Happy New Year and Happy Anniversary

December 31, 2008

While we are ringing in the New Year tonight, Pat and I will also be celebrating our wedding anniversary!
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It is unbelievable that I take pictures almost daily and yet, this is the most recent photo of Pat and I together....it was taken in August....I guess I need to pass the camera once in a while:)

Four years ago today, we got married in front of all of our family and friends and then rang in the New Year with them before our reception came to an end!! It was a fantastic day.....and I cannot imagine that we will ever experience another New Year's celebration that will be as special or memorable as that one!!

It is hard to believe where our lives have taken us in four years. We have experienced a lot in a short period of time, but it has all been for the better!!

Although life is not perfect, our life is full....full of love and support that will carry us through any situation that is put in our path. I am fortunate to call this man my husband.......he is an incredible father and an amazing partner. The first four years have been a dream come true and I look forward to at least forty more!!
I anxious to see what this new year has in store for us. Happy Anniversary Pat....and Happy New Year to you all....We are headed to the Cape to celebrate and will be back in 2009!!




Just a couple of photos from our wedding and honeymoon...they were all scanned in so they are very fuzzy....I am loving the slideshow option on Fl!ckr.

67 comments:

Sharie said...

Happy New Year! More importantly, HAPPY ANNIVERSARY!
Have a wonderful trip to the cape:)

Heather said...

Happy Anniversary!! Rob and I were engaged on New Year's Eve.:)

Enjoy your time away, what a blessing.

Happy New Year - so thankful our paths have crossed.

Peace & Joy,
Heather

Jennifer said...

Happy 4 years! You guys make such a cute couple! BTW, you do have the adorable picture with you guys from Christmas in your hats :)

I wish you a very Happy New Year too! Have a fun trip to Cape Cod!

I love the Flickr thing too, but I cannot figure out the slideshow option?

Jen

Chris and Deb said...

Happy 4th Anniversary Lisa.....you guys are such a cute pair!! Wishing you many, many more years of happiniess together!

Jennifer said...

I figured it out, finally :) YEA!


Jen

Gail said...

Happy Anniversary! And Happy New Year too. I hope this year is a great one!

Have fun trip Lisa.

:) Gail

Missy said...

Happy Anniversary Lisa and Pat! You two are an amazingly adorable couple and your wedding and reception looked like a blast!

Here's wishing you a lifetime of happiness! Enjoy your vacation, kids : )

PS-Lisa, you are so TINY!!! What is your secret??? : )

Michelle said...

Hey, New Year's Eve is my anniversary too! Only of the day we met, not our wedding anniversary. That one is on Valentine's Day. I don't know what it is with us and holidays :)

Happy Anniversary!

Thank you for the prayers for my friend. I had to take that post down. I think it had too many personal details in it and I don't want my friend to feel uncomfortable about it.

Happy New Year too!

Briana's Mom said...

Gosh you are such a beautiful couple! Happy, happy anniversary! Wishing you many more happy years together!

And happy new year my friend!

a Tonggu Momma said...

Happy fourth anniversary, Lisa and Pat! This message brought to you from someone whose most recent couple photo is well over six months old. ;)

Jodee Leader said...

Happy Anniversary to a fabulous couple! I hope you have a great time tonight and we can't wait to see some more dancing pictures!

Hope you have a Happy New Year!

Sherri said...

Happy Anniversary Lisa and Pat!!
Have a fun trip and HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!! *cheers*

Isabella's Mommy and Daddy said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year...
LOVE the photos..
Have a Great Time in Cape Cod..
Hugs..
May this year bring us babies..
Hugs..

Jo said...

What a fabulous day for a celebration! Enjoy being with your husband and your famiiy this New Years.

Love the photos ~ wow, I don't think I've ever seen any with the long hair before.

Happy New Years!
Jo

Denise said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year...great slideshow! Thanks for the advice, I figured it out. Have fun at the Cape...I have another challenge for you~

day by day said...

