Posted in September 2012

Anniversary Countdown: 2 Days to go

Anniversary Countdown: 2 Days to go

For today’s picture, the ceremony. You’ve already met the bridesmaids, the groomsmen, and our parents.  Our officiant was our friend L, a pastor from our church in California.  His message about the permanence and priority of the marriage relationship was so popular that people asked for copies of it afterwards!  No one could be better … Continue reading

Anniversary Countdown: 3 Days to go

Anniversary Countdown: 3 Days to go

For today’s picture, I wanted to focus on the second reception slash after party slash out-of-town guests party slash casual southern barbecue.  But when I looked through the pictures from that event, this was my favorite one: Of course, this is us dancing.  So maybe I should just call this the “first dance” post? This … Continue reading

Anniversary Countdown: 4 Days to go

Anniversary Countdown: 4 Days to go

We’re getting CLOSE!  In fact, I already got an anniversary present from T!  He gave me a white gold necklace for my wedding ring, which now won’t go over my knuckle.  He wanted to give it to me early so I didn’t have to celebrate our anniversary ring-less.  What a guy. Today’s picture is us … Continue reading

Anniversary Countdown: 5 Days to go

Anniversary Countdown: 5 Days to go

Today’s picture is “the ladies.” Unlike T, I chose to have all family in my wedding party.  I also only had 5 bridesmaids to his 6 groomsmen.  We’re crazy like that. On the left, my cousins L and G are looking cute.  They traveled down from Wisconsin, where they are an apartment property manager and … Continue reading

Anniversary Countdown: 6 Days to go

Anniversary Countdown: 6 Days to go

Today’s picture is “the guys.”  Look how happy they are!  And good-looking, too! Starting from the left, R was T’s roommate and Ultimate Frisbee teammate at Stanford.  He and his wife J traveled from their new home in Pittsburgh, where he is a professor at Carnegie Mellon.  (Sidenote: be impressed.  He’s several years younger than … Continue reading

Anniversary Countdown Week: 7 days to go

Anniversary Countdown Week: 7 days to go

T and I got married exactly 51 weeks ago!  Plus one day for leap year.  If your first year of marriage includes an extra day for leap year, maybe you should get an extra gold star?  Because isn’t the first year supposed to be the hardest? We have had a blessed first year, and I … Continue reading