BC: Families, We cannot thank you enough for making this one of the greatest days we will ever have. We are better people and a better couple because of your unconditional love and support. We are so blessed to have you as our parents or are new in-laws. Thank you for modeling so well what true love is all about. We love you, Leigha and Ryan Wagner March 12, 2011
FC: Leigha Marie Collins and Ryan Lee Wagner March 12, 2011
1: Leigha Marie Collins & Ryan Lee Wagner March 12, 2011
2: Ryan Lee Wagner A new baby is like the beginning of all things-wonder, hope, and dream of possibilities
3: Leigha Marie Collins A baby fills a hole if your heart you never knew was there
4: You don't raise heroes; you raise sons. And if you treat them like sons, they grow up to be heroes; even if it is just in your own eyes... (Author Unknown)
5: "A little girl is only a little girl so long And tender hearts need their stars to wish upon 'Cause one day you will turn around and she'll be gone A little girl is only a little girl so long..."
7: "Before you met me I was a fairy princess, I caught frogs and called them prince and made myself a queen..." -Lyrics from Fireflies by Faith Hill
8: ~Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in Heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down on us to let us know they are happy and watching from above~
12: "Well in the town where I was raised, the clock ticks and the cattle grazed, Time passed with amazing grace, Back where I come from..." -Lyrics from Back Where I Come from by Kenny Chesney
13: "Before you knew me I traveled 'round the world. And I slept in castles and fell in love because I was taught to dream..." -Lyrics from Fireflies by Faith Hill
15: ~Siblings are the people we practice on, the people who teach us about fairness and cooperation and kindness and caring - quite often the hard way~
16: ~The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect, joy and love in each other's life~
17: ~A baby has a special way of adding joy in every single day~
19: ~The greatest gift a parent can give a child is unconditional love. As a child wanders and strays, finding his bearings, he needs a sense of absolute love from a parent. There's nothing wrong with tough love, as long as the love is unconditional.~
20: The other sports are just sports. Baseball is a love. ~Bryant Gumbel, 1981
21: ~What children need most are the essentials that grandparents provide in abundance. They give unconditional love, kindness, patience, humor, comfort, lessons in life. And, most importantly, cookies (or any other food Grandpa could get us to eat).~
26: "Back where I come from Where I'll be when its said and done I'm proud as anyone That's where I come from..." -Kenny Chesney
27: She's got her Father's eyes, her Father's eyes Eyes that find the good in things, When good is not around. Eyes that find the source of help, When help just can't be found. Eyes full of compassion...
28: I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me they are the role model for being alive. | The dog is the only animal that has seen his god.
29: Friends are kisses blown to us by angels. | "A person is only complete when she has a true friend to understand her, to share all her passions and sorrows with, and to stand by her throughout her life."
30: "You can lie on a river bank, paint your name on a water tank Miscount all the beers you drank, Back where I come from..." -Kenny Chesney
31: Some of the best times and greatest laughs have been with my family. Personalities are strong, voices are loud, values are instilled, memories are cherished, and love for one another is forever.
32: ~A friend is like a four-leaf clover, hard to find but lucky to have~
33: May 16th 2009 We gathered our crazy hats and went to Westport for our semi-annual Crawl for Cancer with our regular crew of fellow teachers and friends. At the fourth bar I decided I needed to take a lap around the bar with my friend Michelle when I pointed out a guy I thought was cute. She dragged me over and told the guy he needed to talk to me hence how Ryan and I exchanged our first words...
34: Three days later came the best first date to a Royal's baseball game. Which then led to... | Many surprises... | And a summer of concerts while falling in love with my best friend.
35: You know you're in love when you don't want to fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams. -Dr. Seuss
36: Love doesn't make the world go 'round Love makes the ride worthwhile
37: Well I've waited so long, so long, so long For someone like you And as this morning breaks through the window pane It reveals the truth..." -Steve Azar
38: Do you have a band-aid? 'Cuz I just scraped my knee falling for you!
40: "I just want to look in your eyes and catch my breath 'Cuz I just got a feeling This could be one of those memories We want to hold on to, cling to, one we can't forget..." -Darius Rucker
41: Falling in love means trying new things you never would have done before...and having a great time! | Falling in love means having someone to share the music with!
42: ~This could be one of those memories, We want to hold on to, cling to, one we can't forget Baby this could be our last first kiss The door to forever What if this was that moment, that chance worth taking History in the making... -History in the Making by Darius Rucker
43: Never knew I could feel like this Like I've never seen the sky before Want to vanish inside your kiss Everyday I love you more and more Listen to my heart, can you hear it sings Telling me to give you everything Seasons may change winter to spring But I love you until the end of time Come what may, come what may I will love you until my dying day
44: On June 30, 2010 during our first day on vacation in Riveria Maya, Ryan and I went to take pictures on the cliffs overlooking the sea when he chose to propose to me! Lots of hugs and many kisses I was so excited to be a Mrs.
45: Inside, baby inside Can you feel the butterflies? Floating all around Cuz I can sure feel them now Tonight, maybe tonight Is a start of a beautiful ride that will never end And baby I’ve got a feeling
46: ~Baby, you're my sunshine, first light Find your way to places that only know lies Failed tries and bruised skies With hardly time to hold on or be strong, now I'm strong 'Cos like the dawn you push it all away I tell ya, you're my sunshine Everybody needs a little sunshine~ Lyrics from Sunshine by Steve Azar
47: Ernie Biggs The bar where we met a year and a half before...
49: So won't you take me, take me, take me Anywhere and everywhere you go Baby, you're my sunshine Everybody needs a little sunshine Yeah, you're my sunshine 'Cos like the dawn you push it all away -Lyrics from Sunshine by Steve Azar
50: The best memories are the ones that you try to explain but in the end, you just say... you had to be there.
51: Bachelorette Party November 13, 2010 | Keep smilin' keep shinin' Knowing you can always count on me for sure That's what friends are for For good times and bad times I'll be on your side forever more That's what friends are for
52: "Never knew I could feel like this, Like I've never seen the sky before, Want to vanish inside your kiss Everyday I love you more and more Listen to my heart can you hear it sing Telling me to give you everything Seasons may change winter to spring But I love you until the end of time Come what may, come what may I'll love you until my dying day" -Come What May from Moulin Rouge
53: ~Grow old with me, the best is yet to be~