My happy place.

We are T-minus 50 days until our wedding! It’s CRUNCH TIME. 

There are a lot of details to focus on and decisions to be made and things to approve…it’s an ever-growing list. The next three weekends are full to the brim! Next weekend, I’ll be in Carmel, California with my lovely matron of honor. The following weekend, I’ll be spa-ing, hiking, and soaking near Orvis Hot Springs with a gaggle of girls from Colorado. After that, John and I head to Charleston, South Carolina to take a breather before wedding month. Wheeeee! I can handle being busy, as long as I feel like I’m still in control. I’m dangerously close to crossing that line right now. 

My solution? Take a time out in my happy place.

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I miss my kitchen. I’m setting aside some quality time for us to spend together this weekend.

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I’m not sure what kind of kitchen mischief I’ll get into, but you know I’ll share it with you! 

I’m hoping to catch up on my reading, settle into a couch with a cozy throw blanket, a cup of coffee or glass of wine, and feel the stress melt away.

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I’ll do my best to get my thoughts organized and get a handle on my to-do list, and if it starts to feel overwhelming, I’ll escape into the mountains for awhile with these two. They always calm me!

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Ahhh. I’m looking forward to a long, peaceful weekend.

What’s your happy place? 

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12 replies »

    • Emily, I totally agree- with the person-slash-canine that means most to you by your side, how bad can it be? Thanks for that reminder!
      Yes, a lot of fun ahead. This is the calm before the celebration storm! 🙂

  1. first of all, I LOVE your kitchen, and I LOVE your house. my husband and I are building a new house (breaking ground next week, actually!) and I can’t WAIT to have my dream kitchen, like yours seems to be for you 🙂 secondly, I also had a matron of honor. however, she thought “matron” made her sound too old, so we changed it to “mistress of honor” hahaha! congratulations to you, I can tell you’re already a genuinely happy person – but a good marriage will make it even better 🙂

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