Ingredients for the Perfect Cocktail Hour

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Ah yes, cocktail hour – that seemingly minor stretch of time between ceremony and reception when bridal couple and family are whisked away for photos and guests are invited to mingle. After witnessing multiple approaches, we’ve found a fail-safe list of ingredients to help your cocktail hour set a festive mood for your reception.  … Read more »

Trending Now: Weekday Weddings

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It’s true. Where once it was considered taboo for a wedding to take place on any day but Saturday, we’re seeing increasing interest in the long-neglected 6 other days of the week.¬†Why would anyone consider an alternate day, you ask? 3 reasons particularly stand out: 1) You’ve got to have that date! Some dates have… Read more »

Part 3: Balls, err Bulls.

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  My brother, Ryan, and I are very close and always have been. We’re cut from the same cloth, making us avid environmentalists and suckers for all things sustainable. Where I’m the buffalo rancher, he’s the organic urban farmer. With the “buffalo bug” being admittedly contagious, Ryan now owns some members of our herd. After… Read more »

Part 2: Naked Cowboy

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In the wee hours of Day 2 of the Buffalo Conference, I was getting some must needed shut-eye. Out of nowhere, I awaken to the sound of someone attempting to enter our room. I lay there, frozen, waiting for the door to open and cursing myself for not securing the bolt-catching thingy. A handful of… Read more »