The Couple: Rhea Ramsey-Lewis and Chris Reinbold
Wedding Date: August 27, 2011
Photography by Andrea’s Images Photography
Tell us a little about you and your beloved: We met at the Crazy Horse Saloon in Chico in 2005 and have been together ever since. We live in the Sacramento area with our three dogs: Jackson, Brutus, and George. We enjoy hunting together and spending time outdoors.
What was the most amazing part of your day? The reception, just having a big ole party with our friends and family.
What else would you like to share about your big day? Just what most everyone else says…it goes by too fast!
Ceremony Site & Reception Venue: Wilson Vineyards
Photographer: Andrea’s Images Photography
Wedding Planner: An Impressive Event
Caterer: Ludy’s BBQ
Cake: M&W Bakery
Flowers: About 90 percent were grown by my brother — the bouquets and arrangements were done by Flowers by Annette.
Favors: Wilson Vineyards. Wine glasses with our initials and date.
Wedding Dress: Cocco’s Couture
Bridesmaid Dresses: David’s Bridal
Hair: Danielle Pinkston from Sinor Salon
Makeup: Simple Serenity Spa
Invitations: Done by a friend
DJ/Entertainment/Band: Elite DJ
Honeymoon location: Malta, MT. Antelop Hunting Trip booked through Cabela’s.
Any other of your wedding vendor(s) you’d like to call out? They weren’t a wedding vendor per se, but we did have to send our dogs somewhere that could be trusted so we could focus on the day and our honeymoon without worrying about their well-being. Dogwoods Resort is where they went, that place is FANTASTIC! They treat the dogs well, they aren’t cooped up in any type of cage, and best of all – they come home tired and happy.
First Dance Song: “She’s Really Something” by David Lee Murphy
Any advice you’d give to our readers who are planning their weddings right now? Keep it simple and hire a planner. It’s the marriage that ultimately counts — the wedding is just a big party for everyone to celebrate.
Photos courtesy of Andrea’s Images Photography.
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