Crown the Big Day with Flowers

Flower Crown

Photo courtesy of Meredith Sledge Photography

from Rebecca

A trend that I have loved over the years for weddings is the flower crown. In fact, I love flower crowns so much that I wore one in my own wedding! Whether the crown is for the bride, bridesmaids, or flower girls, flower crowns can be such a fun way to incorporate flowers into the big day.

Fresh flowers can go a long way, and if you are a bride who doesn’t …


In Bloom in the Garden

Encore Azaleafrom Chris

Earlier this month, Dan installed a new walking garden behind the Lodge. The garden features a brick sidewalk that forms a large infinity symbol—perfect for meditative walking but also a perfect symbol for an ideal marriage.

The garden has been landscaped with a variety of ornamental shrubs, including Encore azaleas. This week, we saw our first bloom on the azalea bushes!…