The Don Cesar | Featured Wedding Venue

The Don Cesar, or the legendary Pink Palace of the Gulf, is a destination in and of itself.  Located on the pristine shores of Pass-A-Grille Beach, it is the perfect combination of luxury and nostalgia with its rich history dating back to the Gatsby Era of 1928.  Its breathtaking grounds provide the perfect setting to […]

December 2, 2019

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Clearwater Beach, Florida | Destination Engagement

Lauren and Corey are getting married at the stunning Van Dusen Mansion next fall and we can not wait to be a part of their wedding day!  One of our favorite things about our job is hearing our couple’s stories of how they met, fell in love, and how they got engaged.  Corey proposed to […]

November 26, 2019

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Pier 60, Florida | Destination Engagement

Tara first e-mailed us from Paris and we were so thankful that she and Anthony were able to meet and book their wedding shortly after returning.  From the moment that we met, we had an instant connection and it’s been so much fun getting to know them!  Both have been been nothing but sweet, kind, […]

November 25, 2019

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Sand Key Park, Florida | Destination Engagement

Joining our Florida couples in their home state to capture their engagement sessions has been such an honor this year!  After flying into the Tampa International Airport, we made our way over to the beaches of Clearwater, Florida and enjoyed dinner at the incredible Island Way Grill.  The following morning, we met Tami and Chris […]

November 23, 2019

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Grand Plaza Hotel | Featured Wedding Venue

One of our favorite things to do when we travel to Florida is explore the area’s most unique places to visit, stay, and eat.  Finding a restaurant with a unique atmosphere is even more important to us than the quality of the food!  On one of our very first dates together, we were privileged to […]

November 22, 2019

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Lutsen Resort | Fall Destination Wedding

Nicole and Nate are hilarious and completely perfect for each other!  It has been so much fun to get to know them and be a part of their destination wedding adventure at the beautiful Lutsen Resort.  They planned an incredible fall weekend away for their friends and family and we couldn’t wait to head north […]

November 8, 2019

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Rome, Georgia | Adventures

We had the tremendous privilege of getting away for a few days at the CONNECT Marriage Retreat for Creative Professionals this spring!  Not only was this getaway a chance to refresh and recharge for the year ahead, we also learned from an incredible team of speakers and entrepreneurs and met some amazing new friends from […]

April 25, 2019

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Orlando, Florida | Adventures

For spring break this year we went to Orlando, Florida!  No, we did not visit Disney World…but we did get a small taste of it at Disney Springs!  One of our favorite things to do when we travel is to find ALL. THE. DEALS!  We knew Orlando was in the books so we started to […]

April 11, 2019

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Fort Myers, Florida | Adventures

Flying into Fort Myers, Florida from MSP to RSW is one of our favorite things to do!  While we have yet to actually stay IN Fort Myers, we have been able to enjoy the Fort Myers Beach area a few times on our way to and from our other SW Florida destinations, in this case, […]

March 28, 2019

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White Orchid at Oasis | Featured Wedding Venue

For couples searching for the perfect wedding venue to host their Fort Myers, Florida wedding, White Orchid at Oasis is absolutely breathtaking!  This “Old Florida” historic home is tucked away inside its own piece of paradise nestled amidst a tropical landscape along the Caloosahatchee River.  From the grounds, to the last detail inside the home […]

March 19, 2019

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