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FALL CLEAN-UP ALERT! The Clean-Up Thread will be posted the first week of September. If you are still on the List as of 8/26/13 and would like to remain on the list at the beginning of October, please leave a comment on the Clean-Up Thread (to be posted) by Saturday, September 28th. I will include the link in September’s lists and sticky thread at the top of the Waiting category in two weeks.
To give you an idea of what the Clean-Up Thread looks like, as well as some rules and explanations, here is the link to the Spring 2013 one: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/waiting-list-spring-clean-up-2013. At the beginning of each week, I will bump the Clean-Up Thread with a list of Bees who haven’t yet replied.
Questions about Clean-Up? Post them below and I will answer them!
Welcome to the 8/26/2013 Waiting List!
Wondering what the Waiting List is all about? Find all the information you need here! If you would like to be added to the list, please ask to be added in a comment below. You’ll show up on next week’s list!
Please post a comment on this thread or PM me if I missed your proposal, you have corrections or comments, you would like to be removed from the list, or you have changed your username.
This Week’s Waiting Items:
Waiting Food: lia is indulging in ube pan de sal, shaka is enjoying her feta watermelon salad, chic_and_fabulous is staying healthy with plain yogurt and strawberries, NekoKitten is satisfying her sweet tooth with a jam donut, EllEmm005 is munching on fruits and veggies, MissNanaMama is indulging in chocolate and strawberry cake, CarolinaPeach13 is pairing her raw veggies with hummus, sunshinewish15 is eating strawberries, MissRuthie is eating yogurt parfait, Shonzilla is having roasted vegetables, and BrownPlaidBook is having birthday cake. What are you eating this week?
Waiting Drink: lia is drinking her SO under the table, shaka is sipping on guava-infused gin, chic_and_fabulous is staying cool with iced chai tea latte, NekoKitten is drinking a peach iced tea, MissNanaMama is staying sugar-free with Diet Coke, CarolinaPeach13 and BrownPlaidBook are sticking to water, sunshinewish15 and MissRuthie are drinking lemon/lemonade iced tea, and Shonzilla is sipping on hazelnut coffee. What are you drinking this week?
Waiting Nail Polish: MissAquamarine is wearing Sinful Colors Mint Apple, shaka is sporting OPI Dutch Tulips, NekoKitten is polished with Essie Jamaica Me Crazy, MissNanaMama is wearing deep red on her toes and glitter blush pink on her fingers, CarolinaPeach13 is sporting Butter Kerfluffle, MissRuthie is wearing Brilliant Bordeaux, BrownPlaidBook is wearing cobalt blue on her toes, and Shonzilla is wearing matte charcoal. What nail polish are you wearing this week?
If you would like to suggest items for next week’s list, please comment below.
Our Patient Waiting Bees:
- Miss Adventure
- Marry Jane
Our Recently Engaged Bees
stephanie3973 (17) – 7/28/13 – She thought he was going to propose on her birthday the following day, but he surprised her by proposing in the rain with a view of the Eiffel Tower in the background. See her white and blue diamond ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/just-got-back-from-vacation-in-london-and-paris
pocketfox (150) – 8/2/13 – After her trip to Israel, her FI took her home from the airport. While she greeted her kitty, he came out of the bedroom with a bouquet of flowers and got down on one knee! See her heirloom ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-150-off-the-list
xskittles (43) – 8/4/13 – This Bee won Waiting Roulette! She and her FI planned a trip to Michigan State, and he proposed in front of the bench at her favorite spot on campus! See her intricate Verragio ring with an aquamarine center stone here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/43-off-the-list
Epicpooka (183) – 8/4/13 – They walked up the garden bridge in front of the Chattanooga Aquarium. Her FI asked an older couple to take a picture of them and dropped down to one knee! See her vintage-inspired ring and proposal pictures: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/i-walked-up-the-stairs-a-girlfriend
countrygirl12 (278) – 8/4/13 – They went on a wine tour at the Jackson-Triggs Winery near Niagara Falls. After lunch, they sat down and he dropped to one knee with a beautiful three-stone ring! See ring pictures here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/i-said-yes-18
annikinskywalker (197) – 8/5/13 – Her FI took her to a Victorian B&B in Monterey for her birthday. They took a walk after dinner to look at the beach houses. After pointing out a mediocre house, he presented her with a stunning cushion-cut diamond! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/201-jumping-ship
Cornmuffin09 (45) – 8/7/13 – She helped him move into his new apartment near school. As they were leaving the next day, she asked him to get her small diamond ring. Instead of bringing her that one, he gave her a beautiful new one! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/45-take-me-off-the-list
waspilla (78) – 8/7/13 – After 6.5 years together, she and her FI went on holiday to Croatia. They took a dip in the freezing cold water, and before he would let her out, he proposed! When they reached the shore, he gave her a pretty halo ring. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-78-off-the-list-only-took-6-and-a-half-years
