Wedding Rehearsal

Nick and I were so blessed to have our friends and family travel to Rome, GA to take part in our wedding. For the Giardino family, that meant coordinating travel from Kentucky, Seattle, Illinois and Oklahoma. That’s no small feat! We were so honored by everyone who made the time and made the trip.

Since it doesn’t often happen that we are all in the same place at the same time, we took the opportunity to capture some family photos the night of our rehearsal. We asked the wonderful and talented ladies of Alight Photography to capture these moments for us. (You can check them out and read the blog here.

The song in the video is one I wrote for a rehearsal dinner several years ago, so it seemed an appropriate soundtrack for our photo collection. I was asked to write a song from the groom’s parents as a blessing the night before the wedding. “Choose Love”, no matter what else comes, always choose love.

Have a blessed and wonderful day!

The Giardino Journey

On July 6th, 2013, Nick and I began our journey together as husband and wife. We are so excited about the Love Story the Lord has written for us and we are creating this page to share it with anyone who will listen.

If you want to read a little more about our story in the meantime, you can visit the post about our engagement day.

And, here’s a little preview of July 6th:

After 17 years of waiting for the promise God had given, Christy stepped into her glass slippers (hand made by The Amazing Amy Adkins)…

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Headed to Frost Chapel at Berry College…

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And, surrounded by some amazing and lovely people (only a few of which are pictured here)…

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She married her Prince, Nick Giardino…

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Happier than two people ever thought they could be, they stepped out into the blessed rain (that kept everyone cool on that July day)…

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And headed off to their “castle” to celebrate (Otherwise known as Ford Dining Hall at Berry College)…

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Come back for more installments (and more pictures!) of this Giardino Journey.

“This is the Lord’s doing; it is marvelous in our eyes! This is the day the Lord has made, we will rejoice and be glad in it!” Psalm 118:23-24