Monday, December 21, 2009

Dear Weather Channel

Dear Weather Channel,

You are such a tease. Since we're now at the 12 day mark before the wedding, I thought SURELY your extended forecast would greet me this morning with the promise of good weather next weekend. But sadly, just as my mouse scrolled downward and stopped at December 30, three days short of where I need it to go, I realized you are just having fun with my emotions.

Deep in my heart, I'm secretly hoping for a white wedding. If you could make that happen, I will never talk trash about you again. Yes, I might freeze in my strapless dress and have my teeth chatter between takes, but this is the price we are willing to pay for some great photos.

Exhibit A:

Exhibit B:

Exhibit C: (they do look a bit happier inside, huh?)

This is a wedding that took place in Colorado, and was shot by the amazing Charlotte Geary. And I'm pretty much in love with every detail. Now you know why we decided on a winter wedding...they just seem to make everyone snuggle a little closer and find warmth in the food, drink and merriment around them, which is exactly what we want for our friends and family. And besides, what better way to start a new year than with everyone you hold dear together in one room. That nearly gives me goosebumps just thinking about how surreal that will be.

We are SO excited that nearly 200 guests will be joining us next weekend (yes, that means all RSVP's are in!) as we become husband and wife. In a season of so much to be thankful for, I have truly never been more grateful for all the great things in my life. It's almost overwhelming how much joy you can find as the final days approach, knowing what an amazing thing is about to take place. Even though I still toss and turn some nights thinking about those pesky little details, the one thing that puts me at ease is the thought of seeing Mr. T at the end of that aisle, and knowing that as fun (and stressful) as the wedding planning has been, it will all culminate in a little chapel next Saturday. Preferrably with snow outside. Just saying...


  1. Ohhhh girlie, I do hope you'll get your white wedding! I'll be keeping my fingers crossed for you and thinking about you the entire time! :)

  2. Try They give 14 days. :)

  3. Oooohhhh! 12 exciting, I wonder why TWC is doing that. Here's to hopong for a white wedding!!

  4. I cannot believe it is FINALLY right around the corner!!! I hope you have a white wedding my friend. So excited for you and can't wait to be in Nashville!!!

  5. I love your blog! I just found it today. I am getting married the ninth and would LOVE a white wedding. Congratulations and good luck with the new few days!

  6. Those pictures are truly gorgeous and I have to give you mad props for wishing for a white wedding. I would freak out if that was my wedding. I am a So Cal sunny girl all the way and even a little bit of a sprinkle during our April event will make me nervous :) Can't wait to see what you get though...regardless, you (and your groom) will look beautiful and ecstatic I'm sure.


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