Details are Everything

Sarah Ritchie Real Stories

Over the blustery Memorial holiday I officiated a wedding for a very cool and techy couple from Austin.  The wedding was held at a private home in the tony Hamptons.  The bride, also a part time jewelry artist, obviously had a fun time adding special details to the ceremony and reception space. She picked patriotic colors of red, white and …

Food, Glorious Food!

Sarah Ritchie Real Stories, Wedding Ideas, Your Ceremony

Most of the time, when people think about food and weddings, their mind goes to elaborate spreads at cocktail receptions and fine dinners.  However, food can play a part in the actual ceremony.  In many cultures food is drawn into the ceremony as a symbol of some concept.  For example, in certain African cultures, there is a “spice ceremony” with …