Finally...I got married the Saturday after thanksgiving and here are some pics...LOTS of them

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Posted: 1/13/2013 12:58:19 PM
I got married the Saturday after Thanksgiving. We surprised my mom with the wedding on Friday night before the big day. It was a super small and simple wedding with family only...around 20 people. We got married at my aunt's ranch down in Harlingen, Texas and it was beautiful. She had a corner of her front yard that had recently been landscaped and the waterfall and pond completed so it was lush and green with tropical plants all around. We rented some white chairs, tables and threw a party!

It was exactly what we wanted...a family affair with children laughing and playing and lots of love! I wore a plum dress instead of white or ivory because I wanted to wear a color that looks good on me. I broke all the rules for this wedding and it was a blast with no stress. I loved it!

My flowers were orange lilies, hydrangeas and something else purple. The orange lilies were significant because they were Shannon's favorite flower. Shannon was my dear sil that passed away two years ago very suddenly. She was a pea and some of you may remember her and the story of how she passed. She and I were so close and I wanted to have a little bit of her with me for the ceremony. She was with me every step of the way. It was her passing at the age of 37 that made me realize that life is too short to be in an unhappy marriage. She would love Ken, my husband. She would totally agree that he is the perfect man for me.












My son walked me "down the aisle"...


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:00:37 PM
Congratulations! I love your pictures!

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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:02:52 PM
Congrats! I love your purple dress.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:03:02 PM
You look so happy! May it be ever so.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:03:27 PM
Beautiful. Love your hands in the ring picture.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:06:46 PM
Congratulations! Beautiful pics.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:08:06 PM
Many congratulations! I hope you'll be very happy together.




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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:14:45 PM
Congratulations!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:15:49 PM

Sweet!
Best Wishes & Congratulations!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:19:02 PM
Y'all look so happy!! Congrats to you both!





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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:19:03 PM
Congratulations! Great pictures!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:20:19 PM
How beautiful! Congratulations!

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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:22:39 PM
Love the dress color! Congratulations. Your smile says it all I think!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:25:03 PM
How wonderful! You look great and everyone just looks so happy! Best wishes for a long, happy life together!



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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:29:21 PM
Congratulations!

I love the purple dress! Best wishes for a lifetime of love and happiness!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:31:24 PM
Such happy beautiful pictures!! TFS!!

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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:53:03 PM

Congratulations! Love that you picked a purple dress. Sounds like it was all just what you wanted.








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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:53:33 PM
Thanks for sharing the joy!

I love your dress and those boots!!

I wish you all a long and happy life together!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 1:58:15 PM
Congratulations! Great photos.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:01:07 PM
Congrats!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:11:09 PM
Congratulations! I love the one of your son and husband, so cute!
Also the one that looks like you are running down the aisle! May you forever be as happy s you obviously were that day!



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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:12:24 PM
Congrats! Looks like a beautiful wedding & you seem very happy.

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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:14:25 PM
Happy for you!!!! Congratulations! You are beautiful and much happiness and blessing to you all.

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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:14:40 PM
Congratulations! You look very happy.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:16:55 PM
Beautiful!!! Love your dress & u look AWESOME!!!!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:25:31 PM
Love your dress! You are just glowing, congratulations!!!



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Posted: 1/13/2013 2:39:16 PM
Congratulations! You look radiant!

Wishing you a long, happy, marriage!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 3:58:52 PM
That dress looks fantastic on you! Great photos! Congratulations!!!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 3:59:51 PM
I love how happy you all look! You looked beautiful in your dress, wishing you a very happy and loving marriage.

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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:10:49 PM
Congratulations. The photos look wonderful.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:11:13 PM
Carol

COngratulations you look so happy. Wonderful pictures and you are right that color is perfect on you



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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:14:13 PM
Congratulations!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:16:19 PM
Congratulations and beautiful pictures! I love purple and orange together. Love your ring set as well!




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Congratulations! You look very happy.

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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:18:41 PM
Congratulations!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:20:23 PM
I used to teach in Harlingen! What a small world.

You are absolutely glowing! I wish your new family the best!



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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:22:05 PM
You look so beautiful! Congratulations from one newlywed to another!!





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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:30:22 PM
You guys look very happy. All the best in this new life together.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:30:58 PM
Congratulations Carol!

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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:32:58 PM
Congratulations! And I love your fun pics! TFS!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 4:53:52 PM
Congrats. Wishing you lots and lots of happiness.



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Posted: 1/13/2013 5:00:54 PM
Oh wow - I bet they saw your smile from space LOL. You look so so happy.

Congratulations!!!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 5:32:49 PM
your pictures are beautiful! congratulations....the one of you and your son is my favorite!

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Posted: 1/13/2013 5:34:33 PM
Congratulations


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Posted: 1/13/2013 5:35:09 PM
Congratulations! Beautiful pictures. Thanks for sharing your wedding with us.




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Posted: 1/13/2013 6:35:13 PM
Congratulations! May God always bless you as He has done so on this day!


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Posted: 1/13/2013 6:35:47 PM
Very nice pictures!

I remember the debate about the plum dress or not and so glad you went with it. When I got remarried I wore a black dress! LOL!

Being comfy and happy is what matters.......it sounds like youre really happy this time around.

Hurray!!!!



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Posted: 1/13/2013 6:38:51 PM
congrats! Your dress is very pretty and I love non-traditional rings.


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Posted: 1/13/2013 6:43:29 PM
Lovely dress. Looked wonderful on you!

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