13 July 2012

new adventures with a new name

hello to readers, old and new! i can't believe what a whirlwind the past two months have been. here's a little taste of what i've been up to:
1: i finally became a college graduate at yankee stadium!
2: rachel and me-the graduates
3: the college student and me
4: they gave us pom-poms!!
1: i turned 22!
2: tisch salute at radio city
3: i said goodbye to my apartment... (my room looks so big!)
4: and i said goodbye to new york.
1: i said hello to boston.
2: michael and his diploma
3: michael's turn to graduate
4: some of the awesome banners at michael's graduation.
1: pretty packaging from black ink. i am going to miss that store!
2: i said goodbye to boston
3: the view of chicago as i flew from boston to nashville to see...
4: ...my brother at his high school graduation. 
1: south padre, tx
2: michael's brother, rob, and his sandcastle masterpiece. for those of you who aren't from texas, it is the ut tower in austin (:
3: after a week at the beach, i went back to nashville for a few days, then headed back to texas on a family roadtrip. 
4: dinner stop in memphis-we can't drive through without a visit to rendezvous
1: our pretty nails
2: some of my bridesmaids and me at our engagement fiesta!
3: my favorite part of the fiesta..the mariachi band!! 
4: a preview of our engagement photos by caroline joy! more on those later... 

1: QUESO.
2: date night, river cruise in austin.
3: on a lake somewhere between waco and austin.
4: taylor came to visit me in austin to enjoy a lovely weekend together.

after spending four weeks in texas, i am back in tennessee until the wedding next month. this weekend i am also going to be doing a lot of updating on here. over this break, i realized that there is another blog by the name of oh lovely day. while we have different types of blogs, i thought it would still be a nice time to change things up around here and start this new chapter of life with a new name, lovely lost things. it actually simplifies things for me, too(:
i look forward to getting back into the swing of things around here and will be back with more updates soon(:

10 comments:

  1. Congratulations on graduating! In May I drove with my best friend from Austin to Grand Rapids, MI with all of her belongings. We were told to make a quick sidestep to Memphis to go to...Rendezvous! Yum!

    Sounds like you've had a busy and FUN start to the summer!

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  2. Congratulations to you and your fiance! So many wonderful things happening for you two right now!

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  3. Congrats on your graduation! 22 is the best year :)

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  4. These instagram pictures are awesome! So many graduations! Congratulations to you, your fiancee, and your brother!

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  6. mmmmmmmmm QUESO! im so hungry. and congrats - graduating is so awesome!

    <3 katherine
    of corgis and cocktails

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  7. congrats on your graduation and all of the exciting things you have going on. and thanks for being so lovely :)

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  9. Awesome! So many great pictures!

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  10. Congratulations! :0
    Lovely blog! x

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