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it happened on this day..


January 14, 2012

a mere two years ago, it was january 14, 2010, and my boyfriend and i were galivanting through the streets of charleston, south carolina, on a romantic getaway for just the two of us. little did i know that i was going to get asked the question every girl dreams of hearing from the time she is a little girl…

two years ago on this day, jeff asked me to be his wife, and i screamed with delight and answered a giddy little yes.
after crying tears of joy and screaming with excitement, my beau whisked me back to the b&b where we were staying so the fun calling of family and friends could commence…but, this southern gentleman had plans of his own when he had plotted for months to have my parents, his mom, and my best friend and her fiance join in on the fun festivities.
i can’t help but look back on that day with joy and a smile that just won’t fade away-that was the day of the start of so many exciting things in my life…it was the beginning of something more than i could ever imagine, just 22 days before we moved in together and 514 days until we said “i do”.
things haven’t always been easy, things haven’t always been perfect, but nothing in life comes free, and i wouldn’t change one single decision i made about marrying you, jeff. i love you more and more each and every day and i pray that god continues to bless our marriage, our future, and most of all the little angel coming into our world soon.
thank you for being the man i always dreamed of, my absolute best friend. thank you for being you.
i love you now, and i’ll love you always. OXOX
  1. Super sweet! Thanks for sharing! I hope you are feeling well :). You look super adorable in all your outfits and the nursery is gorgeous!! 🙂

  2. Savannah says:

    What a sweet post! Celebrate BIG!

  3. Kaitlyn says:

    Aww, what a sweet story!

  4. Café Moka says:

    Ahh that's so sweet!!!

  5. Tess says:

    How darling. Enjoy your day – the last engagement anniversary where it will just be the two of you!

  6. Amber says:

    Such a sweet post. Enjoy your day 🙂

  7. i love thinking back on the day my hubby and i got engaged. such an exciting and special time… and before all that crazy wedding planning! i hope you and you hub have a relaxing day and enjoy reminiscing about the past- and also making bright plans for the future w the future new addition!! xo

  8. Amanda says:

    Congratulations! Two years ago this wednesday (january 18th) is when my hubby and I got engaged, and it was downtown Charleston as well!

  9. Samantha says:

    I pray that my boyfriend and I make it like you and Jeff- Y'all are so inspirational and adorable! 😀

  10. I LOVE reading stories like this. What a sweet story that you will have to share with your little princess one day. You guys make a lovely couple. May you have a lifetime of happiness and love! Xo

  11. Martha says:

    That's so sweet! And such a small world! I got engaged to my husband on January 15, 2010, and spent the long weekend also exploring around Charelston! I'm so happy for you and excited for your growing family!

  12. .hannah. says:

    alright chica. first. love this post. so sweet. second. automatically love you since you're from nash and so is I. third. i think we have mutual friends. not sure but i think we do. fourth. I'm your newest follower 🙂

  13. Amazing! And you have so much to celebrate today!

  14. Julie says:

    I have loved following your wedding and life! Thank you for being so willing to share and inspiring!

  15. Katie says:

    I got engaged on January 14th of this year, what a good day 🙂

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