i’ve known gabby since she was this little.
i met her because i thought her oldest sister was hot. (i later married her oldest sister.)
more than any other bride i have followed gabby’s journey towards marriage and been there for the ups and downs. it was so special to be there on her wedding day at bella sera ranch.
gabby and kendal met in hong kong where she teaches english.
gabby gave me her shoes like this.
i said can i take them out of the bag?
she said do whatever, i trust you.
this is what i did.
nothing like having twin daughters help you get ready.
sara, my 7 year old, loved having aunt gabby fix her hair.
petal’s florist did the amazing job they always do.
gabby was so so nervous leading up to her first look. i loved seeing kendal melt those nerves away as he held her.
i typically don’t post many “formals” but this bridesmaid was too attractive to pass up. (the little boys aren’t bad either.)
jo loved getting dressed up. he kept channeling his inner tony stark. (his words) he loved it until the bridesmaids started telling him how handsome he was.
fine! fine! since you asked, i’ll show you all 4 of my kids.
gabby & kendal had a herd of nieces and nephews walking down the aisle.
it was about a billion degrees below zero outside and some of the inside cowards were taunting the faithful of us who endured the cold.
i love this photo of them after the ceremony. gabby has the best laugh.
kendal’s brother in law dropping the perfect out of focus photo bomb.
the toasts were perfect, they included stories of them making out and bible verses that morphed into 3 sisters rapping.
before returning the get-a-way car my kids and i decided to give it a little test drive the next day.
gabby, i’m so so proud of you. i love you dearly and know you and kendal will make me many many glorious nieces and nephews to spoil.