Hi Lisa and Happy Anniversary!!!! My sister also got married on NY Eve...what a fun way to start your lives together!!!

The pics are beautiful...your hair is darling short, but it also looks great long!

Happy 2009, my friend!!!

Sandra said...

Happy anniversary. You two make a beautiful couple!
Oh, and Happy New Year, too!

Jboo said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year! Have a great little trip! You two make the cutest couple ever!

Janet

Shelly and Family said...

Happy Anniversary & Happy New Year to you & your family. Sorry we didn't get a chance to catch up yesterday. Our life here has been crazy (with the few medical issues that we talked about with Francesca). Today we head down to Geisinger so we'll see what is going to happen...

Hope you have a great time at the Cape!

Kate said...

Happy anniversary...and Happy New Year!!! What a fun night to celebrate!!!

Hope you are having a wonderful vacation!!!

Kate

Kam said...

Happy Anniversary!!! You were a beautiful bride! Enjoy your day and your long awaited trip to the Cape...Thanksgiving seems like forever ago! Hope all goes well this time.

Safe travels friend and many more Happy Anniversaries to you both!!!

Amy said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year! Your wedding pictures are beautiful! You look like a princess.:)

God Bless,
Amy:)

Lisa said...

Congratulations! You guys are a beautiful couple. I alway's thought getting married on New Years Eve was so romantic! Those are great pictures. Thanks for sharing. Happy New Year! :)

Fliss and Mike Adventures said...

Happy Anniversary... hope it as good as the first one :)
And have a great 2009...

3D said...

Happy Anniversary! Happy New Year!

Keep smilin!

Marla said...

Happy Anniversary!! What a gorgeous couple y'all are. My dh walked by while I was watching the slide show and said "Wow, someone had a good New Year!" LOL!

Happy New Year and have a great trip!

Dawn said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year...I love that you get to celebrate on such a fun night! Many blessings in the New Year!

Carol VR said...

Happy Anniversary!!!

Where did you vacation on your honeymoon???

The horseback riding on the beach looks sooo romantic.

Many more to you and Pat!!!

Steffie B. said...

Happy Anniversary and New Year.....lovely photos.....enjoy your night....*wink*

Hugs,
Steffie

kerri said...

Happy Anniversary!!Your wedding photos are beautiful!!
Happy New Year full of health, happiness and prosperity.
Hugs(have fun at the Cape).

Sandy Toes said...

Happy Anniversary! I loved looking at the pictures!

Wishing you a Happy New Year full of happiness! I am so glad we have met, blogged and looking forward to many more!
love,
Sandy toes

EllieNat said...

Happy New Year AND Happy Anniversary!

You were a lovely bride!

Many blessings to you and your family in the '09.

Debz said...

Happy New Years Eve and Happy Anniversary! Beautiful pics! How doubley romantic!....and your spending it DRIVING!!!!!! Hope you get there in time to enjoy the evening.
Talk to ya next year !

Pug Mama said...

How beautiful!
Happy New Year and Happy Anniversary!!!

ADELE said...

Beautiful pics of the two of you! Have a wonderful anniversary and a very Happy New Year! Enjoy!
Love,
Adele

Lucy said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year! What a blessing it is to find that special someone to share your life with! Have a wonderful time on the Cape!!!
Lucy
P.S. Love your wedding pictures, you both look so happy!

Colleen said...

Happy Anniversary and New Years to you both!! What a gorgeous couple!
I have stopped by your blog a few times after reading your comments on so many blogs. I wanted to say hi and I have to say you always leave the most sweetest comments that are so inspiring! You truly must be a very special person!
Many blessing for a wonderful 2009!!!!

Dawn said...

Lisa,

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year!! I love your wedding pictures, you both look so happy and content!! Enjoy your trip to the Cape. I hope that you have a wonderful Anniversary! Wishing you many, many more years to come!

Dawn

Alyson and Ford said...

Happy Anniversary!
Happy New Year!
Just plain ole HAPPY!! :)
Enjoy the Cape...
peace
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Robin said...

