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Kiley and Janet from Opportunity Knocks Events sitting on a grey settee, dressed in black laughing and smiling

Kiley Jamieson and her team at Opportunity Knocks Events are next up in my Q & A showcase of Ottawa wedding planners you can call on to help plan your day.   (If you missed the first feature on Erica Irwin of Erica Irwin Weddings & Events, you can find that feature here.)  These planners are […]

a photo of Erica Irwin Weddings & Events standing together with a bride and groom in the blue Adam Room of the Chateau Laurier

If you’re a newly engaged couple – or a couple on the road to becoming engaged – and you’re NOT following Erica from Erica Irwin Weddings & Events, literally stop reading this right now – I’m serious –  and go follow this woman on Instagram.  I’ll wait.  @ericairwinweddings   Seriously, go do it now and then […]

a bride and groom walk hand-in-hand among the vines of Jabulani Wedding Venue

If a winery and vineyard setting speak to you for your wedding, then Jabulani Wedding Venue in Richmond, ON may be what you’re looking for.  It is a casual winery with the potential for upscale.   ABOUT JABULANI WEDDING VENUE Jabulani is a Zulu word for “happiness” or “rejoice”.  It is what owner Tom says […]

Ottawa wedding dress with tulle skirt and spaghetti straps on a mannequin

Shopping in Ottawa for wedding dresses can be an exciting time for you, your family and wedding team.  There are many boutiques and shops to choose from, each with their own unique vibe and shopping experience. Here are 3 of the best bridal boutiques that are popular when shopping for Ottawa wedding dresses.  See which […]

a bride and groom standing outside the front doors of the Museum of Nature weddings venue in Ottawa

Museum of Nature Weddings is the perfect Ottawa wedding venue for couples who want a blend of history and modern for their wedding day.   ABOUT MUSEUM OF NATURE WEDDINGS The Museum of Nature is a national historic site located in downtown Ottawa.  The building itself is a fusion of history and modern times.  On […]

a photo of a bride zipping up the back of her dress taken as a part of her Ottawa bridal portraits

I know that great care can go into choosing what you wear for your wedding day.  Getting ready and bridal portraits are the keepsakes of that care and attention.  They are also the keepsakes of the closest people around you on wedding day:  your family and closest friends. Ottawa brides: These are the exact Pro […]

a bride and groom kissing in the middle of the aisle at the end of their ceremony at The Marshes wedding venue

Couples who are fans of golf, immaculate greens and time well spent at the 19th hole need to look at hosting their wedding at The Marshes Wedding Venue in Ottawa.   ABOUT THE MARSHES WEDDING VENUE The Marshes Wedding Venue is one of Ottawa’s most picturesque golf wedding locations.  The greens weave through wetlands, meadows […]

bride and groom walking hand in hand at their Le Belvedere ceremony site with a big blue sky around them. Captured outdoors by Ottawa Wedding Photographer JEMMAN Photography

I first visited the grounds of Le Belvedere in 2015 for a styled shoot.  I knew then that something spectacular was on the horizon for this unique cliffside wedding venue overlooking the Gatineau Hills.  Add-ons or expansions over the years and an ever-growing professional team have now made Le Belvedere weddings one of Ottawa’s most […]

a bride holding a fall coloured bouquet embracing a groom in a grey suit. Captured outdoors at Strathmere weddings by JEMMAN Photography

If you’re looking for one of the best wedding venues in Ottawa with the option of rustic elegance, you won’t have to look much further than Strathmere Weddings.  Strathmere Weddings is Ottawa’s premier wedding, retreat, spa and culinary destination spot since 1979.   ABOUT STRATHMERE WEDDINGS Strathmere Weddings is a 200 pastoral acre property with […]

a bride and groom holding hands outside the Stonefields Estate Ceremony house with a big blue sky in the background. Captured by JEMMAN Photography

If you’re looking for a French-countryside chic wedding venue that is steeped in history and has a track record for detailed excellence in Canada, then Stonefields Estate wedding venue in Ottawa is for you.   About Stonefields Estate Stonefields Estate is a 120 acre historic homestead property in Beckwith, Ontario.  It has roots dating as […]


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