Our Wedding Ceremony – Wedding Photos (Part 2)

Arguably, the shortest hour of my entire life took place on our wedding day. Shortly after the tea ceremony, Chris (one of our groomsmen), our photographer, my hubby and I rode together to the church. Here we are at the Swedenborg Chapel for our big day. Here’s one of our bridesmaid reading “How Do I Love … More Our Wedding Ceremony – Wedding Photos (Part 2)

A Civil Marriage In The Boston Public Gardens

Recently, some very good friends of mine held a civil marriage ceremony at Boston’s Public Garden. The couple invited 12 of their closest friends for the simple and elegant occasion. I took the opportunity to take photos for my friends. Here’s the happy couple in front of their two favorite willow tree – a place they felt symbolic … More A Civil Marriage In The Boston Public Gardens

Tea Ceremony Time!

Besides walking down the aisle, I really looked forward to our Tea Ceremony. Why? Because you (as the bride) get to wear a pretty red outfit (and a ton of gold jewelry), spend one-on-one time with each pair of relative (husband and wife), drink tea, and receive presents! Rumor has it, this Chinese wedding tradition dates back to … More Tea Ceremony Time!

Silk Flower Arrangements

Previously, I blogged about the use of silk flowers in our wedding…and the result was fabulous! To further use of silk flowers, my Texan family created these beautiful display arrangements. See how we used the bouquets at the Pig Roast…At the church ceremony….And last but certainly not least, at our cake table. We also incorporated eco-friendly rose pedals by … More Silk Flower Arrangements