*I’m working on paintings like I’m actually getting paid for it right now, so another entry of photos and my adventures will have to suffice for now.
Mama & I head to Chicago for Steve & Cortney’s wedding! *I was not driving at this point.
The ceremony was outdoors. Except for the humidity, it was gorgeous.
Steve & Cortney chose to do a sand ceremony instead of a unity candle. I’m seeing more and more couples do this at their weddings.
My little sister, a stunning bridesmaid:
Cort shares a special moment with her dad…
Vows! Steve cried a lot, which made everyone else cry.
Performing the sand ceremony:
…obviously their favorite part.
Maria and Andrew (her boyfriend). I’m fairly confident that he cried, too. 🙂
The reception was lovely and so fun. I love weddings involving college friends. The cake was awesome, the dancing was fun, and Mama and I had a great time back at the hotel, bonding over wine and books. As we crossed the Illinois border, we knew we were back in the heartland, where the weather changes every fifteen minutes, when we saw this sky: