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Welcome to the 12/30/2013 Waiting List!
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This Week’s Waiting Items:
Waiting Food: mumblejumblebee is eating grilled chicken salad. ComputerLove06 is enjoying grilled tilapia and shrimp with mango salsa. lovelee1 is eating tamales. kandykane1 is eating chocolate chip cookies. BebeLondon is eating chicken and dumpling soup. plum_pudding is indulging with chocolate fondue. MissMarple and bethygrace16 are eating Christmas cookies. NightOwl27 is eating Mexican wedding cookies. Luvdisc is eating Hawaiian pizza. FutureMrsJefferson is snacking on banana bread. orchidblooms is eating toast. MissAmethyst is munching on chocolate covered pretzels. What are you eating this week?
Waiting Drink: mumblejumblebee and Luvdisc are drinking water. ComputerLove06 is drinking Welch’s sparkling white grape juice. lovelee1 is drinking Coca-Cola. kandykane1 is sipping a coconut latte. BebeLondon is drinking sparkling water. plum_pudding is drinking eggnog. cherriesandcream is drinking red wine. MissMarple is enjoying juice. NightOwl27 is drinking green tea with honey. FutureMrsJefferson is drinking green tea lemonade. bethygrace16 is drinking Starbucks sweetened black tea. orchidblooms is drinking iced coffee. MissAmethyst is drinking coffee with girl scout cookie creamer. What are you drinking this week?
Waiting Nail Polish: mumblejumblebee is wearing Sephora by OPI Metro Chic. ComputerLove06 is wearing Gelish You Go Girl. lovelee1 is wearing a red glitter polish. kandykane1 is wearing Gelish Red Roses. cherriesandcream is wearing a black polish with silver glitter. MissMarple is wearing red and green polishes. NightOwl27 is wearing OPI Vampsterdam. FutureMrsJefferson is wearing a nude polish. bethygrace16 is wearing a hot pink polish. MissAmethyst is sporting a French manicure. What nail polish are you wearing this week?
Thanks to everyone who shared their waiting items!
Our Patient Waiting Bees:
- Miss Adventure
- Marry Jane
Our Recently Engaged Bees
nutmeg36 (155) – 12/1/13 – They were working together to level out a tilted bookcase in the wee hours of the morning, with him conveniently on bended knee. They interrupted their project for some affectionate kisses, and between kisses he slipped her the ring! See her pretty solitaire here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/please-take-155-off-the-list
ThinkAboutYou09 (133) – 12/1/13 – She didn’t have long to be disappointed about not getting engaged on Thanksgiving, for as soon as they returned home from visiting family over the holiday (where he discretely asked her mother for her hand in marriage), he proposed! See her beautiful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-133-off-the-list-engaged-now-ring-inside
lilytravelgirl (76) – 12/5/13 – During a trip to Italy, while visiting the Cinque Terre, they ended a day of hiking and sightseeing with some sunset photos. Her fiancé handed the camera to a woman nearby, and got down on one knee to ask her to marry him! See her pretty ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/italy-proposal-76-is-off-the-list
afineskyline (133) – 12/6/13 – This Bee is engaged! No details yet, but follow her announcement post here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-133-off-the-list
pinkrose23 (106) – 12/7/13 – Shortly after boarding a cruise ship, while she was gazing across the Miami skyline, her fiancé wrapped his arms around her and described his love for her. He told her it was time to give her an Irish surname, and then proposed! See her engagement photos here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-106-off-the-list-engaged-in-paradise
tea (1) – 12/7/13 – STOP THE PRESSES! She who topped the Waiting List for as long as it has been ordered by number is engaged! She’s still eagerly anticipating a ring, but as her fiancé reminded her: the ring does not make the engagement, the agreement to be married does. Read her recap here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/unconventional-yes-but-perfectly-happy-all-the-same
wanabeabee (223) – 12/7/13 – They boarded a cruise ship in Miami, and with an hour she had a fiancé! A fried was taking their photo in front of the Miami skyline before they left port, and the next thing she knew he was on his knee proposing. See her photos here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-223-off-the-list
ms_citygirl (151) – 12/8/13 – She knew something was up when her fiancé surprised her with the dining room table set with candles and wine, plus some scrumptious shrimp scampi. After dinner, he presented her with the ring and a sweet, intimate proposal! See her sparkly ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/please-take-151-off-the-list-im-engaged
Nomster (115) – 12/8/13 – They got away on a romantic, adventure-filled trip to Puerto Rico. Alone on a secluded beach one night, he surprised her with a ring box outfitted with a small light so that she’d be able to see her purple sapphire ring in the dark! See her photos here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-115-off-the-list-im-engaged
sostobe (205) – 12/9/13 – With a dose of that unmistakable Christmastime in New York magic, this Bee is engaged after a perfect weekend with her fiancé! During dinner, he pulls a quick one on her and gets on one knee while she frantically searches for the ring. See her stunning ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/i-was-wrong-youll-have-to-take-205-off-the-list
