Love Stories: Karen & Paul

It’s been a while since I’ve written one of my Love Stories Series blog posts. But, no doubt, I’ve returned with my all-time favorite: My parents. Karen and Paul are getting ready to celebrate 45 years of marriage. And, while there’s no… Read More

Love Stories: Bill & Jean Schirmer

This coming week, July 20th, ¬†would have been my grandparent’s 72nd wedding anniversary. They lived to celebrate 65 years together! They had nine kids and 28 grandchildren! Their love story is one of my all-time favorites. My grandparents, Bill Schirmer and Jean… Read More

Love Stories: Marc & Catherine, June 8, 1941

Last Thursday, June 8th, would have been my grandparent’s 75th wedding anniversary. My father’s parents were not the type to talk, but last week I found myself really regretting not peppering them with questions when I was a kid (perhaps from a… Read More