Signing Off… For Now!

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Well, I truly intended to maintain my blogging through Saturday morning, but obviously I haven’t been able to do that at all!  Things have been pretty hectic here since Tuesday when our guests started to arrive. 

 

I got a good 8 hours of sleep last night — thank goodness!  It’s been so nutso here that I’ve been eating super sporadically (read: not really enough veggies and fruits and lots of on-the-go things like PB sammies) and I haven’t managed to work out since MONDAY!  Pictures have been impossible. 

 

But of course I am so excited.  This has felt like an amazing journey.  On Saturday, I will make the easiest and best decision of my life, and we’re looking forward to married life so much!  After 5 years, it will be nice to call each other "husband" and "wife"!  It’s strange to think I first met Future Hus when I was only 18 (we didn’t start to date right away).

 

Meghann will be posting a FULL WEDDING RECAP on this blog (and her own, I’m sure) tomorrow evening or Sunday morning.  Jenna from Eat, Live, Run is also coming to the wedding, so there will be some pictures on her blog!  I know a lot of you want to see *the dress* (my favorite part of weddings, too!) so come back later and check it out! :)  I didn’t want to leave you guys hanging until January 14!

 

My post-wedding blogging plans?  Well, of course I’ll still be blogging.  I get so much out of blogging; it’s made me a faster runner and a cleaner eater and (sometimes) a creative chef.  "Meeting" the blogging community electronically and in real life has been a true blessing in my life.

 

The blog will have a NEW name, which I will hopefully think on while on the honeymoon!

 

2009 looks like it will be filled with tons of races of all distances and other exciting challenges, so please come back on January 14!  I will miss you ALL, and I can’t wait to catch up on your blog when I return!

 

See you for the wedding recap tomorrow or Sunday!  Thanks again for sharing this part of my life with me, and I’ll "see" you soon!!!

{ 78 comments }

 

  • Erica January 2, 2009, 6:31 am

    Aw- I will miss you much šŸ™‚ Have fun! Cannot wait to see the pics (I think I’ve said this to you 10 times haha). Enjoy the honeymoon!

  • VeggieGirl January 2, 2009, 6:32 am

    No worries, girl – I’ll miss you, obviously; but you have a lot of exciting stuff going on!! šŸ™‚ WISHING YOU LOTS OF LUCK AND THE BEST!!! Enjoy the wedding and honeymoon, girl!!

  • Amanda January 2, 2009, 6:39 am

    Enjoy tomorrow! Yay for marriage!!! šŸ™‚

  • Simple and Divine January 2, 2009, 6:42 am

    YOU ARE GOING TO HAVE EVERYTHING AND MORE! I am so happy for you and FUTUREHUBCAP I can’t even tell you! Just KNOW that you have countless miracles coming your way, and breathe EASIER knowing that- Whenever the stresses kick in or the negative feelings start their chatter, REMIND yourself that these miracles are waiting for you this weekend and all you have to do is sit back, relax, and allow them to be magical for you šŸ™‚

    Love you Caitlin!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!

  • hk January 2, 2009, 6:45 am

    WISHING YOU LUCK AND HAPPINESS!! have a fabulous day šŸ™‚

  • leslie January 2, 2009, 6:46 am

    congratulations caitlin! i’m sure you will have an absolutely beautiful wedding and honeymoon!

    enjoy the next couple weeks – i can’t wait to see what the new year holds!

  • therunningaddict January 2, 2009, 7:13 am

    Bless you, Caitlin, and congratulations on the BIG DAY! I cannot believe it is finally here! I am so looking forward to seeing the recap!
    Lots of love to you!

  • alicia January 2, 2009, 7:20 am

    Congrats caitlin. I’m so excited for you and I can’t wait to read about your wedding recap.

    I’m sure you will be a beautiful bride. šŸ™‚

  • K January 2, 2009, 7:22 am

    CONGRATULATIONS TO THE BOTH OF YOU!!!!

    Wishing you ALL the best for your wedding, the honeymoon, and your future together!! Enjoy it all šŸ˜€

  • Meg January 2, 2009, 7:23 am

    I am so excited for you! Enjoy your special day and best wishes and blessings for all the married years ahead! I can’t wait to see the pics. I was wondering if you would change the name of your blog. I can’t wait to hear what you decide to name it. Have fun on your honeymoon!

  • Kath January 2, 2009, 7:35 am

    Have a WONDERFUL WEDDING Caitlin!!!!!!!

