When it came time for Taylor to propose to his college sweetheart, Catherine, he did what smart-and-smitten guys do in these circumstances: He enlisted the help of Catherine’s best friend. Together, the co-conspirators arranged to have Taylor waiting in an exam room at the veterinary clinic where Catherine works as a vet tech. “My coworkers came and told me that a client had requested me for a tech appointment, and that they were waiting for me in room 4,” the bride recounts. “When I went in, I was shocked to see Taylor in there, down on one knee, and a wood sign around his dog’s neck that read, ‘Will you marry my daddy?’ Little did I know that it was being filmed the whole time, and my coworkers were watching in another room!” For their fall wedding, the couple chose the beautiful natural setting of 15 Acres, a contemporary destination-style wedding venue located under an hour’s drive from Houston in Hockley, Texas. The bride planned her DIY wedding, with help from family and bridesmaids. Click here to read the rest of this post »
Family owned and operated since 1956, Houston honeymooner favorite Pompano Beach Club is unlike any other island resort you’ve encountered.
First, there’s the warm hospitality and intimate, easygoing vibe that greets you the moment you arrive at this beachfront Bermuda gem. The gracious personal attention you’ll receive throughout your stay at Pompano Beach Club is a carryover from the resort’s early days as a small, relaxing fishing lodge. And while you can still enjoy reef fishing or deep-sea fishing as part of your Pompano Beach Club honeymoon getaway, there’s so much more fun to dive into at this award-winning Bermuda resort. Click here to read the rest of this post »
Houston’s newest “good living” destination is also home to the area’s hottest new hotel: Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village. We’ve got the scoop on this super-chic new wedding venue…plus an exclusive special offer for 2020 weddings!
Located just a stone’s throw from The Woodlands, and 30 minutes from downtown Houston, Springwoods Village is fast becoming the Houston area’s most coveted new location for luxurious living in a lush natural landscape. So it’s no surprise that this 60-acre nature preserve has produced the perfect space for glamorous weddings in a serene, spectacular setting. Behold Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village, featuring lavish ballrooms, sophisticated chandeliers, contemporary furnishings and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a sparkling waterscape! Click here to read the rest of this post »
Steeped in history, and stunning in design, the St. Anthony Hotel is a perfect San Antonio wedding venue for Houston-based wedding couples.
If you’re from San Antonio and want to return to your roots for your wedding celebration, or if you’re a Houston native now residing in the River City who wants to wed in your new town, the St. Anthony is a must-see. This AAA Four Diamond hotel and designated national historic landmark is a favorite for destination weddings, honeymoons, and pre-wedding celebrations. Not only does this glamorous San Antonio wedding venue have gorgeous spaces for wedding ceremonies and receptions (including a fabulous rooftop terrace), it’s also a fabulous place for guests to stay while attending your wedding. Click here to read the rest of this post »