A Date Over Butter Beers…

For my best friend Katie’s birthday, her partner of thirteen years gave her the ultimate gift; he decided to plan a day which surrounded her long held love for all things Harry Potter. He surprised her with tickets to “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in Concert with the NAC Orchestra” here in Ottawa, official uniforms […]

Congrats, Mila & Conor!

Mila and Conor had a fun, yet laid-back wedding day starting at their gorgeous home in Wakefield and ending at St.Stefan’s Serbian Orthodox Church and Centre in Ottawa. Here are my top five favourite things from their wedding day: 1.) Blending Families. I don’t think it would be a common phrase; “Serbians are so much […]

Congrats, Nara & Andrew!

Andrew and Nara’s wedding day was just like them; welcoming, warm, fun, creative and full of music. Top favourite things from their wedding day: 1.) Music & Dance. Music and dance are a huge part of Nara and Andrew’s lives, individually and as a couple. Nara said to me “Every musician you see on our […]

Chantelle & Peter Are Engaged

Although Chantelle and Peter have been in a relationship for many years, they giggle, flirt and smile as if they are in the beginning stages of love together. We spent a perfect winter afternoon at Peter’s family cottage, a place they both hold dear, hiking, playing and wandering through the beautiful land. After a (hilarious) snow […]

Congrats, Aleah & Jeremy!

Aleah and Jeremy had a backyard wedding, and not the type of backyard wedding that you see in the movies, rather they turned Jeremy’s childhood home into the ultimate wedding venue. The front porch and walkway served as the ceremony site, the backyard for cocktail hour and a big white tent in the front yard […]

Happy Anniversary Kristen & Nick!

These two were married in London, Ontario over Thanksgiving weekend with above average temperatures on a perfectly sunny day. Their beloved dogs acted as members of the wedding party wearing little tuxedos and proudly walking down the aisle. Nick’s daughter was a massive part of their day as she gave her blessing, even shedding tears […]

Congrats, Amber & Nathan!

Starting at Rothwell United Church for their ceremony, moving onto The Lord Elgin and Mackenzie King bridge for photos, and ending with their reception at the Army Officers’ Mess, Amber and Nathan had a classic Ottawa wedding day. Here are my five favourite things from their day: 1.) “It’s like raaaaain on your wedding day”…Alanis got this […]