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Wedding planning begins, or I hope I don't turn into Bridezilla!

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"I dreamed of a wedding of elaborate elegance, A church filled with family and friends.
I asked him what kind of a wedding he wished for,
He said one that would make me his wife."
~Author Unknown
So Jim and I have been talking about marriage for some time now.

When we first starting dating, I brought it up. Not because I'm desperate to be married — I was never one of those girls. I've always been the type that said I could take it or leave it, and I truly meant that.
No, I brought it up because IF I am in a relationship, it's the committed kind. I don't do casual, I don't do one night stands. I'm still a virgin. In fact, Jim is the only guy I've ever kissed.
Why? Well, there's a lot of reasons behind those decisions. First and foremost is my faith. I've always believed that sex before marriage is wrong. That said, that's a decision everyone has to make, a decision between them, God, and their partner.

I don't believe God said that it was w…

My first crafty post: "Love"

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Love one another and you will be happy. It's as simple and as difficult as that. ~Michael Leunig.
Lately, I don't know what it is, but I'm feeling so very Martha Stewart mixed with Betty Crocker. Of course, then there's nights like tonight, where I've been VERY lazy and enjoy the antics of dear Jessica Fletcher as she solves murders all from the safety of my home, with the dogs curled up at my feet.
Anyway, thought I would take a time out from the sleuthing to post this Valentine's-themed project I completed on Sunday. I had promised a friend I'd try to give the directions for how I did this on here, so here goes. Remember, I'm a newbie at this direction-giving stuff, so bear with me :) 
I found a version of this "LOVE" on Pinterest and I'm sure I'm not the only one who did. If you are like me, you are guilty of sometimes pinning without following the link. Imagine my sadness when I realized it was in a different language :( 

I'm sure…