LoveBugBee (279) – 8/12/13 – On their anniversary, her FI recreated their first date. He said so many romantic things and she didn’t suspect anything until he pulled the ring out of his pocket! See her gorgeous rose gold Ritani solitaire here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/monday-night-anniversary-proposal-279-is-off-the-list
JJSoon2bewife14 (257) – 8/12/13 – He posted their proposal on Facebook before it happened, and while she was reading it, he got down on one knee. She didn’t cry, but his quirky proposal gave them both a good laugh! See her intricate ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/today-was-the-day-i-laughed-instead-of-crying-is-that-mean
Macsgirl14 (322) – 8/12/13 – He took her to a dive bar she didn’t enjoy and ordered food that she didn’t want. Just when she was about to get upset, the bartended presented them with a gorgeous bezel set solitaire in strawberries and cream! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/he-proposed-30
missmonsterjeep (197) – 8/12/13 –She suspected something when he wanted to trim his beard (a special occasion thing) but she knew when she found the ring box! He surprised her with a proposal before they left for Medieval Times. See her stunning solitaire here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-197-off-the-list
MissPine (4) – 8/14/13 – Just after their third dating anniversary, she and her FI decided they would be getting married in May 2014! They are choosing rings together, so stay tuned for ring porn! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/waiting-bee-4-off-the-list
Papillion (115) – 8/15/13 – They spent time with extended family during a trip to their hometown, but he didn’t propose then. When they got home, he gave her a heartfelt speech and presented her with a beautiful Claddagh ring! See it here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/the-wait-is-over-115-can-be-taken-off-the-waiting-list
Cordellia (298) – 8/15/13 – This Bee is off the list! Details to come soon.
WannaBMrsB (72) – 8/16/13 – After her FI dropped some major hints this week, she was sure it would be during or after dinner. When she got back from walking the dog, he surprised her by getting down on one knee! See her elegant solitaire here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-72-off-the-list-im-engaged
FutureMrsV2016 (244) – 8/16/13 – When she walked into the kitchen after a long day, she found her FI there with the ring on the table. She absolutely loved her low-key proposal! See her beautiful one-carat Tacori halo here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/244-is-off-the-list
QueenieB (97) – 8/16/13 – They took a trip with his family over the weekend, so she was surprised when he popped the question! He rowed them out to the middle of a pond and proposed with a magnificent sparkler: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-97-off-the-list
bostonkate (130) – 8/19/13 – They were watching the boats and sunset by the boardwalk when she mentioned that it was the happiest she had ever been. To make it a sure thing, her FI proposed! See pictures of her pretty halo here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-130-off-the-list-woooo
beeintraining (291) – 8/20/13 – This Bee is engaged! Congratulations!
dfutureNP (238) – 8/21/13 – After a lobster dinner in Maine, her FI surprised her by getting down on one knee at the beach! She’s currently recovering from surgery, so send her your well wishes and see her stunning shared-prong ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-238-off-the-list-im-engaged
MissNanaMama (263) – 8/22/13 – They held their photo maternity photo shoot in the rose garden of her FI’s alma mater. When the church bells chimed and she turned to face the photographer, she saw her FI down on one knee with tears in his eyes! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/263-off-the-list-he-did-it
taraelisabeth (213) – 8/23/13 – Her FI proposed to her at the nearby Noccalula Falls, where legend has it that a young girl dove to her death over the falls because she was forbidden from marrying the man she loved. See her glittery split-shank halo here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/213-is-off-the-list
badabing88 (111) – 8/25/13 – With their friends in tow, her FI arranged to have a group photo taken in front of a popular DFW fountain. When she turned around from retrieving her drink from the railing, her FI was on one knee! See her adorable proposal picture and black diamond ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/engaged-at-last-1
aokay (56) – 8/25/13 – After a series of delays (she had a blistering sunburn and lots of family obligations, and their jeweler had a baby), her FI took her on a bike ride to Crystal Springs Reservoir. He pulled out the ring from his bike bag and got down on one knee! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/56-off-the-list
EllEmm005 (323) – 8/26/13 – The Waiting List brought this Bee good luck! She’s officially engaged!
gymbunny04 (326) – 8/26/13 – She and her FI meandered through the rose garden. When they reached the fountain, she didn’t even realize that he had been down on one knee waiting for her to notice! See her sparkly pave cushion cut here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-326-off-the-list-im-engaged-long
Congratulations to our newly engaged Bees!