• Happy 4th of July & One Year Later…

    I am so excited that the 4th of July has arrived (well tomorrow it will have arrived). This is my absolute favorite holiday, and now we have even more reason to celebrate. One year ago I woke up full of excitement to begin the cookout at my grandparents, like we do every year. Dave and I gathered all 200 jello shots, put on our American gear and headed out the door. It happened to be very windy so the normal waterfront activities didn’t take place, we all hung out in the backyard, played some games, and enjoyed each others company. Little did I know the day was quickly about to…

  • We’re Engaged- I Said Yes!

    Yesterday, on my favorite holiday, Dave got down on one knee, at my favorite spot in the world, in front of all our friends and family and asked me to marry him! So hello world, I am ENGAGED!! Here is how the best moment of my life happened…the cookout was going as it normally does, everyone chatting, eating, drinking and playing games and around 7pm Dave walks up to me and asks to take some pictures on the pier. I said okay, as soon as I am done the conversation I was having, but before that conversation ended Jen arrived with baby Nathan, and my attention was diverted again. After…