Karen & Kurt 
Edgewood in St. Denis

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Leaving Misty Lake

Posted by karenandkurt on September 26, 2013 at 3:30 PM Comments comments (0)

As I write this, we are almost done moving the last drips and draps out of Misty Lake and cleaning the townhouse. I never realized how emotional this process is! Stuff just seems to keep coming out of the house! It’s amazing what two people, who lived full single lives for 15 years, can cram into one house during the first few years of marriage.

We have loved Misty Lake. The neighborhood – our corner of it – has been beautiful. The pond made a huge difference in hel...

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The Wedding and Garden

Posted by karenandkurt on May 3, 2010 at 2:32 PM Comments comments (1)

Sunday was spent in the garden. And it was a day well-spent.

 

On Saturday, Margaret, Gracie, the boys and I went down to Chesapeake Beach for the “pre-wedding” hairstyle-trial. The lady who did my hair was a dear and we looked over her book of hairstyles she had done with other brides. We found a good-looking one that lifts the hair up but leaves some long down the neck. She also trimmed my hair.

Margaret has the pictures, so if you’re curious, check ...

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A wonderful wedding shower

Posted by karenandkurt on April 12, 2010 at 4:07 PM Comments comments (1)

This weekend was, perhaps, one of the sweetest and most humbling experiences a bride can receive: A shower filled with other women who care about me and offered their generosity in the beginning of married life.

 

Most of those who came to the wedding shower hosted by my bridesmaids and Kurt’s aunts know that I’m more comfortable hosting a party than being an honored guest. It was a wonderful affair, though. My sister contacted

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