241st Marine Corps Birthday Ball

241st Marine Corps Birthday Ball | Why Hello Lovely

Over the weekend, we celebrated the 241st birthday of the United States Marine Corps. Every year, the Marine Corps hosts their annual birthday ball and this year’s was amazing! I attended my first ball back in 2014 when we were stationed in North Carolina so I was super upset when Zack attended last year inRead more

How To Get The Perfect Smokey Eye

How To Get The Perfect Smokey Eye | KeatingBartlett.com

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyPureRelief #CollectiveBias If you’re a military spouse, you know that this is the time of year for military balls. Spouses spend a lot of time preparing for an important night like this from the ballgown to the shoes to the accessories.Read more

We Have Orders!

We finally have orders, my friends!  But first, let me give a little backstory. We already had a bit of a plan in place for when he returns home.  I know it’s not realistic to make plans in the military, but we did.  First, we ideally wanted to stay on the east coast, preferably NorthRead more

Home Of The Free, Because Of The Brave

Home Of The Free, Because Of The Brave | Why Hello Lovely

Today’s post is going to be short and simple!  I just want to wish a very happy Veteran’s Day to all those who have served and are currently serving this amazing country.  And of course a special shout out to my husband, best friend, and favorite Marine. Growing up with a great-grandfather who was aRead more

Surviving The Holidays During A Deployment

Surviving The Holidays During A Deployment | Why Hello Lovely

This post is sponsored on behalf of Lincoln Military Housing, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. With Zack being over 7,000 miles away on the other side of the world,  I know this holiday season will be the most difficult holiday season of my life. And what makes it worse is that I don’t have the support ofRead more

6 Ways To Support Our Veterans

This post is sponsored by UV Vodka.  All opinions are my own. My great-grandfather was in the Navy throughout WWII (along with other family members) so growing up, my grandmother always made the military and this country an important aspect of our lives.  Now, I’m married to a very amazing marine and dedicate even more of myRead more