être aimé

Il n’y a qu’un bonheur dans la vie, c’est d’aimer et d’être aimé.
(There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.)
– George Sand


Ten Tips for Summer Skincare and Makeup

Is the stress of planning your wedding wreaking havoc on your skin, or perhaps you're a little overwhelmed on how to maintain a fresh face throughout a humid summer day? Worry not! We asked Kayla Flot, the owner of Glam & Gleaux, LLC, the best ways to keep your...

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Top 5 Summer Wedding Trends for 2017

By Nadia Ramadan Photo Credit: Main Photo by George Del Barrio, via The Vanderbilt Republic http://www.carltonscottsturgill.com   Green with Envy Selecting wedding colors will be one of the more important decisions a couple must make when planning for their big...

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5 Tips for Wedding Planning Stress Management

By Laura Lamartina, LPC-S Planning a perfect wedding is a tall order in a fast-paced and modern world. Adequately managing the stress of wedding planning on top of the demands of professional and personal obligations is the key to enjoying this happy time.  Wedding...

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“It’s MY Day”

We’ve all heard this expression before. It’s an all too common phrase uttered by the overzealous bride.  Written by Saleha Mehr PHOTO CREDITs Top:  Bride Michelle Goehring, daughter of Kathy and Morris Bart, with Kathy.   Left:  Bride Marie Claire Amort, with her...

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Wedding Cocktails from the Jazz Age

The Jazz Age was from about 1918 to 1930, when jazz music and dance became popular throughout the United States. Because the Jazz Age coincided with Prohibition, bartenders had to find creative ways to make foul bathtub hooch palatable. The cocktails from that era are exceptionally flavorful now that we don’t have to rely on homemade booze.

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Wed Fest Anyone?

If You Are dreaming of a Jazz Fest Wedding, Here’s How to Make it Happen: Written by Tracey Sgambato • Featured Image of Georgianna & James Brandt Photo by Unknown   People have been getting married at festivals all over the country for some time now. While...

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When Jamie Met Susan

A Jazz Fest Love Story Written by Tracey Sgambato • Photographed by Samantha McGovern   When Jamie Klingsberg graduated from Tulane University in 1989, the movie “When Harry Met Sally,” starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal was released that same summer. The hit...

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Let’s Toast To The Future

Long-time Marrieds Share Their Secrets WRITTEN BY TRACEY SGAMBATO Falling in love and jumping the broom was the easy part. Having a successful and happy marriage takes a great deal of work! We sought out some real life couples who shared their secrets to a lasting...

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Setting The Right Tone With Your Wedding Music

Your music guide Written by Saleha Mehr The music you choose to feature throughout your big day is the soundtrack to your wedding. Whether you are planning to hire a DJ or a wedding band, organizing the music can be overwhelming. To ensure you have a pitch perfect...

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The Art Of Timeless Invitations

Local Artists Create Custom Wedding Keepsakes In today’s digital world, wedding invitations might seem like a good place to economize in your wedding budget. And it might be, depending on the type of affair you are planning. But think carefully here. Your invitations...

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