Monthly Archives: July 2012


Part two of the loooong engagement process picks up here. In case you’ve forgotten, this an adaptation of a log I kept preparing to propose to Megan. You’ll find Part One here. Unlike our last episode, I’m not leaving out the name of the store I visited in this entry. They were courteous and helpful, so I feel like they deserve a plug. Continue reading



When I started the process of buying Megan’s engagement ring (and it was a looooong process), I took notes and wrote a little diary to chronicle the experience. I couldn’t share my observations with her at the time, so I thought this was a fun way to share it with her later.

Flash forward a few months: Not only did she love her ring and say yes when I proposed to her June 29, but she loved the letter and wanted me to share a version of it with the world. I thought it may be a little too “inside baseball” for the average Joe to appreciate, but this is only the first of many times in the next few months that she will be getting her way :-).

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