Hello and welcome to the SKP Blog! I'm Sara Mannino and I am a Wedding & Portrait Photographer based in Chicago/Northwest Indiana. I've been blogging both professionally and personally since 2005. I get to tell love stories, share my own family's happenings and tell you more about planning weddings! Thanks for coming by and I look forward to connecting with you!
He went to a local private high school. She was homeschooled. It wouldn’t look like they would ever have any reason to meet but sometimes, its all in who you know. Emily and Trevor knew some mutual people and Emily made it her goal to be a part and get in with his friend group. […]
Happy Thursday Friends! Since we had a double header wedding last weekend, it’s a double wedding preview blog week too! I am not sure where to even begin with these two! From the moment I met up with Justine & Sam to talk about their wedding, I knew that this day would be one to […]
When I walked into the brides getting ready room on Saturday, I found so much peace and calmness. Lauren was eating some lunch with her matrons of honor and it was just so laid back and still. It was much like this throughout the whole wedding day as Scott & Lauren became husband and wife. […]
It was Andi’s birthday, and she and Logan had decided to go to County Line Orchard with some friends to spend the afternoon. Of course…this is what she thought was going to happen. A simple afternoon at the orchard in the Fall…who would have have thought otherwise? Logan did 🙂 He had planned to ask her […]
Wow! Do I have a pretty wedding for you all today! I had the pleasure of photographing Caroline and Michael’s Springtime wedding this past weekend and it was such a delight! After a Winter Break from weddings I officially kicked my 2018 wedding season off, and I couldn’t have picked a better one to start […]
It was a chilly Autumn Sunday and they were relaxing and watching football. Half time arrived and Michael (having something up his sleeve) suggested they walk to their favorite donut shop and grab some sugary goodness. Why donuts? Because donuts are their thing. They had their very first date at Stan’ Donuts (excellent first date […]
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