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From the procession to the final dance song, here is a list to get you started.

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Here is the ultimate checklist of what you should do when you first get engaged.

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Here are five things to stop stressing about on your wedding day, so you can enjoy your day and let go of all the little things that are out of your control!

5 Things to Stop Worrying About on your Wedding Day

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Asking your best girls to stand by you on your wedding day is such an exciting part of the wedding planning process, but it’s important to know exactly what kind of a commitment you are asking of your girlfriends.

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The term ‘unplugged ceremony’ may sound like wedding vendor jargon but this new trend may change the way your guests experience your wedding.  In an unplugged wedding ceremony, the couples asks their guests to turn off and put away their devices and be fully present with them in the moment.  As a photographer, I am […]

Unplugged Wedding Ceremonies: What it is and why you should consider having one.

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There are so many different people involved in your wedding day that you may forget to even think about who to tip, how much, and when to do it! For some vendors it’s expected and others are optional, so I’ve come up with a list of who you should tip and some rough guidelines on […]

How to Tip your Wedding Vendors

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You’ve been working so hard choosing vendors and planning details for your dream wedding, but what about all the little things that go into making sure your wedding is an absolute banger!? I’ve rounded up seven things, from time of day, to photo booths, to keeping everyone entertained including the kids and the ones who […]

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