, ME | End: Havelock, NC Distance traveled: 886 miles | Time: 17 hours States driven through: Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Delaware, New York, Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina. Cities seen: New York City; Richmond, VA. (thankfully we bypassed Boston and DC). Happy Thursday! As of two days ago, we are officially California bound. As you read this, we are actually on day 3Read more

Why I’m Thankful For This Online Community

Why I'm Thankful For This Online Community | Keating & Co.

Good morning and happy Thursday!  I hope you all are having a lovely week.  Thank God it’s almost Friday, am I right?!  I don’t know about you, but I have some awesome plans for this weekend! This isn’t the original post that I had scheduled for today, but it’s currently 3 o’clock in the morning,Read more

How To Balance Families During The Holidays

Balancing Families During The Holidays | Keating & Co.

The holidays are a wonderful time of year, but it’s also a time when newlyweds are faced with a new challenge: who to spend the holidays with.  We’re very fortunate that 95% of our family lives within 30-45 minutes of one another.  This makes it easier to divide up our time during the holidays andRead more

Thanksgiving Recap

Thanksgiving Recap | Why Hello Lovely

Thanksgiving was a bit rough, guys.  I woke up, feeling so unbelievably upset over the fact that Zack couldn’t be here with me.  I spent the first 30 minutes of my day just laying in bed in tears over it.  Of course I’m excited and thankful that he’ll be home in a couple weeks forRead more

Weekend Recap | A Wedding, Tattoos, & Road Trips

Weekend Recap: A Wedding, Tattoos, & Road Trips | Keating & Co.

Happy Tuesday!  I hope you all had a wonderful long weekend.  My weekend was pretty jam-packed and full of awesomeness.  I definitely have no complaints from my entire weekend.  I couldn’t have asked for a better past few days. FRIDAY I had most of Friday to myself and it was very uneventful.  I’m not evenRead more

Five On Friday | Weekly Happenings

Five On Friday: Weekly Happenings | Why Hello Lovely

Happy Friday everyone!  I hope you all had a wonderful week!  It’s been busy around here lately and I realized I really haven’t posted much about anything that’s going on here.  You all know Zack is overseas, but other than that, I really haven’t been sharing too much about life.  So today I just wantedRead more

Weekend Recap | Lobster, Family & Bar Hopping

Happy Monday!  How was your weekend?  Was it good?  I hope so!  I’m officially feeling very homesick and missing North Carolina a lot.  I don’t even feel like myself anymore which is really upsetting to me.  Zack hasn’t even left yet, but it feels like my entire life and identity have been taken from meRead more

A Surprise Wedding Reception

Happy Friday everyone!  I hope you all had a lovely week.  I’ve missed you all dearly this past week.  I can’t wait to get back into a schedule so I can keep up with you all.  If you didn’t catch the first half of this post which was posted on Tuesday, then you can readRead more