In 2011, pre-motherhood, I was happy to stay up all night to watch Kate and William’s royal wedding. The wedding of Harry and Meghan Markle on the other hand…well, I have a three year old, so sleep is pretty precious. I knew what I had to do: DVR the event that is the Superbowl of … Continue reading Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – Royal Wedding Part 1
Those Middleton gals sure do know a thing or two about #springweddings! Kate showed us how it was done in 2011, and we loved seeing photos of Pippa’s wedding last week. Dreamy details that caught my eye: Pippa’s MIL’s emerald heels via here The Royal Toddlers via here Pippa’s custom Manolos via here The presence … Continue reading Pippa Middleton’s Spring Wedding
Thank you for all who have served our country, especially this handsome guy! Mr. George, Heather’s Father We enjoyed a lovely Veterans Day themed networking luncheon today at Hodge Podge Lodge. Check out the sweetest details in the photos below. I especially love these love letter cookies!
Lela and I were at my bank the other day, driving through the ATM, when I spotted what looked like a guy breaking into a car in the parking lot. Since Lela was driving, I asked her to drive us over there to check out the situation. It was strange because he was crouched down … Continue reading Post-it Sentiments
I found this serendipitous story on Pinterest recently: Photo via here. In case the text is a little to small, it reads: “An engaged couple was looking through photo albums as they put together a slide show of pictures of them growing up to be shown at their wedding. The young lady pulled out a … Continue reading Disney World Discovery
I came across this video on my facebook feed after a friend shared it. It is a very intriguing faith-based love story; no matter what your faith, I think most people would find this young woman’s choices very compelling. Watch it when you have the time (the clip is about 8 minutes), and I would … Continue reading Not Your Typical Love Story
Today I had the pleasure of meeting Sunnie and Andy, a couple getting married here in November. After a few meetings of chit-chatting, their romantic story of reconnecting after 33 years came tumbling out! The two were sweethearts in 8th grade, and their young courtship was suddenly interrupted when Andy had to move to Dallas. … Continue reading Reunited and It Feels So Good!
I discovered this post about a charming DIY wedding, which described that the bridesmaids carried their favorite love story down the aisle rather than flowers. As a lover of literature, I thought it was a great idea in theory, but perhaps not in practice. It could be awkward for the ladies to carry them, and … Continue reading Love Story Gifts
The Great Gatsby doesn’t hit theaters until May 10th, but the buzz surrounding Baz Luhrmann’s latest movie is in full swing! Bridal retailers are all aboard the Gatsby train, including Tiffany & Co., BHLDN, and check out this season’s latest Weddings in Houston cover. Are you a Gatsby fan? Will you include vintage, roaring-twenties themed … Continue reading The Great Gatsby Wedding Inspiration
This weekend I watched a fantastic documentary called Monica & David, which told the story of a couple who both have Down’s Syndrome. We watch footage of the two weeks before the wedding, and then follow the couple throughout their first year of marriage. The documentary is only about an hour long (I found it … Continue reading Monica & David