BC: Cheers to New Beginnings...
FC: Park Ridge, IL | our backyard wedding | _______________________________________________ | _______________________________________________ | Chris & Michelle | June 30, 2012
1: Chris came to Michelle's rescue in the parking garage of the building they lived in. and helped her carry a huge television A few days later, Michelle and the kids left apples on Chris's door to thank him for the help. The following week, Chris left cookies at their doorstep. Chris left a note on Michelle's car asking her out on a date and the rest is history.
2: Chris proposed me the summer of 2011 just before our first family vacation to New York. We spent the first part of the trip in New York City and the rest in Montauk.
4: 4.22.10 | Home sweet home
5: "Will You Marry Me?" | My heart was pounding as I awaited her response, she paused and then I heard the words I had been hoping for “Yes! Yes! Of course!“ | Chris proposed to me the summer of 2011, just before our first family vacation to New York. We spent the first part of the trip in New York City and the rest in Montauk., NY. We announced our engagement to the kids at Taverna Di Bacco. Martin, Dorothy, Cheryl, and Juliana were with us.
6: Chris and I have been blessed with our wonderful children Christopher, (17) James, (14) Emma (12), Luke (12), and Alec (9)
8: Bride getting ready photos | our wedding day was hot and sunny with temps in the upper 90s | It's Here!
10: The Big Day!
11: Groom & His men | the
13: "To Have and To Hold Until Death Do Us Part"
16: Gramps passed away just weeks after our wedding. We are so grateful we were able to share our big day with him. We miss you Gramps!
17: "Love is patient, love is kind. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres...." 1 Corinthians 13:4-7