My grandpa was in poor health so my granparents couldn't make the trip for my wedding. We had planned on FaceTiming them in but something went wrong. I was so upset ... but have no fear my tech-savy friend and bridesmaid Sheri saved the day (she's pretty good at that). Getting to chat with them and have them experience our big day caused the biggest cry of the day.
We had rustic chic mason jars like this practically everywhere. One night before the wedding a bunch of ladies from the church gathered to decorate with burlap, lace, and pearls. That night was one of the most memorable in the prep process.
Our sweet flowergirl insisted on carrying mommy's bouquet instead of spreading flowers... so they had a last minute role switch... come on, you can't deny that's adorable!
Plus, does it not make our handsome little ringbearer even MORE cute (which I didn't think was possible) as he carries that sign sideways! Love these sweet kiddos!
These 3 babies were all ones that I had nannied during the most recent. They were just too precious to us not to include so we made a new position... Babies of Honor.
We were blessed to be the first couple married by our pastor. He brought such sincerity to our ceremony. He did, however, forget to do the rings until after we were pronounced husband and wife and shared our kiss. It made for a great laugh for us and our guests.
Our reception had an impromptu detail thanks to a creative groomsman. After picking up the hay bales for seating, our groomsmen asked if we could keep the large trailer for the day as a DJ platform. This detail added so much to feel of the reception! We had a great dance party lead by the hip cool youth pastor & his wife... DJs Special K & Somertime.
Our bridal party went above and beyond to get to the wedding, decorate for the wedding, and make memories to last a lifetime. We had people in from DE, VA, TN, CA, FL, & AZ!
We were blessed with such a fabulous day.
Thanks for hanging with me for some of my favorite memories!
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