Friday, July 13, 2012

4 years of marriage bliss

As you know, Dave and I celebrated our fourth wedding anniversary on Wednesday! We've had the best four years. We've had high highs and low lows. Somehow we've managed to get through it all with smiles on our faces and love in our hearts.
Let's reflect shall we?

 Dave and I started officially dating
I moved to Texas
We got married
Honeymooned in Vegas/Salt Lake
Moved into our first apartment (the most perfect apartment ever, I miss it!)
Learned how to shoot a gun

 The very first picture we ever took with each other was brushing our teeth... We're cool!

 Our engagement. That water was freezing!

We got married on a hot July afternoon.

 Gave birth to our baby boy 
Bought our first home
Vacationed to Utah
Vacationed to San Antonio/Dallas with my parents
 Dave, Kyson and I got sealed for time and all eternity in the St George temple
We introduced Kyson to the world.

 Family vacation to Utah/ Las Vegas

 Family vacation to Dallas/San Antonio

 Kyson turned one and took his first steps
Dave planned a birthday getaway to Dallas for me (took me on the shopping spree of my life!)
Dave deployed 
Kyson and I spent Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years and Kyson's 2nd birthday without Daddy:(
Kyson and I flew for the first time to Utah for Christmas (worst experience of my life) 
 Family vacation in Dallas

Sending Dave off on a deployment.

Spending the holidays without Dave and one very sick little boy!
(And this it the time when my camera was dying, for good!)

Dave came home!!
Kyson turned two
Dave, Kyson and I lived in Wichita Falls for 6 weeks
We experienced the worst hail storm of our lives on Easter
Bought a brand new truck for Dave
Vacationed to Sea World San Antonio
Vacationed to Kansas
Vacationed to North/South Dakota
Vacationed to Utah
Potty Trained Kyson

Dave's back from his deployment!!

Bought our first car together.

Family vacation in San Antonio

 Family vacation in North/South Dakota

2012 so far
 Met players and coaches from the Texas Rangers
Discovered what our city really has to offer
Went on a cruise
Swam with dolphins
Started our home remodel

 Met players and coaches from the Texas Rangers

 Went on a Caribbean Cruise

I love our life together! I'm looking forward to eternity with this man.


  1. I love the picture of him returning. It is the sweetest!

  2. fun 4 years girly! i love all the pictures, and i cant believe the first picture you guys ever took together was brushing your teeth. that is funny!

  3. Four years.

    It shocks me that you can remember things that happened in particular years.

    And now, I know you're tiny but how much did Kyson weigh?

    That toothbrush picture, disgusting. totally disgusting.

  4. awe this is adorable!!!
    may God continue you to bless you both!!

    Happy Anniversary

  5. you two are adorable!
    happy anniversary and happy weekend :)

  6. So awesome!!! What a wonderful start to forever!

  7. Happy Anniversary!

  8. Happy Anniversary you two are so cute!!! I can't wait for many more years together for yall!!!!

  9. Amazing 4 years that's for sure!! Happy anniversary to you two! :)

  10. I am a new follower and loved this post!! Your boy is too cute! I am also an air force wife and a momma to a baby boy so they posts are so close to home. Congrats on 4 years!! Looks like a blast! By the way I love your first picture together!!

  11. This is such a darling post!!! Love it. Newest reader of your adorable blog!!!

  12. hi! i noticed you as a new follower of my blog, welcome and thank you! i loved this 4 year anniversary post, what a cute family!!

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