Joseph Atkins, webmaster and editor of the Gay Dating Blog reached out to me this week to share an amazing resource with us. He regularly compiles “Top 100” lists about different LGBT dating, relationship and lifestyle topics. He just published a new resource called “Top 100 LGBT Facebook Pages.” Check out his awesome site and…

Do Amore is a company I wish I had known about when my fiancé and I were ring shopping. Every ring you purchase gives two people access to clean water for life. What a beautiful story to tell people – after you tell them your proposal story. Providing needy people the gift of clean water…

There are some things worth fighting for. For, not about. Fighting about something usually means a focus on the people or individuals, but fighting for something moves the focus away from the “who” and focuses it on the “what”. Many generations ago our forefathers fought for freedom. During the civil rights movement there was a…

Wild Basin Lodge, Commitment Ceremony, Allenspark, Colorado. The Coolest Toast from their wedding was from Kate’s dad. It was very simple yet profound, “It is my wish for you that years from now, you are able to look back on this day and realize it was the day you loved each other the least.” Allenspark,…

The Background: The new law legalizing civil unions took effect in the state of Colorado on May 1, 2013, and both Denver and Boulder began issuing licenses immediately.The doors opened at 10pm on April 30 with the first Civil Union licenses being issued at midnight on May 1st the day the bill went into effect.…

Tim and Bret married on August 4, 2012 at the DSM Embassy Suites after meeting on Match.com and dating 1 1/2 years before deciding to tie the knot. On Christmas 2011, they purchased wedding bands and made a promise to each other to dedicate their lives to one another. Tim’s fondest and most endearing memory…

Michelle Hopper from Lens & Lines Studios in Augusta, Georgia captured Shayne and Diane’s 12/13/14 Washington DC destination wedding and we were lucky enough to receive the beautiful images from their big day. They held their reception at Pin Stripes Bistro & Bowling in Georgetown. Shayne is on active duty in our military and so…

Michelle Hopper at Lens & Lines Studio sent us this super special engagement shoot of a lesbian couple with one of the lovely brides being on active duty in the military. The couple wed in D.C. on the last sequential date of the century – 12/13/14 and we will post their beautiful wedding photos later this week.…

Dearly Beloved, If you don’t know me by now, I’m the gay, pregnant bride. Of course you’re only a bride for about 9 hours, and pregnant for about 9 months. And if you’re a Pridezilla, well, there’s a lot of planning involved in a wedding, and if your spouse is the same sex, well there’s…

Jessica and Amanda were engaged at Chateau LaRoche. Jessica told us she proposed to Amanda because she is more indecisive and jokingly called herself the “groom” of the couple. The couple met on the high school bowling team in 2005 and remained friends until starting to date in 2010. Jessica didn’t “come out” to her…

Our lovely Chicago wedding officiant vendor, The Rev For Whatev sent us this beautiful lesbian wedding between Colleen and Nicole that she officiated on March 13, 2015. Colleen and Nicole (Colleen, white dress with ruffles, and Nicole, cream sequined strapless dress) celebrated the beginning of their marriage on March 13th, 2015 in Utica, IL, at…