April 20, 2008

Anniversary

17 years ago today I married this guy I met on a blind date....

....and have been in love ever since.

35 comments:

Cicada Studio said...

A blind date?! Awesome!

Andrew says our first meeting was sort of a blind date because I didn't have my lasik surgery yet. :) He also sends his best.

Shiny Black Shoes said...

Oh WOW! That's amazing! Congratulations!

LazyTcrochet said...

Happy Anniversary!
Our 20th is coming up in June. Time flies when you're having fun.

Hey Harriet said...

Aaaawww, that's beautiful. Happy anniversary to you two sweet & inspirational lovebirds :)

Have a wonderful day today celebrating your love for each other!

Ok, now that's enough of the mushy gushy stuff from me...

Angela said...

How sweet! Happy anniversary :)

Autonomous Artisans said...

Yay! Happy Anniversary! I hope you have loads more happy years together.

Chucka Stone Designs said...

That is the most romantic story ever!! Congratulations on your wonderful marriage :~)

Fog and Thistle said...

Awww, happy anniversary!

decadentdiamond said...

Oh wow, how sweet. I love what you're wearing, very elegant and contemporary for 17 years ago.

Star of the East said...

Congratulations!! Hope I'll see you both happy together after another 50 years :D

GrayEyedScorpio said...

Congratulations!

M.KATE said...

absolutely, fantastically, superbly beautiful, what an anniversary!! love the picture - it's awesome:) tks so much for sharing.....am so glad to know you, blog with you, and one day..we should be sipping tea together, me to oregon or you to malaysia :)

Helen said...

Oh Happy Anniversary! Nice to know some blind dates can work :)

Angelika@ Purple Sage Designz said...

Congratulation!
17 years just seems the beginning for you guys!
Have a happy day!

Elizabeth said...

Happy Anniversay. This is very exciting.
I always like a bit of romance.
We are almost back to normal here.
Glad you are keeping up with the blog.
May I add you to my roll roll so I get to visit often?

Grizzly Mountain Arts said...

Happy Anniversary! May you have many, many more!

Kinichi River Designs said...

Happy Anniversary! How sweet! I love to hear when blind dates have happy endings. :)

Karma by Morgan said...

Happy Anniversary!!!!

Margins. said...

Yay. Happy anniversary!

Maybe I should start going on blind dates. It clearly didn't hurt in your case :)

tatsuko said...

Wahoo! Happy Anniversary - great photo!!!

Alissa said...

Now THAT'S a love story! Congrats on keeping it going!

Lisa B. said...

Happy Anniversary! I met my husband on a blind date too, 16 years ago. We've been together ever since.

High Desert Diva said...

Lisa B...cool!

Mrs.French said...

Congrats!!!! My 10 year seems pretty teeny next to this! April is good month to get married! I met Mr. French in a dark dive bar, so sort of like a blind date. :)

Karen from A`Musements said...

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY CHARMAINE & MARK!!!!!! Hope you and Mr. Diva have a wonderful NEW YEAR together and the adventure continues! (I hear landscaping projects keep the love alive ;-) Happiness and Love to you always!
xoxo
k

BaldyLocks said...

So what you're saying is, blind dates can actually work?!

Happy Anniversary!

Kerry said...

Congrats! 17 years... that's some serious sticktoitiveness! Yay for love!

Eamon said...

Love does make the world go round.

T said...

Happy Anniversary (A day late!) Hope it was magical!! :)

Rosebud Collection said...

I missed this yesterday..I just love the picture..beautiful..So happy for you both..

amy said...

That is what I want.

You probably do know how lucky you are.

Victoria said...

Happy belated anniversary!!

Karine said...

Happy Anniversary!! Your story is the first I think I have heard of a blind date that worked out! I love that. Congrats and continued happiness to you both. (We will only be on number 14 this year, in October.)

miznyc said...

oh wow! cool!!! Happy Anniversary (a bit late)

littlebird said...

congratulations : )