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We played quite a few games in our 2-hour window! The Bell Game Bridal Shower Trivia Bridal Veil Competition Bridal Pictionary Bride-to-Be BINGO The Bell Game How Well Do You Know the Bride? Turns out, Alyssa's future mother-in-law did! Bride-to-Be BINGO! Lots of winners with this game! Bridal Pictionary Bridesmaid Ashley did a great job … Continue reading Bling Bridal Shower Games!
While Katie was in town over the Christmas break, she and Alyssa's other bridesmaids put together a Bridal Shower. And, since it was Alyssa, the theme was BLING!! The room was filled with "diamonds," crystals, pennants, banners and balloons! Lots of sparkle! We were determined to make this a fun party - and I think … Continue reading Alyssa’s Bling Bridal Shower!
Growing up Catholic, I was well aware of the Holy Day in early December, The Immaculate Conception. But I had no idea that the Catholics in Nicaragua celebrated like this!! I think it might have been really interesting to learn about how other countries celebrate as I was growing up, but that wasn't in our … Continue reading Nicaragua in December – Purisima!
Yes, this is long overdue, but we had a busy couple of months... I spent 7 packed days last month in Nicaragua. Michael, my Peace Corps Volunteer son, worked with his girlfriend's family to make my stay so enjoyable. The people were so friendly on the plane as we approached Nicaragua. I noticed how loud … Continue reading Nicaragua in December – Managua & LaPaz