30 April 2011

A Prairie Love Story

Happy 29th Wedding Anniversary Mom and Dad!

During the 34 years they've been together, my Dad has always bought Flowers 
for my Mom. This morning I found these in the Living Room, waiting for her :)

Living in Saskatoon, they met while my Mom was out for a walk. My Dad was 
driving in his work van, heading to a job site when he spotted her walking past. 
Noticing each other while stopped at a red light, they smiled and said "Hello" 

That night my Mom told her Mom that she "Can't explain why, 
but she has a weird feeling that she just met her future Husband"

A couple days later, they bumped into each other in the Food Court in the Mall. 
My Dad first recognized her and said, "Hi, i'm Larry" ... "Oh, Hi" she replied. 
"We're you the guy I saw the other day that waved to me?" ... "Yes" he proclaimed 
before asking, "Would you like to go grab some lunch?" ... "Sure!" she said smiling

He took her over to the Ritz Hotel (which is now Lululemon) and had Pork Chops

After their random meal, they exchanged numbers and made plans for a next date

And we all know the rest of the story :)


Anonymous said... [reply]

I love this story!!!! So cute! I love how they went out for porkchops! Happy Anniversary to your parents!!!!!

Holly @ The Runny Egg said... [reply]

What a cute story!!!

Happy Anniversary to your parents!

Ellie@fitforthesoul said... [reply]

gahhhhhhhhhhhhh what a cute story!!! they should make a movie about this haha! happy anniversay to them and for you being their daughter :D

rachel said... [reply]

That's such a lovely story :) Thanks so much for sharing it! It made me really happy. I hope your parents have a really Happy Anniversary!

Alexandra (Veggin' Out in the Kitchen) said... [reply]

Awwww.... what a cute story!! :) Happy anniversary to your parents!!


Red Deception said... [reply]

That's so cute! I met my perfect guy in Saskatoon, too! The city must be crawling with hot prospects (fresh off the farm)!

Unknown said... [reply]

cute story :)

Mary said... [reply]

That's a sweet tradition they share. :) Happy Anniversary to them!

Leah @ Why Deprive? said... [reply]

That is so sweet!! Happy Anniversary to your parents. :)

Lauren said... [reply]

This is such a great love story!

Tori said... [reply]

No we don't! Keep going, I was very into this story! What happened next? :)

Anonymous said... [reply]

Awww, that is so sweet! Talk about love at first sight :D Happy anniversary to them!

Sarena Shasteen - The Non-Dairy Queen said... [reply]

Happy Anniversary to them! What a sweet love story!

Kristi said... [reply]

What a love story!!! I love it. Happy anniversary to your parents.

Kristy Sayer-Jones @ Southern In Law said... [reply]

What a cute story! Happy Anniversary to your parents! :)

Jolene - EverydayFoodie said... [reply]

My parents were both born and raised in Saskatoon, and they met there too!!

Craziness :-)

Happy Anniversary to your parents.

Anonymous said... [reply]

Kelsey, that is such an adorable story! Wishing your parents a happy 29th (!!!) anniversary.


Jess said... [reply]

Adorable!! Happy Anniversary to your parents!!

Monique Geisler said... [reply]

so cute :) I love this story haha, my parents have been married over 30 years, it's so crazy. I love hearing when families stay together like that :)

Anonymous said... [reply]

Aww that's so cute! I am from saskatchewan so when i saw the title I was hoping it would be the prairies i was thinking of :)

Natalie @ cinnamonbums said... [reply]

this was way too cute! i LOVE LILIES. they are my favorite flower. i also like your mom's name, dolly =)

Anonymous said... [reply]

adorable! and way too romantic :) Happy anniversary to your parents!!
I can't wait until the day I can say, I just met my future husband :)
and I can't wait until YOU, you little snacking squirrel, can tell us all, hey guess who I met today? ;) xox

Emma @ Getting There & Going Places said... [reply]

what a great story! :D
Happy anniversary to your parents! :D
I love that he still brings her flowers... We can only hope to find someone that does the same for us after 34 years! ;)

Jessie said... [reply]

Awwwww! That's so sweet, and I love how your dad brings flowers to your mom :) Happy anniversary to them!!!!!

LeQuan said... [reply]

Omg! I loved this story! Thanks for sharing it with us, Kelsey. Happy belated anniversary to your parents!

Kayla said... [reply]

That's just adorable! So funny how they met at random like that! You look like your dad, Kelsey! I look like my dad, too!

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