I know I declared last week's post "Back To The Camino" to be my last "Ailantha" blog until I return from the Camino in November, to be replaced in the interim by "...And Lighten Your Pack" (you can check it out already at www.andlightenyourpack.com). But this past weekend I attended a beautiful wedding, the memory of which I didn't want to let slip away.
As soon as we entered the hall we were invited to dig into the delicious hors d’oeuvres, Vegetable Samosa and Vegetable Pakora.
It was an awesome rehearsal dinner.
The following day the guests were transported from the hotel by shuttle to beautiful old Covenant Presbyterian Church, a former Catholic Church built circa 1920 in Bucktown, Chicago.
After the wedding we returned to the ballroom of the Hilton Orrington for the reception,