S: Happy 50th Anniversary, Mom & Dad! ~ December 24, 2009
BC: 50 Years ... And Still Going!
FC: From these two ... A family grew!
1: Celebrating our 50th Anniversary
2: Love True love stories never have endings. --Richard Bach
3: An anniversary is a time to celebrate the joys of today, the memories of yesterday and the hopes of tomorrow.
5: It doesn't matter where you go in life, or what you do ..... it's who you have beside you.
6: We have changed over the years, but the sparkle in your eyes is as bright as ever, and my love for you is even stronger.
7: XO | Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight. --Phyllis Diller
8: love | Family faces are magic mirrors. Looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present and future.
10: We are living happily ever after...
11: There is no feeling more comforting and consoling than knowing you are right next to the one you love.
12: love | I don't care how poor a man is; if he has family, he's rich. --Colonel Potter, M*A*S*H
15: You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them. --Desmond Tutu
19: Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction.
20: Side by side, year by year...
22: Grandparents are similar to a piece of string - handy to have around and easily wrapped around the fingers of their grandchildren.
24: Grandkids make life Grand!
25: Grandchildren are God's reward for not killing your kids.
28: CRAZY ... a relative term in our family!
31: "Remember, as far as anyone knows, we’re a nice ,normal family." --Homer Simpson
32: Families are like fudge... mostly sweet with a few nuts.
33: Together is the best place to be!
35: Some family trees have beautiful leaves, and some have just a bunch of nuts. Remember, it is the nuts that make the tree worth shaking.
37: Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.
39: The history of our grandparents is remembered not with rose petals, but in the laughter and tears of their children and their children's children. It is into us that the lives of grandparents have gone. It is in us that their history becomes a future.