Thank You, and Have a Nice Day!


I received an email yesterday morning that sent me into a time warp. It was from one of my favorite bag stores: “In 2008 we made an Obama BAGGU to raise money for his presidential campaign. Today, we are reissuing the bag for a limited time.” I had never seen …

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Our Photo in Brides Magazine

She's So Bright - Eva in Brides Magazine

Funny enough, it’s not for anything bridal! In the summer of 2015, Jon took a photo of me in my favorite place in the world: Scott Beach on St. John in the US Virgin Islands. Now it’s in the Feb/Mar 2017 Issue of Brides Magazine! What I want to share …

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The Lovely Mess on Eva’s Desk

She's So Bright - The Lovely Mess on Eva's Desk

I realized a few weeks ago how many things I have on my desk. Between products I’m trying, books I’m reading, snacks I’m eating, and everything else, it’s a lot of stuff. I thought it would be fun to share a snapshot of what’s going on in my life every …

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6 Links to Brighten Your Week

She's So Bright - 6 Links to Brighten Your Week January 2017

1. The full page obituary of 106-year-old Tyrus Wong, the late-to-be-recognized artist behind Disney’s Bambi. 2. Even in death, Carrie Fisher had the most incredible sense of humor. 3. All the looks from last night’s Golden Globes, including my favorites: Olivia Culpo, Kristen Bell, and Naomie Harris. 4. This moving cover …

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Thoughts for the Weekend


It’s been cold and gloomy for a couple of weeks now and I’m starting to have serious cabin fever. Jon is out practicing his photography in the freezing weather, and all I want to do is snuggle inside under the covers and read my favorite old romance novels. It’s not exactly …

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The Only New Years Resolutions Worth Having

She's So Bright - New Years Resolutions 2017

“Resolution number one: Obviously will lose twenty pounds. Number two: Always put last night’s panties in the laundry basket.” ~ Bridget Jones What is it about New Years Resolutions that get people so excited? I’ve never spent much time on them, preferring to muddle on with the same old things I was …

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New Year, New Planner

She's So Bright - New Planner by Elise Joy, Creator of the Get To Work Book

I’m terrible at organizing my thoughts. It helps that I’m an obsessive list maker, but when it comes to longterm goals or things a week away, I’m not great about planning ahead. I’m more of a work-in-front-of-me kind of girl, rather than a set-monthly-goals one. I’ve tried every kind of notebook, …

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Our Wedding on Snippet & Ink

She's So Bright - Eva & Jon's Wedding on Snippet & Ink

I’m very excited to share our wedding photos and details on Snippet & Ink today! Check out the blog post here! The wedding was a truly magical occasion and we thank all our vendors who brought their a-game and all our guests who travelled near and far to celebrate with us. I’ll talk …

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