Annie + Matt: St. Mary’s Church Ceremony & Reception at Rubywood in Breckenridge

{ REAL MOUNTAIN WEDDING } Annie + Matt: St. Mary's Church Ceremony & Reception at Rubywood in Breckenridge

The following photoblog of Annie and Matt’s real mountain wedding at St. Mary’s Catholic Church followed by a reception at Rubywood, a private luxury home rental in Breckenridge. The ceremony was downtown while the home is a short drive away, but goes up Boreas Pass road to the top part of the neighborhoods on Mt. Baldy. Read the full article…

Aspen Trees in Breckenridge, Colorado

Aspen Trees in Breckenridge, Colorado

The aspen trees in Breckenridge, Colorado are a spectacular site to see, and if you’re looking for a few spots around Summit County for wedding photo shoots and fun times, then head over to this blog that describes 10 locations for you to choose from. Please contact us to learn more about how we can Read the full article…

The Usa Procycling Challenge in Breck: Road Closures and Travel Impacts

Flowery Bike by Petal and Bean in Breckenridge, Colorado

Breckenridge has a big cycling community and there are lots of locals and visitors that participate in the local race series, as well as other races that come through the area like the Triple Bypass the Courage Classic. Some other local races to take note of include Circle the Summit and the Breck Epic. >> USA ProCycling Challenge: Read the full article…

A Toast to the Toaster: 8 Things to Remember When Planning A Wedding Toast

A Toast to the Toaster: 8 Things to Remember When Planning a Wedding Toast | Photo courtes of Kent Meireis Photography

This blog is a creation of Petal and Bean, and is the original wedding blog for Summit County, Colorado. We’ve recently added new team members to Petal and Bean, and that includes Kayle Walker, guest blogger in today’s post. We oversee a lot of events and we help plan events too. Let’s check out what Read the full article…

3 Things Hiring A Coordinator Will Do to Decrease Your Stress

Top 3 Things hiring a coordinator will do for your stress

Hiring a wedding planner can take three large stresses right off your shoulders. Do you need help with picking out vendors? Do you need help narrowing down even the smallest details? How about more time? Don’t you want to be enjoying your time as an engaged couple leading up to your wedding rather than stress Read the full article…

Leah and Dustin in the Ice Castle in Breckenridge, Colorado

Leah and Dustin in the Ice Castle in Breckenridge, Colorado

In this amazing image you see Leah and Dustin in the Ice Castle in Breckenridge, Colorado. Katie Girtman of Studio Kiva Photography, a Breckenridge wedding photographer,  took the couple to this surreal location in downtown Breck this past weekend. Great job! Post by Summit Mountain Weddings.

{Real Mountain Wedding} Rebecca + Ben at Ten Mile Station in Breckenridge, Colorado

In traditional Jewish weddings , a couple gets married under the Chuppa, a wedding canopy and covering (often cloth) held suspended by four poles. The chuppah is symbolic of the first roof the bride and groom share together, representing their new home.  This symbolizes that there are no walls in this new home, and it Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Emily + Chris: Ceremony and Reception at Timber Ridge in Keystone,colorado | Photos[paperantler.com]

 Ah, yes, a Labor day wedding weekend in the Colorado Rockies.  There may not be a more perfect weekend in the summer in the Colorado High Country. Typically, right about now the August monsoon moisture is usually drying up, the wildflowers are still vibrant and the aspen leaves are just starting to think about changing.  However, times Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Jessica + David: Black Mountain Lodge // Arapahoe Basin, Colorado

I first met Joe back in the 90’s and he was one of the main adaptive ski instructors at the B.O.E.C., or Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center.  He now heads up the Keystone branch of the adaptive ski program.  When Joe isn’t helping folks hit the slopes, he’s guiding rafts and is great behind the lens. Read the full article…

{ Bridal Bouquets } A Collection of Flowers for Weddings in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

I post lots of photos on my various social feeds, but in case you missed our bouquets, I’ve collected them into one post.  Now, you can see a quick summary of what Dina, the Flower Maven, has been up to in her designer floral kitchen. Each bouquet we make at Petal and Bean is a Read the full article…