ChasingAnnie

WEDDING DATE:

Nov 14, 2009

ChasingAnnie
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I thought this monogram was nice.  The bride and groom's name is easily read. However, our colors are ivory, gold, and cranberry-red (no brown).

Monogram Inspiration photo 1

  • Last updated on March 5, 2009 at 12:59 pm
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Jason's Catering from Santa Ana will be our caterer.  Delicious food!

 

PASSED HORS D’OEUVRES

Beef Empanadas: Spicy Meat Turnovers with Mexican Spices Topped with Fresh Made Guacamole

Spanakopita: Greek Spinach & Feta Triangles of Phyllo topped with Sesame Seeds

Jamaican Jerk Chicken: Skewered Chicken Breast marinated in Jerk Sauce With Allspice, Ginger & Scallions

  

BUFFET DINNER

Baja Chicken: Prepared with a tangy Enchilada Sauce, stuffed with Cilantro Cumin Cream Cheese and topped with Mango Salsa

Cheese Tamales: Hand made tamales filled with Cheddar and Jack Cheese with Southwest Spices, and topped with Corn Pepper Relish

Cilantro Lime Rice

Frijoles Borrachos: "Drunken Beans" Pinto Beans cooked with Sofrito, Corona Beer and Latin Spices

Chayote Salad: A refreshing salad made with Pear Squash (Chayote), Red Onion, Red Pepper & Celery, tossed with EVO, Citrus Juices & Cilantro

 

DESSERT

Raspberry Victorian European Cake: from Michelle's Bakery.  Best cake EVER.

Churros: will be be served as a late night snack

 

DRINKS

Agua Fresca Station:  horchata and pineapple agua

Open Bar: most of the night

Personalized Water Bottles

Starbucks Coffee: served in Starbuck's coffee cups

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Delight Dance Studio, Chino

(lights were dim-- couldn't find the switch)

Reception Venue photo 1

The bar...

Reception Venue photo 2

I'll have round tables, floor-length ivory tablecloths with white organza overlays.  Example:

Reception Venue photo 3

 

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St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, Chino Hills

Church photo 1

Church photo 2

  • Last updated on March 5, 2009 at 11:42 am
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IVORY, GOLD, AND RED!

Wedding Colors photo 1

Wedding Colors photo 2

Wedding Colors photo 3

 

  • Last updated on March 5, 2009 at 10:17 am
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  • Compile guest list - estimated size: 100-125
  • Select wedding party - 4 bridesmaids 2 groomsmen (so far)
  • Reserve Church - St. Paul the Apostle
  • start confirmation classes
  • Reserve Reception Site - Delight Dance
  • Find caterer - Jason's Catering, Santa Ana
  • Book DJ - DJ Super Mario and Jon Jon
  • Design Save-the-Dates - Alex doing this
  • Get website up (Brian)
  • Order STDs
  • Send STDs
  • Go to Catholic couple's counseling
  • Book photographer
  • Book videographer
  • Reasearch honeymoon spots (Brian)
  • Order bridal gown
  • Select bridesmaid dresses
  • Order tuxes
  • Music list
  • Book dance instructor
  • Order cake
  • Get cake topper
  • Purchase wedding rings
  • Order/buy linens
  • Pick favors (DIY?)
  • DIY invitations
  • DIY water bottles
  • DIY ceremony program
  • Pick hair & do trial run
  • Pick makeup & do trial run
  • Meet with church coordinator
  • Order DIY flowers and candles
  • DIY centerpieces
  • Gown alterations
  • Buy champagne