The Case for a Couple’s Valentine Celebration

shakespeare treasure hunt

We are having so much fun over at my fondue gift basket giveaway! Thanks to everyone for entering. In the meantime, it has also been really enlightening. I asked readers to share the most romantic/creative Valentine’s Day they have ever had. While there are some seriously romantic answers–pretty sure I can’t top being whisked off to […]

Surprise Anniversary Party

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I bet many of you are anxiously awaiting the announcement of the finalists for the Party Party Contest!   We are carefully going through each party and there are so many wonderful ones that it is proving to be a difficult decision! The rest of this week is going to be dedicated to Valentine’s Ideas […]

Anniversary Dinner–family style

anniversary dinner family style

Our anniversary hit on a weeknight this year.  I still wanted to mark the date, but getting a babysitter and going out, just wasn’t a realistic option, that night.  I was reminded of my parents’ anniversary celebrations from when I was growing up.  They never had much money and Mom maintained that she preferred her […]

Something to Celebrate — 11 years!

wedding tango

Today marks 11 years of marriage for BSB and me!  So I had to pull out a few of the pictures and reminisce. This is a picture of us dancing the tango at our wedding reception…seriously!  We took lessons and surprised all of our guests (not the band, of course), with a choreographed tango.  It was awesome!  I […]

Awesome Anniversary Adventures

Anniversary adventure

I pulled off my anniversary celebration last week, and it involved a bit of insanity, so I must share, although I neglected to get pictures of much of anything. This year being our 10th anniversary, I had grandiose visions of tropical vacations, diamond anniversary bands, and all sorts of wonderful surprises. As the anniversary drew […]

10–Something to Celebrate

anniversary

I’ve been trying to create a post highlighting the details of our wedding, 10 years ago, this week. But I am finding the challenge of blogging with pre-blogging, pre-digital images, combined with trying to get out of town for a family weekend, a little more than I can handle right now. So I’m not promising […]

Where’s the Party?—-Right HERE!

UPDATE: Are you here for the party? It’s going on HERE! It was January 15th one year ago, when I clicked the “publish post” button on this post about my husband paintball birthday, and thus began sharing my insanity with the world. My blogoversary is just a few days a way, and since I’m not […]

Happy Anniversary to us!

9 years anniversary

CREDITS: Michelle Coleman (paper, frames), Lisa Sisneros (9). Fonts: 2 peas weathervane & Scriptina