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FALL CLEAN-UP ALERT!
The Clean-Up Thread has been posted! If you were 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 by Saturday, October 5th. At the beginning of each week, I will bump the Clean-Up Thread with a list of Bees who haven’t yet replied.
Questions? Post them below and I will answer them!
Welcome to the 9/23/2013 Waiting List! We added 25 new Bees 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: ohmariemarie is making tomato-braised short rib ragu with homemade ricotta gnocchi, calicow2 is indulging in Snickers ice cream bars, Olympia is eating liege waffles with Nutella, and LovelyEmily says goodbye to the list with chocolate-covered strawberries What are you eating this week?
Waiting Drink: calicow2 is drinking light lemonade. What are you drinking this week?
Waiting Nail Polish: calicow2 is wearing Pure Ice “No Means No,” Creiddylad is wearing Essie “Mademoiselle,” and nouna is sporting Essie “Macks.” 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
badabing88 (111) – 8/25/13 – With their friends in tow, her Fiance 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 Fiance 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 Fiance 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 Fiance 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
LilliePad (75) – 8/17/13 – Her Fiance proposed out of the blue while they were at home, and she of course cried! They celebrated with a nice dinner afterward. Read on for some great advice: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-number-76-off-the-list-and-a-bit-of-advice-to-the-waiting-bees
letigre (160) – 8/28/13 – They headed out for takeout, but he rushed back in to “get his wallet.” When they returned, she saw a book of memories with her name embossed on the cover! She sobbed as she read it. See lots of cute pictures here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/he-finally-proposed-with-help-from-our-friends-and-family-pics-included
DazedConfusedEtc (274) – 8/28/13 – After a romantic dinner in an historic part of town, took a walk through the old city and by the ocean. Her Fiance got down on one knee, and she said yes! See her sparkly pave ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-274-off-the-list
RenoSweeney24 (254) – 8/30/13 – Her Fiance made delicious summer lasagna and headed downstairs to retrieve some ice cream from the garage. He came back with a sweet treat, but it wasn’t ice cream! See her stunning Tiffany Soleste here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/254-take-me-off-the-list
Sassybridesf (299) – 8/31/13 – Her Fiance proposed on her birthday! Check back for more details: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/off-the-list-2
HappyInLove11 (269) – 9/1/13 – They are nearly done with their wedding planning, but she just got her ring. Congratulations to this officially engaged Bee!
Prettygirltisha (315) – 9/1/13 – He took her to one of her favorite lounges, but to her surprise, it was completely empty. After ordering drinks and food, her Fiance told her to close her eyes. When she finally complied, he was down on one knee! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-315-off-the-list-please
MsBear27 (209) – 9/3/13 – This Bee is moving off the list! Congratulations!
KoalaWalla (4) – 9/3/13 – Her Fiance proposed on her birthday after dinner, six years after their first date. She retrieved a jewelry box from the glove compartment, not thinking it was THE box! See her funny faces and ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/youre-number-4
theEguarantee (133) – 9/3/13 – They got their portrait done by a charcoal artist. After sitting for the portrait, her Fiance presented it to her. At the bottom, the artist had written, “You’re my best friend. Will you marry me?” See the sketch and ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/8-years-9-months-no-longer-waiting-im-engaged
RockyTop15 (110) – 9/3/13 – Congratulations to this lucky Bee! See her beautiful pave solitaire here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/ive-been-extremely-distracted-these-last-couple-of-days
Fireflysushi (149) – 9/7/13 – She and her Fiance climbed a 14,259-foot mountain. When they reached the top, he popped the question! Even though she was oxygen-deprived, she said yes. See her gorgeous bezel-set ring and proposal pictures here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/so-it-took-79-years-butpics-included
FutureMrsRatliff (138) – 9/6/13 – Her Fiance proposed under the stars! See pictures of her six-prong, knife-edge solitaire here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-138-off-the-list
AllieLaLa (60) – 9/10/13 – He got down on one knee in their backyard on their two-year anniversary. She’s still so shocked! See her rose gold and pave woven ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-60-off-the-list-im-engaged
luckylady3090 (325) – 9/11/13 – Her Fiance took her on a trip to Pebble Beach. When they reached the secluded beach, he asked someone to take pictures from a lookout point. During the last photo, he dropped to one knee! See proposal and ring pictures: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/i-am-getting-married-325-off-the-list-d
mojitolady (189) – 9/12/13 – She and her Fiance flew to Paris for a tour of France. They visited the Pont des Arts, where he handed her a lock and key for the bridge. When she couldn’t get it open, he helped her unlock it and proposed to her! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/189-is-engaged
TippyT (119) – 9/13/13 – She’s off the list! Congratulations to this Bee on her engagement!
misskittenn (109) – 9/14/13 – Her Fiance took her to a sushi place on their fifth dating anniversary. When they returned home, he held her hands, talked to her about their future, and proposed with a beautiful peridot and diamond ring! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/omg-take-106-off-the-list-were-engaged
QuirkySocialite (188) – 9/17/13 – She headed to his place after a full day of tennis, and her Fiance almost made her angry by pretending to have already eaten. When she turned around to yell at him, he was down on one knee! See her beautiful ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/188-says-good-bye
EveryDayofForever (151) – Two months after their ten-month anniversary, her Fiance proposed! He was planning on proposing at Christmas, but the ring was burning a hole in his pocket. See her beautiful ring and read her waiting advice here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/he-proposed-32
eecuadrado (335) – 9/18/13 – She went on a walk with his mom in their favorite park. When they reached the water, she saw her Fiance and her family by a table with candles and wine. See his romantic proposal set up and more pictures here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/here-she-isthe-proposal-story-take-335-off-the-list
HoldFastHope (228) – 9/21/13 – She and her Fiance went to their special occasion restaurant for their eight-year anniversary. When the dessert came with “Will you…” written in chocolate syrup, she cried! See her emerald-cut ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/8-years-later-were-engaged-pic-heavy
Laurenplusalex (182) – 9/22/13 – Her Fiance took her to their favorite restaurant by the beach and had a dessert sent out with “Will you marry me?” written on the plate. He got down on one knee, and she said yes! See her three stone sparkler here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/182-is-off-the-list
LovelyEmily (316) – 9/23/13 – After a fun trip to Sea World, her Fiance suggested a walk along the beach because of the beautiful weather. Suddenly, he dropped to one knee and proposed! Despite her shock, she said yes! See her beautiful halo here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/take-316-off-the-list-beach-proposal
cranraspberry (138) – 9/23/13 – She and her Fiance explored Quebec for three days. They headed out to a national park, where she expected a mountaintop proposal. To her surprise, he proposed at a bridge during a sunset! See adorable pictures here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/138-is-off-the-list
iDreamofJune (355) – 9/23/13 – She knew he was The One on their first date, and ten months later they are engaged! See her unique vintage-style halo ring here: http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/10-months-of-waiting
arizonagirl (282) – 9/23/13 – After preparing a huge breakfast, her Fiance told her he had brought home a dessert from a local bakery. When she looked over at him, he was down on one knee! Instead of getting an éclair, she got a beautiful halo ring! http://boards.weddingbee.com/topic/officially-engaged-take-me-off-the-list
Congratulations to our newly engaged Bees!