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Black American Wedding Traditions
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Black American Wedding Traditions

I am always filled with a sense of immense pride, profound joy and deep reverence when I weave rich cultural displays into a couple’s special day. What makes Black American wedding traditions such a significant experience for me, I get to bring forth traditions of my own culture, secondly comes from knowing that I am...

8 Tips to Celebrating Outdoors
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8 Tips to Celebrating Outdoors

From cocktail hour rooftop soirees and all white poolside parties, to rustic vineyard weddings and picnic style backyard barbecues, I’m sharing “Tara’s Tips” to plan the perfect outdoor event (with extra bonus tips that you may not have thought of 😃) to help you host an outdoor celebration full of style and substance – without...

You’re Engaged, Pt 5., The Officiant…TOP (5) WEDDING PROS ON YOUR DREAM
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You’re Engaged, Pt 5., The Officiant…TOP (5) WEDDING PROS ON YOUR DREAM

Now that you have taken those initial steps and said “I Do” over the weekend, it is time to advance to one of the most important aspects of wedding planning: building your wedding pro dream team! Having a top-tier team of wedding professionals will bring your vision to life with precision, and in glorious ways...

7-Tips for Planning Your Wedding During a Pandemic
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7-Tips for Planning Your Wedding During a Pandemic

Because of its yielding, unpredictable nature, planning a wedding during the COVID-19 pandemic presents a unique set of challenges amid a myriad of moving pieces. The landscape shifts and changes every day, leaving couples to face uncertain circumstances and daunting decisions. At a time when coming together is more important than ever, COVID-19 is playing...

Charlyne & Richard | A Faith-Filled Wedding Celebration Honoring Heritage
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Charlyne & Richard | A Faith-Filled Wedding Celebration Honoring Heritage

Charlyne and Richard’s love story began unexpectedly. In an impromptu group text message, the introduction was as simple as “Rich meet Charlyne, Charlyne meet Rich.” The matchmaker sealed the introduction with a prayerful sentiment, “Have your way, Lord”. With that prayer added to the text, a blessing was etched on their hearts. Every moment that...

Picture Perfect Tips for Your Engagement Photo Session
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Picture Perfect Tips for Your Engagement Photo Session

It’s Engagement Season!  What does that mean?  Well, it is the time that couples get engaged and they start preparing for an epic and hallmark celebration for themselves and their families.  To spread the news, most couples prep themselves for a romantic glam session with a photographer (usually their wedding photographer) to take pictures to...