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The 24 Stages from Courtship to Marriage

Modern courtship bears little resemblance to the rituals that traditionally led to marriage in most countries in the past. Technology and economics have changed the rules, the expectations, and the rituals leading to marriage. I discovered this very cool set of twenty-five hand-tinted stereographs showing the various stages from courting to marriage. Check out the

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Yummy, Yummy, Yummy – I Have Love in My Tummy

Am I in love?   Many of us know that when we are in love, it feels yummy to our tummy. Do you remember the song by Ohio Express released in the Sixties Yummy, Yummy, Yummy I have Love in My Tummy? The hunger for love sometimes makes us feel like we are in love.

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Name Change Resources For The State Of Michigan

Before you can change your name, you’ll need the original (or certified copy of) marriage license with the raised seal and your new last name on it. Your wedding officiant must verify your marriage license with his/her signature and provide you with a copy of your Michigan Marriage License following your wedding ceremony. You can

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Amway Grand Plaza Wedding

On Sunday March 3rd I had the privilege of participating in a wonderful Wedding Extravaganza which took place at The Amway Grand Plaza located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Amway Plaza has earned its reputation as the best venue in Downtown Grand Rapids to host a memorable and first-class wedding celebrations. The Wedding Extravaganza on

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Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park Weddings and Receptions

The first wedding ceremony I officiated in West Michigan took place at the†Fredrick†Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids Michigan. †I will never forget the kind way I was treated by the staff at the Gardens and the excitement that surrounded the couple while they exchanged their covenant of love that day. †Since then,

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Keeley and Josh

Noto’s Old World Italian Wine Cellar Wedding The Wine Cellar is a beautiful setting for wedding ceremonies, featuring a true European dining experience. There is a uniqueness and charm to the Wine Cellar that was perfect for their intimate ceremony. Josh and Keeley’s Love Story started when Josh was an intern in a prosecutor’s office

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Haley and Mike

FireRock Grille Wedding The 170-seat FireRock Grille opened to the public located at 7177 Kalamazoo SE, offering lunch and dinner, a full bar and outdoor patio with fire pits on the 18th hole and is an excellent venue for an intimate and winsome wedding ceremony. Haley and Mike shared their nuptials in the Fire Rock

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Nicole and Greg

Rockford, Michigan Wedding Warmth and romance hallmarked the wedding of Nicole and Greg despite the temperature and a wintry setting in Rockford Michigan last Saturday.  The couple, who experienced love at first sight last year shared their vows surrounded by a few family members and friends.  The river that runs through the City of Rockford

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