A Diamond of Sixty Years Together….

My Mum and Dad – sixty years ago…. โค

We gathered as a family to celebrate my Mum and Dad's Diamond Wedding Anniversary recently.

The children, grandchildren and great grandchildren bearing testimony to their lives together. All sparking in unique ways with the love, blessings, resilience, fortitude, flexibility, adventuring spirits, creativity and care that has sprung from their foundation.

We all love you both. โค

60 Responses to “A Diamond of Sixty Years Together….”

  1. 1 roughwighting February 18, 2019 at 2:17 am

    Sixty years is a sparkly, diamond testament to long-time love. โค

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  2. 4 CHINA ALEXANDRIA AUTHOR December 26, 2018 at 2:54 pm


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  3. 6 Elizabeth Melton Parsons December 21, 2018 at 3:02 pm

    Such a lovely post, Jane. Love the photos. Congratulations to your mom and dad. โค

    Liked by 1 person

  4. 8 mistermaxxx08 December 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm

    Congratulations,an incredible blessing all the best โ˜ฎ๏ธ

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  5. 10 Cynthia Reyes December 20, 2018 at 9:38 am

    What a blessing, Jane. Congrats to your parents.

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  6. 12 da-AL December 17, 2018 at 10:10 pm

    whereas I believe that quality is better than quantity — it is heaven when one can have both โค

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  7. 14 Jane Stansfeld December 14, 2018 at 8:32 pm

    CONGRATULATIONS! I also admiringly noticed that the happy couple commented on your blog – to still be that savvy and up-to-date at their age is also a major achievement. Perhaps they egg each other on? What a happy union. Dan, my husband, and I boast 44 years and counting!

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  8. 16 Sue Dreamwalker December 13, 2018 at 2:01 pm

    Oh how wonderful.. Loved their photos of then and now..
    Congratulations to your Mum and Dad Jane.. Wishing them many more years of Happiness..
    โค โค โค

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  9. 19 frederick anderson December 12, 2018 at 8:09 am

    In a world of impermanence, it is wonderful to find two such lucky and happy people…please add my congratulations to the many…

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  10. 21 smzang December 11, 2018 at 8:41 am

    Dear Jane,

    Your posts are always spectacular, and none more so than this one.
    What a true treasure, your parents and the lives they led, and those
    wonderful photographs…You have created a family heirloom with this
    post. It is an honor to be able to share in your celebration.


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  11. 24 dgkaye December 11, 2018 at 1:45 am

    So lovely to see you post Jane. God bless the lovely couple. โค xxx

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  12. 27 Jill Weatherholt December 10, 2018 at 1:01 pm

    What a beautiful couple. Thanks for sharing their special day with us, Jane!

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  13. 33 smilecalm December 10, 2018 at 5:26 am

    beautiful testament of love.
    may they continue being inspirations
    of friendship & resilience ๐Ÿ™‚

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  14. 35 Al December 10, 2018 at 1:42 am

    What a loving and lovely couple. Their love shines through you as well.

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  15. 37 ianscyberspace December 10, 2018 at 1:25 am

    That’s great. What a wonderful family reunion. ๐Ÿ™‚

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  16. 39 Eric Alagan December 10, 2018 at 12:23 am

    Dear Jane,

    What a handsome couple, your parents. I can see where you got your good looks from.

    Diamond Anniversary – now that is a definite First Prize in Life. Congratulations to your parents.

    Lisa and I will celebrate our 38th in February – and we have a long way to go to touch your parents’ shadow.

    Luv and hugz,

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  17. 41 grandfathersky December 10, 2018 at 12:07 am

    Looking at the wedding picture I can see where your beauty comes from … Wishing you parents and their families all the best as the years keep spinning by. โค

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  18. 43 Clare Pooley December 9, 2018 at 10:37 pm

    Such a loving tribute to your Mum and Dad, Jane. No mean feat to still be together after sixty years. I love the photos and that gorgeous wedding dress….wow! Hugs and much love xx<3 <3xx

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  19. 46 Create Space December 9, 2018 at 8:47 pm

    I hope both your parents enjoy good health and that you and your family create many more special memories!

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  20. 48 John W. Howell December 9, 2018 at 6:45 pm

    What a blessing to be able to share in this event.

    Liked by 2 people

  21. 53 Ian Dark December 9, 2018 at 5:09 pm

    True Love stands the test of time. Congratulations .

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  22. 55 Mum & Dad x December 9, 2018 at 4:51 pm

    What a beautiful blog, thank you darling for these lovely words.

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  23. 57 1smiles December 9, 2018 at 4:04 pm

    What a wonderful achievement and the foundations for all of the future they have affected. Thank you for sharing Jane.
    Much love and many hugs to you<

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  24. 59 pensitivity101 December 9, 2018 at 2:32 pm

    Wonderful! Congratulations to them both and may they have many more years together.

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