Behind the Scenes of Alex and Mauricio's Ranch Wedding on The Pioneer Woman

Farm to Altar

Before the wedding celebrations begin, Alex takes time with her father to wrap up some chores on the ranch, like herding and sorting the cattle.

Practice Makes Perfect

Ree asks her foster son Jamar to walk her down the aisle at the wedding, so they practice at rehearsal.

A Fiesta for the Ages

Mauricio's parents generously host the rehearsal dinner where the fare is delicious Mexican food!

Gussied Up

Alex, Ree and the bridal party are getting their hair and makeup done in the Lodge on the morning of the wedding.

Love Letter

Meanwhile, the groom takes a quiet moment to himself to read a letter his bride-to-be wrote.

Frosting and Flowers

Baker Amy Cullifer puts fresh flowers on the happy couple's gorgeous wedding cake just before the reception.

Straight Out of a Fairytale

Alex wanted a bright and floral theme for the reception. It took a big team to get the infrastructure up in time for the wedding day, but they pulled it off perfectly.

The Big Day

Jamar walks Ree down the aisle for real this time. It was a little windy, but the weather was just about perfect for the big day.

The Sister's Speech

Alex's sister, Paige, gives an incredibly sweet speech at the reception, and she's sure to tell the groom that he has "one hell of a wife!"

The First Dance

Alex and Mauricio take the first steps as a couple in their first dance.

That's a Wrap

The night was practically perfect in every way, ending with a sparkler sendoff for the newlyweds.