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Polka-palooza wedding!

When I first met Renee and Ken I knew I had my work cut out for me. They had a lot of great ideas for things to incorporate in their wedding ceremony and no idea how to organize them all into a cohesive ceremony that would be respectful and emotional while still being fun and…

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Honored and humbled

These amazing folks are Alexa and Andrew Murray. They were married exactly one week ago in the MSU Alumni Chapel in East Lansing. We first met all the way back in January of 2013 when they were first looking for officiants. It took them a few months and a couple of interviews with other folks…

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Amy and Chef Nick wed at the overlook in Frances Park

If you’re studying culinary arts in the Lansing area, you may know Chef Nick. He and his lucky bride, Amy, celebrated a June wedding with family and friends in the overlook area of Frances Park, right next to Nick’s “thinking rock”, his favorite spot in the world to relax and contemplate the future.

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Quiet ceremony at the Meridian Historical Village in Okemos

This one was fun! Nick and Rozina knew they wanted to be married. They knew where and when but they hadn’t quite settled on the officiant yet. Rozina began emailing me last year but we kept missing connections and other wedding plans seemed to be more important, so she put me off for a few…

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June wedding on the Hawk Hollow Golf Course

Congratulations James and Brianna! They were amazing, I first met them, along with Brianna’s mother, Tina, back in February. After 4 wonderful years together they were looking for a lighthearted, short and sweet ceremony that included their daughter and was fun for their guests.

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Congratulations to Heather and Luis in Vermontville today!

What a lovely day for an outdoor wedding! Heather and Luis wanted a casual, fun, vintage ceremony at the Cherry Barc Farm in Vermontville and they got gorgeous weather with a cool breeze and plenty of sun. Fabulous!

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5 Frequently Forgotten Wedding Courtesies

Planning a Wedding Your Guests Will Love I know, I know. It’s your special day, it should be all about you and what you want, right? Weeeellllll… yes and no. It is your wedding and it should be special for you but when you’re throwing a party for 50-500 people, it needs to be planned…

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The Curse of the Paper Aisle Runner

I have a confession to make. I hate, hate, HATE those cheap paper aisle runners. Not user-friendly to unroll Not toddler friendly Not high heels friendly Not OCD friendly Not photo friendly Not earth-friendly Not budget-friendly Avoid. That is all.

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Our new logo

What do you think? Our new logo was designed by Susan over at LogoLane on Etsy. I think she nailed it; the peacock feather quill writing up some enchantment for your wedding. Divine! Next stop, designing a look to show it off. I started with this website but next on the list is the business…

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Movin’ on up!!

As some of you may have noticed, our website has changed! I have been working on this new design for several months now at another URL and just migrated over here as of about 20 minutes ago. I hope that by doing it in the middle of a Thursday night I disrupted as few visitors…