Wedding DIY

Mailbox The mailbox came out of the Sampsons garage like so many of the decorations did. I had seen a couple of ideas and with a couple of cans of spray paint and a few minutes on my CriCut our mailbox was born. But of course no DIY project is complete without LED lights; so…

Our Wedding Video

We are so happy to share our wedding video with you. Lately it has been my little way of reliving the day and all those special moments that were crammed into such a short amount of time. A huge thank you to Josh from JWayne Productions for all his hard and beautiful work.

Send in those RSVPs!

We ask that if you have not already done so that you get those RSVPs in the mail. The deadline is March 4th (this Saturday) and we are trying very hard to complete all those last minute details. I have made a quick guide below. GREEN ARROWS = you will be attending RED ARROW = you…

nevertheless, we persisted

We have managed to keep this blog as un-political as possible. (Well as un-political as a lesbian wedding website can be). However I read a quote today that inspired me to speak up and hopefully to educate. “If you are neutral in situations of injustice. You have chosen the side of the oppressor.” – Desmond…

5-ish Months to Go!

Ladies and Gentleman, we have officially reached and passed the 6 month mark! I’m not sure about ya’ll but for us it has taken EONS to get here. Thankfully, it has gotten here with little to no stress. We (meaning Kait and I) have completed the save the dates and they should be arriving at…

A Shower for the Brides!

This weekend Mama Sampson, Kait and Katrina threw Krystal and I a Bridal Shower. All I can say is … Wow! Everything from the food, decorations, mimosas, to the games was absolute perfection. Although I’d like to take credit for all the cute ideas and DIY projects really the only thing I had a hand…

Tips to Planning a Lesbian Wedding

Planning our wedding has been great fun thus far but definitely not without it’s difficulties breaking the heteronormativity that surrounds such an event. Here are the first of what I’m sure will be many tips I’ve picked up along the way. Create your own traditions. Since there are no ‘social norms’ necessarily that have to be…

One Year Away!

Exactly one year from today Krystal and I will be getting married! The wedding planning frenzy has remained calm, but much as been accomplished. We booked our officiant – The Right Reverend Mike Sampson. We have our hotel rooms blocked (see Info page). I have my dress. Venue has been booked. Favors have been ordered. Ring…

Always a Bridesmaid, Never a…. oh wait!

As Kait’s wedding draws near, her showers and bachelorette parties have begun. Never having had to plan such events, I was a little lost as to what kind of involvement the bride should have since she is “the guest of honor” and what all needs to be done to allow everyone to celebrate instead of…