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5 Things to Do Before Your Ceremony

It seems that every year there are new wedding trends and ideas. Years ago, brides didn’t give a second thought as to what they were wearing to get ready, there was no such thing as a “first look”, and you didn’t have to have a Starbucks cup with “Bride” written on it.  With so many different ideas becoming […]

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Area Attractions

Mike Landis Photography We’ve been having quite a few of our brides contact us lately regarding BMH’s surrounding area. With more and more destination weddings occurring, and couples so frequently having a large amount of out-of-town guests, we’ve been hearing the question, “What can my guests do while in town for our wedding?” We’ll admit, […]

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Why to Say “I Do” to Video

After becoming engaged, all of the little “to’do’s” pop up. You must pick a date, a venue, a caterer, a photographer, and so on. There are so many vendors to look into, and for some reason, one is sometimes forgotten: the Videographer. For me, photos will always be most important. More than the food, the […]

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Puppy Love

I’ve spent several weeks recently discussing your littlest guests at the wedding, the children. If you’d like some ideas of how to keep your tiniest guests entertained, link over to view parts one, two, three, and four. Within these different posts, we gave several options as to how to both keep them happy and occupied […]

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March 29, 2014 | Allison & Joe

Congratulations to our first BMH bride and groom of 2014, Allison & Joe! We couldn’t resist sharing the below photo from their day by Crissy Everhart Photography! Crissy Everhart Photography | www.crissycreative.com The below photos were taken by the staff at Brandywine Manor House showing Allison and Joe’s cocktail hour in the Manor Barn followed […]

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The Crown Ballroom | 2014 Lighting Options

Whether you’re newly engaged or one of our BMH brides coming down the home stretch, the Crown Ballroom has many options for how it can be decorated. It is rare that a space has the capability to cater to many tastes, but the Crown Ballroom does just that. The vast majority of our brides that […]

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March 1, 2014 | Baby Shower

On March 1st, we hosted our second event of the year, a baby shower! What made this event even more special was that the sister of the mommy-to-be is one of BMH’s past brides! Katie was married here a few years ago, and it was so fun to have her back and hosting her sister’s […]

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TBT: 6.30.12 | Derek & Lauren

Today, we’re going back to the summer of 2012 for the wedding of Lauren and Derek. These two had a gorgeous day filled with many elegant touches. Her lace gown, the mens’ sharp suits, and a ceremony lakeview made for a perfectly classic combination. They chose the incredibly talented Hoffer Photography for their wedding photography, […]

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Chris & Deb’s Fairytale Wedding

One of my favorite quotes is by Dr. Seuss. It goes like this: “Today you are you. That is truer than true. There’s no one alive that is youer than you.” I love that this simple quote represents being yourself! I repeated it to myself many times while wedding planning (specifically when my now-husband brought […]

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