Laugh ’til It Hurts

November 30, 2012

What I’d give to be back with these people in this place. A week ago we were on the strip sipping frozen hot chocolate, playing the newly-wed game, sleeping through Cirque’s Ka (oh wait, that was only the guys), and laughing until our guts hurt.

Just looking at the pictures, I can still hear all of us laughing. Brothers, does “covered-wagon” ring a bell?

(An inside joke I’m about to fill you in on. It’s a peeve of us girls. Ironically, all of our boys think it’s funny too… a’hem… rip one under the covers in bed. A lethal bomb of stench awaits us when we hop in! Ew! Sick. And, apparently hilarious!)

Same time next year?!

Miss you guys!

And a very Happy Birthday to Todd today!


  • Reply Leesh d November 30, 2012 at 11:54 am

    Outfit details!? Please share. Too cute!

  • Reply Jen November 30, 2012 at 1:12 pm

    Great outfit! Details please….

  • Reply Laura at Simply Lowcountry November 30, 2012 at 2:02 pm

    Wonderful photos!!!


  • Reply Kelly November 30, 2012 at 2:14 pm

    LOL I hate to admit this, but my husband has a different name for the “Covered Wagon”… he calls it the “Dutch Oven”. Thankfully this isn’t something he makes a habit, and he really only jokes about it with his buddies, but the name alone even makes me laugh!!! Adorable pictures and I am in love with your leggings!!! xo

  • Reply Kristina November 30, 2012 at 4:10 pm

    Love the outfit you’re rocking, the studs and leather are great! A covered wagon does not sound like a fun surprise.


    Kristina does the Internets

  • Reply Michelle November 30, 2012 at 4:16 pm

    I love a good belly, tears streaming down your face kinda laugh! Good for the soul 🙂

  • Reply Elise Wannberg November 30, 2012 at 4:43 pm

    where did your friend get her leopard cardi?? i love it!!

    • Reply missy November 30, 2012 at 6:44 pm

      She just bought it at HM last week 🙂

  • Reply Em November 30, 2012 at 5:03 pm

    u were in my backyard 🙂

  • Reply jaclyn @ November 30, 2012 at 5:37 pm

    Aww what a great time! I did not know there was a Serendipity on the Strip!! Time to go back!! xo

  • Reply Dee November 30, 2012 at 5:41 pm

    how do you sleep through ka? my husband and i loved that show.

    • Reply missy November 30, 2012 at 6:45 pm

      I guess I should clarify… Husby dozed off in one part. His older brother slept through a big chunk of it. That’s what a family of little munchkins will do to you! ha! Ka was fabulous! I love how each Cirque show is entirely different. My favorite is still classic, Mystere.

  • Reply Office to Aprons November 30, 2012 at 6:44 pm

    Love you in red lipstick!

    • Reply missy November 30, 2012 at 6:47 pm

      Aww, thanks friend!

  • Reply Kari November 30, 2012 at 7:41 pm

    Love the shoes from target!

    • Reply missy November 30, 2012 at 9:19 pm

      These are actually called Studly, by Steve Madden. There’s spikes all over them. My DIY ones are from Target, though.

  • Reply Virginia November 30, 2012 at 8:52 pm

    I’ve been looking for pants just like that!! Do you mind sharing where they’re from??

  • Reply Jennifer November 30, 2012 at 9:12 pm

    You look so cute, as always!! And for the boys…that’s just not right! 🙂

  • Reply Lynette November 30, 2012 at 9:39 pm

    I honestly can’t believe you’ve born children from that body. You’re such a babe! 🙂

    And I decided today that I want a pair of leather leggings, and you’ve definitely sealed that sweet idea in my mind with yours! Perfect outfit.

  • Reply Vanessa November 30, 2012 at 11:44 pm

    My husband and I totally dozed during Ka!! I appreciate the art, its just very slow moving…Mystere is my all time fav too 🙂 (Oh and we call them Dutch ovens lol)

  • Reply suzanne December 1, 2012 at 12:18 am

    I must know where you got those leggings! I’ve been searching for a pair 🙂

    Whyyyy do guys think the Dutch Oven is so hilarious?? I’m sorry I’m not one of your buddies who think anything related to bodily functions is funny.

  • Reply Marie-Eve @aprettynest December 1, 2012 at 1:00 am

    Love your outfit ! You look amazing !
    My Blog – A Pretty Nest

  • Reply Dee December 1, 2012 at 6:47 am

    Ahhh, I see. Sleepy dads. I loved Ka and Mystere but my fave so far is La Nouba in Downtown Disney. Have you seen that one? Husband and I saw Wintuk in NYC and didn’t care for it much.

    • Reply missy December 1, 2012 at 3:51 pm

      Yes, we’ve seen La Nouba in Orlando. It was a great show too! Mystere and O are probably tied as favorites.

    • Reply Dee December 5, 2012 at 8:40 pm

      thanks for the info on O. we wanted to see that when we were there but alas, it was sold out. maybe next time:)

  • Reply Kate December 1, 2012 at 4:36 pm

    A little off subject but what mode do you take pictures on your camera with? You get the best color. Did you take a class? You’re beautiful but yet sweet as can be. Im impressed 🙂

  • Reply Nadia December 2, 2012 at 4:09 am

    You look happy and amazing. Love your leather pants. Where did you get them? I want a pair too!

  • Reply Angel December 2, 2012 at 6:03 am

    I’d love the outfit details of the gal on your right in the last picture. 🙂

  • Reply Megan December 2, 2012 at 6:43 am

    What lipstick are you wearing? I love the color! I’m trying to find some good red lipsticks for fair skin.

  • Reply Ashley December 2, 2012 at 2:09 pm

    Love Serenidpity!!!!!

  • Reply kimberly December 2, 2012 at 4:09 pm

    Outfit details please! You look great!

  • Reply Kellie December 3, 2012 at 4:14 am

    Do you know where your sister in-law got her blazer? Love the sequins!

  • Reply Megan L December 4, 2012 at 1:23 am

    Loved this outfit!! You looked Amazing…O was my favorite!!

  • Reply Jen December 4, 2012 at 3:26 am

    What is your lip color and from where?? Love Serendipity!!

  • Reply Natalie December 5, 2012 at 6:16 pm

    I love each girl’s outfit but I can’t get over the white blazer with sequin accent. Any tips on where to find that? I must have it!

    • Reply missy December 5, 2012 at 8:13 pm

      she bought it in a boutique in rexburg, idaho ( You might try calling them to see if they can ship you one?

    • Reply Natalie December 5, 2012 at 10:20 pm

      Thanks!! I’ll try contacting them 🙂

  • Reply Emily Goswick December 6, 2012 at 5:47 am


    I’m new to your blog. I’m so thankful I found it. You are darling. Every post you look beautiful! And every post is so helpful. You do a great job 🙂

    The Rancher’s Daughter

  • Reply Whitney Buck December 7, 2012 at 5:54 am

    Love your outfit! I have been on the hunt for a great pair of leather leggings and am having a hard time finding some that aren’t either too expensive or look too cheap. Would love to know where you found yours, or if you have any suggestions on other places to look. Love your blog!

  • Reply Dawn December 7, 2012 at 2:28 pm

    lip color please…looks like a fun time…you are as darling as ever!

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