Archive for November, 2011

Nov
27

It’s time

Just a quick break from wedding recaps to tell you to go watch this beautifully shot ad by GetUp! promoting marriage equality. I don’t see how you could watch this and feel that their relationship is any less valid or worthy of legal marriage than a hetero relationship. Watch this then go sign the petition.

Nov
27

Bridal Crew

We couldn’t have asked for a better bridal party. My girls were a massive support for me in the leadup to the wedding, and got up at 5am for me on the day to start getting read (that is dedication). They also all managed to find their own yellow dresses, which was surprisingly difficult! A […]

Nov
26

Photo Session

I was really, really nervous about the photos for the wedding. Not that I didn’t trust our awesome photographer, Jen, but I’m always really, really awkward in front of a camera – I’m much more comfortable behind one. As it turned out I didn’t need to worry – I didn’t feel awkward at all during […]

Nov
25

First Look

Some people seem to really dislike first looks – either because you miss that aisle moment, or because they’re deemed too fake and posey. I love the idea though, and for us it just made things a million times easier logistically – we had our first look in our front yard, after I got ready […]

Nov
20

Getting Ready

I decided to get ready at our apartment – both our parents’ places are a bit cluttered, and I really didn’t want the cost of a hotel room. With a morning ceremony and photos before that, I ended up having to get up at 5am! The Boy didn’t like the idea of getting kicked out […]

Nov
16

Yellow Dresses

…seem to be everywhere this season! Where were they this time last year, when I told my bridesmaids they had to find their own (non-matching) yellow dress for the wedding? Luckily they did awesome and found fabulous dresses anyway. Real recaps coming soon!

Nov
10

Honeymoon Adventures

I’ve been posting about our honeymoon over on my main blog, go check it out! Adventures in Hoi An Adventures in Hanoi Adventures in Ha Long Bay Here’s a taster: Our professional wedding photos are coming in the mail tomorrow, so expect some recaps with photos soon!