Ashley & Joseph Real Arizona Wedding

It Was Fate
Fate was persistent in bringing together Ashley Gladden and Joseph Gaetti. The first introduction occurred when Ashley was age 3 and Joe was age 6 by their fathers, teammates for the Minnesota Twins. The second, in 2007 at a Minnesota Twins Reunion. It wasn’t until the third meeting in 2008, where the pair gave into fate and fell in love. Three years later atop her favorite hiking trial, McDowell Mountain Gateway Loop, Ashley’s life changed as Joe proposed some 25 years after their first introduction.

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Ceremony & Reception Site: Silverleaf Club

Photography: Jeff + Amber

Officiant: Pastor Roger Gordon

Wedding Planner: Amina Garrison of Some Like It Classic – Wedding and Event Design

Bride’s Gown: ModernTrousseau Couture

Veil: Priscilla of Boston

Jewelry: Nordstrom

Bridesmaid Dresses: Dessy After Six

Men’s Attire: Mr. Formal

Flowers: Flowers by Jodi

Menu & Catering: Silverleaf Club

Music & Entertainment: Sweetwater Strings & The JJ’s

Wedding Cake: Caketini

Transportation: Driver Provider

Guest Accommodations: JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa Wedding

Night Accommodations: JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

Honeymoon: Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort