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Have you ever been having the time of your life at a wedding reception, and all of the sudden the dance floor is being cleared for another activity? I mean, don’t get me wrong, we all love a great cake cutting and to watch the first dances. But to clear the floor every time you’re […]

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If you want to invest in something that will not only enhance the feel of your wedding, but will really enhance your images as well, RENT something! This is the not so secret secret to having high impact details on your wedding day without breaking the bank! It’s more affordable than you may think to […]

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I recently did a post about the bride’s details, but wanted to take a beat to talk about the groom’s details. There typically aren’t as many, but it is still nice to have them all together for when I arrive on your wedding day. Those details are still a part of your story, and deserve […]

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All the months and months of planning, and what now? Here are a few of the things that should be done when planning for after your wedding day. Some of them might seem obvious, but others I didn’t really think of until it was too late. I hope this post can help you make some […]

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Now, I know I mentioned that I haven’t changed my last name yet. Changing your name seems like a daunting task. Think about how many things your name is on? Your license and passport are just the tip of the ice burg. Bank accounts, utilities, insurance, all different kinds of subscriptions, the list goes on […]

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There are so many details that go into planning a wedding, and every bride puts value on different things. For me (other than getting some amazing wedding photos – of course), I wanted the dance floor to be outside and to dance the night away with a great DJ. I wanted amazing wedding party photos […]

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Your ring is such an important part of your life. It starts you down the path towards planning your big day, and it is one of the few things you’ll have long after that day is over. Taking care of it is a great way to guarantee your gorgeous ring will be around for a […]

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This may not apply to all grooms, but I just wanted to give a little advice for getting your guy on board (and/or prepared) for all the photos on your wedding day, and during your engagement session. Your groom may not be as excited about all of the pictures as you are, but I’m hoping […]

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There are so many details that go into planning a wedding day. Some are pretty and perfect, and others are not so glamorous, but important just the same. But, that makes it understandable that there are things brides forget until the last minute. For the ceremony Wedding programs and a guest book are some things […]

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On your wedding day, you’re worried about so many things! Is everyone where they are supposed to be? What time are flowers being delivered? Has the hall been decorated for the reception yet? When will the cake be delivered? Of all the things brides worry about on the wedding day, finding portrait locations should not […]

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