BC: Thank you for loving me. You will always have my heart! I am looking forward for the adventure to continue as we take this journey through life... together! I LOVE YOU SO MUCH!!! Love, Joel
FC: The Teton Engagement Trip: Let the Journey Begin | I pray you enjoy this token of my love for you Andrea. You are one in a million! I LOVE YOU!!!!! -Joel
1: Meeting Family in St. Louis... Many great times to cherish!
4: Never a dull moment with so many kids! What fun! ... Even though I did get clobbered in the water gun fight!!
6: Yey! Horseback riding at my cousin's house! | Eckerts... Andrea, you're the sweetest peach!!
7: St. Louis with Uncle Tim and Aunt Cheryl... indeed how close we all are! | Our Blessed Mother will always lead us to her Son! Praise God!
8: A journey of a thousand miles begins with... a turn of the wheel...
10: THE GRAND TETONS.... FINALLY!!!!
11: What a blessing to get to know the Sider Family! They are amazing!
12: Picture perfect!
13: Backcountry into Cascade Canyon...
14: Not a bad campsite! Heavenly!
15: I'll never forget this precious time with you...
16: Lake Solitude sure lived up to its name... Your reaction was worth it all! I love you!
17: Made it to the top after a scary icy climb!
18: Not quite a marmot, but I tried... : )
19: The huge bison that met us on the way up! I had to pay extra for him to stay there so long... Spare no expense! | The engagement climb.... how little did you know what would happen next!
21: SHE SAID "YES"!!!! WOW!!!! | I am the most fortunate and unworthy guy in the world! Thank you for loving me!!
22: How BeautifuL!
23: An engagement antler.... what a find! Not quite a ring, but that will come later!
24: 7 hours of hard labor and 136 15 feet logs later it was finished! Whew!! | Let us carry our cross in joy
25: The Gros Vente River: 4 miles of Class IV Rapids! We survived... barely! Thank you Eric Panabaker!
26: Yellowstone National Park... Here we come!!! God bless! | Water everywhere in different ways!
27: The natural spewing shower from the ground... that's not something you experience every day.
28: Chipmunks... your favorite.!! | What COLOR!!!
29: Another backcountry adventure!!! On Grebe lake!
31: What a sight! Lower Falls... great climbing Andrea!
32: Badlands National Park.... | You Did it Sweetie... So Proud
33: And the journey continues... | The World's only Corn Palace. WOW!!!
34: Bonne Terre, MO Joel's childhood home... My how the farm has changed!!! | The ole Lolly Pop Tree lives on!!!!
35: Visiting Aunt Donna and Uncle Danny in MO; A great car mechanic indeed... Thanks Danny! | Lam | Terry McGowan in Nashville TN... A great seminarian buddy! | Lambert's!!! Home of the thrown rolls!
36: Sweet Home Carolina... At last!!!! | Gatlinburg, TN... Gettin hitched?
37: Mt Collins Shelter... A tough hike in hey sweetie!? : ) | Phil and Tim... Great campfire conversation!
38: Verso Alto! An actual tough climb to Dad's Rock. I love you Dad!!!!
39: Joel's taxidermy | Joel leaves his mark again... at his high school and college.
40: The Family Cabin... A Project Playground
41: Bear Lake Camping with Brian Kaup and friends | That's me at the bottom of the falls!
42: A good view to wake up to! Praise God you came!
43: Waterfalls upon waterfalls!
44: Andrea's first zip line flight! You are a great pilot!
45: Great cooking! Thank you sweetie for the amazing meals and cookies! | Friends and my lady at CMDA! You are my one and only... I LOVE YOU!!!