Monday, March 26, 2007

The Countdown is on......Tick Tock Tick Tock

These pictures are from last year when I went and visited my sister and her family!!

I am so excited I can hardly stand it!
In just 5 days my sister and my nieces will be here! I am so excited to see them and spend time with them!! They will be here for a week and I will get to spend this weekend with them up in Reno and then the following Friday in YC! I know my mom is equally excited to see her granddaughters!

Family is so great and being a AUNT is the best thing in the whole world!!! I can't wait to see my sis and Ash and Ali!!!

Saturday, March 24, 2007

Another Great Wedding.... Katy & Gil....Congratulations!

The Happy Couple!!
The Wedding Reception Room

The Cake!!!
Tonight was Katy & Gils Wedding at The Sonoma Golf Club! Katy and I have been working together since Thanksgiving! She is the Director of Catering at The Four Seasons Dallas! We have had so much fun planning her wedding together!! Tonight she said to me...."Kelly you turned my dream into a reality" I was so touched...tonight I realized that I truly love what I do and that I can turn a moment into a memory! I love my job and I love making couples dreams come true! I am truly blessed that I have found a job that I love so much and enjoy every minute of it! I can truly say that I come to work feeling like I am not working I am doing what I love and I truly put my heart and soul into the weddings I do!! Thank you Katy and Gil for making the past 5 months so fun and so memorable and I know our friendship will last a lifetime! Congratulations on your wedding and your new life together and thank you for allowing me to help you plan your wedding! CONGRATS!!!!

How Does Your Garden Grow??????

Ok...So here are some shots of the new garden! As you can see some of the herbs and lavender are from last year too! Nick just loves his garden!!! We are so excited for this years garden...I hope you enjoy the progression of the growth! Having a garden is so much fun!!! ENJOY...

This is our herb garden! The parsley from last year and chives are still growing! We have 12 herbs!! Including Lavender!

These are our squash, cucumber, garlic, potatoes and onions!!

This is our lettuce

These are our beans, peppers and tomatoes!

The cute little vine crawler is where our beans are going to grow! Nick planted this grass last fall

Monday, March 19, 2007

It has been awhile........Some time in the garden....

It is me!
It has been so long since I have posted anything!
"Life is Good"
This weekend I went to my mom's and we had a great weekend. We went to Traci's baby shower which was really nice. Saturday night my dad came over and we had our traditional St. Patty's Day Irish dinner cornbeef and cabbage! YUM YUM it was delicious! My dad cooked it all and it was so yummy! Thanks Dad! :) :)
On Sunday we planted flowers in the yard and that was really fun too!
It was a great weekend.
Today Nick and I had off and we spent most of our day planting our garden and flowers! It is looking so cute and I will have to take some photos of Nick's garden! We expanded the garden this year and we have a lot more fruits and vegetables that we are growing! Lots of different Lettuce too! WHOO HOOO We love eating fresh produce! Plus Nick LOVES his garden! I am just waiting for my chiminea and bird feeder! Those are the two things I really want!!! :) :)

Well...just thought I would drop in and say hello! It has been fairly busy and I need to shoot some pictures of the yard! I will do that tomorrow and post soon!

Tell me about your garden?


Tuesday, March 13, 2007


Happy Birthday MOM!

Today is my mom's birthday!

My mom is the best mom in the whole world!

HERE ARE 21Things about my mom......

1. She was born on March 13 in Yuba City, California

2. She went to Bridge Street School, Gray Avenue, and YCHS

3. She went to school with a lot of my friends parents

4. She is the best mother in the whole world

5. She is a NANA to two beautiful granddaughters

6. She has two daughters

7. She is the Best Realtor in Yuba City!!!!!!!!!!!!! She cares so much about her clients and their needs she truly exceeds the clients expectations!!!

8. She is the true meaning of Customer Service!!!!

9. She loves Shoes

10. She loves Tanzanite

11. She is the hardest worker I know.

12. She has a heart of gold

13. She was an only child

14. She loves Wine

15. She loves to work in her yard and loves planting flowers

16. She use to be afraid to fly and now she is ok with flying( i have to learn her secret)

17. Did I mention she loves her granddaughters more than anything in this world?

18. She is almost a "great aunt" Both her Niece and Nephew are expecting their first child.

19. She makes the best persimmon pudding ever

20. There is no place like HOME for the holidays!

21. She is the BEST MOM EVER!!!!!!!

Happy Birthday Mom! I love you!

Your Surprise is coming!!!!!

I will give you a hint....

I left my heart in.............

Monday, March 12, 2007

We are Back!!!

Hello...or Should I say Aloha.....
It seems like forever since I have posted anything!
We are back from Hawaii~
Well....we are still getting organized and catching up on things but wanted to post a few pics. Once I organize all 405 photos...(Yes I know 405 photos for Hawaii) I will post some highlights but thought I would throw out some teasers for now!
We had a great trip! Nick was like a kid at Disneyland...he had the time of his life...including swimming with SEA TURTLES!!!!! He couldn't stop talking about it!
The trip was great!!!
Enjoy the photos and I promise I will post more soon!

Thursday, March 1, 2007

Hawaii Here We Come

Ok...SO I am so excited and Just had to post another entry!
Nick and I are leaving on Sunday for Hawaii for 8 days 7 nights and I cannot wait! This is the hotel we are staying at! It is the Ko'lina JW Marriott Resort! We are so excited we can hardly stand it! We are going to have so much fun! We are going with my friend Ashley and her husband Clay!! I will get to be in Hawaii on my birthday March 6th! Whoo Hooo! So now I am just preparing myself for the 5 hour flight! I have to go buy my Kava Gold! That helps me relax while flying since I freak out like a nutso woman!!! Poor Nick he hates it that I freak out when I fly and doesn't understand my fears! I am getting better but I sure hate it! I wish I could wiggle my nose like Bewitched and just arrive! How cool would that be!
Well.....maybe I will post one more before our trip but if not I will try to post while we are there! I have to bring my computer for work!

LunaFest...What Is It?

One of my New Year's Resolutions was to get involved in a chairity. I am so fortunate to be helping with Lunafest this weekend!!!! I am sure if you are familiar with Luna bars it was started by this company. See paragraph below!! If you have the chance to go you will be amazed by it and have a great time!!!

About LUNAFEST™LUNAFEST is a national traveling festival of short films by...for...about women. LUNAFEST runs from October-March, in that time it is shown by more than 100 venues nationwide and is seen by over 20,000 viewers, each ticket sold raises money for Breast Cancer Fund and local nonprofit organizations.LUNAFEST films are pulled from the top festivals across the nation including Tribeca, the Los Angeles Short Film Festival, and London International Film Festival. Topics of this year’s films range from quirky animation to touching documentaries.If you’d like to join us for an evening of amazing films, check out our venue calendar. If you’d like to get a better understanding of the types of films shown, check out the Festival History.For a preview of LUNAFEST check out the trailer below.
Where does the money raised go?LUNAFEST donates the proceeds generated at each screening to the Breast Cancer Fund and the local nonprofit host organizations. 15% of the proceeds of each festival go to the Breast Cancer Fund. The remaining 85% goes the local women’s organization or college group that hosts the festival. Sign up today to bring LUNAFEST to your community and raise support for your cause.