Mindful Elopements

To plan and execute a beautiful, thoughtful wedding takes a great deal of energy.  And even when all of the details have been organized to perfection, it takes a mindfulness to fully appreciate not just the planning of the day, but the intention of choices made, related to location, decoration, dress, ceremony, and more.  Destination or micro-weddings come with additional …

Looking for More Ideas

Visit “Love is a Small Word!” This dynamic publication features a wide-variety of ideas for your ceremony and wedding. Whether you are a destination bride coming from Europe for an elopement in the Big Apple or a New York native planning the wedding of your dreams, this site will offer ideas for you ceremony, including readings and vow samples, ritual …

Hotel Giraffe: Perfect for your Wedding (or Honeymoon Stay!)

IIn my opinion, one of the bonuses of European travel is the generous selection of small, lovely hotels that dot the landscape of cities like Paris, London, Rome, and beyond. I think of such boutique hotels as “homes away from home.” These accommodations focus on the basics of hospitality (commonly overlooked by the gigantic corporate hotel chains) including well-appointed rooms, …