Tomorrow we are heading up North to Minnesota and Pelican Lake for ten days of lake time bliss! In honor of it being Jon and my 9th (!!!) summer at the cabin together, I thought I’d post some throwback photo’s from my first summer there, the summer we met.
For those that don’t know the story, Jon and I met at Wildflower Golf Course which is part of a large Pelican Lake resort called Fair Hills. My best friend Vanessa and I decided to work there the summer after our freshman year of college, and by decided I mean I DECIDED and then spent the better half of a month convincing/begging Vanessa to come with me. Well she did and it ended up being one of the best times of my entire life. I met so many amazing people that I still keep in touch with…including my future husband!
Ahhhh to be 19 again : )
This is one of only TWO photo’s from that summer that have Jon and I in them. My family was at the resort for Fathers Day and Jon was out with all of his cousins on the boat and decided to stop by. Meeting my parents a little early maybe?? : )
Here’s the ONLY other photo from that summer offering proof that we did indeed meet. I’m not sure what’s happening with the hats on his head, but that is certainly Jon. I’m pretty sure this is the night he cornered me in the kitchen of the Hendrickson cabin and MADE me kiss him for the first time.
Jon is going to KILL MEEEEEEE but…here’s the ending of a very sweet note he wrote me that first summer. Little did he know…. : )