Gifted: Our first wedding gift

Nothing says happily ever after better than whoopie pies – approved by Chairman Bob in a beautifully DIY’d gift bag, nonetheless.

image

There’s a story behind this and yes, please see me laughing. And I’m still laughing. A coworker of mine decided she was going to go back to school and be a smarty pants at Johns Hopkins out on the east coast. I know, how dare her! In all honesty, I’m over-joyed for her. She deserves it and I know will go on to do tremendous things. Our office will miss her – I’ll miss her as she kept me much more sane than I realized.

With moving comes packing. With packing comes de-cluttering. With de-cluttering comes gifting – apparently! So on her last day, it was not her receiving the farewell gifts, but me! A lovely DIY decorated bag sat awaiting my presence. A whoopie pie maker! 12 pie maker at that!

The story behind it is long and probably only funny to us. Anyhow – it was the gesture that counted. The thought put into it. And yes, thank you Amanda for gifting me with my first wedding gift! It brought me straight into Gilmore Land and thinking of Lorelai and her almost-wedding to Max. I’ll stop there….

Thank you Amanda for bringing humor and friendship into my first wedding gift! I’m sure to carry on with such humor, good spirits and thankfulness in my remaining wedding experience.

Now, who wants whoopie pie?

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Chalk it up to Experience and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s