Blackberry farm was the theme for this vow renewal and wedding show, The Big Fake Wedding. It showcased talented Houston, Texas wedding vendors and demurely elegant details. Drake Studio Payton Hartsell Photography Shotz! by Niyah Belle Vendors The Big Fake Wedding Houston Sunday, March 24, 2019 Bridesmaid Dresses Houston Bridal Gallery […]

Blackberry Farm Themed Vow Renewal


Not sure which threshold you might be carried over? Here are a few newlywed home tips from apartment living to budgeting to a tiny house building company who gives back. Apartment Living Because of the restrictions of apartment living, it can be hard to make them feel like yours. Here are a few tips for […]

Newlywed Home Tips


This photoshoot was a celebration for a real married couple who had a milestone anniversary coming up! It includes an all star vendor team, Virginia wedding venue, and stunning fair trade gown by More than Lovely vendor, Celia Grace Wedding Dresses. VENDORS Happily Ever After Event Rentals @happilyeveraftereventrentals Celia Grace Wedding Dresses @celiagraceweddingdresses Love is […]

Virginia Jewel-Toned Styled Photoshoot


One year ago, today, hundreds of people around the world witnessed a wedding – crowded along British streets, staring at television sets across the ocean, and seated in an elaborate chapel, they watched as Meghan Markle and Prince Harry became husband and wife.  The 2018 Royal Wedding may have been one of the most anticipated […]

Royal Wedding – Anniversary Edition


SPONSORED (Please note, Artifact Uprising provided one of their lovely baby books as part of this partnership and sponsored blog post.) After we found out we had been blessed with a baby, I looked far and wide for the right baby book. While I was pregnant, I wrote letters to my son, took photos of […]

A Special Baby Book

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  FROM THE PHOTOGRAPHER:”Katelyn and Zane are one the of the sweetest couples I have had the pleasure of working with. I knew their wedding day would be such a loving experience. It did not disappoint. While Katelyn was getting ready with her girls, Zane sent over a beautiful gift. An album with dates and […]

Start Planning Now for This Meaningful Wedding Gift Idea

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This bride’s mother gave flowers away to guests as they were leaving to help bring life to their homes. The couple also donated some of the remaining flowers to a local hospice center in West Bend after the wedding. From the photographer: The Couple Diana and Adam. Diana and Adam. What can I say about […]

The Flowers From This Wedding Are Stunning But What Happened To Them Next Is Even More Beautiful

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These sweet photos might just make you want to elope!  And just in case you decide to, here are three ways to give back with your elopement: 1) Purchase your dress from a fair trade dress company like Celia Grace.  2) Ask for donations to charity instead of gifts. You can do this through So […]

These Photographs Might Make you Want to Elope

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This vow renewal showcases avant garde glam with the decadence of a bygone era. A gold-encrusted cake befitting the likes of Marie Antoinette (“Let them eat cake.” – Marie Antoinette), regal bridesmaid’s dresses, and a ballgown fit for Cinderella, herself. Couples: Visit to purchase tickets to this vow renewal + dance party reception + […]

Powder Blue Vow Renewal


Sponsored You may already know that we are big fans of Artifact Uprising around here. I’m honored to be partnering with them to share their lovely, archival quality products, especially the new one that is fresh to their virtual shelves. Brides, get ready!   The maker of wedding albums fit for heirlooms are now also […]

The Well Known Maker of Albums Fit for Heirlooms Now Has Invitations!

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