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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 23rd. 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 8/19/2013 Waiting List! We had ELEVEN engagements this week!
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: shaka is eating eggs Benedict, FutureMrsV2016 is snacking on chocolate Lucky Charms, sunshinewish15 is munching on nachos with salsa and sour cream, totalchaos58 is staying healthy with Greek yogurt and pineapple, QuirkySocialite is crushing her package of golden Oreos, cherriesandcream is loving her quesadillas, missjayb is having Chinese takeout, MissAquamarine is snacking on tortilla chips, and PoppyRose and maudemaisha are indulging in cookies. What are you eating this week?
Waiting Drink: shaka is sipping on chocolate mint tea, FutureMrsV2016 is drinking iced caramel macchiato, sunshinewish15 is drinking a berry smoothie, totalchaos58 is drinking Starbucks True North blend coffee, QuirkySocialite and missjayb are hydrating with plain old water, and cherriesandcream is finishing her week with a margarita What are you drinking this week?
Waiting Nail Polish: shaka is wearing OPI Cosmo-Not Tonight Honey, sunshinewish15 is sporting Rimmel London Cupcake Pink, totalchaos58 is staying classy with China Glaze For Audrey, QuirkySocialite is looking forward to a sunshine yellow, and MissAquamarine is wearing Essie Tart Deco. 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
mscuppycake (227) – 7/20/13 – Her proposal wasn’t a surprise, but it was perfect! Her FI got down on one knee and gave a speech, and they treated themselves to Japanese food and chocolate lava cake. See her solitaire and studded manicure here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/engaged-cuppycake
CarpefnDiem (143) – 7/21/13 – She was so focused on her friend’s housewarming party that a proposal didn’t even cross her mind. Her FI set the camera to auto-timer, and he proposed in front of everyone! See her halo beauty here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/143-i-love-you
Soon2BeBee (299) – 7/21/13 – They went on a hike in beautiful Breckenridge. When they reached a clearing, she started picking wildflowers. He wrapped his arms around her and asked her to marry him! Pictures to come soon. http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/after-1-week-on-the-list-cross-299-off-im-engaged
beeeforeigocrazy (121) – 7/22/13 – Her FI proposed in a sweet and simple way. She’s absolutely elated right now! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-121-off-the-list-he-finally-did-it
QueenSP11 (85) – 7/24/13 – She and her FI planned a trip to Europe for their anniversary. During the Harry Potter tour in London, her FI asked an employee to snap a picture of them while he proposed in front of Dumbledor’s office! Pics here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/85-engaged-harry-potter-london-proposal-pics
alsgirl (113) – 7/26/13 – They woke up early to view their city from a nearby mountain, watch hot air balloons take off, and have a picnic in a rose garden. After taking pictures, he proposed with a TARDIS box and sparkly ring! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/113-has-left-the-list-rose-garden-proposal-d-1
Andthepupmakes3 (270) – 7/26/13 – After stargazing in the backyard, she got up to go inside. Before she could leave, her FI grabbed her hand, got down on one knee, and proposed! See her double halo here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-270-off-the-list
LilacandRoses (287) – 7/26/13 – Her FI flew down to visit, and they toured Ft. McHenry. They headed to the Lumineers concert on an evening with the most perfect weather, where he slipped a sparkling oval beauty on her ring finger! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/engaged-yay
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
Congratulations to our newly engaged Bees!