Liz and Andy's late-morning ceremony, held in the picturesque Denver Botanic Gardens, was followed by an intimate, family-only reception at the historic Boettcher Mansion in the Denver foothills.

A garden ceremony precedes a small estate affair at a rustic mansion

Liz and Andy's late-morning ceremony, held in the picturesque Denver Botanic Gardens, was followed by an intimate, family-only reception at the historic Boettcher Mansion in the Denver foothills.

"We wanted the look of a wedding cake, but a variety of desserts, so we built a cake stand to hold assorted petit fours," says the bride of her wedding day confections by Gateaux Pastries.