Category: Green Wedding Chronicles

The Green Wedding Chronicles: Post-Script

“Here’s to matrimony, the high sea for which no compass has yet been invented!” ~Heinrich Heine Well, three weeks since the big day and it’s given me a wee bit of time to exhale after all the festivities have ended and we settle into married life. Recently, a website asked if they could feature our “green wedding”, and it made…

The Green Wedding Chronicles: Remembering the Real Investment

“What if, as a society, we celebrated other milestones instead? Wouldn’t it be amazing if college graduations were given the wedding treatment? If the commencement ceremony included a $3,000 dress and a $70-a-plate dinner for friends and family who came in from all over the country? Photographers, flowers, dancing, a band? “You’ve got to see my graduation video. It was…

The Green Wedding Chronicles: Getting Around Before, During & After The Big Day

“Consume less; share better.” ~Herve Kempf Ahhhh….so our wedding planning is done, the honeymoon is booked, and now these last weeks race by as I work on wrapping up my existing professional obligations and get the garden planted while my fiance has returned to Oz to attend his immigration appointments and finish selling the rest of his possessions that won’t…