yes, dear world of readers, it’s been decided. and since i know you’ve all been wondering i thought i would quickly tell you a bit of delightful information. in 82 days i’ll be living a magical dream. that’s right, on october 15, 2011 i’ll be married.Â a mrs.Â forever living life beside another. and i… Continue reading i’m gettin’ married
last night’s meltdown?Â i know you’re all wondering what it was about.Â the whole time i told myself i was being completely silly — who gets so upset simply because they have not yet found a reception venue?Â apparently i do.Â two weeks of looking and i felt defeated.Â so i called crying. the words… Continue reading i got my answer
i dialed his number with red puffy eyes and a slight “hiccupy” rhythm to my breathing. that’s right, my future husband received a phone call this early evening that started with, “i’m a mess.”Â i wasn’t a pretty picture — trying to get those three words out in a rather high and squeaky voice with… Continue reading welcome to reality
somebody pinch me so i know this is real.Â a wedding dress was purchased today.Â MY wedding dress.Â a beautiful dress for a ridiculously good price. and now i sit with freshly painted toenails (it’s the little things in life, okay?) browsing online for chandeliers and pendants.Â wait — what happened?Â didn’t i used to… Continue reading best
tonight i had a grand revelation: not only am i planning a wedding but there’s also an entire house that i’ll be making into a home.Â has there ever been a more overwhelmingly exciting thought?Â i’m almost more happy about that than trying to put together the day of my dreams.Â but wow, where do… Continue reading a HOUSE into a home
did i mention the exquisite gift i received in the midst of all this?Â my josiah boy gave me a beauty that i’ll wear for the rest of my days. i’m the most loved girl.
once upon a time i drove down to the Great Big Apple with my very favorite person in the world. and my two other favorites, daddy & mumsie. we stood on jersey’s shore and looked at the most magnificent skyline. we attended church with a boy we love so much, lunched with many friends old… Continue reading i want you to know
sunday afternoon lunch in the city pre-proposal.
sometimes the very best things in life come as a complete surprise, when you least expect them, when you’re not even looking for them.Â that happened to me three months ago exactly.Â it’s when i first read an email from a boy who i had never met but somehow recognized his last name.Â he told… Continue reading best thing
IT’S HERE! IT’S HERE!Â well, it’s almost here.Â tomorrow starts my annual family vacation (and wow i had hair back then.Â remind me why i chopped it off?).Â i left my office today and knew that i wouldn’t be back to the”real world” for 9 whole days.Â the feeling you get when realizing that is…… Continue reading vacation here we come!