alaha (77) – 12/10/13 – Her suspicions were raised when her fiancé lit their living room with candles. She took a seat beside him, and was in the middle of saying that it would be a great night for a proposal when he presented her with a ring! See her gorgeous ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/racoon-got-her-bling-–-i-am-engaged
KtGa (133) – 12/12/13 – This Bee had a birthday to remember; she and her fiancé spent a wonderful day together doing fun-filled activities, having an Indian dinner, and enjoying a special guitar solo he performed just for her. Then came the surprise proposal! Check out her beautiful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/133-is-of-the-list-1
LindyLu (24) – 12/14/13 – Despite having had the ring for nearly eight long months, her fiancé still managed to knock her socks off with a surprise proposal that was both heartfelt and private, just as she was hoping for! Read her perfect proposal recap here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-24-off-the-list
lollylon (261) – 12/14/13 – Was she joking when she told her fiancé that he out to ‘put a ring on it’ by her 30th birthday? Well he did it! She woke up to her charming man slipping a ring on her finger. Take a peek at her amazing ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-261-off-the-list
Nouna_ (160) – 12/14/13 – Her thoughtful fiancé proposed to her on his birthday. Undeterred by a snow storm that nixed his original plan for a surprise party, he drove her to a secluded valley in the mountains overlooking a frozen lake. He asked, and she said yes! See her glamorous ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-164-of-off-the-list-engaged-on-121413
Frizzette080211 (37) – 12/15/13 – She thought they were finished with their photo op with the one and only Mickey Mouse, but her fiancé had just one more pose… with him on bended knee! She is beyond thrilled to be marrying her one and only. Check out her beautiful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-37-off-the-list
bethannefisher (133) – 12/16/13 – After ten years together, her excited fiancé (who couldn’t bear to wait any longer after he had the ring in his possession) surprised her with a proposal as she was getting ready to go Christmas shopping. She gladly accepted! See her beautiful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/after-10-years-of-waiting-finally-engaged
Sassyfras27 (256) – 12/16/13 – Her fiancé had planned to wait to propose during New Year’s, or their anniversary, or Valentine’s Day… but after picking up the ring for his love, he popped the question right away! She is thrilled with a surprise ring that is very “her.” See the ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/256-off-the-list
copperbird90 (211) – 12/17/13 – While on a four week overseas vacation, they arrived at a surprise destination he has orchestrated. It was an old abbey with beautiful stonework and stained glass. That’s where this Bee got her no-fuss proposal, and the ring she had been drooling over! See the lovely ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-211-off-the-list-the-boy-did-good
Trilldayz (199) – 12/18/13 – Not expecting anything special, she showed up later than expected to her fiancé’s apartment. He told her to hurry and get dressed because she was late, and then he made her the proposal of a lifetime! They celebrated with dinner and champagne. See her amazing ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/number-199-is-off-the-waiting-list-aaaaaahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
lilmisty (208) – 12/19/13 – She and her fiancé enjoyed a Thai dinner, then hunkered on the couch for some Game of Thrones. During the show, he presented her with a thoughtful drawing he made representing their relationship on which he had written ‘Let’s Do This!’ See her wonderful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/213-is-off-the-list-1
mousiegirl (43) – 12/19/13 – They went out to see some live music by some good friends of theirs, and her fiancé got up and joined them on the guitar. He dedicated Let It Be Me by the Everly Bothers to her, and then asked her to marry him! See her sparkly ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/43-is-engaged
purpledaisies (13) – 12/19/13 – She had a wonderful birthday full of surprises and proposal hints. Late that night, in front of the “too loud” television, he asked her if she was sure she wanted to spend the rest of her life with him, she said yes, and then he proposed! See her stunning ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/13-is-off-the-list
SomedaymrsWDS (220) – 12/21/13 – Her fiancé has been driving her up a wall “sitting” on the ring. She has been hoping, and her proposal-meter went off when he enthusiastically told her to dress up for dinner. Before dinner, in their beloved kitchen, he asked her to be his wife! See her much-anticipated ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-220-off-the-list-ringdanceringdance
LeBonbon (261) – 12/22/13 – During a holiday meal with family, she sensed everyone looking at her but didn’t know why. Later she found out exactly why, when her fiancé proposed in front of everyone! She cried happy tears and accepted, of course. See her dazzling ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/261-is-off-the-list-my-finger-sparkles
Iowegian (187) – 12/18/13 – This Bee is engaged!
