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6 Tips for Wearing Your Mother's Wedding Dress

When Kevin and I started planning our wedding in the fall of 2013, we knew that we were going to have to get creative in stretching our budget in order to create the day that we had always dreamed of. 762 more words


A Little Bit Of Everything (TGIF)

Call me stubborn but I am actually resisting the urge to look at the date on my last blog post. I know darn well that it has been a while since my last post (perhaps even ‘too long’) but looking at the date of my last post would force me to realize just how long it has been. 768 more words


Yesterday's wedding decor becomes today's home decor

One of my favorite parts of wedding planning was selecting decor for the ceremony and dinner. I had a very specific look in mind, so even though I was working with the teensiest budget, I knew I’d need to purchase most things in order to pull it off. 268 more words

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Choosing A Life

Once, I stood on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Waynesville, NC – the town where I spent the years of my childhood  – and listened.  Snow and ice had shut down the Parkway itself, but we had driven up to the gate and gotten out, following my desire to be in the air that had so given me joy as a child. 814 more words


Valentine's Day

My Love,

Happy Valentine’s Day!  I am currently snowed in and will not be venturing out again this day.  I have two other topics in mind to write you, but couldn’t bring myself to finish them tonight – not on Valentine’s.   305 more words

Caring For One Another

We're engaged!

Two weeks ago on Sunday, N. got down on one knee and asked me to marry him. I said yes. :)

We had looked at engagement rings together before, a few months ago (before we started the house buying process), mainly for me (and him) to get an idea of the kind of ring I would like. 362 more words

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All Dressed in White

I’ve neglected to share many snippets of wedding planning here. Pressure is too high, peeps. But with three months to go, what I will show ya is some of the white goodness I’ve been listing over lately. 18 more words