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A Slice of Our Wedding Day

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There really is no combination of words that can fully convey the joy and happiness of day we wed. Hence, I won't even attempt an intricate account......but I will outline the simple things that when rolled together created a day unlike any other, an experience that elevated to something greater than we ever expected, and memories that we'll cherish and carry with us throughout our life together.

I wore my mother's wedding dress & veil. From 1979. Minor alterations, and it was a dream come true, for both of us I believe. Our ceremony was short & meaningful. Non-denominational since we were married in a chapel. And every word that was said echoed deep.
We thanked our parents and gave our mother's roses as part of our ceremony, which was one of the most special parts to me.
Everything was homemade or DIY. From the garland hanging behind us at the chapel, to pinecones I gathered up from our backyard and spraypainted. Our felt "H" location marker, chalkboar…