APPEARING: Greg Mize, Kristin Donovan

Weddings are an oh so bride oriented event, perhaps justly so. But when I heard my friend Greg Mize and his long-time girlfriend, Kristin Donovan, were getting married this summer I offered him a different take: from noon to late into the night, I followed my animated perma-smile friend preparing for his big day.

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