Wedding Part II: Preparation

Even though my fiance and I (husband and I?) had a small wedding, there was still plenty of work to be done.  In fact, I am beginning to think small weddings create more work for the couple than a bigger wedding.  Bigger weddings usually include conveniences such as caterers and florists and maybe even a… Continue reading Wedding Part II: Preparation

Wedding Planning II

My bouquet is finished! I made each and every one of those cloth flowers.  Yes, I am proud of myself.  And I am trying to not think too much about how I have to make two more (slightly smaller) bouquets for the bridesmaids. I believe I have also settled on a menu for the reception.… Continue reading Wedding Planning II

Wedding Planning I

We have a date set.  We have the church.  We have the reception location. So what else have I been doing to throw together a quick, super-low-budget wedding? Well, since this is a food blog, let’s start with the cake.  I am going to make our own wedding cake.  It won’t be a 5348-layer cake… Continue reading Wedding Planning I

Official Engagement, Unofficial Ring

We are now officially engaged! We were waiting until the boyfriend (now fiance–it’s going to take me awhile to get used to saying/writing that!) got a job to get engaged.  Well guess what.  He got a job about 3 weeks ago, and he just started this past Thursday!  The day before he started work, he… Continue reading Official Engagement, Unofficial Ring