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Thankful Thursday

My niece and her new husband taking their first big step as they begin their new life together. Weekly photo challenge: Delta


This week's weekly photo challenge is orange. Place your mouse over each picture for a description. Click on any picture for a larger version.


Bridesmaids are a picture of serenity as they take a few moments to pray with my daughter minutes before she walks down the aisle at her wedding.

Thankful Thursday: New Beginnings

The evening of New Year's Eve found the two of us driving down the Garden State Parkway to a wedding down the shore in Point Pleasant.  An old friend of mine is getting married.  We have known each other since... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Wedded Bliss

Very few pictures can convey the word "bliss" like a picture of a young couple on their wedding day. I am so thankful for the beautiful, strong, and caring woman my son has found to be his wife.  She has... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: The Next Great Adventure

This Saturday, my son will marry his beautiful fiancee. I am so proud of the man he has become. And I am so thankful to have him as my son. He has found an amazing woman to be his wife.... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Summer Photo Essay

I hate to see summer end but I know I have so many things to be thankful for. Here is a photo essay highlighting some of the wonderful things I am thankful for this summer. If you would like to... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: New Jersey Summer

Summer is my favorite season of the year, especially summer in New Jersey. I love the warm, relaxed, long days. I love the slower pace of life - staying up late and sleeping in. I love the colors of summer... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: The Gift of Marriage

I am so thankful for the incredible week that culminated in the marriage of my daughter and her wonderful husband. It was stressful and amazing at the same time. All I can say is wow. Full heart. Happy heart. Thankful... Continue Reading →

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