Saturday, June 22, 2013

Forty!

June 15, 1973









Forty years .....
what a journey!
We have been blessed
in so many ways.








Fast forward to June 15, 2013....
We celebrated in Tofino, BC
with a stroll on the beach,
a fun day downtown,
watching the fishermen bring in loads
of fresh salmon,
a 4 hour kayaking trip,
and a delicious late night dinner at Schooners.



Seafood Chowder lunch with Corn Bread
at Sobo's



A stroll on the beach
The kayaks



In 1973 we paddled our canoe in Algonquin Park.
40 years later we paddled a kayak in Tofino's Inlet!
No too bad for two old folks.



Till next time - we're off to Vancouver.

12 comments :

  1. Where are the old folks? I don't see any! What a cute couple you were then AND now.

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  2. Congratulations on 40 years!! I remember your wedding day like it was ... a couple years ago?? We had a six month old, and John had just started working for Erb Transport. Blessings to you both! Juanita

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  3. Congrats you guys, check out the hair on that dude! I remember having hair like that once! How was the kayaking? I love kayaking, did I mention that I love kayaking?

    Cheers from the Great White North

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    1. I think you mentioned this once or so :) and we thought of you John!! It was wonderful and our kayaks were really great! Tell Diane that the sun shone the whole time we were in Tofino....

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  4. Congratulations on forty years of marriage! We celebrated forty years last December- and my husband had a big mustache just like your husband did. Must have been the styling way. Your celebration looked just perfect. Fun.

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  5. Oh my goodness! I have been offline for more than two weeks, back and forth to Edmonton due to the birth of twins. I completely missed learning that you would be on the Island. Congratulations on your fortieth! You have celebrated in wonderful style! I'd love to have met you - I'm back on Edmonton this weekend. Enjoy the rest of your anniversary trip!

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  6. Happy Anniversary,and here's to 40 more! What a wonderful, memorable celebration!

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  7. A very Happy 40th Anniversary to the two of you. Looks like you are made the most of it. I'm glad you got away to celebrate.

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  8. I love seeing your wedding picture Rosella. Such a beautiful bride. What a great way to celebrate your anniversary. Who's old? Not you that is for sure!

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  9. Forty years just flew by didn't they?
    I love your bridal gown!

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  10. Happy anniversary! You were a stunning bride! Beautiful.

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  11. Happy Belated Anniversary! I can't get over how much you look like Becky :-) Love the photo ... beautiful!

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