Caroline & Brandon

Not all great loves are love at first sight. When Caroline and Brandon first met through mutual friends in July 2009, they didn’t know they’d met their soul mates. “I wasn’t interested. However, three years later, I sent him a friend request on Facebook,” Caroline laughs. “A friend of mine at the time was interested […]

The Ribault Club

Almost 100 years ago, a lavish resort called the Ribault Club served as a playground for affluent industrialists of the day. Designed by the famous Swiss architect Maurice Fatio, the 16,000-square-foot clubhouse hosted memorable parties and events throughout the late 1920s and ‘30s. Tucked away on 100 acres of pristine property just south of Amelia […]

Averi & Davis

Amelia Islanders hold many things close to their hearts, and the Bean family is one of them—and if you ask Averi Welborn, she couldn’t agree more. “Davis (Bean) and I were high school sweethearts,” laughs Averi, sharing how they met at Fernandina Beach High School in their sophomore year. “We were two youngsters who fell […]

Ashley & Alex

Although they didn’t realize it at the time, Ashley Huerter and Alex Hazard were at the same point in their lives, both in their early 30’s and waiting for “something.” Both are natives of Kansas, which is also their home. Alex has more of a country background, while Ashley knew very little about life on […]

The Golf Club of Amelia Island

Surrounded by ancient oaks and overlooking an award-winning golf course, The Golf Club of Amelia Island is one of the most beautiful and elegant wedding venues in the area. With plenty of space for the ceremony, reception and after party, along with the finest food and service in Northeast Florida, The Golf Club can accommodate […]

Tesha & Andrew

In 2007, Andrew Dalzell interviewed Tesha Byrne for a job at the University of South Carolina Office of Admissions. She got the job, and she was enjoying her new career when out of the blue, her colleague, Andrew, told her that he had feelings for her. “We really liked each other a lot,” says Tesha. […]

The Barn at Cottonwood Ranch

Karen and Larry Brantley purchased their Callahan ranch in 2011, situated on 760 sprawling acres of beautiful pastures, ancient hardwoods, and multiple freshwater ponds. Their intention was to raise cattle and grow crops, in fact, Cottonwood Ranch grew their herd to 500 head of Angus cattle. “But we needed a barn,” says Karen. “Our original […]