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We're Accacia and Grigg Mullen III.

Winter into spring

Not long after the last post, we left Virginia for a New England Thanksgiving. While we were gone, the carpenters finished up with doors and windows and wrapped the house. This has felt like a really long winter, there hasn’t … Continue reading

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Walls

It’s been nearly a month since the last update on the studio progress.  In that time, Grigg and I sourced tile for the bathroom, and doors and windows. The carpenters finished putting in the rafters and the decking for the … Continue reading

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Studio progress so far

We haven’t been sure of what to call this building, almost from the start.  Before the wedding, it was a “gazebo” (sometimes with a fancy fake-French pronunciation) or the “wedding structure.”  Drawings by our architect friend who’s helping with the design … Continue reading

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Moving the building

This morning at 7:00 we arrived at Cindy & Grigg’s house to move the timber frame. It awaited us, covered in a tarp that was previously a billboard. Ira got there soon after and the guys secured the frame to … Continue reading

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The next project

It’s been almost five months since our beautiful wedding.  We have been enjoying using the great stuff that we found on our honeymoon.  Our subsequent road trips have been as far north as Burlington, Vermont; as far east as Sandwich, … Continue reading

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Honeymoon (or, a roadtrip with Accacia & Grigg)

Before we were even engaged, I asked Grigg hypothetically, if he’d ever considered a honeymoon and if so, what sort of a post-wedding trip sounded good to him. After his BM’s toast at our wedding, I’m sure none of you … Continue reading

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We got hitched

We have just gotten back from our honeymoon trip to West Virginia (more on that soon) and wanted to share some bits from our wedding ceremony with y’all since some of you told us it was hard to hear a … Continue reading

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The Map

We have updated our Google Map.

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Umbrellas and buses

As of today, the weather forecast for Saturday is a chance of thunderstorms with a high of 80 degrees or so. Please bring a parasol or bumbershoot or regular old umbrella with you, if you are able. You won’t be … Continue reading

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What should we wear?

You should wear what’s comfortable, keeping in mind that the wedding is on the casual side. Accacia is wearing a dress; Grigg’s wearing a vest and tie. The wedding will be outside, and taking place after the hottest part of … Continue reading

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The Wedding Party part two

This is the second (and last) installment of biographies of the people who make up our wedding party. We are so grateful that they are joining us as we get married on May 18. Thanks, BMs! Melissa Borsting: I’m Melissa … Continue reading

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The post about children

Our wedding will be a child-free evening.  We have arranged for childcare at Grigg & Cindy Mullen’s home, adjacent to the wedding site, for out-of-town folks with kids (and local folks, too, if there’s space available). Please contact Accacia (accaciamaxflanagan@gmail.com … Continue reading

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The Wedding Party part one

May we present to you the BMs — the bridesmaids, bridesman, and best men, who are traveling from near and far (mostly far) to stand up with and for us as we make a really big commitment. Matt Anderson: “Hallo!  … Continue reading

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What’s the deal with the clovers?

Here are some pictures of the clovers that we’ve found. You may have noticed a “theme” in the save-the-date card and invitation that you received in the mail. We do really like four-leaf-clovers, it’s true. Is it an Irish thing … Continue reading

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Welcome Barbecue and Farewell Breakfast

Many of you are traveling a long way to Lexington, and staying for at least the weekend. As you make your travel plans, please know that Grigg’s parents, Cindy and Grigg Mullen, will be hosting a welcome dinner on Friday … Continue reading

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Gifts

We feel grateful that you are part of our lives, and honored that you’d like to share in the joy of our wedding. Being with us on Adair Hill as we celebrate our marriage is a wonderful gift. Some of … Continue reading

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How We Met

Accacia and Grigg met at work. Accacia says: I had heard of this Grigg Mullen in the Physics department (as well as his dad, Grigg Mullen in the Civil Engineering department) but we’d never met. Until that day he came … Continue reading

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Affianced

Atop Warm Springs Mountain in Bath County, VA, W. Grigg Mullen III asked Accacia Max Flanagan to marry him.  She said yes. We’ll be updating flanamullegan.wordpress.com with more information about us and our upcoming nuptials – we encourage you to … Continue reading

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