Our Perfect Day

Exactly one month ago today, I walked down the aisle towards my best friend, my partner and now, husband. The day couldn’t have been more perfect.  Did things go wrong? Sure. But name cards, seating assignments and other details are ineffectual when you’ve waited 38 years to find your partner.

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Wedding Plans :: January Update

It's crazy, in a good way, to know that in a few months, I'll officially be a "Mrs." The name that I've had for my entire life will change and, while it'll take some getting used to, I like the way Hilary Eldridge sounds, but most importantly, I love the fact that it officially makes us a family.  Here's a recap of what we have locked down thus far:

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Wedding Plans: I Found a Dress

To say that the wedding plans are coming along nicely is an understatement.  Short of getting out the invites, we have already knocked out several items on our list.  We've found a venue that we like, talked table arrangements, menu and song for our first dance.  Last night, I decided on the song for my Father/Daughter dance. I've even found a dress.

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Best Day Ever

Early Sunday morning, Doug headed out for a run and I ran downstairs to grab us each a coffee.  We had attended a gala in Baltimore the night before, thought that it would be a late night and opted to stay up there rather than drive home.  Later that day, we were headed to the Redskins game -- the spot where we met 6 years and one week prior.

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