Trip Report – Day Three, Part Nine – Dessert Party

Welcome to another installment of our Trip Report.  You may have noticed I didn’t do a Trip Report chapter last week.  Or maybe you didn’t notice and I shouldn’t even be pointing it out.  I really needed to take a break last week so I took a night off.  Hopefully no one minds.  I freaked … Read more

Trip Report – Day 3, Part 8 – End of Reception

After Mickey, Minnie, and Donald made their exit, the party really got started!  The lights came down, our special “starry night” ceiling lights were turned on, and the music was cranked up! I slipped out of my heels (which were actually super comfy, even six hours later) and switched to my pink sparkly Toms that … Read more

Trip Report – Day 3, Part 7 – Food, Cake Cutting, and Special Guests!

After the toasts were given, it was time to get started on lunch!  For our lunch music, we wanted sounds that reminded us of the ambiance of one of our favorite places to relax at the Disneyland Resort, which is the Wine Country Trattoria restaurant.  Our DJ, Pat with Sound Prodigy, found lots of great … Read more

Trip Report – Day 3, Part 6 – Reception: First Dance, Parents Dances, and Toasts

When we left off, Mr. BFT and I had just finished up some portraits in the Brisa Courtyard and had re-joined our wedding guests at Pre-Reception.  It wasn’t long before a Cast Member came through with chimes, announcing the reception room was now open.  The guests slowly made their way out of the Brisa Courtyard … Read more

Trip Report – Day 3, Part 5 – Pre-Reception and Ballroom Preview

Once we boarded our luxury transportation (golf cart) near the Rose Court Garden, our coordinator Julie drove us across the street to the Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel and dropped us off at the lobby.  Julie went to park the golf cart while Mr. BFT and I walked through the loading area and lobby of the … Read more