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Where’d you get that wedding cake idea?

By SCOTT KLEPACH Chances are when you’re in the flurry of planning a wedding, the most pressing concern is probably not the history of the wedding cake. In fact, during the reception you’ll likely be so busy that you won’t have a lot of time to eat much of it either! But it’s still neat […]

‘Mock’ weddings showcase talents

By SCOTT KLEPACH PHOTOS BY J.M. HUNTER PHOTOGRAPHY We all know how involved weddings can be — a huge number of details has to be coordinated so everything goes smoothly. But some go through all this work, even when there’s no one tying the knot. Photographers like Jessica M. Hunter throw stylized “mock weddings” to […]

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Darling Hairpiece DIY

Photo by GORDON KING/Yakima Herald-Republic STYLING BY JILL ST. GEORGE Making your own hair piece? Give it a natural look. Just use mossy sticks for the... 

Bed & Breakfasts

Teepees at Cherry Wood Bed, Breakfast & Barn. PHOTO BY GORDON KING. With the hustle and bustle of getting everything ready for a fantastic wedding,... 

Tips for getting the best dress

Lindsay Cortez by Lindsay Cortez I’m going to share with you four tips to make finding your dress easier and share with you a little of my dress shopping... 

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                                      Ryder Lee Otto, along with his Mommy, Devan Marie, and his Auntie, Shelby Lee, announces the engagement of his “Ga-ma,” Shawn Marie Ramsay, to his “Papa Deano,” Dean Wallace Law. Shawn is the daughter of Judy […]

Barnhart – 65 Years

                                      Walter L. (Barney) and Pauline Erickson Barnhart celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on March 26. Barney and Pauline were married on March 26, 1949, at Phinney Ridge Lutheran Church in North Seattle. They raised two sons, […]

Scribner-55 Years

                                      John R. Scribner and Iva Sue Solomon-Scribner, 55 years and counting. Your kids love you, your grandkids love you and your great grandkids love you. What could be better than that? Love your bones, Toots. – […]

Hoke-35 Years

                                      Harvey and Vinda (Sedge) Hoke of Naches will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on April 21, 2014. The two were married atop Mount Tantalus on Oahu, HI in 1979. Harv grew up in Honolulu, HI. Known […]

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