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#1 Chris in VA

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:10 PM

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And with that, my ds is engaged. :hurray:

 

I love his wife-to-be--she's lovely in every way.

 

 

Whew! That feels better! I've been dying to tell y'all!! :laugh:


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#2 PrairieSong

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:11 PM

Congratulations to both of them and to your family!

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:12 PM

Congratulations!

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:12 PM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!

 

:hurray: :hurray: :hurray: :hurray: :hurray: :hurray: :hurray: :hurray:

 

I can hardly wait to join you on the other side.



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:17 PM

Yay!! Congratulations to your DS and his fiancee! :-)



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:18 PM

Congrats to you, future mother-in-law! And, congrats to the happy couple too!



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:21 PM

Congratulations Chris!

 

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:22 PM

How exciting! Congratulations to all. We want to hear all the details. Lets start with your dress...


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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:24 PM

:hurray:  :hurray:  :hurray:



#10 myblessings4

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:25 PM

Congratulations!!!

#11 Ausmumof3

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:27 PM

Congratulations!

#12 Chris in VA

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:28 PM

Haha--welllll...

 

The dress I wear will just be one I own, because the wedding is casual and happening in a couple of weeks. It will be quite small. I don't have a say in planning as my son and his fiancee will be doing the whole thing on their own. (We may help with the honeymoon.)

 

I haven't spoken with ds yet, but on fb his sweetie said he made a scavenger hunt and then proposed to her at a wonderful hotel/resort that is in their town. It's a gorgeous setting, and I am sure it was a lovely proposal. Her ring is a beauty--he's always be interested in gems (we have gone mining several times, and friends have given the boys some nice garnets and such), so he picked an aquamarine as the stone, with tiny diamonds on the band. I'll ask if I can share the pic with you--it really is pretty, and just different enough that it shows both their personalities.

 

Thanks for asking!


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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:29 PM

awwww...Congrats!

 

 



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:30 PM

Sweet....congrats!  :001_wub:


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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:31 PM

:hurray:



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:41 PM

Awww, congratulations! :hurray:

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 09:50 PM

:hurray:  :hurray:  :hurray:



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:02 PM

That's wonderful, Chris. Congratulations to your ds!

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:04 PM

:party:



#20 clementine

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:09 PM

Congratulations!!

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:14 PM

How exciting!  Congratulations!

 



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:14 PM

Hooray!! :hurray:  :hurray:



#23 NicksMama-Zack's Mama Too

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:22 PM

So happy for you!

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:24 PM

Congratulations!

 



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 10:25 PM

That's so great!!

Is it too soon for "how to be a MIL that nobody hates" tips?! I got a few suggestions ;)
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#26 Jean in Newcastle

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 11:05 PM

Congratulations!  



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 11:08 PM

:party: :party: :party:



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Posted 27 April 2015 - 11:26 PM

I hope that they'll be very happy together, Chris.

 

Regards,

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Posted 27 April 2015 - 11:50 PM

Yay!  Happy day. Congratulations to him.



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 12:14 AM

That is GREAT! Congratulations to them, and your expanding family :D

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Posted 28 April 2015 - 12:21 AM

Yay!

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Posted 28 April 2015 - 03:20 AM

Congratulations to both of them and to your family! 4c.jpg



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 04:10 AM

Congratulations!   :party:



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 06:27 AM

Congratulations!



#35 Chris in VA

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Posted 28 April 2015 - 06:38 AM

You all are so kind.



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 06:58 AM

What wonderful news! Congrats on soon being a mother-in-law!!



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 07:00 AM

Congratulations!



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 08:14 AM

Huge congrats to all!  So happy for you that you like them together--what a joy!   

 

So, yeah, CONGA-RATS!!!!



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 08:23 AM

Congratulations! :party:

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Posted 28 April 2015 - 08:28 AM

That's terrific!  Congratulations!  I love the idea of a small ceremony.  :)

 



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 08:43 AM

Oh Congratulations!   How exciting.  :) :)



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 08:46 AM

Awww... mazel tov!   :party:



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 09:10 AM

Yay!

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Posted 28 April 2015 - 03:35 PM

:hurray: Congratulations! :hurray: !!



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Posted 28 April 2015 - 05:23 PM

Haha--welllll...

 

The dress I wear will just be one I own, because the wedding is casual and happening in a couple of weeks. It will be quite small. I don't have a say in planning as my son and his fiancee will be doing the whole thing on their own. (We may help with the honeymoon.)

 

I haven't spoken with ds yet, but on fb his sweetie said he made a scavenger hunt and then proposed to her at a wonderful hotel/resort that is in their town. It's a gorgeous setting, and I am sure it was a lovely proposal. Her ring is a beauty--he's always be interested in gems (we have gone mining several times, and friends have given the boys some nice garnets and such), so he picked an aquamarine as the stone, with tiny diamonds on the band. I'll ask if I can share the pic with you--it really is pretty, and just different enough that it shows both their personalities.

 

Thanks for asking!

 

So... do we get to see the ring?  It sounds so lovely. 

 

Much happiness to your son and new daughter-in-love. 
 



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Posted 29 April 2015 - 07:43 AM

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Posted 29 April 2015 - 10:44 AM

Oooh, pretty!    :001_tt1: <-- I've always wanted to use this smiley.



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Posted 29 April 2015 - 11:51 AM

Gorgeous ring - and her nails are pretty too!



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Posted 29 April 2015 - 12:20 PM

And with that, my ds is engaged. :hurray:

 

I love his wife-to-be--she's lovely in every way.

 

 

Whew! That feels better! I've been dying to tell y'all!! :laugh:

Congratulations!