October 12, 2011

Our Anniversary

(Previously posted on October 12, 2009) 

October 12, 2003 I took a big leap of faith and walked down the aisle and into a new beginning.      Sometimes it seems like yesterday and sometimes it seems like a l-o-o-o-g time but it’s been an interesting ride!     The story of how we met and how he proposed is pretty neat….you can read all about it here.

At our wedding, my brother read this special verse which is one of my favorite Bible verses:

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.  It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.

Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away."
1 Corinthians 13:4-8

As far as I know, we don’t have anything special planned.   We don’t make a big deal about birthdays, anniversaries, etc.    It really works out best for me because I whenever I see something I “need” (he says “want”), I just say “that’s for my birthday” or “that’s for our anniversary”….that way I can drag it out all year!   

I just celebrated a “big” birthday in September and got a gorgeous pair of lamps for the bedroom (think Pottery Barn).    I’m really holding out for a complete re-do of the den…just gotta pick and choose my time, right?

8 comments:

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Happy Anniversary Judy!! We celebrated ours yesterday. Enjoy your day! Martina

Cheri said...

A VERY HAPPY ANNIVERSARY JUDY AND DAVID! October is a very good month and I loved to read your story of how you met.

Linda@Coastal Charm said...

Happy Anniversary Judy!!!

Blessings,
Linda

Diana said...

Happy Anniversary!!! Hope your day is wonderful! :)

Lois--Huckleberry Lady said...

Happy Anniversary. Hope you had a nice day.

Lois

Peggy~PJH Designs said...

Congratulations on your anniversary and thanks for stopping by and following my blog. I really appreciate everyone who follows me :-)

Becca said...

Happy Anniversary !! Here's to many, many more ... hope you have a fabulous day !!

Kelly said...

Happy Anniversary! My husband and I will celebrate our 25th next March. It's wonderful to hear of marriages that are going strong. Especially these days. Hope you will have many more anniversaries in the future.

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