Another family wedding to come

August 29, 2009 at 1:04 pm Leave a comment

Today, my husband and I will be attending an engagement party for our nephew Jay and his finaceé Sarah. That’s right, another family wedding, another happy celebration.

Last weekend, Adam and Paige had their ceremony outdoors after all. The rain stopped and the sun came out. What a blessing,  especially when the weather was so unpredictable.

Our family has been having a year of celebrations: a new baby boy born to my niece, Tara, and her partner, Mike, in February, Mom and Dad’s 60th wedding aniversary in June, and Paige and Adam’s wedding just last weekend. Celebrations still to come will be for Dave and Laura’s baby sometime in September and Jay and Sarah’s wedding in October.

Jay, son of Ron and my sister Joan, and Sarah have been making wedding plans for awhile now. Weddings are that way, requiring months of planning and decisions for that one special day. The engaged couple are noting how others celebrate as they make their plans.

Dare we wish for the sun to come out again, two Saturdays in a row in this unusual summer?

Go ahead and wish for it, my heart says. There will be plenty of people in and out of my sister and brother-in-law’s home. Plans are to use the deck as well as indoors. Today we will meet Sarah’s family, then I can say, Sarah, daughter of… .
Do I see the sky brightening ever so little? Maybe not yet. There are still some hours between now and then. My weather-watching husband heard that the weather is supposed to clear, and so I will go ahead and pray for sun for Jay and Sarah too.

Advertisements

Entry filed under: family. Tags: .

A bouquet for the bride and groom School will soon be back in

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Top Canadian Blogs - Top Blogs

Book title


debi riley

The Creative Zone for Making Art

Shot By Sarah

Photography

Janice L. Dick

Tansy & Thistle Press: faith, fiction, forum

LEANNE COLE

Fine Art Photographer ~ Daring to be Different

SIMPLY LIFE with Kathleen Gibson

Just another WordPress.com weblog

I Like It!

Just another WordPress.com weblog

Whatever He Says

Just another WordPress.com weblog

Baden Storytellers' Guild

Continuing the Tradition of Oral Storytelling

Tenacity

thoughts on faith and fiction

gardenchatter

Garden adventures and advice...

Promises of Home

Stories of British Home Children, written, compiled and edited by Rose McCormick Brandon

%d bloggers like this: