Skagway's Fall colors complimented the bride's beauty as she listened to Rod pledge his vows to her. Kristen Daniels is the officiant. David Marano is the photographer. Vows spoken, rings exchanged, and a life together begins. Congrats are in order. Beautiful bouquet by Martha's Flowers in Juneau. So much love arrived on the cruise ship this morning! You could see it in all the ways they supported Kourtney and Rod. It's time for a train wedding reception. All aboard! Welcome
August 20, 2015 Leigh and Silvie asked, "Is there a salmon stream near Skagway?" Since fishing together was an important common thread shared between the two of them, a creek with salmon in it, was their dream wedding venue. August is our month for the Dyea Pink Salmon Run. They were in luck! We packed up and headed 8 miles along the coast to the flats of Dyea. On the way out, we viewed Bald Eagles and Harbor Seals devouring Pink Salmon in the Taiya River. Once there, after a
August 6, 2015 Ashley and Patrick wanted "casual and stress free" for their wedding day. Dressed in jeans, topped with a lacey white blouse, this beautiful bride chose to marry in the mountains above Skagway. I suggested "Mountain Madness" for their wedding venue. We drove for 20 minutes, into White’s Pass alpine, in search of a scenic mountain setting. Their two friends, one whom was also their photographer, joined us. It was misting lightly with a side of low clouds. Umbrel
May 21, 2015 Although Spring in Alaska can vary in temperature with blustery snowy days, this day was a warm, windless blue-bird kind of day. Meredith had contacted me back in January, wanting a wedding ceremony on a glacier. "Why not splurge a little on the most memorable day of your life," she said. I agreed! The planning began. We hit it off from the start. She was easy to talk to. I felt as if I were helping plan my own daughter's wedding. Meredith was a "do-it-yourself"