Wedding planning should be way more fun than it is stressful. Step into the experience of our managing editor as she shares her advice for the next bride-to-be. ...

The right combination of creativity and business savvy are driving this Rockford-area florist to play an ever-larger role in event planning. See how it's grown and what it's taken to make this rare bloom. ...

Planning a wedding is exciting, but inevitably there will be stressful moments throughout the process. Learn some tips and tricks for making planning enjoyable, simple and fun. ...

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover some of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.” ...

You never know when fate might reveal its plans. Meet one young businesswoman who landed in a field that's the perfect combination of creative outlet and business acumen. ...

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover seven of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.” ...

Over the years, it's sheltered craft brewers, shady characters, local and federal authorities, entrepreneurs and artists. What's ahead for this revitalized downtown landmark? Jim Killam tells the story behind the Prairie Street Brewhouse. ...