The Big Day

Oops! We misidentified this beautiful barn as Jefferson Patterson Park in our Summer 2021 print edition on page 10 and 16. This photo and this article’s cover photo is The Barn at Cage Stables.

Cover Photo: The Barn at Cage Stables
Photo Courtesy of Lisa Kelley
Now that weddings and events are back on and we can now enjoy the company of our extended family and friends, we decided to gather some great information for  future brides and grooms and their parents.

You’ll find an informative article on a variety of venues,  great advice and things to think about when planning your florals, and sweet information on the trends in cakes and desserts.
Plus…thanks to Lisa Kelley from Canards Catering, we present to you a delicious menu of recipes for a picnic affair… great for a rehearsal dinner or bridal party or small wedding.  Read on and get started on planning your Big Day in Southern Maryland.


Wedding Venues, Cakes, Florals. Planning for your big day? Beautiful locations abound! Southern Maryland’s wedding venues have something sure to appeal to every bride and every style with water views, historic buildings, rustic barns or upscale halls.

VENUES: A Special Day Deserves a Special Location – Southern Maryland’s list of wedding venues has something sure to appeal to any bride’s style
CAKES: A Bride’s Dessert Dilemma – Go Traditional, Trendy, Elegant, Whimsical? Planning for wedding sweets isn’t always a piece of cake.
FLORALS: Blooming in Style – From bouquets to table arrangements, find flowers that make an impact.

RECIPES: Simple, fresh and fun food that is easy to assemble just needs a fun way to be presented.