Sunday, August 16, 2009

The Cherry On Top

 

…well actually, the pineapple on top, but cherry sounds much better for a title.

Parrish and I had a fantastic day. We both had the day off of work and our schedules were relatively open. So we ventured out to the West Point of the Eno River for a hike.

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The trails at the Eno are so fun! Lots of climbing, which I love! Most of it runs along the river, so the views are great!

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After the hike we decided to walk the river bed a bit. We both wished we had brought sandals…but no such luck!

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So handsome!

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Lately Parrish has been grilling every Sunday! (Love that!!) Steaks and asparagus were on the menu, but I surprised Parrish with one of our favorite desserts!

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Grilled pineapple with a dollop of Mascarpone Cheese! Tasty!

Grill the pineapple until it begins to char. Serve it with a cold dollop :)

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Perfect Bite

Wedding UPDATES!!!

We booked the venue and set the date! September 18, 2010 :)

And I’m going to look at wedding dresses tomorrow…SO NERVOUS!!!

Also, I changed my header over the weekend…I’m still not crazy about it. I use Microsoft Clip Art usually, and my previous header ended up on another GF blog as a logo. So I figured I should change mine to keep it fresh. This one is just until I tweak a few of my own pics. That way I won’t have to change it again. But I am not the most savvy computer gal. Any pointers?

I hope everyone has a great Monday tomorrow :)

6 comments:

joanjie said...

I am getting very excited about the big wedding. You better sneak pics when you are looking at dresses tomorrow. :) And the header looks good-- I kinda like it. But I agree that a pic of you would be really cute. :-0

Katrina said...

I'm with you on the whole techno savvy thing. I need a computer guru. So excited for you! It's really official feeling when you set the date. Have fun picking a dress. Mine was the first one I tried on.

Betsy said...

That pineapple looks delicious. Totally trying it. Thanks for the idea!

Yay Wedding! How exciting. And a September wedding will be lovely!

I'm all the "paint" with my header. I wish I knew how to do techie stuff too. :(

NaTy said...

hi!
securing the wedding place is a huge thing to mark off of the to-do list. where will you get married?
ahhhh, The Eno River...luv it.
if you haven't been, you'll have to go to The Eno River festival, usually in the summer some time.
-erin

MoonGoddess said...

I'm so excited!!!! & you know I adore that part of September! ;)

Marlow said...

Joanjie- We DEF need to go look at more dresses soon!

Katrina- I am SO jealous (but happy) that your dress was the first you tried on!!

Betsy- Oooooh the pineapple is SO delicious. I love your header!!

Erin- We're getting married at The Barn at Valhalla. You go down 54 past Carrboro and it's before you get to Saxpahaw. The address is Chapel Hill, but it so isn't!

MoonGoddess- I know! I hope it's not too hot!!