A 20th Anniversary Celebration!

I can’t believe it has been 20 years that my husband and I have been married! He surprised me with a gorgeous bouquet of 20 roses in different colors! I was delighted!

Here are a couple of photos of the bouquet that I had to share. It blew me away!

I cried tears of joy when I saw so many different colors! I feel blessed to have such a thoughtful husband! I wrote him a poem which I do yearly for our anniversary to thank him for being such a wonderful husband.

If you ever wondered what the color of the rose means here is a quick explanation.







Now all you men out there know which roses to buy your loved ones. Happy shopping. Whichever colors you choose your loved ones will be thrilled to have a rose of any color. Flowers are a sign of affection no matter which ones you buy.

Thank you for letting me share these with you. They are too gorgeous not to share.

Blessings & Hugs!



About jjspina

Janice is an award-winning author with 12 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 7 middle-grade/preteen/young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and 3 novels, and a short story collection written under J.E. Spina. She is also a writer of poetry, blogger, avid reader, reviewer and a copy editor. Janice has always loved writing and started very young writing poetry, then stories. Her children's book, Lamby the Lonely Lamby, won a Silver Medal in the Mom's Choice Awards. Book 1, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Missing Cell Phone, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and Honorable Mention from Readers' Favorite Book Awards. Book 2, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and so did Book 3, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Book 5, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost, and Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, all won Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards. Book 5 of Davey & Derek also won a Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest. Hunting Mariah was a Finalist in Authorsdb First Lines Contest. Book 4 of Davey & Derek Series was a Finalist in Red City Review. All Janice's books are available on Amazon.com, Kindle, B&N and other online book sites. One of her sports' poems was published in The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October of 2008. She is currently working on Book 3 of Abby & Holly series for girls, a fairy tale and Book 6 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. A YA fantasy series will be coming in 2019 along with more children's books. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her five grandchildren. Janice loves to hear from readers and appreciates reviews. Sign up on her blog https://jemsbooks.wordpress.com for a copy of her newsletters under Contact Me. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband who is her illustrator and cover creator.
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17 Responses to A 20th Anniversary Celebration!

  1. Andrew Joyce says:

    Those are indeed beautiful roses. I mean, really! Your husband has a lotta class. Congrats on the twenty years. But I was kinda hoping you were single. (Don’t tell your husband I said that. I don’t wanna get beat up.)

  2. Darlene says:

    Congratulations and I wish you many more happy years. The flowers are lovely.

  3. macjam47 says:

    Happy Anniversary to you and John and many more happy and healthy years together! Nothing spells ‘love’ like a beautiful bouquet of roses. 💕🤗💕

  4. Jennie says:

    Happy Anniversary! The roses are gorgeous.

  5. Amy Caudill says:

    Congratulations Janice! I wish you and your husband many more years together. Thank you for the information on the roses; I may have to show that to my own husband!

  6. Oh so lovely, Janice… ❤ Happy Anniversary! xoxo

    • jjspina says:

      Thank you so much, Bette! 😘 I would like to help you promote your new book. Send me the info and I can put it on my blog in a post. ❤️

  7. Thanks so much, dear Janice… Have to work up launch post and will email you once I get things together. Hugs! ❤ xoxo

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