Life: Keeping up with the Jonses

Hi everyone! It’s been a while since I posted, so I thought it would be a good time to update you guys on what’s going on in my life. Wedding Kevin and I officially tied the knot two months ago! I am officially Mrs. Jones! We…

Breakfast: Oatmeal, Berries, and Bananas

This has been my go to breakfast now for a few weeks. It keeps me feeling full and happy ūüôā It is super simple to make, too. ¬†The breakfast bowl includes 1/2 cup of steel cut oats, 3 strawberries, a handful of berries, and 1 banana. ¬†Usually, I make the…

Eurocup Playoffs: Loko vs. Zenit 75-52

The Inside Scoop It’s that time of year… We just played our first Eurocup playoff game at home against Zenit (St. Petersburg) and won 75-52. ¬†Kevin had nine points, four rebounds, two assists, and a steal. ¬†It will be a three game series. ¬†Hopefully, we win…

Follow Me on Bloglovin’

What is Bloglovin’? Bloglovin’ is a tool for keeping up with blogs. ¬†It’s an easy way to follow all of your favorite bloggers on any platform. ¬†To follow my blog on Bloglovin’ ¬†click here¬†ūüôā &nbsp…

Friends Around the World: Moscow, Russia

Hello my loves! I just came back from such an amazing trip in Moscow, Russia with my friend Joki. ¬†I met her last year in Belgrade, Serbia when Kevin played for Partizan. Meeting her was such a blessing! I can safely say she turned my whole experience of Belgrade into…

Makeup Look: Sunset Glow

Makeup breakdown… Kevin has been out of the country playing in beautiful Spain, and I’ve been stuck here alone the past few days in gloomy, rainy Russia. ¬†Surprisingly, today was one of the first pretty days¬†we’ve had in a while, even though it was…

Wedding Series: Our Wedding Photographer

Is it odd I knew who I wanted to be our wedding photographer before we were even engaged? I’ve followed the work of Callie Lindsey for a few years and I knew I had to have her¬†photograph our special day when the time came. ¬†In my previous…

Wedding Series: Why We Chose a Wedding Planner

Hi my loves! I thought a little wedding series would be nice, since wedding details are taking over my life lately. Choices like…blush or clear uplighting…fruit wood or gold¬†chiavari chairs…round tables or rectangle or BOTH, when to send out invitations, who is styling…

Holiday Team Dinner at Macaroni

It’s that time of year when we gather with our friends and family to share some holiday spirit. ¬†Since we are so far from home, we may not be with our immediate families, but we do have quite a big¬†family right here in Krasnodar, Russia. ¬†Home is…

Quote of the Day

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh

What is done in love is done well…. Nothing can take the place of love. We all need to love one another a little more and love the¬†moments we are given in this beautiful life. Love goes a long way. It can add positivity to our relationships, careers…