We all slept in the morning after the wedding. Some very groggy people finally started to stir around 9. A couple people didn’t manage to roll on out of bed until after noon!
We drank coffee and cleaned up the yard and the kitchen, and stopped for many more goodbyes as people filtered out to journey back home.
Mid afternoon, the last of us finally left Kathy’s & Dave’s. We headed up to Sparkling Hill Resort, on Lake Okanagan. Fernando, Nathan, and Stella came with us to take a look around.
It’s a fantastically glitzy place — owned by Swarovski.
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But… Let’s pick up where we previously left off…
Saturday morning, we slept as late as we could, which turned out to be around 8 or so. Lots of things flitted about our brains, and the day was warm and sunny from the start — both these things got us up and out of bed before long.
While Sabrina and I (Brandi) spent 4 hours at the hair salon, the rest of the crew hung mason jars and strings of roadmap-stars, set tables, and other assorted last minute bits.
As much as he wanted to, Brian just
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Happy Canada Day!
The last 18 or so hours have been a whirlwind of activity.
Starting early in the day, Brandi, Sabrina, and Brianne were up and off to get manicures and pedicures at a local beauty salon while Brian set himself on getting the last of the mason jars all wired together. As the day progressed more and more people started to arrive and stop by the house to lend assistance and give well wishes. All together the final bits were all finished up.
A bundle of stars from the Star Party
Waterproof map lotuses for the
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