Saturday, July 30, 2011

A Wedding 5 Years Ago

With Beth’s wedding just days away (and me packing to leave for it), I’ve been thinking a lot about my own wedding. It’s mind-boggling to me how quickly the last five years have flown. I imagine the next five will fly even faster. This afternoon, on an impulse, I pulled out the wedding cd our photographer made for us. I haven’t actually looked at it since the wedding and I found myself crying, especially seeing the pictures of my grandfather who passed away a year ago, seeing the tenderness on Kyle’s face, the look in my mother’s eyes. It’s hard to believe I could have this many wonderful, loving people in my life. I am so thankful for them. And I’m thankful to have these pictures…






via Candy Apple Photography

If you are a Colorado bride, be sure to check this amazing photography duo out.

They’re absolutely the best.


I love seeing pictures of Beth and Zach together at our wedding long before they started dating. My friend Kacey took this photo in a car on the way to the wedding. That’s Zach and Beth in the front seat! And five years later…they’re about to get married themselves. This picture makes me so happy.


Photo credits: Kacey Stamats

Two of my favorite people in the universe. I should have known then…If we could only see what the future has for us!

Have spent some good nostalgic cry-time this afternoon. Hopefully I’ve gotten it all out of my system and can stay dry-eyed through the entire wedding week. (ahahahahahahahahaa…)

What about you? What wedding memories make you tear up?

love, elizabeth

PS: I’ll be leaving Tuesday but I have some sweet guest-posts coming up that you don’t want to miss!

Oh, and the Don’t Worry, Be Happy Giveaway closes Sunday night at midnight…want some H&M accessories? ENTER HERE.


Karen in Progress said...

I love looking back at old wedding photos. You looked so beautiful.

Meredith said...

SO fun to see your wedding photos- post more!

Alexandria said...

You were such a beautiful bride! I love looking at wedding photos; they're so touching, even years later.

Sandra said...

Awww, I love that you posted your wedding pic. You are gorgeous!

Marina said...

Lovely photos.. We had similar wedding flowers! :)

Ashley @ A Recipe for Sanity said...

Beautiful! Those photos are great...time flies. :)

Mrs. Pancakes said... looked lovely on your wedding day...

Heather said...

beautiful! five years is such a wonderful achievement! Congratulations!

-Heather from

Rachel said...

Ahh wedding photos. Love them! You look beautiful

Anonymous said...

I LOVE looking through my wedding photos! They always bring a smile to my face :) 5 years? CONGRATS! Thanks exciting! Check out my blog. I recently ((as in today)) started a Marriage Mondays series. I would love to have you link up!

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