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Wedding Venues in Northeast Ohio Here in Northeast Ohio, we have so many beautiful wedding venues. Whether your dream wedding day takes place in a garden or an old screw factory, Ohio Brides have a wide variety to choose from. Since photographing my first wedding in 2011, I have had the pleasure to photograph at […]


If you know me well, then you know I’m a sucker for family heirlooms. I love it when something is passed down from generation to generation and cherished for several more decades. So you can imagine my excitement when I first met Grace of Unbox the Dress almost a year ago! Grace and her momma […]

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Free Wedding Planning Budget Download Last week I shared with you the Wedding Planning Checklist. As I was writing that article, I realized how valuable it would be for brides to have some kind of template to keep track of their wedding budget. Why is a Wedding Budget Important? List the checklist I gave you […]


You’re ENGAGED!!! Pop the bubbly. Celebrate with your friends and family! Share that gorgeous diamond all over social media! You are entering one of the most exciting seasons you’ll experience! (Aside from parenthood. That’s a whole different kind of excitement and adventure!) Most couples have an engagement that lasts 12-18 months. There are the outliers, […]

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