S: Nik & Shannon Jorgensen Wedding, Runaway Bay, Jamaica, May 25, 2012
FC: Our Wedding
1: Nik & Shannon Jorgensen Runaway Bay, Jamaica 2:00 PM Friday May 25, 2012
2: Welcome to the Gran Bahia Principe Runaway Bay, Jamaica
4: Prior to Nik and Shannon's arrival to the Gran Bahia... | Jerry | Jo
5: Girls Club | Boys Club | All-Inclusive
6: K L I N K | K L A N
7: Yes, Linney will be doing Shannon's hair
8: Night Life | Too Cool for school
9: Split Decision | Role Models for Marriage
10: It was with great sadness that we had to say goodbye to the Klinkhammer Family. They were a true support group for Anna Banana. | May | 2012
11: In Memory of Anna Weitz | An Angel Among us Anna Marie Weitz
12: The pool is always a great start! | We got Rum for Everyone
13: Forecast: Sunny with a chance of fun | 85 degrees
14: When Doug,Tom and Jane aren't sleeping... | Does Shannon's Mom have a Tatoo?
15: Tom Likes to throw balls at Jane! | Doug encouraged Tom, "I think she likes it".
16: Nik challenges Shannon to a civil game of chicken... | Boys will be Boys
17: Nik refuses to lose a drop of beer
18: Last call for all guests who would like to enter the beer drinking contest | Don't worry Doug, "I got your back" | I can't show TJ up in front of Sammy | Red Stripe Beer
19: I so got this Mom | First female applicant | You go Sammy | Sammy is strong in round one, however Fun Fun beat her out in the end.
20: Time for the Men to step up to the table. | TJ vs Frenchie | Frenchie takes the round | Hold your applause please
21: Seriously, Dude... Get some trunks! | Frenchie versus Captain Speedo | Wiener... I mean Winner
22: It was discovered later, however, that Kathy wanted to enter the contest, but Doug said no. Kathy walked away to cool down. | But after a great meal and wonderful entertainment.... It was all good. | Drama
23: Garden Grill Steak House
26: Time for a Day at Sea | Waiting for our tour boat to arrive
27: After a rough, fast, salty ride on the Caribbean Sea...(Just ask Shannon), we were well received at... | Dunn River Falls | At the base of the Falls, Nik and Shannon received a Jamaican Blessing
28: This is our Falls tour guide. He will attempt to take our group up a waterfall. He has "No Worries" that one of us could fall and die! Nik will like this! | Step 1: We all take a shower at the base of the falls. We have been plastered by sea salt on the boat ride. Did I mention the water was 'fricken' cold?"
29: It always looks so cool on the "Sandals" commercials. We were lucky just to stay on our feet. Needless to say...cold boobies! Or...sometimes the Jamaicans like to say, "titties!" | No soap, No shampoo, No washcloths, and certainly no conditioner provided at the Falls.... It reminded us of the Resort :-)
30: Step 2: We all hold hands and sing Kumbaya. This is certain to save a life on the Falls! | This gives new meaning to the word "bonding". | Step 3: Stand by people who like you...they control your future!
32: The Climb
33: Holy Crap | REALLY? | Where's TJ? | This is NOT the "50 and over route" | You go Mom!
34: Slip and | slippery when wet
35: Slide Fun! | down the hatch
36: If you want your friends to make it to your wedding, you will need to make sure they get up these falls! | Shannon and Nik are put under pressure to pull us through this adventure!
37: AGE BEFORE BEAUTY! YOUNG FOLKS HELP THE OLD FOLKS | Mother and Father of the groom take precedence
38: Isn't this romantic Shannon? | I was thinking more of a couples massage, Nik! | Shannon and Nik are trying out for the AMAZING RACE!
39: Nancy, is that a Gecko? | I don't know, Linney, I lost my contact. | Piece of cake Nancy
40: Taking the Nestea Plunge
41: Nik & Shannon prove that they are MORE than ready to take the "BIG Plunge!"
42: Nik and Shannon have a great group of friends. Between family and friends... this couple has the best of both worlds!
