but academics and career achievements aside, IJB's also been blessed in love. before graduating in May, she got married to her also-a-doctor-extremely-tall-handsome husband. IJB's the first of my close, same-aged friends to get married which made it even more touching and surreal at the same time.
|IJB and Papa IJB father-daughter dance|
the ceremony and reception was elegant and had a lot of IJB's personal touches. their theme was the movie Up, and instead of the traditional guest sign-in book, IJB had hand-drawn the house from the movie with various colored ink-pads for people to stamp their thumbprint and initial to represent the balloons that lift the house up. how creative is that?!
|Yep, the bride DREW this.|
|Holy Bananas Foster. I could've eaten 5 of these, if propriety allowed.|
|I thought they were going to drop them!|
|Bridesmaids on the loose!|