  • shaggren128 January 2, 2009, 7:41 am

    Hi, I’ve been reading your blog for a while and its so cute. Congrats on your wedding! Super clique, but enjoy every single minute because it will go by so fast!

  • sarah January 2, 2009, 7:44 am

    Congrats! Have an AMAZING wedding and honeymoon!

  • Tracey January 2, 2009, 7:45 am

    Best of luck with the wedding!
    I have an idea for the blog’s new name…since it will be all about your new life, how about: Wife Life

  • Trojan January 2, 2009, 7:47 am

    Caitlin..Have a beautiful wedding!!!!!I look forward to reading all about it when you get back!!!

    Happy New Year!!!

    Barbara

  • Quinn January 2, 2009, 7:49 am

    Have a wonderful wedding tomorrow, and all the best for a lifetime of happiness!

    Can’t wait to read all about it!

  • JulyBug January 2, 2009, 7:51 am

    Yay! Congratulations and have so much fun!

  • meghanN January 2, 2009, 7:59 am

    CONGRATULATIONS!!! your wedding is going to be so perfect, I am sure! Have a wonderful time on your honeymoon with your husband (!!) you certainly will be missed!

  • Andrea (Off Her Cork) January 2, 2009, 8:14 am

    Congrats you guys! And what a great way to bring in the new year with getting married. So sweet!

  • Amanda (Two Boos Who Eat) January 2, 2009, 8:24 am

    Have a great time in Napa! And enjoy every minute of your wedding! I can’t wait to see a recap.

  • Meghann January 2, 2009, 8:28 am

    I can’t believe tomorrow is the big day! It seems like yesterday we just met and you were still months away from saying I do. I am so glad to have met both you and Kristien! You guys are an amazing couple who are so perfectly prepared for married life.

    I am so honored to be doing your wedding recap and being a part of your special day. šŸ™‚ I love you!

  • Laughing Lindsay January 2, 2009, 8:45 am

    I am so privileged to watch this special journey in your life. Thank you for sharing it with us.

    You are going to knock em dead in that dress! I wish you all the happiness and love for the rest of your life with Future Husband.

    Go kick some ass girl! We’ll see you when you get back.

    Hugs!

  • Justine January 2, 2009, 8:47 am

    Awe, I’m sad you won’t be posting for nearly 2 weeks (!!!) but super happy that we get a wedding recap with pictures! šŸ™‚
    Enjoy your wedding tomorrow…I’m sure you’ll be a beautiful bride! And have fun on your honeymoon and enjoy the relaxation. I can’t wait to hear alllll about it when you get back!

  • Danielle January 2, 2009, 8:58 am

    You’ll be missed dearly but the time away will be more than well worth it and I’m so excited for you! Congratulations in advance! Enjoy the wedding and honeymoon that you’ve been so eagerly waiting for. I wish you and your (future) husband a healthy and happy life together, you two make fantastic pair. Best of luck to you both, ad take care!

  • inmytummy January 2, 2009, 8:59 am

    Congratulations Caitlin! I can’t wait to hear about it and see the pictures. I’m sure your dress is gorgeous.

  • Julie January 2, 2009, 9:05 am

    Congratulations to you and future hus!! Enjoy your day and honeymoon!! I wish you so much happiness!

  • Marissa January 2, 2009, 9:07 am

    Yay weddings šŸ™‚

  • Sharon January 2, 2009, 9:08 am

    Oh wow, have loads and loads and loads of fun! Enjoy the wedding!!!! OMG!!! YAHH!

  • Lyss January 2, 2009, 9:21 am

    Congratulations and have a blast!!! I’m very excited for you.

    Also, as far as your “new blog name”, perhaps you should think about not changing it at all. Techincally, the defnition of “bride” (according to Merriam Webster) is ‘A woman just married, or about to be married’. You could keep the same name for at least a year. Just something to think about!

  • Oh She Glows January 2, 2009, 9:40 am

    I have LOVED following you on your journey so much. I have nevermet youin person but I feel like you are truly a friend and I wish you all the best with your wedding and honeymoon!

    I can’t wait to see the DRESS!!! eek! ANd the rest of the pictures. Have a great time and don’t worry one bit about leaving the blog for a bit.

    Angela
    http://www.ohsheglows.com

  • ashley (sweetandnatural) January 2, 2009, 9:43 am

    Congratulations and best of luck Caitlin! Enjoy the wedding with your friends and family and have an amazing honeymoon. Can’t wait to hear all about it!

