Earth Day Today….and How You can Make Your Wedding Green

Today April 22, 2012 is Earth Day.  It is a day that back in 1970 was declared to help save our planet from the toxins that can ruin our precious Earth. Click on the link here to read more of a full history on it.  http://www.earthday.org/earth-day-history-movement

A lot of Brides may want to know, how can they plan a Green Wedding to help the environment?  Here are some tips from Green Bride Guide http://www.greenbrideguide.com/ to help you:

-Use Plantable Paper Invitations, your guests can place your invitation in the ground and grow flowers in the spring.

-Consider donating your wedding gown after you purchase it or resell it

-Use seasonal flowers for your wedding. Ask your  Florist to buy organic and local vs conventionally grown imported flowers that are toxic to people and the planet.

-Choose soy, palm or beeswax candles

-Use wine corks to hold your place cards, which can also be plantable

-Steer Clear of plastic, disposable favors

-Edible favors hardly ever go to waste( chocolate, candy)

-Instead of favors, make a donation to your favorite charity in honor of each guest

-Personalized seed packets are also great favor ideas

-Ask your caterer to use local and seasonal foods as well as organic foods

-Set up a classy candy buffet as another favor option

-Avoid disposable cameras

-Your wedding planner that is familiar with Green Weddings can help you have a fabulous wedding.

27 Miracles www.27miraclesbyrosie.com is proud to work with caterer John Michael Catering who is eco friendly to our Green Brides www.JohnMichaelEvents.com…..   There are many hotels out there as well that are eco friendly .  Contact 27 Miracles today to learn more about planning your Green Wedding today. 407-905-5454 or you can email us at info@27miraclesbyrosie.com

Until next time, Happy Planning and do something for our mother earth today.  Enjoy a walk out in the park or your neighborhood, take a bike ride or simply admire all that God gave us….the beauty of the flowers, the birds and the air that we breathe!

Happy Earth Day! See how Tiffany and Kyle Celebrate nature and Earth Day! Pictures Courtesy of Pilster Photography http://pilsterphotography.net/

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