By Ashley Bunner
Today marks exactly one month until the love of my life and I say “I do”. How did that happen? Seriously. It feels like it was just the other day that I decided to take a risk and go out on a date with one of my best friends.
In honor of it being one month until our wedding day, I decided to share a little bit about why being a “May bride” was so important to me.
For starters, I wanted to share this photo of myself that was taken on the day I decided that I wanted to get married in the spring. More specifically, it was on Mother’s Day in 2010 that I made a mental note to myself that I wanted to get married in the spring.
Why? Well, for as long as I can remember, spring has always been my favorite season. There’s just something about the air warming up, the flowers blooming and all of nature coming back to life after the long harsh winter that always brought comfort and happiness to me.
On the day the photo was taken I was walking through my grandma’s front yard with her admiring her gorgeous pink peonies. She offered to fix me a bouquet to take home and as she was clipping them she mentioned how pretty they would be in a bridal bouquet. Continue reading “May Bride”