Our Gift to Each Other

With our one year anniversary quickly approaching, I realize I never shared the gifts we exchanged on our special day…June 30, 2017. Brandon’s Gift to me This is why it’s important to wait for whoever God has for you. Brandon presented me with this beautiful box he created as his gift to me on our …

35th Birthday Weekend

Friday, October 20th (my actual birthday date) The hubby took me to the Capital Grill in Baltimore for my birthday dinner.  We were immediately spoiled from the moment we stepped out of the car to when our served took our picture and bought it to us framed by the end of our night.  The valet …

I Asked God for you…

The last time I was hurt in a relationship, I remember telling God I didn’t care to start all over again and go through all the awkward phases and all the firsts. The thought of having to meet a new set of family members and friends was something I was no longer interested in doing. …

The Macon Moon – Part I

I’m finally back! They don’t tell you how long it takes to recover from having such a spectacular vacation. Going back to work literally hurt for an entire week. Anyways, enough of my wining and onto the good stuff. I had to split our trip into three blogs due to the amount of information and …

The Macon Moon – Part III

Tuesday, July 11th – Breakfast on the Pavilion before our 6 hour tour. Yeah I had the steak and eggs again. It was just that good! Joe Know’s Tour – If you want to have a good time then this is one of the best things you can do during your time hear. We kept hearing …

The Macon Moon – Part II

Sunday, July 9th – Morning beach time before we start our day. Brandon decided we weren’t going back home and that we were going to open an almond factory right there in St. Lucia. So he took started trying to crack some open as Ernest showed us ( he made it look so easy). After …

Loading…The Macon Experience

Sorry for the long time away. Wedding planning took over my life for last 6 months. We got married on Friday, June 30th. Whenever I found the time to blog, I found myself waking up the next morning. Lol! Anyways, here is a sneak peak of our special day. There will be a new blog …

Thirty Days Left…

Happy Engagement Celebration On Saturday, May 28th we were invited to a dinner in our honor by Aunt Mel to celebrate us. Both of our families were invited to dine with us at Ted’s Montana Grill in Crystal City. We were so touched by her generosity and all the preparation she went through to put …

Mr. & Mrs. Macon….Almost

Engagement Photo Shoot We wanted to make sure we picked a location that spoke to us as a couple. The National Arboretum is full of adventure and nature which is practically our middle names. Plenty of greenery, gardens, wooded areas, water, fields, the columns are a site to see, bonsai exhibit, and the list goes …

Fruit Tart Love

If there is nothing else you should know about me, you must understand that I’m a foodie!!! Good food soothes my soul. One of my absolute favorite desserts is a fruit tart. A nice thick crust with filling topped with fruit. So far the ones I’ve tried from Wegman’s are my favorite. They use a thicker …

Snow Days

While I don’t ever look forward to the cold, I enjoy the memories it allows us to create. These pictures are from last winter. ALL IT DID WAS SNOW!!!  After looking out the window of my guest bedroom, we realized it was going to be a long day. So, I put on a pot of …

Happy 2017

Forgive me for the late New Years post. We had a great time welcoming 2017! We attended the 7pm service at our church on New Years Eve where Tye Tribett performed. What better artist to bring in the New Year? His energy spoke for itself and his words were so real and practical. After church …

I SAID YES!!!!!!

Hey there everyone! It’s been quite some time since you have heard from me, but I was too busy getting engaged. This blog post might sound a bit all over the place because I am still on all kinds of clouds so bare with me. Grammatical errors and all! On Christmas Eve I received this …

Timing is Everything

OUR STORY Boy meets girl The chemistry is so loud it’s seen by others…but stunted by bad timing. They date for a few months, feelings grow and of course she wants to know where things are going. He realizes…he isn’t ready for what she wants. He didn’t feel like his life fit hers at the …