August 5, 2015 Scott contacted me two months before their cruise was to arrive in Skagway. He wanted to surprise Shannon by asking her to marry him while on the cruise. That didn’t seem so unusual, until he continued, by saying, "I also want to surprise her with a wedding while in Skagway. Can you help me plan this?". “Are you sure?” I asked. He was certain that she would love it. And love this, she did. She was thrilled that she didn’t need to plan her wedding day. It was ta
Susie and Ken's dream wedding breathed Irish. The cool weather on this June day even reminded us of Ireland's cooler coastal climate. Shamrock green ribbons decorated the cake and bridal bouquet, Celtic tunes and vows were planned, and Irish knot tying was a key component of the ceremony. After their Smuggler's Cove ceremony, the trail to Yakatania Point was tempting. Since hiking boots were their ch
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"