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A Few Wedding Day pictures

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Philip, our friend and wedding photographer, has not been able to send us photos yet. However, Paul’s brother, Tom, took a number of photos and we thought we would share them with you.… Continue reading

Wedding day is here

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It’s been an eventful week in Italy getting ready to be married tomorrow in Monteriggioni later today. We arrived in Florence on Monday and went shopping for shoes and ties. I purchased a… Continue reading

And Off We Go…

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Well, the day to leave for our wedding & honeymoon trip is finally here. Got up around 5:45 and spent the next 4 hours finishing up printing itineraries, last minute packing, and general… Continue reading

Next Post

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Originally posted on The Whole Geek:
I don’t think my story is unique; you workout you maintain a decent functioning body and then you meet someone, fall in love, and as I like…

Why?

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After reading our blog or hearing us talk about all the layers and layers of process and other red tape we are wading through in order to to get married in a little… Continue reading

My No-Diet Diet. Yes, it Really Does Work!

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Originally posted on The Whole Geek:
A little over a month ago, I took to heart what I read by Timothy Caulfield in the book The Cure for Everything: Untangling Twisted Messages about…

Engagement Photos

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I have very good fortune to work with a fantastic photographer named Philip Meadows. And Suzanna and I are lucky to have Philip accompanying us to Italy to photograph our wedding. In fact,… Continue reading

Father Crispin

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We are so privileged to have Father Crispin Okoth as our pastor at our church, St. John the Evangelist in Seattle. When deciding where to get married we were faced with the dilemma… Continue reading

The Atto Notorio Weekend

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One of the documents we need in order to get married in Italy is the Atto Notorio. In English it translates to “sworn statement” but that hardly describes the hassle that is required… Continue reading

Visiting with our Best Couple

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We are in San Jose visiting our best man and maid of honor, Peter and Tammy. We are in the area to obtain the coveted Atto Notorio document at the Italian Consulate in… Continue reading