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I began this post at the end of the summer when our  garden was in full bloom.  I had GREAT intentions of posting this then…but procrastination got the best of me.  I still wanted to share it with you, even though it’s FREEZING outside! Hopefully it will help you reminisce on the warm summer days […]

When we first opened The Grantham House for business, one thing we never imagined was the amount of family and friends that would want to be married at the farm. We knew that people would love the charm of a 179 year old historic home and the picture perfect rustic barns, but for whatever reason, […]

You have how many kids?    All with the same man?     Lord, bless you.     Don’t you know what causes that? These are just a few of the responses we hear when people find out how many children we have. The truth is that we feel unbelievably blessed to have the privilege of raising […]

You can admit it… you’ve been scrolling through Pinterest and pinning to your “secret wedding board” long before you even met the man who is now your finance.  No shame, we all did it! But now it’s official!  You’ve got the ring and it’s time to start putting those pins to use! One simple Pinterest […]

One doesn’t have to spend much time on our little farm to realize that we love animals. We love them for all sorts of reasons but mainly because they help support our sustainable living-ish lifestyle. You can read more about that in a previous blog here: Sustainable Living-ISH Photos by Tiffany Johnson Photo by Jessica Creech […]

  Shortly after we moved to The Grantham House, I received a message from Joanne.  Most people reach out to us wanting to schedule a photo session, or to get wedding information, but Joanne was contacting me about something completely different.   Her request surprised me, brought tears to my eyes, and instantly made me […]

Chelsea and Adam’s story started way before their wedding day.  The two of them shared a mutual friend who thought they would be perfect for each other.  It turns out that their friend has a knack for match making because Chelsea and Adam hit it off. They quickly became friends and soon realized that there […]

“You live here?” This is a question we are asked just about every time we’re showing a new bride and groom around The Grantham House.    Photo: Tiffany L. Johnson   Yes! We live and work at our farmhouse wedding venue. Some people love the idea and some question our sanity, but for us it […]

Last year at this time we were nervously anticipating our first official year of weddings at The Grantham House. We kicked off wedding season on January 1st (coldest day of the entire year) with my beautiful sister Cara’s wedding.  I can’t think of a better way to begin our wedding season than seeing my sister […]

Emily and Michael’s wedding was absolutely perfect.  They said ” I do” on a gorgeous fall day, surrounded by family and friends.  Aster Blooms Photography was there to capture all of the magic of their perfect day. How it Began Emily and Michael were first introduced through two of their friends.  She jokes that their […]