What a year! Lots of blessings – extraordinary blessings. My second son got married in September, to his long-time girlfriend, a woman we all love and admire. My nephew got married in December, to his long-time girlfriend, also a woman we all love and admire. Another nephew got engaged to HIS long-time girlfriend, another fabulous woman
In just over a week, my little sugar plum is going to be the flower girl in my brother-in-law’s wedding. Besides her upcoming third birthday party, this is the probably the biggest event she will be participating in that she may actually remember. I am so excited to see this child walk down that aisle
My son is getting married on Saturday. Even though he is 29 and hasn’t lived at home in years, it feels like a really big change. I love his future wife and I think they are perfect for each other. My overwhelming emotions are not about that, or anything having to do with the present.
I was in a wedding last Saturday at the Publick House in Sturbridge, MA, a historic inn built in the 1770’s that still operates as an inn, has a restaurant, taproom and bakery, and hosts weddings and other events, seemingly all at once. Historic buildings have really narrow, windy staircases, random steps in the middle