Our Engagement: One Year Later

I can’t believe it has been a whole year since Chris asked me to marry him! Our wedding is only 117 days away now and we have been keeping very busy with wedding plans, honeymoon research, work, family, and our everyday lives. July 27th, 2014 was an amazing day even before this amazing moment. It…

The Souvenir Files: My Edelweiss Legend

Maybe you have heard it called “the tear of the Snow Queen”. Perhaps, “the wool flower”. Possibly to you it is nothing but a song from The Sound of Music, or maybe you know it in a more formal sense as Leontopodium Alpinum. Most people know it as edelweiss, a flower that grows high in…