Some most exciting news! (photos!)

JarednErika (640x427)

Something rather thrilling happened around here over the weekend.

Our oldest son Jared, who graduated from college in May, asked his Erika to marry him.

And she said yes! We are so thrilled for them!

The Proposal

proposal2PS:  The photographers were Jared’s brother Daniel and their roommate Luke, who were hiding off in the distance unseen.  🙂


  1. So much fun and wonderful!! 🙂

  2. Woohoo!! So excited for you all! (Tell Jared he has good taste. She’s lovely!) 🙂

  3. What a wonderful weekend indeed! Congratulations to the happy couple!

  4. Many congratulations to them, and to you for gaining another daughter soon!

  5. Many congratulations to them, and to you on gaining another daughter soon!

  6. Yea!!! How exciting for your family. Congratulations 🙂

  7. Congrats!!!

  8. So happy for all of you!

  9. Congratulations to the lovely couple!

    Am I correct in thinking this will mean you will soon have both a daughter and daughter-in-law named Erika? (I’m from a family where marriage created the same situation which over the years has created some funny/confusing conversations! :))

  10. Congrats to all! My husband and I both come from large families and their are 5 different Chris’ between the two families. Confusing and fun at the same time. Love watching your family grow.

  11. Whoo hoo! Congrats to the happy couple!


  1. […] in July is our son Jared and his fiance Erika’s wedding and all those attendant festivities. Since we are parents of the groom, not the bride, there is not […]