Celebrating 7 with Joanna

7 is a biblically symbolic number for “completion” or “whole.” I don’t think we’ve completed our marriage, but I absolutely feel whole with you.  Happy Anniversary. To many more.

the first picture we ever took together! Ash Wednesday 2005.
the first picture we ever took together! Ash Wednesday 2006
June 22, 2006. I gave Joanna an important ring at Charlie's Gardens in McCall, ID.
June 22, 2006. I gave Joanna an important ring at Charlie’s Gardens in McCall, ID.

October 21, 2006. Tied the knot!
October 21, 2006. Tied the knot!
The next year, we moved to Kansas City and tried to use the timer on our camera.
The next year, we moved to Kansas City and tried to use the timer on our camera.
September 2007, the third member of our family joined us! Zoe.
September 2007, the third member of our family joined us! Zoe.
October 2008, went to NYC for our anniversary. It rained that day, and we had weird hair.
October 2008, went to NYC for our anniversary. It rained that day, and we had weird hair.
I stopped shaving for a little bit.
I stopped shaving for a little bit.
October 2009, Joanna in St. Louis. Things to note: Joanna's short hair, Clydesdales in the background, celebrating our 3rd at that beer factory.
July 2009, Joanna in St. Louis. Things to note: Joanna’s short hair, Clydesdales in the background, celebrating Joanna at that beer factory.
This little stray joined the family in the 2009-2010 winter.
This little stray joined the family in the 2009-2010 winter.
Spring 2010, getting ready to move back to Boise.
Spring 2010, getting ready to move back to Boise.
Started Working at Cathedral of the Rockies in Boise
Started Working at Cathedral of the Rockies in Boise
Fall 2011, going to our foster daughter's musical.
Fall 2011, going to our foster daughter’s musical.
Fall 2012, Joanna's packing heat.
Fall 2012, Joanna’s packing heat.
January 11, 2013. Day one of the rest of our lives.
January 11, 2013. Day one of the rest of our lives.
May 2013, the family at Candice and Heath's wedding.
May 2013, the family at Candice and Heath’s wedding.
Summer of 2013, we moved to Idaho Falls to begin work at St Paul's UMC. Here we are at Yellowstone!
Summer of 2013, we moved to Idaho Falls to begin work at St Paul’s UMC. Here we are at Yellowstone!