"The hushpuppies are real good here," he said. "The what?" I questioned. "The HUSH-PUHPPIES." He repeated. “What’s a hushpuppy?” And then his face went blank and then maybe a little concerned/angry. “What you mean ‘what’s a hushpuppy’?” And I grew scared. There I was, at my first meeting with a banker, Mr. Wally Dodson, and … Continue reading Not Quite a Southern Girl
It was more emotional than I thought it'd be, saying good-bye to my yoga teacher last night. My best in town girls treated me to a final, private session with Emily. As we hugged in the parking lot, sweaty and exhausted, I wanted to tell her how much better my Mondays are because of her. … Continue reading The First Goodbye
Alex says he thinks its funny how girls view fishing trips. We (girls) show up to a boat, preferably already in the water, with lines baited and beers on ice, ready to roll. We fish, tan, then come home and quickly jump in the shower. By the time we are done getting ready, the fruits of the … Continue reading Weddings, Fishing, it’s all the same
So, remember the post right below this one? The one with the picture of the fantastic looking island that I was bragging about getting to visit? Well, guess what happened there! Ok, the title gave it away already but... Alex asked me to marry him!! There are not enough exclamation points that can be used … Continue reading Engaged!
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I leave for Sarasota tomorrow for Katie & Jesse's wedding. My brain is already on vacation mode though! The bridesmaids and I will be wearing beautiful gowns by Laundry: Shelli Segal. This weekend is going to be amazing! I am so excited to be a part of it. I have a sweet surprise for Katie that … Continue reading Here Comes the Bride (No, No, Not Me)
Everyone knows the Love is Patient, Love is Kind... section of 1 Corinthians 13 but keep reading past verse 7 and you will find another treasure piece of scripture [all scripture is treasure, but you know what I mean]. 8Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they … Continue reading On My Mind
John Mayer made a film about a day in the life of John Mayer. "A Life In The Day" from John Mayer on Vimeo. Johnny (yes, we are on nickname basis) has decided Twitter is SO yesterday. Instead of Tweeting, he is voicing his thoughts via Tumblr. You can find 'em here.
Is the Dakota Fanning/Tom Cruise movie coming true? Probably not any time soon. But if I lived in Wisconsin, you can bet this would have freaked me out last night: The ball of fire is thought to be just a meteor, part of the Gamma Virginids Meteor Shower. Read more about it.
There is something starting that will hopefully be a huge movement for our church and I am excited (excited enough to blog) about it! In May, The Well is going to start bringing all its young professionals together twice a month to... well, play! It starts with Happy Hour at Chez Pierre and from there, … Continue reading there’s something happening here