I will post more about the wedding weekend once I get home, so for today I just want to post one of the pictures we received from Dad and Tammey from their wedding day. The day was absolutely beautiful. The ceremony was heartfelt and personal. It was easy to see the love my dad and … Continue reading #115 Our Family Today.
We're off on our way to Cleveland for the weekend:
Our neighborhood hosts an annual Halloween party every year. It is one of my favorite festivities held within our neighborhood, and I look forward to the party every year. It is a costume party, and we (as well as our fellow neighbors) go all out. Usually the party is hosted in one of the cul-de-sacs, … Continue reading #110 Halloween Party.
I wrote about the handkerchief that was special ordered for my brother's wedding, and I now finally have a picture to share. Words cannot express how thankful I am for this beautiful handkerchief. I know this was not an easy undertaking, especially on such short notice, but the quality and the special care that was … Continue reading #106 Sincere Thanks.
Sunday Funday! We spent the majority of the morning at the zoo today, and the boys had a blast. It was so nice to have a weekend to ourselves without any agenda, and we decided to take the boys to the zoo for some low-key fun.
A dream of ours finally came true today. Today, Andrew and I took the family to Waco, Texas and we got to visit the Magnolia Market. We knew when my brother was getting married in Austin that Waco would have to be a stop on our list. We have watched the show since it first … Continue reading #98 We Made it to the Silos.
My uncle is a great guy. My brother and I always considered him our favorite uncle growing up, and after today he has solidified his rank as favorite in Will's mind, too. He is an outdoorsman, and loves sharing his love of the outdoors with his family. He had made all kinds of plans for … Continue reading #97 A Little Boy’s Dream.
This weekend was a flurry of purchasing last minute things for the wedding weekend ahead, and I finally got around to putting the boys in their outfits that they will wear to the reception. Besides the missing bow ties and missing shirt on Nathan's behalf, I would say we are ready to party!
My dad recently asked me to help him with a gift for my brother for his upcoming wedding. He had initially planned to use part of my mother's wedding dress to make handkerchiefs for my brother to wear on his wedding day, but once the wedding dress was taken out of storage, my dad found … Continue reading #89 Mom’s Letter.
Genetics are a weird thing. It is so strange to see your own facial characteristics on another person, and when I look at Nathan, I see my eyes. I came across this picture while looking for some old family photos for my brother's wedding, and the likeness just took my breath away.