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Guest Vendor: Reverend Joy Burke

Reverend Joy Burke is a full-time interfaith minister who specializes in personalized wedding ceremonies. She shares her thoughts on the ministry she has provided to several hundred couples that have become like family to her. Describe your style and what distinguishes you from others? When a couple hires me, we begin a dialog that will evolve over the months leading up to their wedding and culminate in a wedding ceremony that will be sacred and…

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Guest Vendor: Dave Bigler Photography

Enthusiasm and passion exudes from Dave Bigler, owner of Bigler Photography and Saratoga Portrait Studio.  We sat down in his studio to discuss what it takes to be a top-notch wedding photographer and videographer. What makes a great wedding photographer? A servant heart, meaning the bridal party and everyone else is first.  They are not there for my photos nor are they my subjects for the day.  They are there for an awesome party and…

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Blog Guest: Mike Garrasi from Music Man Entertainment

Energy and excitement oozed from Mike Garrasi over the phone.  He is the sole owner of Music Man Entertainment and clearly loves what he does.  Mike is this week’s blog guest vendor and here are his thoughts on providing DJ services to weddings: What makes a great wedding DJ? Somebody fun, exciting and motivational who brings the life of the party to the party! Describe your style: My style is fun, classy, cool, exciting, energetic,…

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Featured Blog Guest: Cake by Alissa

Today we begin our weekly highlight of the many wonderful vendors we work with and recommend to our wedding couples.  Our featured blog guest this week is Alissa Woods.  She has owned Cake by Alissa in Schuylerville for 5 years and prior to that was the Pastry Chef at Putnam Market for 8 years.  Her degree is in Baking & Pastry Arts from Paul Smith’s.  Here’s what she had to say about her business and…

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Vendors We Love…. Posie Peddler

Schrade’s Posie Peddler is your Saratoga hometown florist. As soon as you meet the owner, Gretchen Squires, you know she loves what she does and as a fourth generation business owner, it’s in her blood!

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Vendors We Love… Music Man Entertainment

Music Man Entertainment is one of our Favorite DJ’s to work with. Owned and operated and,  most importantly,  the only DJ for the company,  Mike Garrasi has been DJ’ing since 1990, when he was just 18 years old. He has a true passion for music and loves doing what he does for a living. Mike makes all of our couples feel comfortable throughout the whole planning process. He helps to coordinate all of the formalities…

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Vendors We Love…Rob Spring Photography

We don’t think we can say enough great things about Rob! We have only been working with him for a few years now, but every second has been such a pleasure. As soon as he walks into a room, he has everyone smiling and he has a way of making everyone feel comfortable. Rob is originally from Glens Falls and currently works out of his home in Saratoga with his wife Rosie and their ADORABLE daughter Dorothy…

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