- 7 years ago
- Wedding: July 2012
Aloha all! A few more to cross off this week, but just one newbee to add. I think this deserves a waiting board PSA:
Attention ringless lurkers! There is no shame in joining a wedding community when you’re not engaged (yet), at least not with us!! LOL 🙂 We would love to have you here! So, join! Introduce yourself! Tell your story! Be added to the list! And enjoy having some company in your waiting — we’re pretty awesome! 😀
The Waiting List:
18. Miss Chicken Wing
20. Miss Biner
28. Miss Pomeranian
47. Sesame Snap
59. Miss Seaman
75. Mrs. MoxieMonkey
78. Gwen von D
99. In the media
127. Miss Co-Pilot
love it: On 6/19, Love it was loving taking pictures with her man on a beach during their 10th anniversary trip to the lake, but was so surprised to snap one of him on one knee!
minutiae: On 6/23, Minutiae’s man liked it SO much, he put an emerald on it!
fuschiasparkles: On 6/23, Fuschia got her sparkles!
sweetpea1031: On 6/25, Sweetpea’s sweetie confirmed her suspicions with a “surprise” proposal!
riley jane: On 6/26, Riley Jane’s FH gave her “something old” and “something new” — a beautiful heirloom ring made new just for her!
ardnek: On 6/27, Ardnek’s adorably old-fashioned FI proposed after having paid the price for her hand — with a (stuffed) goat for her family!
StrawberryBee: On 6/26, Strawberry’s proposal made for quite the display at a car show!
nighthawk: On 7/1, Nighthawk was stopped in front of a special spot, with a very special ring, just before her 2-year anniversary weekend with her new FI!
ktisthatbees: On 7/3, ktisthatbees received a very special proposal with an heirloom ring that she never saw coming!
MissTatas: On 7/3, sparks flew when MissTatas found herself in the midst of a fireworks-and-family-filled proposal!
Akennedy01: On 7/4, Akennedy had a beautiful holiday proposal amid a fireworks show with her soon-to-be family in-law all there to see!
Miss_Cannoli: On 7/4, Mister Cannoli ended his bride-to-be’s anxious wait for her ring, on a lovely holiday Fourth with family!
aitkenpatty: On 7/10, Aitkenpatty’s man gave her the perfect day: food, shopping, and a ring by the lake!
knubbsy-wubbsy: On 7/11, Knubbsy’s hubby-to-be flew in for the weekend to make it official with a quiet proposal at a campus park!
YSQueen: On 7/20, a much anticipated yellow sapphire was given to YSQueen!
Miss Emily Marie: On 7/29, Miss Emily went to visit her boyfriend for the last time. She left with a fiance!
Carpie: On 7/30, Carpie’s fellow bees had a sneaking suspicion that a special getaway planned by her man would lead to a proposal… We were right!
piglet_625: On 7/30, Piglet was given a romantic, nature-filled proposal, with a roses-and-RING-filled water bottle from her FI!
MissBoston: On 7/30, Miss Boston’s mister got down on one knee during a weekend getaway to the lake!
fancypants: On 8/1, Fancy got a lovely lakeside proposal which was sure to make her upset tummy feel MUCH better!
lisey16: On 8/3, Lisey was surprised to be surprised by her guy on one knee with her new e-ring!
cafegirl: Cafegirl and her new Fi had already gotten a head start on their wedding planning, but on 8/6, he made it official with the ring and proposal she’d been waiting for!
WanderingOne: On 8/7, Wandering shared with us her touching story of how her new fiance promised her mother before her passing, that he would care for her the rest of their lives together in marriage. A few weeks later, he proposed on a beautiful hike in Sedona, Arizona!
cherryblossombee: On 8/7, Cherryblossom’s heart skipped a beat when her man asked for her father’s blessing right before her eyes, and then turned around to ask her to be his wife!
pooks75: On 8/7, Pooks was so happy to end her wait for her dear BF to become her FI!
