Monday, October 4, 2010

conference weekend

This past weekend was awesome! General Conference is always a special treat and this weekend was no different. On Sunday afternoon Aaron and I thought we'd get out of the house and venture down to Newport Beach to take a stroll around the temple and enjoy the beautiful day. Unfortunately the temple gates were closed (we probably should've figured they would be closed on a Sunday but still--total bummer!) but we stuck around and watched the last session at the nearby stake center. Oh yeah, and I had Aaron pose for a pic....making memories, people! Here is Aaron being oh-so-cooperative-->
Maybe it's just me, but I swear it's a requirement that you bake something yummy over conference weekend. So last night I knew my time was running short and was not about to let the tradition die, so I made some coffee cake. I realized halfway through that I was fresh out of white flour, so I basically had to use all wheat flour--which I made up for by using some extra sugar. :) Anyways, the coffee cake was delicious and our conference weekend was complete.....and on a rainy/cooler day like today, turns out coffee cake [with a big glass of milk] is the best. lunch. ever.

P.S. I got a hair cut today and instead of going short I thought I'd switch it up with some bangs. I'm having a little adjustment issues with having hair in my face all the time, but I'll get used to it, right??? This pic is for you, Jenna!......
happy monday!

5 comments:

  1. Love the hair cut, Whit! The bangs are way cute! I think you've inspired me to finally get my hair cut. It's been since January.

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  2. ooh, very cute. and i'm still amazed at how you get good pictures with photo booth. i'm always at an awkward angle with it.

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  3. Love the bangs! They totally add a whole new dimension to your hair!! Now I could see you going short with those sometime in the future.

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  4. I think the bangs look great! Mine go into bobby pins or get a TON of hairspray to keep out of my eyes! What a perfect day for conference & a glimpse of the teple! Love the weather there!

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  5. Hey Whit - I am with you about baking over conference weekend. I kind of treat it like a spiritual superbowl (minus the party). I love the combination of conference and food and actually have a recipe for Sunday AM session that we only have 2x's a year - LOVE IT!!! Maybe sometime we will actually be together for conference and we can FEAST!!! We miss you guys!!!

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