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Whether you've been dreaming up a casual weekend barbecue or a huge ceremony at sunset, everyone deserves their dream wedding. Luckily, the folks at Carats & Cake take the pain out of planning & connect brides- and grooms-to-be with celebrated local vendors.
Technically, Kate and Ross met in college back in 2003 in upstate New York, and then simultaneously lived in NYC, before both ending up in Boston in 2010. Never — and yet always — together. The proverbial missed connection, seven years in the making, was finally laid to rest when Kate saw Ross on the street in Boston in the fall of 2010 — their offices were just two blocks apart. An “innocent” drinks invitation and then a well-timed soiree that Kate and her best friend put on to link up their friends ended in love for the hostess herself. A short three months later, the two moved into a new home together and made it official at Kate’s parents' New Hampshire farm in August 2013. Both born from families of “doers”, the couple and their loving supporters worked tirelessly to create every detail of the intimate affair. From hand-crafted chandeliers, to guest “survival" boxes, to the patchwork quilts adorning every bed in the tents that guests camped out in after dancing to the jukebox in the barn all night.
One day soon, you’re going to leave the office at 6 p.m. and it’s going to be dark outside. Not dusky, but pitch-black — and cold. Instead of heading out on whatever adventurous plans you made, you might feel more inclined to just go home and have a couch night with some takeout. We won't blame you: The onset of read
Autumn. The calm before the storm — or, before the Chicago winter. Until the gorgeous leaves meet their crisp demise and holiday chaos takes over, we suggest making time for a fall getaway. But, there's no need for plane tickets. There are amazing destinations right here in your own backyard.
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