Tags archives: summer

  • Montanan guests who made the trip north for Bree and Eric's wedding could hardly believe their eyes and lungs. To ascend the mountain was to leave behind a brutal fire season and suddenly enter the most gorgeous wedding weather on earth. But we all agreed to play it cool for family coming from Calif [...]
  • Matt and Katie celebrated their union at The Barn at Finley Point, with family and friends who were delighted to reveal insights about the couple. We learned about their sports loyalties, physical strength, fraternal devotion and hairstyle experimentation, and more. But the most frequently recurring [...]
  • Monkeys have a way of fascinating, amusing, and sometimes biting, observers like no other animal can. Let's test your knowledge with the following 50 most compelling facts about monkeys. Ahem... Megan and Ben celebrated their wedding at Flathead Lake. And calm and joyful vibes abounded. Maybe [...]
  • Storage centers should definitely advertise at bridal fairs. A bride needs a lot of space if she's going to DIY her decorations. For her wedding at the Barn on Mullan in Missoula, Bobbie worked from a basement bridal command center to assemble her decorations well in advance of the big day. And they [...]
  • "Jump in the line!" The bright colors of this wedding's tropical decor were the perfect complement and reply to last Friday's rainy day. Celebrating on the shore of Flathead Lake, Robert and Brianna invited a few super heroes as guests--and had their wedding crashed by yet one more when the offic [...]
  • "Slap the bag! You have to slap the bag!" Slapping the wine skin hoisted by a sturdy churl for the wedding guests' consumption is a practice that dates to medieval times, we're sure. It's really a test of sympathy, since if the guests know how hard it is to hold that much liquid aloft, they will [...]
  • Substantial rain has fallen on most of our 2016 weddings! So with the 48-hour forecast promising to confirm the trend, we secured 10 umbrellas in the wedding colors in preparation. And rain did fall during the formal photos and ceremony, as fate would have it this year. In addition to their intended [...]
  • The great thing about our job is that we get to see so much more: more of our home state, more families, more special places than we ever would otherwise. In the case of Brandan and Amanda's wedding, we got to visit a lesser-known gem of a venue for the second time, the Schmid family home.   [...]
  • There is a wedding tradition that holds, to be sure of good weather on your special day, you must hang a bottle of whiskey in the old birch tree. The bottled spirits will calm the winds and hold off the clouds, so—wait, is that a tradition?! Maybe the whiskey ensures you'll enjoy a great day no matt [...]