Rachel’s Getting Married

gluten free - party - travel

Wedding Line – DO NOT CROSS!!! No idea who the woman in the bikini is….

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…didn’t wear bathing suits but it WAS a super casual affair

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No less breathtaking – Elk Lake Resort is a gorgeous setting

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Thankfully, Rachel’s wedding was nothing like the movie! The ceremony was perfect, officiated by my very own mother-in-law, Wendy.

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While the paparazzi snapped away, the guests mingled, nibbled and sipped. I tried all the appetizers – polenta, two types of fried shrimp, and bacon-wrapped scallops

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The entire buffet was gluten-free, except for the bread

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Chicken Skewers in a coconut curry (with rice noodles and pineapple underneath)

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Tri Tip Steak

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Tate and Tate did a wonderful job with the catering

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Glad to see the bride and groom actually remembered to eat!

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The Tula Bakery cake was driven all the way from Portland

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Each layer was gluten-free. I split all three with my cousin Noah – first, the chocolate/cherry…

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…then the lemon…

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…and finally the ??? They said vanilla-something, but I don’t think so…

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…loved the lemon, so I ditched my last half of the mystery piece for another

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Congrats to the newlyweds!

 

  • http://mamasweeds.com Alison

    How cute are you?! I love that outfit! Food looks awesome – cake especially!

  • http://www.andreaswellnessnotes.com Andrea@WellnessNotes

    What a cool wedding!!! Congrats to the cute couple!

  • http://livinglearningeating.wordpress.com livinglearningeating

    I love the layered look, but somehow I never really do it…

  • http://www.hungryhungryhippie.com elise

    no less breathtaking…the gluten free grub :) cute tree heart chair!!

  • Natasha

    Simply gorge…and you as well in your tights…

    :)
    Natasha

  • Gail

    thanks for sharing the wedding with us. The place looks like paradise, and the food, scrumptious.

  • quinn

    Looks like a perfect wedding!! Congrats and best wishes to the happy couple :)

  • http://itallchanges.com Cynthia (It All Changes)

    I love how pretty the GF wedding cake looked. Looks like it tasted fantastic too.

  • http://www.everydayfoodie.ca Jolene (www.everydayfoodie.ca)

    Cute outfit! I love your shirt :-)

  • http://twobooswhoeat.com twobooswhoeat

    What a beautiful place to get married! I love that the food was gluten-free too. That would be perfect for me. (Well, now that I know I’m celiac)

  • Diane

    Omg I’ve never seen a casual wedding before.

  • http://www.fitforthesoul.com Ellie@fitforthesoul

    Wowwww what a simple, yet beautiful and cute wedding!! I love all the unique details~

  • http://rainforestgurl.blogspot.com/ Melissa @ TryingToHeal

    Oh, i love where she had her wedding!!! sounds like my ideal place! How exciting though! and looks like some good food and cake!

  • http://www.pure2raw.com pure2rawtwins

    love this wedding! beautiful, simple, perfect

    cake looked perfect, and yay for gluten free

  • Leti

    Congrats and nice touch with the footstool ;-) Wish the best for you both!

  • Leti

    PS Glad to see you didn’t have to swim to the alter!

  • http://runningismagical.wordpress.com runningismagical

    All of that food looks delicious!

  • http://zestyappetite.wordpress.com zesty appetite

    Looks so yummy! I hope my wedding one day will have food that looks that good!