Rachel’s Getting Married

September 5, 2011

in 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!

 

{ 18 comments }

1 Alison September 5, 2011 at 8:02 am

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

2 Andrea@WellnessNotes September 5, 2011 at 8:34 am

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

3 livinglearningeating September 5, 2011 at 8:43 am

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

4 elise September 5, 2011 at 9:08 am

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

5 Natasha September 5, 2011 at 9:28 am

Simply gorge…and you as well in your tights…
:)
Natasha

6 Gail September 5, 2011 at 9:31 am

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

7 quinn September 5, 2011 at 9:32 am

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

8 Cynthia (It All Changes) September 5, 2011 at 9:39 am

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

9 Jolene (www.everydayfoodie.ca) September 5, 2011 at 10:28 am

Cute outfit! I love your shirt :-)

10 twobooswhoeat September 5, 2011 at 10:48 am

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)

11 Diane September 5, 2011 at 11:05 am

Omg I’ve never seen a casual wedding before.

12 Ellie@fitforthesoul September 5, 2011 at 11:36 am

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

13 Melissa @ TryingToHeal September 5, 2011 at 12:29 pm

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

14 pure2rawtwins September 5, 2011 at 5:19 pm

love this wedding! beautiful, simple, perfect

cake looked perfect, and yay for gluten free

15 Leti September 5, 2011 at 5:29 pm

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

16 Leti September 5, 2011 at 5:30 pm

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

17 runningismagical September 6, 2011 at 11:52 am

All of that food looks delicious!

18 zesty appetite September 8, 2011 at 3:45 pm

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

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