26 August 2010

I am the luckiest girl in the world...


To be married to this guy.

I am so busy I don't stop to think about it enough.

He loves our boys so much and he loves their mama.

He works all the time (he is shooting about four weeks in a row this month...so
we are both just beat.)

But he doesn't complain.  He comes home, scoops up the kids, and draws me a bath...
and usually hands me some chardonnay.

He listens to me gripe, helps me solve problems, and doesn't judge
me when I haven't shaved my legs in three weeks because the razor
fell under the tub and it always slips my mind to pick it up before I crawl
into the tub and I can't reach it when I'm in there.  They are bad, those legs...
and he doesn't complain (at least not to me).

To top it off, when he has a few days off he is sending me 
to the beach...alone!  for three nights!

I am truly blessed.  Just had to share.

And on behalf of Chris, here are some
of my favorite simple and beach-like images.



marie claire maison




Anisa Darnell




cabbages & roses via from the right bank 





wisteria




dunno

Haven't you heard of dunno magazine? :)



elle decor




 and our home is a little beachy I think

All the best....Julie


23 comments:

  1. oh, that was awesome. I laughed out loud about the shaving-your-legs part. so me! thanks for a touching post, Julie....

    love, Donna

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  2. Wonderful!! You crack me up about the unshaven legs - that is so me too (my poor husband)! Enjoy your time off!!

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  3. What a guy!! And alone for 3 days? I can't even imagine!! Enjoy!!

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  4. Sounds like you are married to a wonderful and caring man. I also think he is very lucky to be married to a caring, thoughtful and sweet girl like you.

    ... and I love that picture from Wisteria... so beautiful!

    xo

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  5. Lovely! You mean 3 days of no one to clean-up after? ;-) Soaking up the sun with no one saying, "MOM! WATCH THIS!" I love when people are in love. Have a fabulous time.

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  6. so cute. and funny. sweet husbands are the best. p.s. i liked your house the best of all those pics! xo

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  7. Wonderful and sweet tribute. I am so happy for you both. ~Tina~

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  8. What a sweet post! I feel the same about my husband. I must have been really good in a past life.

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  9. You are very lucky! Enjoy your alone beach time. And shave those hairy legs. Just kidding!

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  10. So sweet! Can't imagine this crazy life without a best friend to share it with!!

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  11. Wow what a husband! I want to see pictures of your wedding! Oh and I love dunno magazine, most of my pictures are from there!

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  12. Nice post to read. Most people are griping about their husbands. :)

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  13. Awww...so sweet! I don't know what it is about bloggers (myself included) but we really seem to be gaga over those husbands of ours... :)

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  14. You are a very lucky and sweet girl, and he is lucky to have you too!

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  15. He sounds like a keeper! And, he's lucky to have a wife who appreciates his kindness. Enjoy your time away. The beach is so soothing for the soul!

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  16. so happy for you julie! you deserve each other- you married a sweet guy and he married a sweet girl:) i hope that you have such a great and relaxing time away!!

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  17. Woohoo! A little deserving trip for some much needed (I'm sure) peace and quiet. Nice! I imagine that you are both incredibly thoughtful people. Isn't it nice when went you can find each other like that.

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  18. Awww, swee husbands are the best part of life. When I look back to my high school years I can't help thinking how much more fun they would have been if I had my sweet husband then too! Have fun!

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  19. What a blessed woman you are!

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  20. well, aren't you rather blessed. Hope you have the best time.

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  21. That is such a nice story! He seems like such a considerate person - and helpful - I'm happy you have one another.

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