Favorite Photo Friday

Taken:  Animal Kingdom

When:  June 2013

Backstory:  My fiance and I on a rollercoaster (Primeval Whirl) at Animal Kingdom.  I’m fake screaming, but he might be screaming for real (he’s never been on this ride before).

I just really, REALLY love that my arm is entwined with his arm, and he’s holding my hand.  Not staged at all.  We’re just cute like that.

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What’s on my bookshelf? (part 2)

And on the next shelf down is …

… a bunch of junk!
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Chris had this green turtle from a family vacation a few years back.  So when we went to Cozumel on a cruise, I bought a girly version!  I would consider using them as my wedding toppers, but I’m guessing frosting would ruin them.
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I saw these 4 candle holders at a random store, and I couldn’t take my eyes off of them.  I’ve never once used them to decorate anything … but I still love them!
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Favorite Photo Friday

Taken:  Montgomery, IL

When:  Winter, 1982

Backstory:  I don’t have many photos of me as a kid, but I do have this one.  It makes me laugh every time.  Check out my yellow rubber boots!  Check out my brother’s belted snowsuit.  And what a sweet old school sled!

Did I mention I live in Florida now?  This photo explains why.  Brrrrrrrr!

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What’s on my Google Reader? Root Photography!

I fell in love with Root photography when I saw their photos of Carrie & Patrick getting married at Epcot.  They just shot Carrie & Patrick’s 5 year anniversary, so I guess I’ve been a loyal Root groupie for 5 years!  I can’t wait to get married to possibly hire them!

Enjoy Root Photography!

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Favorite Photo Friday

Taken:  Siesta Key, FL

When:  Fall, 2012

Backstory:  I’m not really into the classic “couply” photos.  Or, maybe I just feel bad for my boyfriend.  He can’t possibly enjoy “couply” photos.  So I sneak them in anytime I can!  I’d rank this photo a big success!!

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When in doubt … add a heart!

I’m pretty un-girly.  I don’t own a lot of pink.  I don’t like romantic movies.  I’m wearing sweatpants shorts right now.

However, my DIY answer to everything seems to be “add a felt heart to it!”

I think it all started with this pintrest find and I thought, “I can make that!”
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Last year I bought a dark and ominous t-shirt from Wal-Mart and I tried to liven it up! I feel a little “Queen of Hearts” in this t-shirt.
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Up next was a “way too small” sweater, so I made it into a cardigan … and added a heart!
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Another boring cardigan that I wanted to liven up! (my gosh, taking photos of myself is HORRIBLE!)
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I really liked sewing on this purple heart using all different colored thread. I thought I was cool.
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And the finale – grandma sweater turned hipster-ish!
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Favorite Photo Friday

Taken:  Ko Olina (Oahu), HI

When:  August 2011

Backstory:  While talking a long walk near the Disney resort (Aulani) in Hawaii, I found this tree.  It spoke to me.  It’s language is love.  (that was sooooo cheesy!)  But seriously, it’s a pretty cool tree.

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