  • aron January 2, 2009, 9:59 am

    have a wonderful wedding!!! cant wait to see the pics and hear all about your most amazing day šŸ™‚

  • Anonymous January 2, 2009, 10:18 am

    All the very very very best Caitlin! your blog brightens my day, thanks for all the work you have put into it. your fun personality shines through amazingly too!

    congratulations to you and Kristien!

  • fitforfree January 2, 2009, 10:27 am

    Have fun! So excited to see pics!

  • imadedinner January 2, 2009, 10:34 am

    CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!! Have the time of your life!!!!

  • Elsa January 2, 2009, 10:47 am

    Congrats Caitlin! Enjoy your day!

  • Sarah (lovINmytummy) January 2, 2009, 10:56 am

    Best wishes as you start this new chapter of your life and blog! Can’t wait to read all about it! Have a blast!

  • megan January 2, 2009, 11:00 am

    Congrats! Enjoy your day! Have a great honeymoon!

  • Sharney January 2, 2009, 11:21 am

    Best Wishes to the new Mrs. FH!!!
    I will miss you so much, but I wish you every happiness in the world! Enjoy your special day and savor every moment! You will have the most beautiful wedding ever and I can’t wait to hear all about it šŸ™‚ Sending you lots of love!

    xoxo

  • Andrea of Care to Eat January 2, 2009, 11:23 am

    Savor each moment this weekend – it goes by so fast! Congratulations!

  • Becky January 2, 2009, 11:37 am

    We have all loved following you on your wedding journey adventures, and I know that I am SO looking forward to the recaps! Best of luck and have the time of your life because it’s YOUR WEDDING!!!!

  • Fitnessista January 2, 2009, 11:39 am

    congratulations!!! savor every second of this weekend- your wedding is going to be gorgeous. can’t wait to see pics!!

  • Carolina John January 2, 2009, 11:43 am

    Have fun on the honeymoon Caitlin! i’m sure the wedding will go off without a hitch. just keep an open mind and stay focused on the end result. that’s what got me through our ceremony 10 years ago!

  • Jess January 2, 2009, 11:49 am

    Have fun tomorrow! We’ll definitely miss you, I hope your honeymoon is a blast and I can’t wait to see your pictures when you get back!

  • Foodie (Fab and Delicious Food) January 2, 2009, 1:03 pm

    Congratulations and best wishes!

    Have a wonderful wedding and enjoy your honeymoon!

  • RhodeyGirl/Sabrina January 2, 2009, 1:11 pm

    eeeeeeekkkkkkkk!

    HAVE SO MUCH FUN, CONGRATULATIONS, AND BEST WISHES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Heather McD (Heather Eats Almond Butter) January 2, 2009, 1:22 pm

    Caitlin, even though I have been reading your blog for only a couple of months, I feel so excited for you. It was fun to read about everything going on in the last few weeks leading up to your big day. Enjoy yourself, and I look forward to reading more in 2009. Best of luck tomorrow, and I CANNOT wait to see your dress. I’m sure you’ll look beautiful. šŸ™‚

  • Chris of Fab Fit and 40 January 2, 2009, 1:26 pm

    Delurking to say congratulations and all the best. I get great meal ideas from your food photos, so thank you for putting so much effort into your blog!

  • Victoria January 2, 2009, 2:19 pm

    Congratulations!! And enjoy it!

  • Tina January 2, 2009, 2:36 pm

    Enjoy your BIG DAY day!!!!!!! Be sure to take a step back with your new husband and soak it all in! The entire day will fly by. Also, keep in mind that no matter what happens you are going to get married. No sweat the small stuff! Have a blast!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Katie January 2, 2009, 3:07 pm

    Enjoy your wedding! There’s so much I want to say but mostly, just HAVE SO MUCH FUN!

  • Nicole (anotheronebitesthecrust.wordpress.com) January 2, 2009, 3:21 pm

    Congrats, girl! I am so excited for you! Enjoy the wedding and honeymoon!!!!!!

  • D10 January 2, 2009, 5:49 pm

    Have lots of fun and enjoy every minute!

  • eatingbender January 2, 2009, 8:40 pm

    We will miss you but could not be happier for you and I love the way you called it “the easiest and best decision” of your life. Beautiful, as I’m sure you will be tomorrow! I can’t wait for the recap and the dress photos :o) CONGRATULATIONS! Have an amazing time!

