As the number of Covid-19 cases grow globally, so do the number of cancelled birthdays, trips, weddings and other big gatherings planned for the year. One couple however, decided to opt for a modern solution.
On Saturday, March 21, Canadian Ian Karleff and Mexican Lucia Sol said their ‘I dos’ to each other in the garden of their home in San Juan Cosala, Mexico in front of a judge, two witnesses and a computer — which broadcast the wedding to 300 of their friends and family, watching from the comfort of their living rooms, dressed in pyjamas.
“It was super cool,” said Karleff, a former Financial Post managing editor. He and Sol have been dating since December 2016, he explained, and as of August 2019, had decided to tie the knot while on a European tour.
Setting a wedding date, however, had been a nightmare.
“We have family all over