Our Yosemite National Park Wedding

Our Yosemite National Park Wedding

I don't even know how to begin this...our wedding was truly the most incredible day of both our lives.  We didn't set out to create something over the top, or spectacular, we didn't even set out to make it the best day ever - it just was.  We set out to make this day feel "us" in every way we could - we picked three words to help guide us throughout our planning - emotional, adventurous and unique, which are words that we came up with that describe our relationship, and in turn, how we wanted our wedding to feel. 

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Our Taft Point Wedding Photos

Our Taft Point Wedding Photos

Planning for a wedding and marriage with the person I love most in this world was by far one of the most beautiful experiences. Dave and I have been together through many transitions, new experiences, and new "normals" together, and have come out loving and appreciating each other even more. So when thinking about our wedding, we knew we wanted to have a whole weekend away celebrating the commitments we were so happy to finally be making a reality.

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Our Wedding Venue Search

Our Wedding Venue Search

Venue searching is often one of the most difficult aspects of planning your wedding, as you can't do a whole lot in terms of planning or booking other vendors until you have your venue and date.  I had been simultaneously checking out photographers, getting our final guest list together and looking at some wedding websites, but researching venues took a majority of my time and energy and I wanted to dedicate as much focus as possible to knock it out since we had been taking the early stages of wedding planning slowly and smoothly. One of my favorite venue finder tools that I used was The Venue Report

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