Getting Married in Minnesota | Meet Hyland Hills Ski Chalet

Ski lovers in the Twin Cities are already quite acquainted with Hyland Hills Ski Chalet, but did you know this venue is home to some incredible wedding receptions and ceremonies as well? With a view of the Minneapolis cityscape from the top of the ski hill, soaring ceilings in the Alpine room and expansive windows, […]

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Getting Married in Minnesota | 10 Basic Signature Cocktails

This week I wanted to give you something good. Something that you can read, like, share AND print. Here are 10 basic signature cocktail ideas and one printable freebie, crowd pleasing and easy on the budget! Here are 10 basic signature cocktail ideas. You can toss in a garnish or a splash of something extra to […]

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Why You Should Have an Intimate Wedding Ceremony

A wedding includes a sincere ceremony and a slightly more rowdy reception, sometimes that ceremony includes flower girls and jumping the broom, blessings and poetry. How ever you decide to commit your lives to one another, whether it takes 10 minutes, an hour or two days, I’d like to make a compelling argument for making […]

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10 Ways to Splurge on Your Winter Wedding

A Minnesota wedding can be a tricky event to manage, but only because of the cold. To be honest, I think more couples should opt for a winter wedding, they can be terribly pretty and wonderfully intimate. Before you embark on booking vendors for your winter wedding check out these 10 ways to splurge and […]

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Getting Married in Minnesota | Meet Ames Farm Wedding Favors

Looking for a great way to send your guests home, after they’ve danced their feet off, stuffed their face full of cake, and watched you get married? No need to wrack your brain any longer, Ames Farm has just the thing: honey favors that are sure to please. They have seasonal color palettes for their […]

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8 Must have Summer Wedding Trends

Can’t you hear the wedding bells ringing off and afar in the background? Just me? Well, either way I’ve got some great inspiration for the bride looking for a trendy wedding, and I mean trending right now. Not just specific to Minnesota summer weddings, and sure to catch the eye of even those looking for […]

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The Significance of The Unity Candle Ceremony

A ceremony in the wedding ceremony is a nice way to bring meaning to your vows, to include your family in the whole process and to allow for an instrumental interlude. While there are different times to light the candles, different amounts of candles to be lit, and different persons lighting the candle, it all […]

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Blushing Bride: Pink for Adults

I know a lot of girls whose favorite color is pink. And they aren’t shy about it. Pink shoes, pink dress, pink lipstick, pink plastic jellies, pink EVERYTHING. But there comes a time when we have to grow up. Kind of. I mean there’s an adult way to add pink to your wedding, and it […]

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Getting Married in Minnesota | Meet the Landing

Here in Minnesota we are awfully lucky, because we have snow, at least until global warming kicks into full effect or the current ice age is officially over (whichever you believe is most true). SNOW? Seriously. Snow. It gives us breathtaking wedding photos and budget friendly venues (see off season rates) but it also makes […]

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Getting Married in Minnesota | Start at The Wedding Fair

Hey friends! I know you are thinking… What in the world am I going to do this weekend, it’s so cold and all I want to do is jump start my wedding planning process Enter The Wedding Fair. Sunday March 19th, at the Minneapolis Convention Center (easy to find) from 11A – 4P (easy to […]

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