Ilia & Michelle

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Professional Photos Are Ready!

Professional photo's are ready and uploaded to our LifeSnapz Group !


Wedding Pictures

We are sharing our wedding photos at and YOU can upload your own at the same place! You'll need an invitation to view, upload, and comment on photos.  We've sent one out to everyone whose email address we have.  If you don't receive one, let us know by email and we'll send you one. It will take us a while to upload the...

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Transportation from the Airport

Based on provided flight information, we'll be giving rides from the airport at the times listed below.  If your name isn't on the list : Check if you'll be able to go in one of the cars with spots left and email us your arrival details. Consider a cab, especially if you have 2 people or more.  Cabs from the airport are about $45 with tip (the price is the same for 1 person or 4.)   If you are traveling in rush hour (3pm-7pm), BART + cab may be faster and cheaper....


Don't Forget to Resever Your Room!

Just a reminder that to receive a group rate at Country Hearst Inn, you must reserve your room by the end of August.


We Ordered our Cake!

We just ordered our cake. We met up with the baker himself in an upstairs attic of a bakery where they were making some amazing creations. He let us try all of the mousse cakes, tarts, tiramisu and sponge cakes that he was making.  In the end, we opted to go with a wedding cake with three different flavors - one flavor per tier, which he was willing to custom bake for us. The bottom layer will be a Tres Leches cake, followed by a chocolate cake with custard filling as the center layer...


We're going to Prague & Budapest for our Honeymoon!

I'm totally excited!!! Just got the time off of work & we booked our flights & hotels today! Can't wait!


Got the Dresses!

Got my dress - just waiting for it to get custom tailored now - should be ready next week. Miranda & I picked out the bridesmaid dresses today. Can't wait to show them to the bridesmaids tomorrow at our wine & cheese party.


We Have a Date and a Location!

The date is set and the location is booked! Our ceremony and reception will be at the beautiful, historic San Francisco Presidio .  See Wedding Events for details.