Posts Categorized: Blog

  • A Philadelphia Love Story: Kathy & Anthony

    It goes without saying that college is a journey one embarks on to get a good education. But, this love story reminds us college can be more than books and brains; it was also the start to a love story. Kathy and Anthony crossed paths for the first time, at college over fifteen years ago,… Read more »

  • A Southern California Wedding: Linda and Gabe

    On Monday, November 6th 2017, Linda and Gabriel were married right before sunset and overlooking the ocean at The Grand Pacific Palisades Resort in Carlsbad, California. Linda and Gabriel (Gabe) met playing pool competitively. Their first date included a game of pool and they still play regularly.  Since pool is very important to the couple… Read more »

  • An Oregon Wedding: Melanie and Brian

    On Wednesday, July 26, 2017, Melanie and Brian were married at the beautiful Gray Gables Estate in Portland, Oregon. The couple said their vows in an intimate ceremony surrounded by close friends and family. Melanie and Brian met on myspace.com almost ten years ago. Over time, they realized their friendship was naturally turning into a… Read more »

  • A Las Vegas Wedding: Concetta and Gaobain

    On Thursday, September 14, 2017, Concetta and Gaobain were married in an intimate ceremony at MEET Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada. Concetta and Gaobain met over 27 years ago in a Chicago bar where Concetta was tending bar. They shared their first kiss the day they met, thanks to a dare from Concetta’s sister…. Read more »

  • Wish Upon a Wedding Video

    Wish Upon a Wedding just recently granted it’s 120th wish on Monday, November 6th and that same day celebrated the 8th Annual Blissful Wishes Ball in Chicago. We woud like to thank Keith Jorgensen of Poetic Weddings for this wonderful video that was shown at the Chicago Gala. 2017 Wish Upon A Wedding Video from… Read more »

  • In Loving Memory of Margarette

    Our hearts are heavy as we write, Margarette Glover-Johnson passed away on October 14, 2017. She was surrounded by family. Margarette was a beautiful wife and mother. She and James were originally married November 28, 2009 and we were working on planning their vow renewal. The love this couple had for each other was inspiring, they were truly… Read more »

  • A San Diego Love Story: Linda and Gabriel

    Linda and Gabriel (Gabe) met playing pool competitively. They were on opposite teams and even though they didn’t talk much that first night, Gabe said Linda made an impression on him. A week later, Linda went back to the local bar where the competition had been the week before and saw Gabe again. They struck… Read more »

  • Wish Upon a Wedding Announces 2017 Shining Star Award Recipients

    Wish Upon a Wedding is honored to announce the 2017 Chicago Shining Star Recipients. These three people are some of the most inspirational, motivational and giving professionals in Chicago. This is our way to thank and pay tribute to those professionals who inspire others to engage in volunteer service by their demonstrated commitment and example…. Read more »

  • A New York Love Story- Lilly and Chris

    Lilly and Chris first met when Chris’ brother offered to drive Lilly home from work and Chris happened to be along for the ride. It was, as Chris says “the ultimate right place right time”. The three of them decided to meet up with some friends at a local bar, where Lilly and Chris broke… Read more »

  • A New Orleans Love Story- Twila and Chris

    Twila and Christine (Chris) met during their freshman year of high school. While their relationship started out as a friendship, they both agreed it was high school when they knew they wanted to spend the rest of their lives together. Their relationship was put to the test with the arrival of Hurricane Katrina. Twila’s family… Read more »