You’re Engaged! Now what?

Congratulations! You just got engaged…now what? Getting engaged is one of the most exciting and emotional times of your life. You are probably still on cloud nine (as you should be) and eager to start planning your wedding. Before you jump into full planning mode, here are our top five…

How to Get Out of an Abusive Relationship
The Dark Side of LGBTQ+ Relationships Timothy McLemore, founder of Essential Haus, author, “Love Is Not Abuse” Timothy McLemore, LGBTQ+ relationship champion ​​and author of, “Love Is Not Abuse” is on a mission to create a safe haven and dedicated support system for the forgotten members of the LGBTQ+... Read more
Suites for Women: Challenging Gender Norms in the Wedding Industry
About Sharpe Suiting Wu found his niche market in 2014 within the fashion industry – queer fashion – and was determined to make his mark and radically shift the world of fashion into a more inclusive space for clients within the LGBTQ+ community. Recognizing that he could combine his... Read more
Gay Engagement Session at Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History
Emily and Meg knew exactly where they wanted their engagement session to be – the Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History. Among galleries of classic paintings, rooms of contemporary sculptures, and halls of dinosaur bones and geodes – they celebrated their shared love of art and of each... Read more
Plan Your Fall Wedding NOW!
Jewel-toned colors have made a comeback! This wedding is the perfect example of how to incorporate these bold fall colors throughout your decor without going over-the-top. Caterer: Graze Catering//Photo Booth Equipment: Happy Snappy Photo Booth//Specialty Foods: Tonic & Lime//Invitation Designer:Holly Thomas Design//Cake Designer:WildFlour Bakery//Event Venue: The Boathouse on Lake... Read more
Adorable Winter Photo Shoot!
I met Sophie last year and she was the sweetest down-to-earth person. She is another fellow photographer who does milestone sessions, and she posted on Instagram she was looking for people to take photos in the first snowfall in Illinois! So, naturally, I reached out to tell her yes,... Read more