Our Alternative Wedding Readings

Because of our situation, it was easier for us to get married in a registry office.  We were allowed to choose two readings for during our ceremony BUT they weren’t allowed to contain any mention of religion.  I had no idea where to start so randomly searched for quotes in Pinterest and Google that would suit a marriage of a long distance couple.  The ‘Apache Wedding Blessing’ was on the short list, but these were the two that turned out perfect for us!

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20 DIY Travel Themed Wedding Ideas (For International/Long Distance Couples)

I had never been one for the whole ‘girliness’ of a wedding, so rather than do what was expected, I scrapped everything and done it in a way that stayed true to who I am.  I’m proud of our story, the fact that we didn’t let the 4000 miles that separated us, get between us, so I almost wanted our wedding to be a celebration of that because it is such a HUGE part of our relationship.  So here’s how we created our multi-national travel themed wedding.

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How Our Story Began…

Everyone seems to go all gooey whenever I have to re-tell the story of how me and Jesse met.  It’s been referred to as a fairy tale and makes people feel happy that despite all the negativity in the world, there are still glimpses of positivity.

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