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When I asked Carrie & Ron why they had chosen their wedding date and location, the answer was simple.  It was available, and it fit the window they had in their schedule.  They were realistic about their plans in a beautiful way.  Getting married wasn’t as much of a priority as living life together was.  […]

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It’s no secret that we love a good Spring wedding around here.  After all, I was a Spring Bride myself, so I might be a bit partial. Spring in the Midwest is a fickle thing – raining, muddy, summer-like, and even sometimes – a little snow.  It can surely be a gamble, but it usually […]

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Some wedding days are as near perfect as they get.  They always take me by surprise – and still never cease to amaze me.  Kristen & Kyle had one of those perfect wedding days at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center.  Let’s start with the gorgeous weather and light.  Because really, that brought all the magic.  I’ve rarely […]

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The deep and lush greens of summer last only for a month in Wisconsin, maybe two.  Casey and Jake put an exclamation point right in the middle of that season – with a colorful wedding at The Watermark packed with little punches.  The lightness of sorbet inspired oranges, yellows and corals played beautifully against the casual […]

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Door County in late fall has a unique sort of mystique.  The tourists have long left, the air is crisp with an icy edge.  The roads are quiet and you get a general sense that everyone is building their nest for the long hibernation ahead.  It’s a time of transition, where you can get a peek at the […]

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This Whistling Straits wedding will keep you on your toes.  Just when you think you have it all figured out, you’ll discover that wait – this couple isn’t who you expect.  Whether it’s the bright and cheery florals, the sweet and sassy fuschia dresses coupled with the wink-worthy lobsters on Tom’s tie, the just gorgeous […]

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Ashok doesn’t love much more than he loves Riverbend.  He lights up within its walls, his eyes sparkle as he describes the library, and his shoulders relax a bit lower as he walks the grounds.  But then there are Brooke and their kids.  They certainly rank above this enchanting estate, and when you see them all […]

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“For one night, we have it all to ourselves…” That’s what Ron said in reflection of his wedding day, looking out over a sea of happy faces, all raising a glass to him and Heidi.  There they were, surrounded by love, basking in the glow of candlelight, sheltered by the incredible architecture of the Milwaukee […]

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Love conquers all.  That’s how the passage goes.  Rachel and Hsienjan set out to prove that from the moment they met, and on their wedding day too.  This couple is a hearty example of supporting your partner.  Hsienjan spends his days in Virginia studying law as an officer of the Army.  Rachel spends her days […]

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Elise had a vision for her wedding day.  One that involved a vintage sensibility with blush dresses, romantic florals, a touch of whimsical antiques, and small touches that showed their guests how much they were appreciated.  Late fall in Wisconsin can be temperamental and a cold front was eyeing up their weekend squarely.  In the end, […]

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