Monday, July 28, 2008

From this day forward...

I promise to love, honor and cherish this man that God has given me. Seven years ago today we pledged our love in front of God, our family and many friends and it was one of the most wonderful days we have shared.
In recounting our days together it adds up to something like this...
7 years
4 cities
2 apartments
2 houses - one we rented, one we purchased
2 degrees - his Masters and my Associates
2 kids
1 purchased car
2 gallbladder surgeries
4 grandparent passings - 3 of mine last year, 1 of Jeremy's in 2004; not to mention the 2 we had while we dated/engaged
4 nephews and 1 niece being born
1 trip to Africa
A lifetime of memories, pictures, scrapbooks and blogs = PRICELESS
There are just not enough words to express how I feel about this man. He is a follower of Christ with all of his heart, truly loves me and our 2 boys. He studies hard. He is funny and smart and challenges me. He pushes me forward with loving hands. He doesn't act impulsively, yet has spontaneity at times. He thinks about others first and is sacrificial. He loves reading and has a collection of books to prove it. He is tedious about details, particularly pertaining to our house. He works hard for our marriage and I love that. He works hard and people respect him.
As I have said many times before...I can't imagine walking through this life with anyone else by my side. Thank you, Lord, I am often reminded how much I don't deserve him...but by God's grace, I get to have him!
Jeremy, I love you.


amy said...


Vonda said...

Absolutely precious!!! I love it that you have an awesome marriage Karen and that you ENJOY your marriage. We are so doggone fortunate that we have such wonderful men of God!

oakleyses said...

replica watches, ray ban sunglasses, prada outlet, tory burch outlet, christian louboutin outlet, ugg boots, louboutin pas cher, nike air max, ray ban sunglasses, oakley sunglasses wholesale, louis vuitton, prada handbags, louis vuitton outlet, ray ban sunglasses, nike outlet, louis vuitton, cheap oakley sunglasses, christian louboutin, oakley sunglasses, tiffany jewelry, polo ralph lauren, nike free run, louis vuitton outlet, longchamp outlet, polo ralph lauren outlet online, polo outlet, sac longchamp pas cher, nike roshe, christian louboutin uk, chanel handbags, nike air max, air max, longchamp pas cher, longchamp outlet, christian louboutin shoes, replica watches, jordan shoes, uggs on sale, burberry pas cher, longchamp outlet, jordan pas cher, ugg boots, nike free, kate spade outlet, gucci handbags, louis vuitton outlet, tiffany and co, oakley sunglasses, oakley sunglasses

oakleyses said...

uggs outlet, michael kors outlet online, hollister pas cher, michael kors, nike blazer pas cher, replica handbags, michael kors outlet online, new balance, polo lacoste, nike air max, true religion outlet, hogan outlet, nike free uk, nike roshe run uk, burberry outlet, abercrombie and fitch uk, nike air max uk, nike air force, ray ban uk, michael kors outlet, coach outlet store online, michael kors outlet online, ralph lauren uk, lululemon canada, north face uk, michael kors outlet, uggs outlet, mulberry uk, michael kors outlet online, kate spade, hollister uk, coach purses, converse pas cher, burberry handbags, coach outlet, true religion outlet, north face, true religion jeans, timberland pas cher, guess pas cher, sac hermes, nike tn, michael kors, ray ban pas cher, oakley pas cher, sac vanessa bruno, vans pas cher, michael kors outlet, nike air max uk

oakleyses said...

soccer jerseys, mac cosmetics, reebok outlet, vans outlet, valentino shoes, hollister, herve leger, nike air max, lancel, instyler, hollister clothing, north face outlet, nike roshe run, nike air max, ferragamo shoes, hollister, converse outlet, ray ban, jimmy choo outlet, longchamp uk, ralph lauren, iphone cases, bottega veneta, p90x workout, converse, nfl jerseys, gucci, babyliss, chi flat iron, insanity workout, mcm handbags, vans, soccer shoes, new balance shoes, oakley, hermes belt, timberland boots, baseball bats, wedding dresses, louboutin, celine handbags, ghd hair, asics running shoes, abercrombie and fitch, lululemon, nike trainers uk, nike huaraches, mont blanc pens, beats by dre, north face outlet

oakleyses said...

canada goose outlet, doudoune moncler, louis vuitton, canada goose outlet, swarovski, canada goose, ugg,ugg australia,ugg italia, wedding dresses, juicy couture outlet, moncler, coach outlet, pandora charms, thomas sabo, canada goose uk, marc jacobs, links of london, toms shoes, montre pas cher, moncler outlet, ugg pas cher, louis vuitton, canada goose jackets, swarovski crystal, moncler, moncler, supra shoes, ugg, pandora jewelry, ugg uk, canada goose, ugg,uggs,uggs canada, juicy couture outlet, canada goose outlet, replica watches, moncler uk, louis vuitton, moncler outlet, pandora uk, louis vuitton, moncler, pandora jewelry, karen millen uk, canada goose, hollister, louis vuitton