- 5 years ago
Welcome to the 4/29/2013 Waiting List! There must be something in the water, because so many of our Bees got engaged this month!
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: Asparagus. Try this prosciutto-wrapped version with creamy beurre blanc.
Waiting Drink: Gin Breeze, a refreshing combination of gin, coconut water, lime, and honey.
Waiting Nail Polish: Milky white, like Essie Marshmallow.
If you would like to suggest items for next week’s list, comment below.
Our Patient Waiting Bees:
Note: This is the “cleaned-up” version of the list. If I mistakenly took you off the list but you responded to the Clean-Up Thread, please indicate your comment number from that thread in a comment below. If you did not respond to the Clean-Up Thread, you can still be re-added to the end of the list.
- Cynthia Rose
- Miss Adventure
Our Recently Engaged Bees
MrsCam24 (317) – 3/30/2013 – She and her Fiance went for a beach hike in Cape Cod. When they were all alone, she turned around and saw him with the open ring box. See lots of pictures of her beautiful moissanite and vintage setting here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/317-recently-engaged-33013
mistyeyes (9) – 3/31/2013 – This Bee was so confident that she would get her proposal that she didn’t ask to stay on the list during Clean-Up. It turns out her intuition was spot on, because she is now engaged!
Lauren8712 (245) – 3/31/2013 – Her Fiance called her and asked her to get ready for dinner, so she picked up a new outfit. When they got to the Cheesecake Factory, she saw the ring box sitting on the table! See her three-stone ring beauty here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/cross-245-of-the-list-
louloubelle84 (213) – 3/31/2013 – After she showed her disappointment, her Fiance showed her a delay message from the Etsy seller and proposed without the ring. He proposed again later on the beach with the beautiful morganite, rose gold ring! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/proposal-story-warning-long-1
DomesticDiva (72) – 4/1/2013 – She and her Fiance went out to a new restaurant for their second anniversary. She gave him a card and concert tickets, and he pulled out a ring in exchange! Though it was April Fool’s Day, the proposal was no joke. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/marrying-my-april-fool
sweet5k (105) – 4/2/2013 – She returned home from Easter dinner to find roses and dessert made by her Fiance. Eventually she made her way to the living room, where her Fiance was down on one knee and surrounded by candles! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-105-off-the-list-im-engaged
NovaGrey (74) – 4/5/2013 – Instead of going out for pizza like they had originally planned, her Fiance asked her to meet her at the Ritz Carlton. She found a box with a map, met him on the cliffs, and received her beautiful green amethyst ring! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/engaged-novagrey-is-off-the-list
MissFemmeFatale (199) – 4/6/2013 – She and her Fiance went to Atlanta for a Magic tournament, and he proposed in front of the Beluga whales at the aquarium! Lots of crying ensued. See her three-stone halo here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/im-engaged-95
Honey-Bee (211) – 4/7/2013 – This Bee is thrilled with her proposal! It happened at home, and she is so excited to be engaged. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/211-is-off-the-list
QuintinsMommy24 (171) – 4/7/2013 – Congratulations are in order for this Bee! She’s engaged!
mistress_anne (101) – 4/11/2013 – They ended up at their favorite tea house in downtown Charlottesville. He pulled out a note asking her to be his companion so that together they could go see the stars, and proposed with a star-shaped ring! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/101s-off-the-list-im-engaged
EmilyJoy (105) – 4/13/2013 – They went out to dinner, and when they arrived home, he unexpectedly dropped to one knee! See her beautiful micropavé cushion-cut ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/im-back-and-take-105-off-the-list
Sapphirecupcake (177) – 4/14/2013 – Her Fiance had accidentally cut his thumb while cooking, and asked her to get more plaster for it while he retrieved the ring box. While she was attending to her thumb, he proposed! See her sapphire sparkler here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-177-off-the-list-squeeeeeeeeeeeeeee
Soon2BD-CBee (50) – 4/14/2013 – Even though her Fiance dropped several clues (changing backpacks, being quiet all morning, and insisting on going to Central Park), she had no idea! They celebrated afterward with mimosas. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-me-off-the-list-engaged-in-central-park
Heartsandsparkles (53) – 4/16/2013 – She spotted the proposal coming from a mile away, but it was still very special. Her Fiance took her on a series of stops during their Mexico trip and presented her with a beautiful pave ring. See loads of pictures here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/once-upon-a-time-in-mexicotake-53-off-the-list
Esperanzy (118) – 4/17/2013 – She’s officially engaged! Congratulations!
