Making our wedding a bit green was really important to both Mr. Peep and me (hence the green peep toe shoes). While we reduced the impact of our wedding by having the ceremony and reception all in one location, the majority of our guests came in from around the country (and Norway). Offsetting our wedding was something small that we may have done just for us, but it’s something I can look at and say that we made a difference. Plus, I LOVED our chocolate treats that we served with this quote:
Reduce what you can.
Offset what you can’t.*
In honor of our time together,
we have offset the weekend
through a donation to carbonfund.org.
Hi Hive, Happy Earth Day!!
You all know that Mr. PT and are trying our best to incorporate a few eco-chic elements into our wedding, so for us, Earth Day for us is a great reminder that we could be doing better.
One thing that is really important to the two of us is carbon offsetting our wedding! What does that mean? Let’s go straight to the experts on this subject. This is what Terrapass has to say about potential carbon emissions of your wedding:
What’s included in my wedding’s carbon footprint?
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