+ rifle paper co. calendar. (on sale right now!)
+ our hutch all heart attacked for valentine's.
+ the heart wreath i made up with the contents of my ribbon stash.
+ my favorite spot for reading; day or night.
+ carriages for lovebirds all lined up on temple square valentine's night.
+ the perfect chevron quilt for the aqua studio. i absolutely love it. thanks abby!
+ orla kiely pencils make me entirely happy. thanks suz!
+ a fancy salad from pizzeria 712. the start of our food frenzy of sista weekend 2012.
+ i brought jars of homemade salt scrub for the ladies; we stayed in for a spahhh party.
+ chit chat into the wee hours with a surprise baby shower / birthday party too. with heidi's lemon angel food cake. just the beginning of a weekend full of amazing sweets.
+ we dined at communal in provo for dinner one night and were all oohing and ahhing over every single dish. (not pictured.) i love sharing food and drawing out a long dinner. it was so awesome to eat at 'local favorites' (thanks to the suggestions of dear internet friends).
+ the rest of the photos are from our last stop before shopping the boutique scene. we headed to the chocolate, a dessert cafe in orem and happily passed plates and forks around. everyone took a little something sweet to their husbands at home too. it was an unforgettable weekend. i'm so grateful for family.
p.s. thank you so much for the warm, happy encouraging comments on our baby announcement. we are so thrilled. telling all of you feels like it's officially official. benji and i heard the baby's heartbeat again yesterday at the doctor's and all is well. hooray. more baby love soon.