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About Wife Laura

This summer I will say 'I do' to the love of my life. I'm overjoyed and excited, but also a little apprehensive about being... the 'wife'!

Nightmare on Heather Street

When I got up this morning I knew my girls (bridesmaids Tammy and Shelley) were coming over and thank god because I had woken up from a horrible nightmare. As we sat around the kitchen table to discuss our dress … Continue reading

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Say a little prayer…

I began going to a new church about a year ago. We’ve been going as a family actually – my fiance, myself, and my seven-year-old. As part of our renewed commitment to Christianity and to set an example for our … Continue reading

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Knitting 101… for the sincere but inept knitter

Knitting has always seemed so mysterious to me. How could two straight needles and a ball of yarn produce so many different things? How neat it would be to create an actual “something” with such basic tools. I also love … Continue reading

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Spreedsheets for Planning and Low-Cost Reception Decor

It’s time to get my act together… Over the last few days we have looked at our finances and budget and are clear on what we have available. Full steam ahead now! This morning I downloaded what I think will … Continue reading

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Freakin’ Out

So our wedding is August 20th. Of this year. Today is May 3rd. Today is May 3rd… the wedding is August 20th. Now for the really shocking part… we haven’t started planning it yet. Nope, not a joke. To be … Continue reading

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Starting the Garden Indoors

My first gardening project of the year is starting some indoor plants. I am planting two types of tomatoes: Mosaic Mix – cherry and grape varieties in a rainbow of colours; and Saxon Tomatoes which look like the “tomatoes on … Continue reading

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Becoming the Wife

This summer I will say ‘I do’ to the love of my life. I’m overjoyed and excited, but also a little apprehensive about being… the wife! In my apprehension about domestic life, something very odd is happening to me. There … Continue reading

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