The Downs One of the most interesting things about being a Bride is the number of lists to which your name is suddenly added without your knowledge, much less permission. Some of these lists are really annoying—for example, somehow—probably through … Continue reading
The tradition of the Bride and Groom giving each other a gift is sometimes cut due to budget, but I really wanted to do it since it’s an excuse to get something special. In February, I taught a writing workshop … Continue reading
If you’ve been reading the gift posts in the past couple of weeks, then you know that I overdid it. I always do. But then again, everyone who contributed to the wedding in one way or another went above and … Continue reading
Maureen not only helped with make-up, but also took additional photos.
Heather did my hair and Lisa’s hair. She was also a reader during the ceremony.
Stephanie was a bridesmaid. Both arrived May 9.
Our next batch of rocks comes from our friends Yvonne, Janet, and Rob & Jen. Yvonne got us a photo of a piece of Rhodochrosite, which my friend Suzi picked up for us and I received on August 18. I … Continue reading
I’ve been working on purchasing thank-you gifts for the Bridal Party since February. At last, everything was pretty much in and we were ready for the last round of wrapping. On August 1, Michele, one of my mothers-of-the-bride, came over … Continue reading
…because she can! Since we each annually buy a Christmas ornament to represent the year, purchasing this wasn’t really that much of a stretch…Personalization Mall, $12.00.