Tuesday, August 26, 2014

The Happiest Day of Their Lives


It was wonderful, kids! A day full of love and laughter. This is my Sunshine Girl, Stephanie. All her life, she has been my sunshine.

With Gord, as the vows are read out :
"This hand you are holding today is the same hand that
you will reach for in good times and bad....."

Listening with her heart......

A forever vow..........

Mr. and Mrs.

My fave photo from that day
See the beautiful woods all around their house?
Deer showed up at the wedding,
and eagles circled, a very promising sign.

Stephanie and her wild mother,
who refuses to be tamed

Cutting the cake

The Dance

So much love

And let us not forget the doggies
who were part of the ceremony
and the entire celebration.
They got pretty tired, but didnt want to miss a thing.
This is Sanchez.

Here is Chloe, as regal as any dowager,
already tired but refusing to buckle.

All good things must come to an end. So sad!
Stephanie sent me this photo of Sanchez, 
who loves me a lot, and who was sad when I left,
looking balefully through the gate.
This shot almost made me cry!

It was a day full of love and laughter, it rejuvenated my heart, and made me deeply happy.

Steph and Gord live outside the city surrounded by forest, and near a small lake. It is a heavenly spot, a perfect location for a small wedding, and gave me a dose of the forest, which I have been missing. That night, I dreamed of the sea, with such longing. I woke up knowing I must get there soon for an injection of the Wild.

Steph and Gord, I wish you every good thing. May the happiness you feel today be yours for many decades to come. 


  1. The joy of this occasion is palpable in the photos, Sherry. You must be so proud of your beautiful daughter and her husband. I can see that your love of nature and animals has been passed on.

  2. What beautiful photos, Sherry. I can see the love between them. Also very nice to see such a lovely mother daughter photo. I can see your joy.

  3. Thank you for sharing your gorgeous photos, Sherry. The day was glorious. The couple could not have dreamed for a nicer one. I am glad you had such a wonderful time.

  4. beautiful. gracias for sharing with us such a special occasion, mi amiga.

    i know what you mean when mentioned the pic of sanchez peering through the rails as you departed. '...parting is such sweet sorrow'

  5. ... 'It was a day full of love and laughter, it rejuvenated my heart, and made me deeply happy' ~ you could ask for nothing more. The photos brought tears to my eyes. Best wishes to the beautiful couple with endless love and adventure stretching out before them.

  6. Love LOVE LOVE!!! It's in the pics, the happy couple, the glowing mom, the sweet dogs, the dance and the forest. I am grinning wildly as I know you are too. Blessings on all.

  7. How wonderful photos.. the joy of a day like that shines through.. and thank you for sharing them..

  8. Congratulations Sherry!! Thank you so much for sharing this with all of us!

  9. Thanks for sharing the lovely photos Sherry ~ All I see is love all around ~ Congrats to them ~

  10. what a lovely couple...and a beautiful place for the wedding as well..i wanted an outdoor wedding...we were afraid of rain though....all the best to the newly weds...

  11. How wonderful, Sherry. May blessings fill their lives.

    Pamela ox

  12. Congrats to the lovely couple and blessings on their marriage. Great pictures of the day.

  13. beautiful couple-congratulations.

  14. So beautiful Sherry....God bless..

  15. What a beautiful wedding. I love how the animals felt welcome to attend. May they have a lifetime of love and blessings.

  16. What a nice post to read today, thank you for letting us share a slice of your joy.

  17. Oh this post makes my heart sing today. What a beautiful couple! You must be so proud.

  18. What wonderful record of an obviously beautiful, joyous occasion.

  19. Thank you for being there mom and making the day even more special! We love you very much! ❤

  20. Such a lovely day for a wedding and what a beautiful bride! You can feel the happiness from your description and the wonderful photos - blessings for many years of happiness together! K

  21. The pics are wonderful!!! I love them all, and they give me a lift, too. I almost feel I was there! May they be blessed and it sure looks like they are! I'm so glad you were able to go! You look so happy....!!!

  22. Awww thank you for sharing this love and joy ..... In a world too often filled with other sorts of images these are simply wonder-full and restorative in so very many aspects - They need no good wishes - they already are sharing the reality of their powerful connection to one another and to all about them <3 <3

  23. I love weddings. Always make me cry. It looks like this one was so beautiful and the setting could't be better. The pictures are wonderful. You look great and happy. Congratulations to you, your kids and the doggies.

  24. What a glorious day, and the photos are amazing and a true treasure...she is so beautiful. I know you are proud...as you should be. Weddings are always such a wonderful celebration!!

  25. Beautiful photographs and may god bless the lovely couple!


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