marriage is a relationship

A verily

Happy Anniversary

to our lovely daughter


wonderful son-in-law!

May your Anniversary

be a special day…

And may it be filled with sweet memories of Continue reading “marriage is a relationship”

Grammie had a squeeze-box!


We are quickly approaching the one year anniversary of our darlin’ daughter & son-in-law’s wedding, which occurred in the merry month of May!

So don’t be surprised if I start revisiting some of those memories made 362 days ago!

(I promise not to be offended if you skippity-skip over the sappiness.)

But I won’t apologize for the sappy, either!


Because…there was just so much love!!!

So much joy!!!

And at a time we were so eager to receive it.


Their love restored hope in our small unit.

Which added a balm of healing our God knew, we needed. Continue reading “Grammie had a squeeze-box!”

God Bless Our Love.

(Music by: John Lennon)

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Grow old along with me
The best is yet to be
When our time has come
We will be as one
God bless our love
God bless our love

I searched all the

dictionaries to find

the meaning of life

but I found nothing.

But when we got

married and I looked

into your eyes, I

found everything.

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Spending our lives together
Man and wife together
World without end
World without end


To my wonderful husband…

Who has shown me

what love really is.

Who is the reason for my happy days

& the comfort in my sad ones.

Who cheers my successes

& comforts me in my failures.

I am so proud to be your wife.



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Grow old along with me
Whatever fate decrees
We will see it through
For our love is true
God bless our love
God bless our love

these 30 (anniversary) hugs n’ blessings are just for you!

forever and always…


(Photos taken by Jared Don at Maynard Vineyards in Northeast, Pa!)