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Friday, April 16, 2010

Six Years.

Our anniversary typically gets trumped by a certain little persons birthday. {April 17.}

And that's ok. We love celebrating him, we do.

But because he wouldn't be here without the celebration of us, today, I'm celebrating and congratulating us.


April 17, 2004.

You don't have to take my word for it but statistically speaking a marriage like ours is beating the odds.

Some say a marriage like ours was/is destined to fail.

You have to know, a divorced father marrying a young never married woman, adding in more children, the numbers certainly aren't in our favor.

They never have been.

But we have risen to the challenge, each and every single day.

Six very full years have been ours.

And we aren't anywhere near over anytime soon.

Make that ever.

We are committed to each other and this family. Forever.

More in love and happy to be married to J than the day I said I do.

Happy Anniversary to us! I love you, J!

True love stories never have endings. ~Richard Bach

11 Comments:

Blogger Gina said...

Wow...6 years! That's wonderful! What a beautiful post S. Happy Anniversary to you two and many more!

April 16, 2010 at 8:47 AM  
Blogger Beth said...

Happy anniversary! Hope you do something fun to celebrate!

April 16, 2010 at 8:51 AM  
Anonymous Jes said...

Happy Anniversary to you and J! May you enjoy many many more to come! (I know you will!)

April 16, 2010 at 9:48 AM  
Blogger LutherLiz said...

Happy Anniversary...6 going on 60! Congrats!

April 16, 2010 at 10:37 AM  
Blogger amanda said...

happy happy anniversary :)

April 16, 2010 at 1:41 PM  
Blogger Jon, Sara, Tyler, and Sophie said...

Happy Anniversary to you both!

April 16, 2010 at 1:58 PM  
Blogger Erin said...

Happy anniversay!

April 16, 2010 at 4:26 PM  
Anonymous Unplanned Cooking said...

Happy anniversary to you!

April 16, 2010 at 5:01 PM  
Anonymous dadio said...

amen! and congrat's....

love u guys
dadio

April 16, 2010 at 8:43 PM  
OpenID fritzfacts said...

Happy Anniversary to you both! I love that you are beating the odds just like us!!! Congrats!!

April 16, 2010 at 9:51 PM  
Blogger The Gatzke Family said...

Happy Anniversary! We celebrated our 5th on the same day!

April 17, 2010 at 10:36 PM  

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