S: OUR WEDDING - OCTOBER 16, 2010
BC: Roth 'riginal Happy First Anniversary!
1: Bridal Shower - Mary Kay and Jill
2: Colin's Bachelor Party was at a cabin in the mountains hosted by Best Man Brian. No details provided by Colin, Brian and Mike upon their return. | An elegant Wedding Shower was hosted by Aunt Liz, Uncle Steve and cousin Lierin at their home in Laguna Hills.
4: Prep time. Joe and Jen assembled mint boxes. Colin made origami birds for top of wedding cake. | Rehearsal and Wedding Reception were held at Sweet Briar Manor in Geneseo, NY. The wedding party stayed in rooms for the weekend.
6: Colleen Kunz and Jane Vavrick helped set up and serve. | Thai buffet options. | Rehearsal Dinner offered Thai vegetarian choices. A fiddler played Irish tunes.
9: On Saturday morning the girls were busy. | A quick lunch | Finishing touches on centerpieces.... | ...and making boutonnieres and corsages. | Beauty Salon
10: Road signs ready. Place cards ready.
11: Some played a game of Kan Jam
12: ...and then it was time to get ready... | ...and then take a little time to relax with a game of bowling and hang out with your 'guys'.
14: Time to get dressed.
18: "Hallelujah" by Leonard Cohen Music by Adira Amram and Amy Lauerhass
19: Here Comes the Bride!
20: Readings by: Aunt Ginny, Aunt Barb, Grandma Morsch
21: ...time out... | ...and they became husband and wife
25: Toasting and dinner
26: Friends and Family shared our celebration!
29: Desserts! Carrot Cake, pistachio, coffee, and raspberry Nicholettes--meringue sandwich cookies, lemon cakes, rumball and butter cookies, Greek crescents, rugelach, Florentines, and meatball lemon cookies.
30: Slide Show on the tent ceiling
31: Dancing - traditional
32: and not so traditional...
33: Oh, oh, Mom and Maureen are asking for ideas on what makes a marriage successful. What are they up to? | Oh, oh... now they are asking for more women to come up and share their suggestions. | And then -- they all started singing "It's In His Kiss" by Cher. How loud, how funny. Perfect!
34: ...more dancing the night away to end a perfect day!
37: October 16, 2010 will be special to you all your lives. We wish you joy in every day, laughter along the way, strength to face challenges, and love enough to make you feel blessed. Know that you are not alone, ever. You should feel the love, support, and happiness of all your family and friends, just as you felt it on your wedding day. Cherish the journey. Love always, Mom and Dad
39: Honeymoon in Spain.