  • Sammie January 2, 2009, 8:45 pm

    I hope you have an awesome day tomorrow. I have really enjoyed following your blog and wedding planning details. I am exited to see what you have in store for the blog after the wedding. Happy honeymooning!!!!

  • glidingcalm January 2, 2009, 9:04 pm

    have so much fun!!! i am so excited for you!!!!!!!!!!! can’t wait for your wedding recap!!

  • Anonymous January 2, 2009, 11:49 pm

    Congratulations! May your big day be filled with everything you’ve ever dreamed of and more. You are going to make a beautiful bride….Future Hus is going to fall over. šŸ™‚

  • Anne P January 3, 2009, 1:26 am

    CONGRATULATIONS and good luck today!!!!!!!!! Can’t wait to see the pictures and recaps šŸ™‚ Enjoy your honeymoon!

  • Robin January 3, 2009, 3:14 am

    Congratulations!

  • JustJen January 3, 2009, 7:17 am

    Good Luck! Have a great honeymoon!

  • Oh She Glows January 3, 2009, 7:52 am

    WISHING YOU ALL THE BEST TODAY!!!

    Ahhh I can only imagine all the emotions going through your mind today.

    xoxo

    Angela
    http://www.ohsheglows.com

  • Zesty Cook January 3, 2009, 8:09 am

    Enjoy the wedding and honeymoon – Congrats!!

  • runningwithfood.com January 3, 2009, 8:17 am

    Congratulations!! It HAS been an amazing journey and so many thanks to you for sharing it with all of us!!

    Enjoy this special day and savor all the unforgettable moments!!

    We will all be here when you get back … anxious to hear all the fabulous details!!

    The honeymoon will be the BEST vacation of your life – have FUN!!

  • Caitlin January 3, 2009, 8:26 am

    have the best day ever!!

  • chasedaylight January 3, 2009, 8:30 am

    Wow, have an AMAZING wedding Caitlin!!! I cannot wait to see all of the pictures and hear about how perfect it is!

  • Bridget January 3, 2009, 8:39 am

    Ahhhh SO exciting!!! Congratulations to you and future husband! Have an AMAZING day šŸ™‚ I can’t wait to see pics!!!

  • biz319 January 3, 2009, 9:38 am

    Here’s wishing you all the best! I know everything will go great!

    Can’t wait to check out the pics – you will be beautiful no matter what!

  • Angel's Food January 3, 2009, 10:19 am

    Congrats to you and Future Husband!! Can't wait to hear (read) all about it and see the pics!!

    <3 <3

  • Molly January 3, 2009, 11:08 am

    i am honestly SO excited for you. cant WAIT to hear/see the recap. you and the future hubbie deserve all the best! loveeeeee your blog girl. šŸ™‚

  • Mica January 3, 2009, 2:35 pm

    I’m a bit late catching this post, but I hope you’ve had a wonderful wedding and a great start to your life as “Mrs Future Husband”.

    All the best!

  • magpie January 3, 2009, 3:44 pm

    CONGRATULATIONS!!!! I cannot wait to hear about everything šŸ˜€ You will have an amazing time and you are so lucky!

  • Mrs. LC January 3, 2009, 6:12 pm

    You’re married, you’re married!!! šŸ™‚ šŸ™‚

  • Leah January 4, 2009, 6:45 am

    Congrats to YOU and HUBBY!! By this time you are married.. so happy for you! I’ve enjoyed reading your journey up to the wedding and can’t wait to see what 2009 holds for you! Enjoy your honeymoon!

  • Erin of Care to Eat January 4, 2009, 8:02 am

    WOO HOO! I just read Jenna’s post and you looked beautiful and SO HAPPY! I’M SO EXCITED FOR YOU CAITLIN! CONGRATULATIONS!!!

  • Katie January 4, 2009, 9:49 am

    I just watched Jenna’s “Caitlin Gets Hitched” video… your wedding was so beautiful! And, um, I cried. I am so happy for you guys!!!

  • Erin January 4, 2009, 10:37 am

    Congratulations! This is so exciting! The video on Jenna’s website is great.

  • Lara January 4, 2009, 10:44 am

    BEST of luck for the big day–can’t wait to see photos! Enjoy every moment!!

  • Emily January 4, 2009, 11:05 am

    Congratulations on your wedding! It looked a great day from the recaps.

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