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A Wedding Story (from a Groom’s Mother): Their First Engagement Party

My oldest son got married last year on September 30th. Even though, I ‘only’ was the groom’s mother this time, I still thoroughly enjoyed every minute of that very exciting time in my son (& now) daughter-in-law’s lives – just like I had previously for … Continue reading

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The Wedding Journey: It’s the Big Day ~ Reception Details

  Almost two years ago to the day, this Wedding Journey (my daughter & now son-in-laws’ wedding) is at its finale. Here is a look back to see many of the details that were in the “planning works” for months take shape, and come … Continue reading

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The Wedding Journey: It’s The Big Day ~ The Wedding Ceremony: Details

Almost two years ago to the day, this Wedding Journey (my daughter & now son-in-laws’ wedding) is at its culmination. Here’s a look back at some of the details for their wedding ceremony. Sometimes… ~ It’s the smallest of details … Continue reading

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The Wedding Journey – Little Details Can Make a Big Difference: Along the Way to the Big Day Part 3: The Wedding Reception

This Wedding Journey is almost to its finale! Before I finally share photos from my daughter’s Wedding Day, here is a glimpse into some of the planning and details that made my daughter and her then-Groom-to-Be’s Wedding Reception extra special for us, and hopefully … Continue reading

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The Wedding Journey – Little Details Can Make a Big Difference: Along the Way to the Big Day Part 2: The Wedding Ceremony

  Before I share pictures from my daughter and her then-Groom-to-Be’s Wedding Day (near-future post), here’s a glimpse into some of the planning and details that made their Wedding Ceremony extra special and meaningful for us, and hopefully some of our guests too.

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Barbie-Themed Bridal Shower

Another couple’s daughter (from our Gourmet Group) also got married in 2014.  This lovely, beautiful then-bride-to-be loved playing with Barbie dolls when she was young.  The hosts of her bridal shower took this fun time in her earlier life to creatively throw her bridal shower.  They used some of her old Barbie dolls to celebrate the-bride-to-be’s personality, and highlight some … Continue reading

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A Wedding Journey: Bridal Shower – “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”

Note:  Originally, I hoped to be done writing all my “A Wedding Journey” posts within a year of my daughter & son-in-law’s wedding day.  However, due to unforeseen circumstances that arose this past year, I am behind on the posts, … Continue reading

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