Hope Glen Farm Honeymoon Suite

Are you planning a wedding at Hope Glen Farm in Cottage Grove, MN? Then you have to check out the Corn Crib Cottage honeymoon suite! It’s located on Hope Glen Farm’s property and it’s the perfect spot for the newlyweds to stay on their wedding night. The cottage includes a bedroom with a queen sized […]

Are you planning a wedding at Hope Glen Farm in Cottage Grove, MN? Then you have to check out the Corn Crib Cottage honeymoon suite! It’s located on Hope Glen Farm’s property and it’s the perfect spot for the newlyweds to stay on their wedding night. The cottage includes a bedroom with a queen sized bed, a kitchen, bathroom facilities, a sitting area with a majestic fireplace, and a deck area. Just take a look at these photos below that show off each room! One of my favorite details is the staircase. It’s absolutely stunning! So after the reception, don’t worry about driving anywhere-instead opt to stay overnight in this beautiful cottage at the farm!...

Meet Janine with Jeannine Marie Photography

Get to know the other Janine with Jeannine Marie Photography! Janine is the office assistant and marketing/social media assistant. How long have you been with Jeannine Marie Photography?  Since May of 2014! What do you do at Jeannine Marie Photography? That all depends on the day! Most of the time I get paid to be on […]

Get to know the other Janine with Jeannine Marie Photography! Janine is the office assistant and marketing/social media assistant. How long have you been with Jeannine Marie Photography?  Since May of 2014! What do you do at Jeannine Marie Photography? That all depends on the day! Most of the time I get paid to be on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, etc… 🙂 I also blog about everything Jeannine shoots (from events to engagement sessions to weddings). When I’m not posting, pinning, blogging, or emailing vendors, I work on culling photos from each session, as well as submitting photos to wedding publications! It’s never a dull day around here! When I’m not working with Jeannine Marie Photography…I’m: I also work part-time as a marketing assistant at Animal Emergency & Referral Center of Minnesota and I do freelance social media and marketing for local wedding vendors. When I’m not working, I’m usually spending time with my husband, Matthew. Some of our favorite things to do are go on road trips, have BBQ’s and bonfire nights with our friends, watch superhero movies and TV shows, take long walks, discover new restaurants, and have fancy dinner nights at home (I drink the wine while he cooks)! Favorite part of going through wedding photos: The first look! Gets me every time! Best tip for brides: Join WeddingWire or The Knot! When I planned my September 2015 wedding, I used WeddingWire to design my seating chart, track my budget, keep track of my vendors, create a wedding website, and keep a list of all of my guests, their addresses, and meal choices. It was such an easy...

Meet Erin with Jeannine Marie Photography

Meet Erin, the Post-Production Assistant with Jeannine Marie Photography!  How long have you been with Jeannine Marie Photography? Since June 2015. What do you do at Jeannine Marie Photography? I help with editing and color correcting photos! When I’m not working with Jeannine…I’m: I also work for Jenna A Events as a Lead and Assistant […]

Meet Erin, the Post-Production Assistant with Jeannine Marie Photography!  How long have you been with Jeannine Marie Photography? Since June 2015. What do you do at Jeannine Marie Photography? I help with editing and color correcting photos! When I’m not working with Jeannine…I’m: I also work for Jenna A Events as a Lead and Assistant Planner as well as Jenna’s Office Assistant! I’m a “wedding-aholic”.  When I’m not working, I spend as much time as possible with my fiance, Jared, and my new kitten, Olive. We love binge watching Grey’s Anatomy on Netflix, cooking new Pinterest recipes, finding Brew Pubs in Minneapolis with my family (and trying weird beer), and spending time with friends. Favorite part of going through wedding photos: Seeing all of the emotions that Jeannine captures throughout the day! I’m also a huge fan of the detail shots. Best tip for brides: Hire a wedding planner, if you haven’t already! It takes so much stress off your day and you, as well as your family, gets to enjoy the day without thinking about what’s going on behind the scenes! Favorite RomCom: Definitely, Maybe Favorite love song:  Hey Pretty Girl by Justin Moore, Close Your Eyes by Michael Buble, and Marry Me by Train. I can’t pick just one! Favorite wedding dessert: Cheesecake! Favorite vacation spot: I’m still saving up to travel the world, but New York City is my favorite place on earth, and Door County, WI is my favorite local vaca spot! Favorite Caribou drink: Pumpkin Chai Tea Latte Any pets? My baby, Olive, a fluffy little orange kitten. My parents also have another kitty, Kizzy...

The Gardens of Castle Rock, Twin Cities Wedding Venues, Minneapolis Wedding Photographer

While Rustic Elegance and I were looking at barn wedding venues in Minnesota, we also stopped by The Gardens of Castle Rock in Northfield, MN. If you pictured your wedding surrounded by nature, this is the venue for you! They have a beautiful garden, outdoor patio and pergola site, white pergola site, a Lath House, […]

While Rustic Elegance and I were looking at barn wedding venues in Minnesota, we also stopped by The Gardens of Castle Rock in Northfield, MN. If you pictured your wedding surrounded by nature, this is the venue for you! They have a beautiful garden, outdoor patio and pergola site, white pergola site, a Lath House, space for an outdoor tent reception, and an indoor reception area. Plus, the venue can accommodate up to 300 guests! Schedule a tour if you’re interested in this gem of a wedding venue! View Bethany and Phillip’s wedding at The Gardens of Castle Rock here!...