Got a link to our first set of pics up (see
from Ottawa - trip was great. Details and pics
OMG Today's the day! Everything went amazingly
perfect. Thank you to everyone that made
it special. WE'RE MARRIED!
it's tomorrow already! Everyone and all clothing
is accounted for (girls and guys). The rehearsal
went well, despite getting sidetracked in points.
The hall looks amazing!
Last minute details are coming together, and
the weather is still looking good! Forecast:
yay! 22*C with cloudy periods. Only 20% POP.
The table cards are done! And quite pretty
looking - better than I figured when I designed
Forecast: yay! 23*C and mostly sunny.
Only 20% POP.
Forecast: still boo, 22*C and rainy, 40% POP.
WEEK!!! Cake is finalized, programs are started,
and placecards are done! Just have to put the
table pieces together. And thanks to our wonderful
noisy neighbours, we have a videographer!
Forecast: boo again, 21*C and rainy.
22*C, mostly cloudy with some fun.
Current forecast: 22*C and rainy!!! Yay for
single digit countdown - 9 days.
meeting is done - everything is now finalized
with our DJ. Yay!
Forecast: 21*C, sunny/cloudy - very nice.
with our decorator today - only one meeting
left to go. Everything is going to look so
Forecast: 22*C, sunny/cloudy
cake topper arrived! It's absolutely perfect.
thanks to Mom and Sabrina for the lovely bridal
shower they arranged - they did a great job.
It was great to see everyone there!
Weeks!! And we've finally got a long range
weather forecast. Currently: 19*C, sunny/cloudy.
Not bad, but I wouldn't mind a bit warmer.
got our first (of two) boxes of our favours.
They look so great - and taste pretty good
picked up the last odds and ends needed
(guestbook, thank you cards, car decorations).
I think we've got everything - just need to
assemble the placecards.
- my girls' dresses are in. Yes!
have my dress!!! And all is good to go with
our lovely caterer.
weeks to go! After visiting a third Walmart,
and a trip to Michaels, we now have everything
for our centrepieces - just assemble and add
water. Plus the cameras for the tables.
floor plans are complete. Now we know where
we are sitting. And got our nail/makeup booked
with Euphoric Bliss.
month to go! Official count: 69 attending (64
staying for reception), 42 no (including 11
never heard from).
with Allison, our photographer. Everything
is good to go on that front.
a bit more for our centrepieces - only missing
1 base now (Walmart - why can't you stalk more
than 4? Grr). And got our hair appointment
booked at Scissor Over Comb.
got our centrepieces decided. Now just to finish
getting and making everything.
finally got my butt in gear and finished the
flowers! Now there is 6 more boutonnieres and
2 corsages on my table.
to Laura and David on your beautiful wedding!
And ours is exactly 6 weeks away!!!
day for RSVPs. And the final count currently
sits at: 58 yes (plus 10 for us and our wonderful
party), 1 maybe, and 44 no (including 15 that
random day. We picked up our picture from the
Expositor, and met with Colin to discuss the
ceremony. Then... we ended up at City Hall
and got our marriage license. COOL!
RSVP count: 42 yes, 15 no,
and 30 still to hear from.
Buck & Doe went awesomely! Thanks to everyone
that came out, it was great to see you and
have some fun, and yummy food. And a special
thanks to everyone that helped support us.
MONTHS! Time to start getting all the
small details finished.
RSVP count: 39 yes, 15 no,
and 30 still to hear from.
week to the Buck & Doe! Everyone is invited,
just email/call for details! And check out
your Saturday Expositor in the annoucements
Dress is fitted! Well, still has some alterations
to go, but it's officially mine!
I found out that the site and email have been
giving problems. I'm sorry to everyone. I've
tried to make some parts easier to see that
your info has gone through. I'd really appreciate
it if everyone could check theirs (or contact
us to check).
RSVP count: 38 yes, 11 no,
and 45 still to hear from.
And in other news - my dress is in!!!
(1.5 months earlier than estimated). Now
to book my fitting.
count: 29 yes, 9 no, and 56 still to hear from.
Come on friends and family, a quick phone
call is not hard.
& Doe is in the planning stages, details are
on the Event Details page.
Other good news
is my friend is able to do the favours I wanted,
and I've figured out my seating arrangement
count: 21 yes, 8 no, and 65 still to hear from.
are slowly coming in (thanks everyone). Current
count: 20 yes, 4 no, and 70 still to hear from.
Also I've added pics of our invites to the
photos so everyone can see our creations.
months! Better check what I still need to get
Finally, all invites are done and in the mail!
A lot of work, but they are just what we wanted.
are all done now - thanks everyone for the
good wishes. I think we've had enough cake
to last us until next year!
Invitations are still a work in progress, definitely
takes a while to get them all cut-out.
full day out. We have our The Bay registry
all set up (still wish Walmart still had theirs),
and went gift shopping. Also picked up my garter,
and the final stuff I need for flowers (unless
we need anything for decorations).
12-May-2009 4 months!
could be more fun then attempting to make your
closest friends dress up in crazy looking dresses?
But we did have fun!
And the girls will look pretty in their Alfred Angelo
dresses (style #6553, in Glass Green with Pool
unplanned event - but we got our rings today!
That's what happens when you take a different
route, and see a "Wedding Band Sale" sign.
for our invites! Got to pick up the bases of
them - now for designing, printing, and assembling.
funnier than seeing a bunch of guys in tuxes
with funny looks on their faces? Not much!
But regardless, they looked pretty good.
wants cake? Good! Because there's going to
be enough for everyone. We have officially
booked our cake with Home Baking by Carolyn
- yummy! And you get supper too, because we
confirmed our caterer.
now have a registry at The Bay. Details are
on the Registries page.
Last bunch of flowers I need. Now to start
arranging some bouquets. Yipee!
And our wedding party is finalized, this is
getting so exciting!
flowers.... one more trip and *hopefully* that
will be all I need. Why can't 1 Walmart have
all I need/like at once. Hate having to go
Got My Dress!!! Well, ok, it's picked out...
won't arrive til mid-August, but still!!!!!!!!!
If anyone's curious, it's Cassidy Sarah style
C900 (under the Richman Group).
Oh, also picked up my ribbon and bouquet collars/holders.
it, no wedding. Haha, April Fool's.
Seriously though, we now have the rest of our
invitation stationary! Yay, once the main part
of it is ready to be picked up (later this
month), we can start putting them together.
Also picked up some more of my flowers.
picked out our invitation paper/pattern today!
Just need to find the paper we want to use
for the middle. Yipee!
got the first 2 sprigs of my flowers. It's
a start - see it, need it, get it before it's
Earlier So far
we've got our date, location, colours, decorator,
DJ, photographer, and pastor. Wow!
How do you convince a bunny to hop in a straight
line, down the aisle, and not eat anything?