Vivasevilla804 (101) 12/20/13 – They admired the pretty lights and holiday décor in their neighborhood before arriving at the beach. Once on the pier, her fiancé proposed! She reports that it was an absolutely beautiful winter evening, the perfect day for the proposal she has been waiting for. See her gorgeous ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-101-off-the-list-1
FutureWifeyV (176) – 12/23/13 – After several failed proposal attempts, they agreed to set aside a special day to spend together and do the things they love, and he would propose when the moment was right. That right moment was on a bridge in a garden! See her photos and the amazing ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-176-off-the-list-lots-of-pictures-inside
HoyaTerpDC (122) – 12/23/13 – In homage to their third date, which had been walking through the National Zoo in Washington DC to see the holiday lights last year, they returned to the zoo to see the lights once again. Beside the merry-go-round, he proposed! See her exquisite ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/122-is-off-the-list
Kristina1213 (172) – 12/24/13 – Her fiancé fooled her into thinking that the proposal wasn’t coming this holiday season. He called her to their Christmas tree to give her an early gift, so she walked in to see ‘Marry Me’ in lights on their tree and him on bended knee! See her beautiful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/172-is-off-the-list
WinterQueen (241) – 12/24/13 – This Bee is engaged!
BrilliantBee523 (271) – 12/25/13 – After nearly four years together, this was a very special Christmas for her and her fiancé. He presented her with a box of ornaments, and once she opened the box he turned one over to reveal ‘Will You Marry Me?’ written on the other side! Read her story here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-271-off-the-list-perfect-christmas-morning-proposal
busybeebee (228) – 12/25/13 – Her fiancé resisted the urge to propose on Christmas morning so that he could ask her to marry him in front of her parents that evening. He simply asked, “will you marry me?” and she enthusiastically accepted! See her charming ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-228-off-the-list-we-got-engaged-on-christmas
LearCat23 (262) – 12/25/13 – She was pretty sure that he was not going to propose, even after nine months of waiting, but as they were sitting by their Christmas tree opening presents he surprised her with the present she really wanted: an engagement ring! See her delightful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/he-was-bluffing-i-did-get-engaged-on-christmas-day-after-all
PixieLaRoux (287) – 12/25/13 – Her son helped her to open a present from her fiancé. Among the various random household items in the box was a ring! She caught his eye and he grinned, saying, “would you like to get married, to me, please?” She happily accepted his proposal. See her splendid ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/christmas-morning-proposal-come-meet-my-2ct-fb-moissy-in-rose-gold-sol393
RedheadMeggs (195) – 12/25/13 – Her fiancé asked her if she wanted to assemble the electric fireplace that she received from her parents. She gave him a look and said she was too tired. He replied, “well, do you want to marry me?” She broke into happy tears and accepted! See her elegant ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/please-take-195-off-the-list-he-proposed-on-christmas
ValerieBee03 (103) – 12/25/13 – They had an amazing Christmas together filled with presents, holiday television show episodes, a gingerbread house building contest, a fantastic dinner, and cuddling on the couch in front of their tree. Last but not least, he proposed! See her wonderful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/post-1000engaged
jules103 (34) – 12/27/13 – Just after their third anniversary, her fiancé gave her the proposal she was dreaming of. He had discretely asked her father for permission beforehand, and on center ice of an outdoor ice skating rink he slid on one knee and popped the question! Read her story here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/well-its-been-good-run
Redapple89 (156) – 12/29/13 – She became a bride-to-be at Edinburgh castle! Her fiancé dropped to one knee, told her that he loves her, and explained that he wanted to enter the year 2014 as a couple planning their future together. Read her proposal story here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/engaged-please-take-me-off-the-list
Thatonegirl171 (161) – 12/30/13 – Her fiancé surprised her with the proposal, and she still can’t quite believe it’s real! Everyone is thrilled for the happy couple, and she is hoping that this is still the case when they share that they are not planning a traditional wedding ceremony. See her sparkly ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/what-a-surprise
Congratulations to our newly engaged Bees!