Greetings fans and friends ~ thanks again for checking out our blog and the monthly recap. This month I finally took a long over-due vacation WHOOT! But lots of work too!

August 1st ~ met with my fav local florist @ Johnston’s about a huge proposal…love Heather’s ideas!
August 5th ~ prep with team for Saturday’s wedding ~ lots of details
August 6th ~ Anika & Sid’s wedding @ the Stamford Museum..the rain didn’t slow this party down at all! See how amazing she looked!
August 7th ~ Cupcakes by Missy created tasty favors for Sonia & Jared’s wedding guests ~ individual take home boxes with personalized logo stickers
August 9th ~ met with Jen of “Mrs. Why Knot” and Maria of “Three Events & PR” for some cocktails and wedding chat…these girls rock!
August 10th ~ NNJWEP networking event in NYC with Kim of “Lulu’s Inspirations” and Allyson of “Skinny Love Designs”…good times!
August 12th – August 23rd ~ VACATION…totally amazing time; reconnecting with the hubby, quality time with the kids, relaxing…what better way to wrap up the summer
August 24th ~ attended Bosco’s annual Wedding Professionals networking event with Jacqueline of “Lifetime Events by Jacqueline” and helped man our ABC booth
August 25th ~ ABC-LBCNG steering committee meeting to discuss 2012…lots of exciting things
August 26th ~ Rob starts Freshman year at Southern State University of Connecticut WHOOT
August 27th ~ Shantel’s returns to Brockport College as a Sophomore WHOOT
August 30th ~ Jason decides instead of returning to University of Albany as a Junior to enlist in the USMC. We visited with a recruiter and he has begun the process; he has decided to dedicate his life the same way many of the men in our family have…and I couldn’t be more proud WHOOT

This month was filled with so many great moments; I’m sad its over but always excited to welcome another month of challenges and accomplishments!

Best wishes and happy planning ~
Melissa @ Events by Missy & Co.