Saturday, February 7, 2009

we now interrupt your regularly scheduled bridal-freak-out....

... for a real-estate happy dance!

while i know "everything happens for a reason," you all know how unbelievably bummed we were when we found out our dream cottage was sold last month...

well today, after 3 hours of house hunting, we found IT! barring any issues with the applications (fingers crossed that Evs isn't a secret psycho-killer), we will be the proud leasers of the most adorable, perfect, baby blue brick, 1920s home in an incredible location! it has everything we want: a yard, hardwood floors, character, room for entertaining, and an old vibe with updated amenities. it also has some things we never imagined but are ecstatic about: a pool (!), a little guest house, and an outdoor bar(!!). party at our house, come March!

aside from that bit of fabulousness, we ticked two huge things off our Wedding To-Do List today (which made me breathe a little easier): finalized the purchase of our wedding bands (whilst taking advantage of the 20% off Valentine's Day Sale - score) and got Evs measured for his tux (and found out which groomsmen are officially on the Naughty List for not yet contacting Mens Wearhouse).

bonus: Orange Cup! happy healthy organic yogurt!


and now we're snuggled up, still semi-sickly and pathetic, but with a belly full of Sevy's, big producitve grins on our faces, Samantha Brown's Passport on the tv, and hands full of pinot grigio (me) and Mike & Ike's (Evs)....

ahhhhh the good life!

9 comments:

  1. the casa sounds amazing!!!! warm weather won't be able to come soon enough for you!!!

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  2. I can't wait to see the new casa!! AND I'm so jealous about Sevy's...that is where Mr. Mojito took me on our first date so it always holds great memories for us!!

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  3. eeeeeeeeks!! it sounds like perfection. now i can't wait to see photos of the perfection. i'm so happy for you two!

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  4. 1. YAY of the house!

    2. that yogurt looks fabulous

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  5. Soooo wonderful! I am beyond thrilled for y'all - how nice to be able to combine "productive" and "romantic" in the day. I am happy you are less stressed and less sicky-have a wonderful week!

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  6. congrats! you must post some pics!

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  7. Yay!! Congratulations on finding the perfect place. We need to see pictures!

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