Tonic & Lime Wedding Bartending Services

Tonic and Lime is a boutique bartending service operated and owned by Amber Jaeger. She recognized that a wedding bartending company was needed in Northern Michigan. Look at this gorgeous example of her work. Tell us a little about you, your family, etc… I’m a Traverse City native with a passion for our local communityContinue reading “Tonic & Lime Wedding Bartending Services”

Castle Farms: Charlevoix Wedding Venue

What is your venue’s history? Castle Farms is a Charlevoix wedding venue but it was built in 1918. It started as a dairy farm for the acting CEO of the Sears and Roebuck company. Throughout the years the Castle has seen many different uses including a concert venue. Our current owner fell in love withContinue reading “Castle Farms: Charlevoix Wedding Venue”

The Boathouse on Lake Charlevoix

What is the history of The Boathouse on Lake Charlevoix? The Boathouse on Lake Charlevoix was previously a marina that has been remodeled to create this stunning Michigan wedding venue. The current owners wanted to create something special for East Jordan, so they purchased the property and began working. Rick and Rebecca remodeled and restoredContinue reading “The Boathouse on Lake Charlevoix”

Planning the Wedding of the Century with Moments of Surprise and Delight

Every couple dreams of pulling off the “wedding of the century.”  But, an epic wedding takes a fair amount of hard work. There are months of planning and countless stressful nights to create a day of memories that will last a lifetime. Are you making the right choices to ensure your wedding ceremony and receptionContinue reading “Planning the Wedding of the Century with Moments of Surprise and Delight”

Heart Wedding Decor

How long have you been a designer and wedding décor provider? I opened Heart Wedding Decor: Happily Ever After Rentals and Tablescaping in 2018. Tell us a little about you and your family. I am married to Thomas Heath, owner of Thomas Heath Events and A+ Entertains and I am a dog-mom to four rescuedContinue reading “Heart Wedding Decor”

Incorporating Food Into Your Wedding: Wedding Planning for The Foodie

Wedding planning is hard and the wedding date is fast approaching. You’re trying to nail down all of the details to make sure that your big day goes down in the record books as the best wedding ever.  You know that having good food is critical to the overall experience, but how do you planContinue reading “Incorporating Food Into Your Wedding: Wedding Planning for The Foodie”


What is the history of Nature? The idea of Nature was born 10 years ago when Emma and Bryan met. We were talking about ecology, community, and the future. We want to build something to share with people and that would empower people. We created Nature as a platform for people to be supported byContinue reading “Nature”

Jewish Wedding Traditions

The Jewish faith is deeply ensconced in tradition. A traditional Jewish wedding follows a number of beautiful traditions that date back thousands of years. The signing of the Ketubah and the use of the chuppah are just a couple of my favorites but I truly enjoy the whole thing! Celebrating the Wedding Couple Before theContinue reading “Jewish Wedding Traditions”

Something Borrowed Something Blue: Wedding Traditions

Ever wonder where all those wedding traditions come from? Depending on where you live, weddings you attend will all have different types of things going on. Some will be in churches, some at the beach; some will even play The Chicken Dance at the reception. Here are few things to think about to have aContinue reading “Something Borrowed Something Blue: Wedding Traditions”