Successful Marriages and Weddings

Photos and stories of couples I've worked with
Landon + Greyson
Day of Coordination

These two tied the knot in an intimate ceremony at the grand Biltmore Estate, and I loved every minute of it! Though Hurricane Matthew threatened to rain out the wedding, it all cleared just minutes before the ceremony allowing for a spectacular event. Landon and Greyson are such sweethearts, and you couldn't help but feel their love! From their first look to the sparkler exit, this was one magical evening that I will never forget.


Photographer: Jennifer Morgan

Venue, catering, and cake The Biltmore Estate Conservatory and Gardens

Ceremony Music: Allegro Music Events

Band: Four Star Daydream

Officiant: Weddings by Richard Burton

Leslie + Peter
Day of Coordination


On a gorgeous fall day on Lake Lure, Leslie and Peter tied the knot with family and friends surrounding them with love. You could not have wished for more perfect weather, nor a happier bride and groom! I loved getting to know Leslie and Peter and seeing their love and respect for each other.

Leslie shared, "Our wedding day was so perfect! Lauren is an asset to the wedding industry and I cannot thank her enough for her hard work and dedication to make our wedding so wonderful."


Photographer: Ken Thomas Photography

Location: Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure

Catering: Rumbling Bald Resort Dining

Cake: Sweet Promises

Ceremony Music: Allegro Music Events

Flowers & Centerpieces: Occasions by Emily

Pastor: Rev. Don Morphis

Videographer: The Media Closet


Sara + Caleb
PREPARE/ENRICH Assessment + Results Session

Sara and Caleb were married by Caleb's father, who happens to be a minister. He recommends that his couples do a marriage preparation session, and says that PREPARE/ENRICH is the best tool for the preparation.

Sara and Caleb shared: "we found it helpful and gratifying seeing our strengths and areas to work on as a couple. While nothing was of a huge shock to us as to what the report said, we found we really enjoyed speaking to someone about our relationship, and what we looked forward to in our marriage."



Photographer: Sarah Rose Burns Photography 

Jane + Ryan
PREPARE/ENRICH Assessment + Results Session


"Ryan and I met in 2005 while working at an environmental education center in Western NC.  While working and living together, we became close friends and nurtured our friendship for 4 years before starting our romantic relationship in the summer of 2008. We got engaged in 2012, and married in 2013, and are currently expecting our first baby!

We had a great experience working with Lauren using the prepare/enrich assessment. The questions were practical and we appreciated Lauren's open, friendly, and non-judgmental approach."


Photographer: Alison Hathaway, Red Shoes Photography

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Sara + Caleb and Wedding Party

Photo credit: Sarah Rose Burns Photography