August 2012

Impatient

August 28, 2012

Good Morning! No rain today (yet!), the sun is actually SHINING right now. Love that! Maddie was extra hyper this morning (picture her running laps of the living room while grabbing various squeaking toys along the way – Derek is still sleeping at this point), so I leashed her up and took her on my more »

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Safe and Sound

August 27, 2012

I made it back to Tampa in one piece. (that was more for my mom than anyone else 😉 ) I waited until most of the bands had passed, then took my time driving across the state. Honestly, I’ve driven through worse. Our afternoon thunderstorms can get pretty crazy sometimes – they throw some of more »

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Growing up in the hurricane state

August 27, 2012

We have a tropical storm in our backyard. Why, hello, Mr. Isaac. I can’t say it’s a pleasure to meet you. Isaac is not the first tropical storm to pass so close to home this season, and he certainly won’t be the last. Hurricane season runs through November and usually reaches its peak sometime in more »

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Wedding: My Custom Wedding Band

August 27, 2012

Look what I picked up last week! Wait for it… It’s my wedding band! p.s. wedding bands are hard things to take photos of. Back in early July, Derek and I did some wedding band browsing that proved to be very educational. After trying on several styles of rings, I decided a sapphire/ diamond band more »

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A new member of the family

August 27, 2012

Say hello to the new puppy. We’re still looking for a name. Any ideas?! My parents brought the new pups home yesterday afternoon. They were “just looking,” but when they drove up and saw his face waiting in the yard – how could they say no? It was love at first sight. The same thing more »

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Once upon a baby shower…

August 26, 2012

Today was a happy day. I drove to Orlando to celebrate the pending arrival of baby Lexi. Hard to believe it’s been two years since I attended the wedding of Christie and Mat, or that they are now expecting their first baby. Where does the time go? I’m so happy for both of them. They more »

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