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Guide to Loving Your Engagement & Wedding Photos

Guide to Loving Your Engagement & Wedding Photos 1.11.21

Congratulations! You’ve just said yes to a bright future together. Now, take that shiny ring and start planning the wedding of your dreams! Because this is such an exciting and once-in-a-lifetime experience, why not also make it unforgettable by having a professional photographer capture the adventure through engagement and wedding photos?

Wedding Day Advice For Engaged Couples

Wedding Day Advice For Engaged Couples 1.6.21

The big day is here! Sometimes all the anticipation makes us forget what the wedding day is all about. After all, you have spent MONTHS planning the best day of your life, and you just want everything to run smoothly! Read on to see our Wedding Day Advice for Des Moines couples on their wedding […]

First Dance, Father-Daughter and Mother-Son Dance Song Ideas 1.4.21

With so many options for a traditional wedding dance songs, where do you start? Most wedding couples say that this portion of their wedding was the most emotional and memorable part of the evening. As a result, searching through Father-Daughter and Mother-Son wedding dance songs is important and never easy. Similar to your first dance […]

Blank Park Zoo Features Five Unique Event Venues

Blank Park Zoo Features Five Unique Event Venues 1.1.21

Nestled on 22 acres of land in Des Moines, Iowa, you will find the home of Blank Park Zoo. But did you know that the Zoo is the perfect place to celebrate your special day? Have you ever imagined having your wedding ceremony in an Aquarium? Hosting cocktails on an African boardwalk or overlooking the […]

Popular Wedding Features

Popular Wedding Features to Stay in 2021 12.1.20

We can all agree 2020 was uncharted territory. For those ready to get married, 2020’s restrictions and mandates posed many challenges, but fortunately, wedding professionals continued to help guide couples to wedding day success! With new event elements, technology, and services brought to light in 2020, weddings and large gatherings in Des Moines, Iowa, will […]

Micro Weddings in Des Moines Ideas – How to Plan & Where to Start 11.17.20

Considering having micro weddings in Des Moines? These smaller events are not only a cost-saving alternative to a traditional wedding with 150+ guests, but they’re an intimate affair that can be as unique as you and your partner. Since they are on a smaller scale, there are more options for locations, catering, seating, and activities […]

Wedding Planning Checklist

Wedding Planning Checklist in Des Moines: The Reception 11.10.20

There’s nothing we want more than a successful, upbeat wedding reception, so we put together a wedding planning checklist in . This reception starter checklist will help you get things rolling with planning the party of the year! Start here to create a list of goals so you can pace yourself and have a perfectly […]

Vow Writing Tips from Wedding Experts

Vow Writing Tips from Wedding Experts 9.15.20

Writing your own wedding vows can be one of the most genuine acts of love on your wedding day. Your own thoughts can mean the most to your loved one, and hearing what you feel in words can be moving and memorable. These intimate moments are what make a wedding day so special. Sharing personal […]

Wedding on a Boat - Lake Panorama wedding

Wedding With A View: Taylor + Dragos’s Lake Panorama Wedding 9.3.20

It’s still summer, and we are still feeling the heat. Who wouldn’t love attending a wedding on Lake Panorama, on a holiday weekend no less! Well, that is exactly what Taylor and Dragos treated their guests to. They couldn’t have asked for better weather (even though it was a little hot) and  better company! Lake […]

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