Bookaholic (95) – 4/18/2013 – After her final law school exam, her Fiance made up for not paying for her celebratory dinner by proposing when they got home! He couldn’t wait any longer to propose, and gave her a beautifully classic solitaire ring. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-95-off-the-list-pics
SlovenePrincess (102) – 4/19/2013 – After a series of flight delays, her long-distance Fiance took her out and proposed where they first met. Read her adorable 4Cs description of her ring and see a picture of the sparkler here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/he-proposed-28
maniccupcake (182) – 4/20/2013 – Her Fiance was too excited to propose that he bypassed his original plans and blurted it out one night! See her three-stone halo ring with natural brown diamonds here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-182-off-the-list-im-engaged
WestCoast (7) – 4/20/2013 – Her Fiance took her to a beach area by some waterfalls, where they picnicked surrounded by candles. He then gave her something she would wear forever: her beautiful engagement ring! See it here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/the-wait-is-over-7
CharleighT (241) – 4/21/2013 – She always imagined that she would get engaged on a hike, and lo and behold, her Fiance took her on a hike this weekend! Though it was freezing, he still took her on a hike and proposed with an infinity band ring. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/i-think-its-going-to-be-this-weekend
Sanibel13 (107) – 4/21/2013 – This Swiss Bee received her beautiful shared-prong ring on her 40th birthday in front of her friends and family! Her Fiance plans to propose privately soon. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-107-off-the-list-finally-engaged-but
JonJoon (31) – 4/8/2013 – Her Fiance proposed underwater with a sign and the ring while they were scuba diving in Aruba. She surfaced to ask him if he was serious, and then she said yes! It was a complete surprise. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/aruba-4
Corgi-cariad (181) – 4/14/2013 – Her Fiance proposed at sunset during their first night in the Caribbean! He opened up a trinket box he bought five years ago while they were doing a LDR, and opened it to reveal a fancy light yellow diamond ring! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/the-magic-of-a-caribbean-proposal
Emilylars (154) – 4/19/2013 – Her Fiance got down on one knee and had the whole proposal secretly photographed! She’s still in shock! See her rectangular cushion cut halo with three row micropave here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/engaged-ring-pics-included
BooBooBee (197) – 4/20/2013 – She and her Fiance went out to dinner. He pulled out a ring box with a ring she really didn’t like, and then pulled out the real ring box with her dream ring! Read the whole story here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/when-you-dont-expect-itthe-full-story
MissBettsy (39) – 4/22/2013 – After her FI’s DVD rental store closed, she created a scavenger hunt by placing clues inside meaningful movies. She led him into a candle-lit room, where he proposed with a beautiful heart-shaped ruby! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/we-both-said-yes
sillysillybee (109) – 4/24/2013 – Her Fiance proposed in the privacy of their apartment, and now she has a 1.23 carat, E color, VS1 princess cut diamond on her ring finger! See her ring and shimmery magenta nail polish here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/please-take-109-off-the-list-i-am-engaged
MsYankee (47) – 4/26/2013 – Her Fiance pulled out a plastic baggie with an orange play-dough disc at the restaurant where they first met. He had used it to make an impression of her RHR so he could size her new colorless diamond solitaire! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/got-engaged-last-night-my-proposal
GirlWithTheGlassSlippers (157) – 4/27/2013 – She and her Fiance were dressed to the nines for a fancy “green” ball, where they received many compliments. Her Fiance proposed while they were in the photo booth! Ring pictures here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-157-off-the-list-this-bee-is-engaged
Congratulations to our newly engaged Bees!