On December 24, 2011, at around 12:45 a.m., Amanda Kate Rubino and I got engaged. Check out Amanda’s blog, The Ring Diaries, to see the ring and for more info.
Merry Christmas! Amanda and I made shortbread together yesterday night. It was very simple and it came out great! We had lots of fun combining the ingredients, kneading the dough, and decorating the cookies together. We used a recipe from AllRecipes.com: Shortbread 2 cups butter 1 cup packed brown sugar 4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour … Continue reading Shortbread
Today, Amanda and I went for an afternoon hike in the snow at Schoepfle Gardens and the woods behind. It was snowing a lot, but we had fun. Here are some photos:
Today is Amanda’s Birthday! For those of you who don’t know her, she is a beautiful, wonderful, smart young lady, and she has been a blessing in my life. If you have a chance to get to know her, I suggest you do. You won’t regret it. In fact, I wish you could all get … Continue reading Day 314 – Amanda’s Birthday
Today was the second first day of classes (Hillsdale has two schedules…MWF and TTH). I have a lot of homework, so I am just posting a photo today. I took this on my phone when I was walking Amanda back to her dorm after dinner. This makes me smile.
Today, my Dad’s side of the family had a party at my Grandma’s house. Amanda joined us! Here are a few quick shots: My Dad: Some of the family: