July 2012

Wedding: The Garter

July 30, 2012

Look what came in the mail yesterday! My garter! err.. garterS. Something I didn’t know before I started planning my own wedding? Most brides wear two garters – one to toss and one to keep. Not all brides, but it’s apparently a fairly common practice. Even my grandmother (who was married in 1963) told me more »

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Feeling Good

July 30, 2012

Mornin’! Today is going to be a good day. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and I have a sleeping Maddie at my feet, chasing bad guys in her dreams. Yep. Good day. I finished On The Island last night. Yes, it was a quick read, but any book that hooks me in more »

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I <3 The Olympics

July 29, 2012

Can I just say how much I love the Olympics? I just finished watching this morning’s women cycling road race and, despite being a nearly 4 hour event, I found myself oddly entertained and on the edge of my seat watching the entire time. I watched a good majority of yesterday’s men’s road race, too. more »

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French Toast Teamwork

July 29, 2012

Good morning! I hope your Sunday morning is treating you well. Derek and I broke out the griddle this morning and made french toast. We have a system. I make the mix (eggs, milk, and vanilla extract <– the secret ingredient), he soaks the bread, he does the flipping, and I make the fruity topping. more »

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Something Clicked

July 28, 2012

Something clicked with the bike this morning. After months of forgetting I have a bike, telling myself i need to ride my bike, and only going on rides when friends invite me on them, I woke up with the sudden urge to go for a ride. There was no need to talk myself into it, more »

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Get Your Glow-ga On!

July 28, 2012

Last night the local Lululemon store hosted their first Glow Yoga Party at Curtis Hixon Park. Obviously, I got into it. 🙂 What is Glow Yoga? Well, basically it’s yoga at night with glow sticks. Pretty cool concept if you ask me. I first heard about the event via Facebook, and apparently I wasn’t alone, more »

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