Celebrating Love: Heidi & Matt

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on February 5, 2012

in friends, Photo Gigs, photography

Ever since starting this little photo-taking endeavor, I’ve said that I’d be terrified to take wedding photos. I’d only get one shot to get it right, and if I didn’t, the moment was lost. Engagement photos can be re-staged, babies can be re-positioned, but that “I do” moment can’t be re-done. When one of my […]


How We Spent Our First Anniversary

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on December 1, 2010

in dessert, dinner out, family, travel

I won’t go into TOO much detail, but Adam and I had a wonderful first anniversary! We spent the day and night in Milwaukee at the fancy (and totally green!) Metro Hotel. It was very chic and retro-styled with deco accents… and being the bad blogger I am I didn’t take any pictures of the […]


One Year Ago…

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on November 28, 2010

in family

One year ago today, I married my best friend, soul mate, and partner in crime. It’s been an amazing year full of ups and downs and new adventures, and I can truly say that I cannot wait to see what the rest of our lives have in store for us. Our wedding was, without question, […]


Showering the Bender

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on September 5, 2010

in dinner out, friends

I was honored to have been invited to none other than Jenn’s bridal shower who is getting married October 16, and there was no way that I was going to miss it! Jenn has been such a wonderful friend over the past (almost) two years, and I could think of nothing better than celebrating her […]


Wedding Week Recap!

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on December 2, 2009

in dinner out, family, fish or seafood, friends

I know, I’ve been gone for a while… getting back to reality after the crazy and amazing week I had last week has been a little difficult, and that includes blogging. But I’m back, and ready with a week-long recap for you! Are you sitting down? Get comfortable, this is going to be a long […]