• 5 Years of Marriage

    our 4 year anniversary | oh lovely day | photo by jennifer roper

    Today is my 5 year wedding anniversary. It was a magical day and I love reliving it each year on my blog and reconnecting with my husband on a date.  The wedding details are lovely, the wedding planning is fun, but what really matters is the marriage and the love. In four years we’ve been through some stuff, had two babies (one just two weeks ago!), had successes and failures, had complete and total joy, and a few good fights, and through it all, we remember our vows every day (we had them put on a Paloma’s Nest heirloom bowl so we can always remember them):

    I take you to be my spouse, my constant friend, and my love from this day forward.

    I vow to be your faithful partner, in sickness and in health, in good times and in bad, in joy as well as sorrow.

    I promise to love you unconditionally, to support you in your goals, and to cherish and respect you.

    I will love and honor you all the days of my life.

    our 4 year anniversary | oh lovely day | photo by jennifer roper our 4 year anniversary | oh lovely day | photo by jennifer roper our 4 year anniversary | oh lovely day | photo by jennifer roper our 4 year anniversary | oh lovely day | photo by jennifer roper our 4 year anniversary | oh lovely day | photo by jennifer roper our 4 year anniversary | oh lovely day | photo by jennifer roperhappy anniversary to my one and only love. i wouldn’t want to go through this crazy, beautiful, tough, exhausting, wonderful thing called marriage, parenthood, and life with anyone else. thank you for staying with me through hormones and pregnancies, postpartum depression, highs and lows, and many many years. thank you for giving me two amazing boys. thank you for you. i love you. xx

    Photos from my wedding by Jennifer Roper. Jennifer Roper and Paloma’s Nest are members of our handpicked Lovely Vendor Guide. If you would like to be considered for our guide, apply here.

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    3 Comments

    1. Posted Sep 2 at 12:05 pm | Permalink

      Ahhhh, isn’t it fun to relive the wedding! I am coming up on 10 years and we still watch our wedding video every year. Happy Anniversary!

    2. Posted Sep 4 at 3:32 pm | Permalink

      Congratulations! My husband and I just celebrated 5 years August 16! And what a beautiful way to keep your vows!

    3. Posted Sep 17 at 12:01 pm | Permalink

      What a wonderful idea to put your vows where you can always remember them! Also, adore that shot with you hidden behind the parasol.

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