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Weddings – Kids or No Kids Allowed?

It’s such a touchy subject for some – are weddings a place for kids?  I have mixed feelings about the topic and if planned for correctly it can be great!  It’s the weddings that children are an afterthought that end up being an issue.  For instance, kids aren’t being supervised by anyone and will help… Continue reading Weddings – Kids or No Kids Allowed?

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Wedding Horror Stories – Getaway Driver

For one of my Vegas weddings the Bride and Groom decided to hire an Elvis impersonator as a surprise to their guests.  We had been over the timeline many times and confirmed all arrival times with vendors so we were ready to surprise their guests with some fun, Vegas style entertainment later in the evening.… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories – Getaway Driver

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Wedding Horror Stories: Tipsy Bride

The day I had to cut off a bride the moment she walked into her reception was the moment I thought about putting an “eat while getting ready” clause in my contract!  Not that I legally can do that but that’s how crazy it felt. Thankfully the ceremony was great and so sweet!  The photos… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories: Tipsy Bride

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Wedding Horror Stories – Theft

When you have a smaller venue sometimes you have to get a little creative with your seating plan for guests.  This particular couple decided to have fun stations for dinner, serving their favorite cuisine from all of their travels and cocktail style seating for guests.  With this style of seating you only offer about 65%… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories – Theft

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Wedding Horror Stories – Cake Disaster

Some couples choose to save with their budget and decide to hire a “friendor” instead of a professional *Read: licensed*  vendor. Over the next few weeks we will be sharing our Wedding Horror Stories series to shine a little light on WHY it’s so important to go through a professional! The following is a real… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories – Cake Disaster

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Wow Your Guests with these Incredible Wedding Invitations

Do you ever feel like you open the mail just to receive the same save the date or wedding invitation design over and over again? Or maybe you are searching high and low for something unique for your special day. It’s not to say that floral designs or standard calligraphy prints are a bad thing,… Continue reading Wow Your Guests with these Incredible Wedding Invitations

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Fall Boho Elopement Inspiration Shoot

Way too excited to post this Fall Boho Elopement shoot we did at Great Falls Park in Maryland!  Fall is finally here so what better way to celebrate than with some gorgeous florals and one adorable couple! For this shoot we wanted something simple but romantic and the picnic was the perfect touch!  Check out… Continue reading Fall Boho Elopement Inspiration Shoot

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Sarah and Patrick’s Annapolis Garden Wedding

When I first met Sarah at a quiet little coffee shop in Annapolis I knew we were going to have a great time planning their wedding!  Sarah is such a talented artist and the personal touches that she created made me even more excited for the big day! When the weekend came, so did a… Continue reading Sarah and Patrick’s Annapolis Garden Wedding

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Lena & Kyle’s Nautical Wedding

Today’s real wedding feature was so much fun and absolutely gorgeous!  Lena was a fantastic bride to work with.  She was organized and knew exactly what she wanted.  On top of planning she was going to school in upstate New York and Kyle was in Alabama finishing up training.  Needless to say we had LOTS… Continue reading Lena & Kyle’s Nautical Wedding

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5 Things NOT to Forget on Your Wedding Day

Are you one of those people that leaves the house and thinks “Hmm…I’m forgetting something!”  I know I am!  Here are 5 things you don’t want to forget on your wedding day! Marriage License – You have to give this to your officiant! Details to photograph: Invitation suite, shoes, vow books, etc. Cake Knife &… Continue reading 5 Things NOT to Forget on Your Wedding Day