by Christie Brogan {2.28.17} Back in August we featured a blog post providing some insight into “how” a ceremony and reception actually happen in the same venue space.  At both of our venues, 128 South and Bakery 105, we host both ceremony and reception on average 70% of the time. Meaning, it’s a popular option.… Read More


We know you…the Boho Couple. Elements of Mother Nature. An easy, relaxed style. A warm, festive vibe. A true call for celebration. Not overly fussy. Not overly formal, but also not a total break from tradition.  A wedding re-imagined. In another look back on the Courtyards & Cobblestones event last month, the talented ladies from… Read More


Hasta la vista 2016…2017 has arrived. For you newly engaged couples (and, we know there’s a few of you out there), it’s time to shake off the glitter and start making some plans for the Big Day. The beauty of your perfectly timed engagement is the annual wedding planning event, Courtyards & Cobblestones – A… Read More


by Christie Brogan {11.24.16} Ahhh…Thanksgiving. As the official kick off to both the holiday and engagement season, Thanksgiving gives us quite a bit to celebrate. Somehow, I think, this year’s Turkey Day gathering may be especially memorable for most Americans. At a table overfilled with turkey, fixins’ (a Southern term), and assorted pies…there is certain… Read More


by Christie Brogan {11.11.16} After a long week of political divide, ugliness, and the outcome of a Presidential Election certain to be discussed for years to come (Lord, help us all)…it seemed appropriate to end with some beauty, love, and hope (something painfully absent from all the news outlets and social media chatter). Feast your… Read More