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About missmba

What happens when a language-loving, mathphobic liberal arts major goes jumps on the MBA train. Follow my adventures at a top 20 business school.

Royal wedding favorites

Yes, I did it. I got up at 5 a.m. this morning to watch the royal wedding. I did it because my girlfriends were throwing a party, with decadent coffee cake, but I ended up enjoying the whole thing more than I thought … Continue reading

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Wedding dress: Found!

I’ve already finished the best part of wedding planning. And it only took four hours. Over my spring break, I went home to Durham to shop for dresses with my mom and my unofficial second mom, Cindy. The three of … Continue reading

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Wedding dress shopping: Attempt #1

I went wedding dress shopping this weekend, and it was the first time I felt like a bride. I went with three friends, one of whom is getting married in December, to a discount bridal store in Lynchburg. Church Street … Continue reading

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This is supposed to be fun?

I thought wedding planning was supposed to be fun. Why else do most girls (excluding me) start planning their weddings at age six? Well, as of last week I wasn’t having very much fun. Fiance and I visited our first … Continue reading

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Huzzah, congratulations and best wishes!

One of the fun things about being engaged is getting all the hearty congratulations from friends and family. You get to smile, tell the story, flash the ring and enjoy a few moments of being really happy about something really … Continue reading

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Miss MBA is getting hitched

It’s official. I have a shiny diamond on my left hand, a Martha Stewart Weddings magazine on my nightstand and a guy who’s going to be around for quite awhile (I’m actually pretty excited about that last one). We’re getting … Continue reading

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