maile copy White Lights and Candles at Your Destination Wedding

Lighting has the power to transform your celebration from ordinary to extraordinary! Sadly, it’s often one of the most overlooked wedding details. The options are extensive and can be overwhelming. Consult with your wedding planner to determine the best means... Read More

virginia Historic Charm in Virginia

We all know that honeymooning is for lovers. Happy lovers, who’ve just tied the knot in what we’re sure was a drop-dead gorgeous ceremony. But we think that when honeymooners head to Virginia, the sheer magnitude of beautiful scenery and... Read More

chicago Fun Places to Visit in Chicago

Chicago, also known as Chi-town, the City of Big Shoulders, and The Windy City, may very well have it all. From theater, live music, and culture, to historic attractions and architecture, sporting events, and a whole lot of really good... Read More

st louis Best Outdoor Venues in St. Louis

One thing is true about St. Louis: this city is green. Between the dozens of parks and the shade trees covering much of the city’s residential areas, St. Louis’s plant-colored vibe is lush. Which, we think, makes this urban dwelling... Read More

dinnerwithjulie Anything-But-Boring Salads

Salads kinda have a bad rap, don’t they? They have become so synonymous with diets that we compare them to what we really want to eat: “I should have a salad, but instead I’m going to order pizza.” Poor salads.... Read More

eat love drink Cool Cocktails

Savor these last few days of summer with an icy, refreshing cocktail. From fruity concoctions with raspberries and oranges to more savory choices with basil, all of these will keep your party guests happy. Find the recipes linked below.  ... Read More

grilled salmon mywedding Recipe of the Week: Grilled Salmon

Many thanks to allrecipes for sharing! 1 1/2 pounds salmon fillets lemon pepper to taste garlic powder to taste salt to taste 1/3 cup soy sauce 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup water 1/4 cup vegetable oil Directions Season salmon... Read More

blue nile Cute Accessories Round-Up: Lockets

No accessory is quite as delicately feminine as a locket! So if you are looking for a gift to give your ladies that they will wear again and again (unlike that peach number you are asking them to rock), here... Read More

nordstromredo Blue Bridesmaid Dresses

Blue is one of those great colors for bridesmaids because it is pretty much universally flattering (sorry, orange, you just can’t compare). These dresses are some of our favorites. I’m especially partial to the polka-dotted numbers.   Image Credits (from... Read More

FI Etsy Feature: Fabulous Prints from Going Underground

A decidedly modern take on some classic vintage prints, these posters make excellent gifts for the couples in your life. Featuring cities from San Francisco to London, all of these prints show off the artist’s love of typography and bold... Read More

cs Cake Stands for Every Style

Cake stands are one of my very favorite wedding details. Appealing to my practical side, they are one of the few wedding details that you really will use over and over again after the wedding. Here are a few cake... Read More

burlap Wedding Whims: Sundae Bars and Burlap Bunting

Whether they’re the smallest of details or the personality-packed must-haves, your wedding whims are the discoveries you make that help you share your unique love story and wedding adventure. Lately, we’ve been collecting a few wedding whims of our own... Read More

storkie select 2013 Invitation Trends from Storkie

This year, we have seen three clear themes emerge in invitations: geometric shapes and patterns, cut paper effects, and typography. What I love about Storkie is their ability to not only perfect the tried-and-true, but also to embrace the new... Read More

peony5 Pretty Peonies

Peonies just happen to be my favorite flower. They have an almost ruffled appearance to their petals, lending a gentle femininity to any wedding bouquet or centerpiece. Monochromatic peony arrangements, like the one above, can be striking and bold. Because... Read More