• At Home with the Gils

    Our Christmas House | 2018

    Whoops! I spent a good bit of taking these photos during the short period of time when all our presents were wrapped, and our house was (mostly) clean, but yet I never got around to posting them. I will say…

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    Top Ten | 2018 Wedding Invitations

    Each year this is by far my favorite post because it gives me the chance to look back over the year and reflect on all the goodness that came out of it. Some wedding suites, it’s hard to believe that…

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    Dear Baby Gil

    First Year Top Ten Favorite Items

     know we just passed the 15 month mark, but I promised a blog about my favorite baby items, and, goshdarnit, I’m going to give it to you! Even if only for my own sake, so that I remember when/if Baby…

  • Shop Talk

    Business Talk + Branding

    I hope you have a minute to sit and read this condensed version of my story about what happened during a fairly silent time in the life Salt + Paperie—my maternity leave last June + July. It all started around…

  • Real Weddings

    Cassidy + Will | Gorgeous Greenery Wedding

    Another Monday, another Real Wedding! I am starting to get back into that blog groove! Since we missed so many weeks with our website hack, it’s hard to know if I should start with our most recent, or dig into…

  • Real Weddings

    Haley + Michael | Navy + Gold Birmingham Wedding

    If you’re following along on Instagram, you’ve probably noticed I like to pick a weekly theme and run with it. I am an A-type planner down to the minute, including scheduling my shower and getting ready time during the day!…

  • Dear Baby Gil

    Gemma’s First Year | A Movie

    It’s Gemma’s 13 month birthday today, and we officially have a first year video. I dedicated a lot of evenings this month scrolling through all the videos, and drinking all the wine, and reminiscing about how quickly our first year…

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    Birthday,  Dear Baby Gil

    Donut Grow Up Gemma | First Birthday

    How can this be happening already? It seems like just yesterday, but also a lifetime ago I was keeping myself busy with my pregnancy reflections blog before we headed to the hospital. (A noon check-in sucks!) Now, here I am,…