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Oh yes, that wedding thing | Tien Chiu's Blog
It's still a good six to eight months away, but I'm starting to feel the need to plan the rest of the wedding, at least the basics: where and when. Mike and I are doing this wedding on a very small budget (relative to the Bay Area, anyway), mostly because we'd like to buy a house in the next few years, which means saving for a down payment. But also, neither of us sees it as a Big Huge Deal - we're already committed to each other as life partners, and a wedding isn't going to change that. This is more of a party with friends and family to celebrate our commitment to each other, and as such it doesn't need to have all the dressage (or expense) associated with a capital-w Wedding. So I have put together a preliminary list of locations, which Mike is going to vet in the next day or two, and then I'm going to visit a few places in the East Bay on my way up to see Sharon Bell about the muslins. I've also been scouring Yelp, Craigslist, and other online spots for photographers who come