Michelle and Jonny first met when they both laughed at an accidental joke that one of their professors made when they were in college, and have been inseparable ever since.
This luxury wedding inspirational photo shoot was set at the historic Greysolon Ballroom, located on Lake Superior in Duluth. With close proximity to the lovely Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, this is a wonderful option for a wedding couple that appreciates an historic and one-of-a-kind experience.
Ashley and Josh grew up just three short hours away from one another in Minnesota, but it took a college class trip to Mexico to bring them together. Immediately drawn to Ashley's ability to be silly and fun without sacrificing an inch of intelligence or wit, Josh knew before leaving Mexico that he wanted to spend the rest of his days with her.
Winter weddings seem to be an overlooked avenue for many couples. The temperatures may be below freezing, but you can make a winter wedding warm and cozy. This styled shoot captures the majestic views of nature during the cold winter months and incorporates the Minnesota environment. The shoot provides inspiration to show how winter weddings can be magical and actually warm your heart.
Marriage is one of the best adventures of a lifetime...but it's an art and a constant work in progress. As unrealistic as it is to think that every day of your new life together will be a fairytale, is it absolutely possible to navigate the highs, lows and in-betweens and grow your relationship stronger than you'd ever have imagined. Dave and Amy Freeman are a great testament to the power of strong communication and aligned goals and ambitions.
Everything we do at Lake + Co. is inspired by the stories of people doing exceptional things. We celebrate that in the pages of our magazines, as well as in our shop, The Lake + Co. Shop. This marketplace brings you our top picks from these inspirational makers...perfect additions for your wedding celebrations.
Ethan was raised in the Pacific Northwest and is now a resident physician with the US Navy. Anders grew up in Anoka, Minnesota and now works as a behavioral therapist for children with autism. They are frequently described by friends and family as 'hospitable to fault,' 'tragically uncoor-dinated dancers,' and 'borderline addicted to carbs.'
Marriage, future, forever home. You did it! You're marriage to "the one"...Now what? Like most newlyweds, you might be thinking, "What's next?" Traditionally, buying a home and raising a family is the general way things are done, don't you think? But in today's world, there are many different ways to go about your life. Your life doesn't have to follow the average way and neither does your home.
Romance might not be what you'd typically think to find in the restaurant world but that's just what happened with Megan and Brandon. Brandon - back of the house hiring and training manager and Megan - front of house hiring and training manager seemed destined for each other.
Stories and tips from the life of a wedding photographer by Ali Hormann, Ali Hormann Photography
Linnea and Robin met through mutual friends in 2015 and instantly hit it off. Robin was running in a collegiate track meet at Linnea's college, and they spent the weekend hanging out with friends and getting to know each other and quickly realized that there was a connection.
Bailey and Carson became friends when they were fourteen years old. Bailey's best friend (who would later become her sister-in-law) and Carson's brother introduced them at their local Youth for Christ. The foundation of their relationship was built on a close friendship, but it became clear to them over time that they were both interested in becoming more than friends.
Looking for engagement picture ideas can be a daunting but rewarding task. There are so many things to take into consideration, like where you want want your engagement photos to be taken and what you should be wearing. One of those important decisions is choosing the season: would you like fall, winter, spring or summer engagement photos?
Bridget and Todd's love story started at a mutual friend's birthday party in Todd's backyard in Boston in 2011, but they almost didn't make it past two years together.
Bringing friends and family together from across the country for the big day is special...but it often means long travel days and expensive arrangements. A welcome basket is a great way to say 'thank you' in style.
Kim and Tim grew up in the same town, but their love story didn't begin until 2013 when they were in college. Kim was a barista at Caribou Coffee and Tim was a regular customer. He would come to study almost every day, and over time their conversations grew longer and longer. One day he summoned the courage to ask for her number, and the rest is history.
Bethany met Kyle in the summer of 2015 while they were both working as servers at The Duluth Grill. Kyle was her first boyfriend, but they both knew they had found something special in one another from the beginning.
Beer and wine are fine, but if you want to take your reception to the next level, it's all about the signature craft cocktail. At Tattersall, we've developed a wide range of wedding cocktails with flavor and flair your guests won't forget.
When it comes to planning your wedding, you are inevitably going to run into some tough topics and situations. We're here to help you navigate through those! Send us your questions and conundrums for a chance to be featured in the next issue of Lake Bride Magazine.
Music resonates as the theme in Alyssa and Dan's story - from the first note Dan played on stage to the Spotify playlist at their reception and beyond.