Happy Anniversary

to the love of my life.

Wedding pic

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We’ve had some pretty crazy adventures:

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Jet star

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amazing times together,

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(which, by far, made up for those long times apart)

and babies!

Baby bell



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(Of the fur and human varieties.)

Thanks for falling out of the sky and into Starbucks.  πŸ˜‰ Through the frantic, the mundane, the tough, the thrilling, for better or worse, I’m so lucky to have you by my side. <3

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Blog friends: I’ll see ya later today with an AMAZING Lorna Jane giveaway. <3

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  1. You two are my favorite couple I don’t actually know IRL. <3

    PS Holy cow she's so big!

  2. Holy moly Liv looks like such a little adult in that last picture. Insane to think I’ve been reading since way, way, way pre-liv!

  3. You two are just about the cutest couple ever. I just can’t.

  4. Thank god for Starbucks! Congrats to you both!!

  5. Happy Anniversary!! I agree–you are the cutest couple! Wishing you many more years of total happiness, joy, and love!

  6. Happy anniversary! You all make such a sweet little family. I still get a little emotional thinking back to the “coming home” video you posted years ago when your hubby returned!

  7. You have such an adorable family!

  8. Happy anniversary! I love how you share positive messages … your blog is definitely a bright spot in my day!

  9. Rebecca A Meier says:

    Happy Anniversary to you lovebirds!

    You’re a beautiful little family and it’s been fun reading about your many journeys together over the years. Thank you for sharing so much with us/your readers, the good and the bad, the exciting and even not-so-exciting daily stuff. I enjoy reading it all. (Been a reader since like ’09 or something, don’t know, but it’s been a while. Your blog is one of the first I ever started reading :))

    So happy anniversary, hope it’s awesome!

  10. Happy anniversary!

  11. Wishing you two a VERY happy anniversary, and a beautiful lifetime together! xo

  12. Happy Anniversary!

  13. Happy anniversary! This is just too precious. P.S. your Tucson house made me miss Tucson so much. I dream of leaving big, trafficholic Phoenix and moving back one day for a simpler life.

  14. Aw you guys met in Starbucks?! I love random stories like that πŸ™‚

  15. Happy Anniversary! There are some fabulous pics in this post!

  16. Happy Anniversary to you both! You have a beautiful family Gina.

  17. Aww! Your family is very beautiful. Happy anniversary!

  18. Happy Anniversary!! How many years, 8?

  19. Happy Anniversary!

  20. Aw, happy Anniversary dear! xoxo

  21. Happy anniversary! Your blog was one of the first I started reading, back in 2011. My husband (then boyfriend) was deployed at the time and I found you through a military wife blog. Your posts about deployment were so helpful to me, and I remember watching the pilot’s coming home video and getting so emotional thinking about when it would finally be my turn for that wonderful moment πŸ™‚ I have enjoyed reading ever since! Enjoy your day with your husband!

  22. Happy Anniversary! You guys are adorable. Here’s to many more!!

  23. aww this was so sweet πŸ™‚ happy anniversary to you and the pilot!

  24. Aw, this is so sweet. A very Happy Anniversary to you two! <3

  25. Happy anniversary to both of you!! <3

  26. Happy happy anniversary!! Here’s to love! <3

  27. Happy happy anniversary! It has been lovely reading and watching your family grow!

  28. Happy anniversary! πŸ™‚

  29. Happy Anniversary!!!!! πŸ™‚

  30. Oh happy anniversary!! Livi and the baby (and the puppies) are very blessed to have parents who love each other so much. Here’s to many more years of happiness πŸ™‚

  31. Happy Anniversary ! and as someone also said – you two are my favorite couple I’ve never met! Best Wishes for so many more happy years! xoxo Gina (from Mass)

  32. Happy anniversary!

    Your love story gives me hope that I’ll bump into the most perfect man at my favourite coffee shop some day…

  33. Our love story started at Starbucks too! We ended up having a coffee themed wedding as well πŸ™‚ I hope you guys have a beautiful day!

  34. Aww what a beautiful family you have both made :). Happy anniversary!!

  35. Yay! Happy Anniversary!!

    …and, that picture of Baby Belle…I can’t even handle it! <3

  36. Aw, happy anniversary! It’s fun that a lot of your journey together is documented in this blog πŸ™‚

  37. Catherine says:

    Happy anniversary! Wishing you continued health, happiness, and good fortune :)!

  38. How special!!! Congratulations!

  39. Christine T says:

    Happy anniversary! πŸ™‚

  40. Happy Anniversary!!

  41. Happy anniversary! You have a beautiful family!

  42. Happy anniversary!

  43. Happy Anniversary! <3 Mil couples! We are the tougher and tighter brand!
    Hope ya'll have a blessed many more!!!!!

  44. Happy Anniversary!!

  45. Happy wedding anniversary! Gina and Pilot, i wish you the best the years ahead have for you and your cute family. It has been fun reading about your expeditions through the laughter, tears, joy and fun. All the way from Nigeria with love. xoxo!!!

  46. Congrats, sweet lady! My hubs and I also met at Starbucks… crazy. We’ll be celebrating 9 years married in November.

  47. Happy Anniversary!! You two are such a great couple and parents, so happy for you. xoxo

  48. Happy Anniversary!

  49. Happy Anniversry ❀️

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