Monday, March 7, 2011

Really? It's MARCH already??

I swear there are some days when I feel like such a slacker!  While I think I'm slacking, I have many friends who get exhausted hearing about the amount of things I get done in a day :-) The past month and a half has been trying. Life is good but it's throwing us curve balls. I am so happy and lucky to now have Cheryll with me along the way.

I did it!  My former look, as I was trying to grow my hair out for this completely unattainable-without-a-weave hairstyle I envisioned for my wedding, is gone baby gone!

THIS is more ME :-)


Yup...chopped...gone...finis! I love my short hair...it matches my sassy personality!

In other news, looks like my current job is over by the end of June. At which time we will also be moving. Cheryll starts the police academy in April. There is way too much going on all at once! I am overwhelmed and spend a lot of my time when home alone crying about those things I can't control. I think this was a major motivator to finally chop the hair again...one thing I CAN control. I'm not sleeping well...mind is over burdened. So I think I'm going to start seeing a therapist again. I think that would be a responsible thing to do to help me manage all these highs and lows.

Until we move and I have another solid job, we have to put the wedding planning on hold. But we took our engagement photos this past Saturday and I'm super excited for those (great beach shots at La Jolla Cove in San Diego!!)  We've tailored down a theme...we both love Hawaii...it's special to us. So we're going to try to throw a not-so-tacky Hawaiian luau for our guests. We've gotten some great ideas on-line. As soon as we get Heather on board and get the venue search going...I think we'll have a better understanding of how we'll be able to pull it off. I'd love a house that has enough space to have a dance floor and all the tables surrounding it.

Can we just get to October in one piece so I can start trying on dresses? :-)

3 comments:

  1. OMFG, you are so cute with your short hair!!!!! I wish you and Cheryll the best and I hope you keep updating so the ones that don't live in CA will still be informed. :)

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  2. Thank you Cynthia!! I will keep everyone posted. I wish you MUCH luck too with your latest current events. We just gotta keep encouraging ourselves that this too shall pass and when it's all over we'll have had one hell of a ride! lol :-)

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  3. Love the hair girl. I tried that cut once-- back in college... and I couldn't pull it off-- more so because I couldn't back it up with the confidence I can see you with!

    I'm sorry this month's been so difficult! I think times are really tough and everyone is feeling the stress of this economy, especially in our fields with the healthcare reforms looming over our industries' heads!

    I am done traveling for the next 10 weeks, let's get together soon... miss you!

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