Have a wonderful anniversary and happy new year!! ENJOY!!!

Blessings in 2009!!!
Robin

Our Complete Family said...

Congrats to you two! What a great couple you are!!!
Merry 2009 to you hun!
So glad to have met you in blogland. Now~ maybe you can take the business trip to the Lou you mentioned. Fun, fun, fun!
Chat with you when you get back and settled.
Cheers and hugs~ Les

Michelle said...

Happy New Year's!! What a special time to celebrate your anniversary! Your wedding pictures are wonderful. You look like you had so much fun, and you made such a beautiful bride. You can get down, girl. ;-)

Have a wonderful Annniversary! Happy New Year!!

Colleen said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year my friend : ) Have a wonderful New Year's Day!! I wish you nothing but happiness.

Felicia said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year. Hope you have many blessings in 2009!!

Ivy said...

Lisa,
What a beautiful couple you two are! Hey we just celebrated our 4th anniversary as well, too funny!

It's wonderful to celebrate your wedding day as well as New Years, how much fun that must be!

Have a marvelous time up in the Cape. I'll be looking forward to some beautiful photos.

Hugs,

Ivy

Special K said...

You were a beautiful bride.
Happy New Year!
and
Happy Anniversary!

paige said...

congratulations!!!!
you are so inspiring to me & always full of encouragement.
i wish you continued happiness & a blessed new year
xo

Aspiemom said...

Your wedding and honeymoon looked beautiful and romantic!

Happy Anniversary and Cape Holiday!

jennifer said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year!!

Kathryn said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year Lisa to you and your beautiful family!!!!!!!!!!!

sea star said...

Happy Anniversary! You guys are adorable! What a fun day to get married on. A perfect representation of all things new.

Casey said...

BEAUTIFUL photos!! You were a lovely bride... LOVE the dress!! Happy Anniversary!!

Polar Bear said...

Happy Anniversary!!! What a gorgeous wedding!

Happy New Year!

Nana said...

That was sweet. Happy anniversary and Happy New Year!

Anna Grace`s Jie Jie said...

Happy New Year/ Anniversary!!!! The wedding photos are BEAUTIFUL!!!

Belinda said...

Lisa,
happy Anniversary! loved looking at you pictures of your wedding day you were a beautiful bride!
Belinda

kris said...

happy anniversary!! what an amazing day that must have been, the pictures are just beautiful!! found you through my good friend patricia :O)

kris said...

ps. just noticed in your profile that you are an ovarian cancer survivor- I am an oncology nurse- so, this is an area that is so close to my heart!! plus my sister has done the ovarian cancer triathlon in St. Pete, FL several times :O)

Isabella's Mommy and Daddy said...

Hope you had a Great Trip..
Can't wait for pictures..
Hugs..

Michaela said...

Happy New Year and Happy Anniversary!
All the best to you and your family!
Hugs,
Michaela

Bridget said...

Lisa -

Happy New Year and Anniversary!!! Love the pictures - they are all so cute! Just returned home and am trying to catch up. Looks like you had a fun Christmas with that sweet family of yours!!! I wish you all the best in the new year!! Hope you had fun at the Cape!!!
- Bridget

"Hello... It's Me Again..." said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year

Jennifer said...

Happy Anniversary Lisa and Pat!!!!!

Dan and I went to a wedding on New Year's Eve last year and it was a blast!

Looks like you wedding was a blast too.

Jen

3 Peanuts said...

Happy ANNIVERSARY! And Happy New Year. I loved seeing your wedding photos. You look so beautitful! Glad you got to go away but sorry it took so long to get there:(

Kim

jenbusymom said...

Happy Anniversary! I remember this slide show from an earlier post and loved seeing it again!

At Home In Georgia said...

Wow did you have a fancy fancy wedding. Beautiful pics! Your hair was so long then.

Happy Anniversary!

The Golf Widow said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year! I so wanted to get married New Years Eve. You looked Beautiful!