43: Life Guard On Duty
44: The whistle was blown and all snorkelers were called back to the boat. Time for a coastline ride back to the Gran Bahia for some YUM YUM RUM! | Chillin' | Laughin' | &
45: Next Stop: The Blue Lagoon We mix it up with some Jamaican families | Jane questions the men on their skinny horses
46: Party time & Potty time | Peek-a-boo
47: A day we will not soon forget!
48: Factoid: James Bond 007 filmed here | Tis true, Mon. Come back and visit our Falls again
49: Time to head back, clean up and check on what the others were up to today...
50: Wow! With Jane away...Tom and Dougie get a chance to play. Poor Kathy... | They are sooo sucking in their guts! We all do it!
51: Why don't you & Tom take a nice nap?!!! | I want to play | S e r i o u s l y | Time Out Chair
52: Hey Doug, When Kathy goes to the room, we'll check out the nude beach | Kathy finally gets the boys down for their nap | I leave for 6 hours and look what happens! | Where's Doug and Tom? | Not a clue
53: After everyone cleans up....We get ready for dinner. | Shannon and Nik decide on Japenese
54: Doug and the Gang get this place hoppin' before the young folks come in to dine | I think these people are into bondage! | busted! | bonded!
56: Once Upon A Time there lived a beautiful girl named Shannon and a handsome boy named Nik... | FORECAST: 94 DEGREES OVERCAST WITH WINDS AT 30 KNOTS. LOTS OF FUN PREDICTED
57: This is the story of their wedding day...
58: LOTS OF PRODUCT
59: YOU BET YOUR ASS i'M GETTIN' MARRIED
60: The Men are ready to head downstairs. | Looking good
61: Tic Toc... We all head over to the gazebo
62: Front & Center
63: Anticipation | paper work | The men are called to duty
64: Places People.... | After 8 years... Nik is Ready! | Wedding Party READY! | Holy Man Ready
65: T.J. & Nora | Toby & Sarah | Billy & Kimber
66: Erik and Lindsey | Tom gets his marching orders one last time by Shannon's Wedding Planner
67: Here Comes Nik's Bride | WOW
68: Parents have so many hopes and dreams for their children. We hope they will be healthy, safe and good responsible people. | Finding that perfect partner is our prayer.
69: Shannon | Nik
70: I, Nik, Take You Shannon... | I promise to love you...
71: Take this ring...
72: A Blessing for a happy marriage filled with love laughter and children | A Blessing | Nik, You May Kiss your Bride
74: Presenting Mr. and Mrs. Nik Jorgensen
75: Just Married
76: It's Official
77: Champagne For Everyone
81: Cinderella Moments
86: Take #1 | Take #2 | Take #3 | White Men CAN Jump
87: That's a Wrap
88: Appreciating family and friends
89: Thank you for being a great part of our wedding trip
92: Guest list
93: The Reception before the Reception...COOL
94: Off to a seaside reception | Best Day of my whole life, Shannon
95: The Dip | The Look | The Kiss
97: Hopeless Romantic
99: Bayside Reception!
101: "I thought Nik was a weirdo" | "She always brings what he needs" | "You made me cry again!" | "Shannon, you're beautiful; Nik..." | "I love my boys"
102: Piece of cake
103: Let's | Dance
105: Drinking & Dancing Do Mix | Keep them coming
106: It's a Family Tradition... | Garter | Bouquet
107: Dessert | Congrats to Linney and Mike
108: Shake it up Baby!
109: Some folks are winding down...
110: ...But Not Everyone
111: Days End
112: While the kids sleep in.... | LET'S BE NAUGHTY TODAY! | vote 4 me | A "10"for sure
113: CONTINUES | THE | PARTY
114: A hot lunch and off to the beach... I love my life! | you're drunk | am not
115: Mr. and Mrs. Jorgensen | Day 1
116: Photo Op at the Blue Lagoon!
118: Simply stated... Thank You!
119: CJ & Nancy Pape Dubuque, IA www.picturesbypape.com | With Special Thanks to Kathy Stahr for her photographic contributions.