Happy 2nd Anniversary to Us!

by ilene on August 21, 2012 · 4 comments

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It’s been two years since that magical sunny California day Jeff and I wed under a flower-filled teatro.  Two years since we exchanged vows, committing to love, respect and cherish each other for the rest of our lives.  Two years since our  thrilling tandem bike ride entrance into a cheering crowd of our nearest and dearest! Two years […]


Happy Birthday, Jeff!!!

by ilene on July 7, 2012 · 0 comments

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Happy Birthday to my favorite husband and father of my unborn child! A cake has been bought: Strawberry Charlotte from Miette Bakery. And the perfect bicycle card has been purchased: Ready to party!! You might also like:6 Months Ago, I Married My Best FriendThe "California Here We Come!" Pillow (tutorial)QR Code Scavenger HuntPainting Dishware with […]


I found this clever idea on How About Orange – decorating dishes with edible paint.  Ingenious! I love it!    I surprised Jeff with these customized dishware for our 1.5 year anniversary dinner last week.  (I can’t believe we’ve been married for a year and a half already! Seems like it was just our wedding […]


I’m about to reveal just how nerdy Jeff and I are.   I may regret this later!  One of the things I made for Jeff (in addition to baking the heart brownies) was set up a QR Code scavenger hunt around our apartment.  I think I’m pretty slow to catch onto new things because until […]


One of Jeff’s college female friends is pregnant and this is a big deal because it is her first child (son) and her baby shower was the first time Jeff had ever been invited to a baby shower!  While I have attended and hosted more than my fair share of baby showers, Jeff was super […]