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Happy Birthday to the (recent) Mother of the Bride

Today is my mom’s birthday. I know I promised to start finally telling you all about the wedding and share lots of photos, but that might take a couple days. And really, there is no better way to start the … Continue reading

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Blog-iversary

Happy birthday little blog. Two years ago I started blogging again, mostly so I could share wedding photos from this wedding. A lot has changed in those two years, but I have come to really love my little corner of … Continue reading

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Honeymoon Part III: This man I love.

After four and a half years of dating, you have almost spent so much time anticipating being married, that it is weird to have that anticipation removed and actually get married. Even weirder was the fact that I planned so … Continue reading

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Reader, I married him.

And it was perfect. And I loved it all, despite one or two stressful moments that are already so faded in my memory of the day, that I am sure they will be eclipsed altogether before we even legally change … Continue reading

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My Wedding is the Stuff of Nightmares.

We were warned it would happen. The closer that the wedding gets, the more the dream becomes reality, and as every little girl fantasy of silky dresses, pretty flowers, and perfect moments materializes before my eyes, the nightmares intensify. Not, … Continue reading

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Summer is…

Summer is time at the pool with Grandma or Amanda and trying to slowly lower my SPF to get the right tan. Summer is eating the first tiny ripe tomatoes off the plant because I am too impatient to wait … Continue reading

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Shower: Rejoicing while one shoves one’s face with finger foods

I have been remiss in blogging about the amazing wedding shower that I was thrown a couple weeks ago. Let me pause to say that there are lots of not-fun parts to wedding planning. Tracking down addresses, remembering lots of … Continue reading

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Taking back my wedding from Pinterest

Dear Pinterest, I’m not ready to end it with you just yet, but I do have some complaints. I love how you make it easy to re-find recipes, or how you store my pictures of children dressed as animals to … Continue reading

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Shower Power and Flower(s) and Flour

During college, I spent many a spring evening stuffing my face with shower food. At small private colleges the adage “ring before spring” does often prove true. And with every giggly bride there are showers. And with every shower, there … Continue reading

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Registering, or, thoughts on materialism

Today our first wedding gift came in the mail and I can barely contain my excitement. I mean, if you think about, registries really are like magic. You go, aim this little scanner at all the things that you have … Continue reading

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