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Tips for your Engagement Session

At The Bluff, our partnerships with local businesses mean so much to us. Being able to work with other professionals in the wedding industry is one of our favorite parts of the job. Written by local photographer Emily Annett, this blog shares some important tips for couples during their engagement sessions. Tips for your Engagement…

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The Maid of Honor: Seven Roles to Play on HER Big Day

What exactly does a maid of honor do? Sure, there’s the usual stuff like holding the bouquet and planning the bachelorette party, but if you’ve been a MOH you know there’s so much more to it. There are a lot of roles for you to to fill for the bride, and it’s a big day…

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Employee Feature: Jayme Bauer

We’re back again for our second employee spotlight! This time, we take a moment to appreciate Jayme, who has been an essential part of The Bluff’s operation since 1992 when she was a sophomore in high school. Jayme started work as a server catering banquet food to The Bluff from Crossroads, a now-closed restaurant located…

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8 Pro-tips for entertaining kid-guests at your wedding

Here they are! Here are as many excuses as we could think of for you to hold off on sending the “no kids allowed” on your wedding invitations.   Provide interactive toys and table games! Give the kids some building blocks or Legos with a cute message like, “Build us the foundation to a great…

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The Bluff Presents: The Ultimate Wedding Day Emergency Kit

You’re leaving the house. Keys? Check. Wallet? Check. Cell phone? Check. And then you hear that little voice in your head. You’re forgetting something, but what?   For a day with more things to remember than most, your wedding needs to go off without a hitch! And we want to make sure you have it…

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Employee Feature: Dale Meyer

Introducing our first ever employee spotlight! Our head Chef, Dale, has been with us since the very beginning, (back when we didn’t even have an in-house kitchen). We couldn’t be more thankful for Dale and the contributions he’s made to help put us on the map. In the beginning, Dale started working in restaurants for…

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Recap: A Taste of The Bluff July 8th 2018

In case you missed it…   It’s been almost two weeks since our Taste of The Bluff event on July 8th. We had a good turnout for a very busy summer season and we appreciate all our guests for taking time out of their Sunday.   We believe that serving our guests a complete experience…

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A Bride’s Guide to Bridesmaid’s Dresses

Everything you need to know for bridesmaid dress-shopping with your ladies.   Basic etiquette: Book an appointment beforehand. Designer gowns take two to three months to order, and another four to six weeks for any alterations. Ideally, you should book your appointment six months ahead of time. Off the rack dresses usually sell out more…

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Setting a Date: The Pros and Cons to Every Wedding Season

Picking a wedding date can be difficult. You may hear a lot of opinions coming your way; “make it a June wedding,” “don’t make it an April wedding” “winter weddings are cold!”   While there are many opinions to consider, remember that the final decision is yours! You may already have a day or a…

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