California and Colorado Elopements

Jackie and Terry’s Intimate Garden of the Gods Wedding

Jackie and Terry's Intimate Garden of the Gods Elopement Jackie and Terry were one of those rare couples that actually live in the area where they held their intimate wedding. Jackie moved to Colorado Springs from Germany eight years ago and met Terry five years years later. Like many couples with…

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The Realities of Getting Married at a Non-Reserved Site

The Realities of Getting Married at a Non-Reserved Site

You've made the decision to elope and all that's left is the logistics of where, when, how and what will it be like. Simple, right? How tough can it be to plan an intimate wedding for just the two of you (or maybe with just a handful of guests)? The…

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Things People Say that Make Couples want to Elope

Sometimes planning the big wedding just isn't worth it I've been hearing from more and more couples who are in the throes of planning a pearls, pumps and pantyhose wedding who just want to chuck the whole wedding planning thing and elope. I've been following a thread posted on the…

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The well-planned elopement

The well-planned elopement

The connotation of the stereotypical elopement contains elements of secrecy, romance and spur-of-the-momentness. The image of a couple dashing off on a whim to be wed in a Vegas chapel springs to mind. Oh, how far we've come! I'm here to tell you--it's not always, "Hey, let's get in the…

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12 Reasons Why Colorado is the Best Place to Elope

12 Reasons Why Colorado is the Best Place to Elope

Forget Vegas! For our money, Colorado is one of the most spectacular places on earth to be married. Consider the following: The price of a marriage license in Colorado is one of the least expensive in the nation. $30! For Vegas, it's double that at $60. You don't even need…

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