Congratulations to Laverne Mott and David Elder

Congratulations to Laverne Mott and David Elder. This wonderful couple was married on December 31, 2016. The couple was married at the delightful Pine Manor in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. The couple had a New Year’s Eve Wedding in Chicago. This amazing couple, Laverne and David were married in a private elopement. Continue reading Congratulations to Laverne Mott and David Elder

Congratulations to Kimberly Curtis & Donnie Vepley

Congratulations to Kimberly Curtis & Donnie Vepley, this lovely couple was married on Decemebr 30, 2016, at the lovely Pine Manor. This wonderful couple was married at the heart warming Pine Manor in Chicago, Illinois. Small wedding venue and the Courthouse Alternative package with 12 guests. Continue reading Congratulations to Kimberly Curtis & Donnie Vepley

Hussy Tossing Garter

Are You A Hussy Tossing Your Garter Belt? What does hussy actually mean? And why do we toss the garter belt… and the bridal bouquet for that mater? Read on for amazing history on these wedding word vocabulary. Continue reading Hussy Tossing Garter

Congratulations to Christel Kaiser and Craig Counsil

Congratulations to Christel Kaiser and Craig Counsil, this lovely couple was married on December 25, 2016. They were married in the charming 1920’s Pine Manor in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. The lovely couple had an Intimate Christmas Day Wedding with Family. Best Value package including a delicious cake from Central bakery. Continue reading Congratulations to Christel Kaiser and Craig Counsil

Congratulations to Colleen Smith & Gerald Plowman

Congratulations to the happy couple Colleen Smith & Gerald Plowman. These two love birds were married on December 24, 2016 at the charming Pine Manor in Chicago, Illinois. The package that Colleen and Gerald Plowman choose is the Quick ” I do” wedding. The package includes a heart warming ceremony written by Rev Pam and a oath of marriage. Continue reading Congratulations to Colleen Smith & Gerald Plowman

Define “Husband”

Where did the word “Husband” come from?  Band… Wedding Ring… NOPE! That would have been my guess too.  Although the wedding ring has been a tradition for 6000 years. The history of the word husband is all about the Vikings! Continue reading Define “Husband”

The Origins of the Wedding Dress & Shopping for the Perfect One

For many women their wedding dress will hold so much importance to them, that it is one of the few articles of clothing that is held onto until the end of their life. Many brides feel that their choice in a dress can either make or break their day, but the choice in the dress is totally dependent on your views, religious, social, and culturally. But where does the dress originate? And how do you choose the perfect one?

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Congratulations to Ryan Amos and Vincent McClendon

 Congratulations to Ryan Amos and Vincent McClendon, who were married on December 15, 2016. The couple was married at the  charming Pine Manor in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. The couple choose the Elopement Quick I Do Package. Rev Pam took the photos of the wedding Continue reading Congratulations to Ryan Amos and Vincent McClendon

Neo-Pagan Wedding

Pagan Wiccan Weddings for Your Christian Family. Blessed be, Dear Lovebirds. Trying to have a respectable pagan ceremony with relatives that are Christian or of another path can often be challenging, But never fear, Rev Pam is here.  ChicagoPaganWeddings.com Continue reading Neo-Pagan Wedding