...we will be celebrating our 40th Anniversary. Honestly, even stating that
fact sounds old to me. If you would like, you may browse through these few
"antique relics" that I've included in this post.
The bridal party, with it's lovely aqua and lavender color theme. My mother's friend was a
florist and she did the beautiful bouquets. Family and good friends made up the bridal
party, and we are still blessed by their friendships today.
I love each one of these dear girls who are such a special part of my life, and who served as
my bridal party the day of our wedding.
My sister, sister-in-law and cousins, greeted all the guests, with their warm smiles that
day. I remember choosing this fabric, and the girls had the dresses made:)
The gift receivers were comprised of cousins, high school friends, and my aunt.
I gave the girls this lovely fabric and to have dresses made to suit their tastes. I wonder
if they are still wearing these dresses today?:)
Our dear family friends were topnotch caterers, and they did a wonderful job of catering
the reception for us, including their own designed ice sculptures.
The wedding cake tasted so good and looked amazing, but I must admit, I
do not remember who did that for us.
We are so thankful for the years we have been given, and for the gift of our three
daughters, our son-in-laws and our precious grandchildren. Truly, it is all a
As for the future we face, well, our thoughts on that are
clearly shared by one of our favorite YouTube videos;
Sung by Susan Cox and Alison Krauss. The song "I Know Who Holds the Future".
Of much greater importance though, than our anniversary, is celebrating Easter tomorrow.
Our risen Savior has made all the difference in our lives.
Happy Easter to each one of you!