On Wednesday, December 22nd, my mom suggested we make him a quilt. We only used scraps from her fabric closet, so the only thing it cost us was time! And boy, did it ever cost us. It had 9 squares total, and 8 of the squares feature a scene from our first year together. Its like, a scrap book, on a quilt! After 18 hours of hard labor, at 12:00 pm on Thursday, the 23rd we had this:
Here's a closeup of each square-- which is your favorite??
|1) Painting the Town Yellow 2) Our golf date 3) Watching movies 4) Eating dinners |
5)Baking cookies 6) Our first Christmas spent cross country
7) Singing in the Rain aka He proposed 8) Weddin'
We went to Cory's parents house for Christmas Day, opened a ton of presents and ate a ton of food. It was awesome. They surprised us with a new camera! So, we spent most of the day taking pictures trying to learn how to use it. So, we've got a lot of this:
|Zero editing, people. Its the way of the future. See how Cory is all sharp like, |
and the background is all blurry like? Oh baby.
|We're still getting the hang of self timers.|
Also, the other day when we got into the freezing cold car Cory exclaimed: "It's colder than a witch's teat in here!" He insists its a common phrase. Wikipedia agree's with him. Click HERE to know more about witch's teats than you ever wanted to.