RANDOM WEDDING TIDBITS
Marriage Commissioner: Erik Hansen
Photographer/Toast: John Brecher
Dress Makers: Mary Pitiss and Joan Stoddard
Chef: Steve Sandquist (Steve is not just any chef. He recently won the Ultimate Chef Alaska Contest!)
Cake: Marcia Munsell
Honored Leader of Dog Procession: Carolyn Pitiss
Decorating: Katie Hessen (Katie has also accompanied me to Joanne Fabrics more times than you'd like to imagine!)
Rings: Lars and Sharon made their own using her mother's engagement diamond and the gold from 1) her mother and grandmother's rings, 2)gold that Lars panned as a kid growing up in Ester, 3) Lars' dads fillings! Wedding Colors: Iris purple and Silver Hair: Sharon had 90 bobby bins in her hair. Booze: We made our own wine for the wedding and went through 90 bottles of it (and 6 kegs of beer).
Household items that'd be nice: Amazon (Click here for link to Amazon registry)
The Cool Alaskan Honeymoon (CAH) 2007!
(Thursday 6/28 or Friday 6/29) - Fly in from your home town. Be sure to book your lodging until morning of 7/2 if you'll be joining us for the trip after the wedding. (You are responsible for your lodging for whatever days you need before July 2 and/or after July 10 - Lars and Sharon will be booking rooms and transportation for the CAH from July 2 to July 10). See the wedding page for suggested Fairbanks lodging!
(Saturday) June 30 - Wedding at Belfair
(Sunday) July 1 - Sharon's requested day of rest (there are many things to do in Fairbanks)
BEGINNING OF COOL ALASKAN HONEYMOON (CAH) 2007 (Monday) July 2 - Depart at 8 a.m. for the 10 hour drive to Valdez ( it's not the destination but the journey that makes the trip worthwhile...). Stay at Aspen Hotel.
(Tuesday) July 3 - Boat tour in Valdez aboard the LuLu Belle