Dream Weddings by All Party Rentals

If you want your wedding to be “distinctively different” then check out the beautiful and sophisticated style of Dream Weddings by All Party Rentals. They are currently featured in our article for the Reserve at Dancing Elk Ranch in our new October Issue! Located in the Rio Grande Valley, Dream Weddings is setting the trends … Continued

The Reserve at Dancing Elk Ranch

For the couple looking for an inspiring and versatile venue space, wanting to enjoy the escape and luxury of a destination wedding without leaving South Texas, look no further than The Reserve at Dancing Elk Ranch. Just off highway 37 in Mathis, Texas, this brand new venue is about to put South Texas on the … Continued

Top 5 Wedding Songs

  After months of planning, being dragged to endless meetings, learning the difference between hydrangeas and lilacs, and being asked to taste test four different types of chicken, your wedding day is right around the corner. All of the details are finally coming together! One last meeting with the DJ and you’re done! Of course, … Continued

Behind The Scenes of Our October Issue

Every time we work with Leslie Castro and Ryan Gray of Deux Boheme we know we are going to get something spectacular. It all starts with a concept meeting where Leslie explains (and sometimes acts out) her vision for the upcoming cover shoot. After these meetings, we’re left wishing we had 12 covers to do … Continued

Traveling Fit

Photo via Bodybuilding.com   Summer is right around the corner and that means road trips and long plane flights. Whether you are traveling to see your Nana, float the Frio or see the sights in the Big Apple, I have few strategies that will help you stay fit and ready to look beautiful on your … Continued

Dinner by Design

Imagine preparing food service for 1000+ guests in one day. Think about spring salads presented with jicama wrapped in a thinly sliced cucumber drizzled with raspberry vinaigrette. Think about grilling 500 beef tenderloins to perfection to be stacked over rich, cheesy dauphinaise potatoes. Seems like quite an undertaking right? Well, Philip Ferry, the Executive Chef … Continued

Marital Advice

Image via 100 Layer Cake When most couples get engaged and are about to take the next step, they feel like they know each other pretty well. After all, aren’t you supposed to marry someone who knows everything about you? Someone who is your best friend? Some would even say their soul mate. You spend … Continued

Simply Elegant

New brides: never fear. Bling is still here. At least according to Raymond Sauceda, owner of Simply Elegant by Raymond, one of the region’s premier wedding and specialty cake shops. As the baker of former First Lady Laura Bush’s birthday cake for her past three birthdays (George loved the cake!), Sauceda knows what is on … Continued