About old

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  • My name is Dede Raad & I am 5’3
  • I am saved by Grace and Jesus is my redeemer
  • I got married at 20 years old
  • My husband is pretty much the best person on this planet
  • My puppy dog chewy is pretty much the best doggy on the planet
  • Graduated at the Hilton Conrad College at University of Houston (Go Coogs) with Hotel & Restaurant management degree & an emphasis in Events
  • I am a dreamer, doer, and come up with the craziest ideas
  • I adore people. I love hearing from people and meeting others
  • I have had a love for fashion for as long as I can remember
  • Growing up my favorite day would be Sunday just so I can come up with cute outfit ideas for #sundaybest
  • I was a wedding planner for 2 years at a BEAUTIFUL castle called Chateau Cocomar
  • We were also the first couple to get married at the venue
  • My wedding was an absolute dream and was featured on Style Me Pretty Click here.
  • My father passed away unexpectedly two months before our wedding which plays a huge part of my testimony
  • The wedding industry is where I discovered my passion for design
  • After graduation I tried corporate America (oil & gas) & it wasn’t for me
  • Now I am here blogging away with a new blog post Monday – Friday 8am EXACTLY where I need to be
  • I spend hours upon hours on social media
  • Any active activity is my love language
  • I was a camp counselor at Pine Cove and my nick name was Bridezilla Pool Chilla
  • I am always up for new adventures and am constantly planning new ones
  • Traveling will always have my heart
  • I was raised by a flight attendant herself
  • I am half German half Palestinian
  • I understand Arabic and speak it a little
  • My mom has 5 sisters and 1 brother
  • So basically my husband has 6 mother in laws
  • Writing is not my strongest forte so bear with me
  • I have a heart for people and love hearing from YOU
  • Read more about 25 things you may not know about me here!
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