MsCubs: On 8/8, MsCubs went for what seemed like an ordinary hike, but hadn’t anticipated it setting the scene for a romantic proposal from her new FI!
esqbee: On 8/12, Esqbee was engaged after her FI asked her family and gave her a beautiful ring!
keepsmiling19: On 8/14, keepsmiling19 was ALL smiles when her boyfriend of 6 years was on one knee with the ring of her dreams!
MissMeg: On 8/14, MissMeg’s man gave her a very treasured heirloom diamond — but he didn’t stop there! He also proposed with her perfect e-ring!
Ms. Pink Scrubs: On 8/14 while on an enchanted Disneyland vacation, Pink Scrubs got her fairytale proposal, complete with magical fireworks and in front of the castle of course!
flutterbi: On 8/15, flutterbi went to a wedding and came back ready to start planning her own, after a romantic proposal at the very spot where her future husband first said “I love you!”
Puggie: On 8/21, Puggie was engaged and celebrated this weekend with family!
lezlers: On 8/21 (I think? 🙂 Lezlers was on top of the world when her man was on his knee, and her wait was over!
Asparagus: On 8/20, a sudden thunderstorm during what would have been a hike really did make for a great story, as Asparagus and her guy were caught in the rain when they became engaged!
Potatoes: On 8/22, Potatoes blogged a letter expressing her love for her guy, and asking him to marry her! Yes, she put a ring on it!
mngf: On 8/22 (?) mngf got herself a new FI at the water’s edge of the Mississippi after a romantic sunset picnic!
MissBug83: On 8/27 (?) Miss Bug found her man on one knee in Regents Park, London!
TinyTina: On 8/27, Tina thought the proposal might be coming all night throughout a romantic date. But it wasn’t until after dozing off at home on the couch that she found a ring dangling over her eyes as she awoke to her new FI!
Corykru: On 8/28, Cory and her boyfriend of 6 years went out to dinner at a castle, and came back engaged!
TerraWellness: On 8/27, Terra’s guy gave her an early birthday present — an engagement ring!
asfoura: On 9/3, Asfoura’s man waited for the perfect moment to propose to her in Old Montreal!
Jaynee: On 9/5, Jaynee’s new FI proposed on a romantic picnic date at the beach!
Roseyposie: On 9/3, Roseyposie was celebrating her anniversary out to dinner with her man, when the waiter brought her a big surprise — her e-ring!
lalai: On 9/5, Lalai and her guy went for a beachfront walk underneath the night stars, where he asked her to be his wife!
quirkyparsnip: On 9/10, Quirky became officially engaged!! 🙂
trulyblessed: On 9/10, Trulyblessed was blessed with an incredibly romantic day full of surprises, including a proposal from her new FI!
divergirl: On 9/12, Divergirl’s guy waited for the perfect moment during their weekend getaway to San Francisco to give her the ring!
mcnetn3: On 9/11, mcnetn was on top of the world when she got engaged on a mountain top in Switzerland!
Winter12: On 9/16, Winter12’s wait was over with a low-key proposal at home, perfect for her and her new FI!
carolinabee: On 9/18, Carolinabee’s willpower to not open a ring box she discovered paid off, when her new FI proposed with what was inside!
geewhizkid: On 9/10, geewhizkid was surprised with a beautiful ring during a quiet evening at home with her FI!
tarheelgrad98: On 9/19, a very crafty tarheelgrad98 got her e-ring, given to her in the beautiful box she made herself when she had given FI the ring that he asked for, made of crocheted yarn!
ms.moonlight: On 9/23, after a proposal plan that missed the mark the night before, Ms. Moonlight was engaged to her mister!
pec1216: On 9/24, Pec1216’s guy snuck a surprise pic on her phone of her new FI holding her e-ring right before he proposed!
Congrats ladies!! Those were some great stories this week!
As always ladies, please let me know if there are any changes that need to be made, or if I missed out on anything. For all new waiting bees, please also let me know if you would like to be added to our list by replying to this thread. If you are new to WB and didn’t get to participate in the waiting board, but would like your engagement featured on our list too, I can do that also! Take care everyone!
aloha nui loa ~lmm