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The Real Wedding of Hannah and Quenton Fair

Savannah Hope |  December 18, 2017

Hannah and Quenton bonded over their passion for helping others. The two met and fell in love while in nursing school. Hannah says, "What started out as long nights of studying for exams turned into even longer nights of laughter and more talking than studying.

The Wedding Story of Justine and Devin Sierra

Carri Fras |  December 17, 2017

Of all places, Justine and Devin’s proposal took place in a bridal shop. Justine explains, “My husband worked with my sister to do a photo shoot, not only for her business but to make a magical proposal.

The Wedding Story of Stephanie and Bryan Hartley

Carri Fras |  December 16, 2017

Stephanie and Bryan were set up by mutual friends who arranged a double date night in Nashville, where they both lived. “Although the date was at an outdoor concert, we ended up spending most of the night talking and not listening to the music,” recalls Stephanie.

The Wedding Story of Hannah and Jaxon Justice

Carri Fras |  December 15, 2017

After experiencing a fast-paced life pursuing a career in NYC as a fashion designer, Hannah decided to move back home to enjoy a quieter life before determining her next endeavor. At the same time, work brought Jaxon to Warsaw, IN.

Meet the Venue: Waterford Estates Lodge

Savannah Hope |  December 15, 2017

Waterford Estates Lodge is the perfect combination of a rustic lodge and a convenient location. This venue offers all the modern amenities a couple could want for their big day, while still being affordable. With a versatile ballroom space and a full-service bar, this venue is the perfect spot for any wedding. 


Our Favorite Instagram Posts 12.15.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  December 15, 2017

What we love most about weddings are all the tiny moments that make up the big picture of the entire day! And we feel so lucky that we're able to catch a glimpse of those small moments with you all when our local vendors share them on social media.

The Outpost Catering Company: One Reliable Company, Three Convenient Locations

Savannah Hope |  December 14, 2017

When looking for a venue for your wedding, the first quality to always look for is reliability. You will want a venue that you know will be there for you on your big day and who you can entrust to help the day go smoothly.

The Wedding Story of Melissa and Bryan Briones

Carri Fras |  December 14, 2017

Melissa and Bryan met on “He reached out to me first and we corresponded by email and text for a little while before our somewhat crazy schedules allowed us to meet in person,” she says.

The Wedding Story of Erin and Taylor Moore

Savannah Hope |  December 13, 2017

Erin and Taylor met in high school and became high school sweethearts. Little did they know that their young romance would lead to a lifetime of happiness. Erin and Taylor bonded over their love for the outdoors.

WeddingDay Exclusive Style Shoot: Lakeside Occasions

Carri Fras |  December 12, 2017

“Our number one draw is our property,” says Kara Byers, Manager and Event Coordinator at Lakeside Occasions. “Our barn overlooks Emma Lake, and the grounds are gorgeous. We have indoor and outdoor spaces for the ceremony. We have unique amenities, such as a 50's diner with a pool table for the guys’ changing room and a silo for the ladies, a grain bin bar, and a little ‘general store,’ which makes for the perfect photo op. We also have heating and air conditioning, which you won’t find at many rustic barn venues. And we’re planning to add some new features in our off-season, including an outdoor fireplace.”