The Wedding of

Danielle and Matt Ziegler

on

Saturday, March 31, 2012

at

The Staunton Choral Gardens B&B

Staunton, Virginia

 

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Before the wedding their friends and family gather.  Below is the groom, Matt, with his parents:

 

Some of the men enjoying time together while waiting for the start of the ceremony:

 

The reception table:

  

 

People began to gather in the lower garden:

 

 

The bridal party emerges from The Carriage House and the first to appear is the ring bearer, their wonderful dog:

    

 

And then the groom's brother follows the dog:

 

Stephanie, the bride's best friend:

  

 

The bride and her mom -- as they leave The Carriage House and walk up the driveway and then down into the lower garden for the ceremony:

  

  

  

 

They enter the group of friends and family and Danielle joins Matt:

  

 

The ceremony begins:

  

 

The exchanging of the rings:

 

The wedding kiss:

        

 

The bridesmaid and the best man with Danielle and Matt right after the ceremony:

 

 

. . . and then they are joined by the ring bearer:

 

Some candid photos after the ceremony while still in the gardens:

  

 

Back inside for the reception, friends and family waiting for the bride and groom:

  

 

The bridesmaid, Stephanie, and the bride's mother:

  

 

Then the bride and groom came in for the reception:

 

Several toasts were made to Danielle and Matt:

  

  

  

  

  

 

Everyone enjoyed either champagne or strawberry punch:

  

  

 

The groom's parents provided lots of great finger foods to eat:

  

   

 

There were three wedding cakes, each with a different topper:

  

 

The bride and groom sharing their wedding cake:

  

 

Opening a gift:

  

 

Their wedding rings:

 

Some candid photos:

  

 

What a wonderful couple:

  

  

  

  

 

Such a beautiful bride:

  

 

Danielle and Matt sharing a special moment:

 

The Certificate of Marriage:

     

 

The families:

"We wish you a lifetime of joy as you blend your families and start you own family, filled with an abundance of God's blessings."

-- Carolyn and Ralph, Innkeepers at The Staunton Choral Gardens B&B