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In my career, I've photographed everything from newborns to a past United States President, but my passion and focus has been for the wedding industry for over the past 5 years. I truly love this calling and feel blessed each day!

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Wedding Cake Wednesday | Biloxi Wedding Photography Blog

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December 20, 2017

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Wedding Cake Wednesday is here!

This beautiful cake was created by Le Bakery in Biloxi, Mississppi for Ashley + Josh’s wedding day.

A little history behind the wedding cake that you may not realize is this that I found on Wikipedia!

“The cutting of the cake is a task full of symbolism. The cake was originally intended to be distributed among the guests by only the bride because consuming the cake would ensure fertility.  As weddings grew and the number of guests increased this task became a joint venture, the groom needed to help cut the growing cake and distribute it among their guests. Layers of cakes began to pile up and the icing would need to support the weight of the cake making is very difficult for one person to cut. The groom would assist the bride in this process. Once this tradition began the bride and groom would share a piece of cake before distributing it to the guests to symbolize their union and their promise to forever provide for each other. “

How neat, right!? Wedding cakes are now used only for a centerpiece and of course a yummy treat for guests, but I love history so reading about old traditions like this is very interesting to me.

What is your favorite wedding tradition?!

Penny in the shoe? Something old, something borrowed, something blue? The garter and bouquet toss?

Want to see the full post from Josh and Ashley’s wedding day in Ocean Springs and Biloxi?

As always, thank you for stopping by the blog! I have so enjoyed sharing photos each day and will have new updated photos as soon as editing is all done.

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I'm a follower of Christ, wife, wedding photographer, daughter, sister, aunt, cat mom and I have a slight obsession with Joanna Gaines. 

Together, my husband, business partner + favorite hand to hold, Trevor, and I make Kayce Stork Photography + Films.

I enjoy writing here on our online journal and sharing the knowledge that I've learned over the years in the wedding industry with not only my couples, but anyone who want an extra hand to hold during this amazing, yet busy season of life!

In my career, I've photographed everything from newborns to a past United States President, but my passion and focus has been for the wedding industry for over the past 5 years. I truly love this calling and feel blessed each day!

Grab a sweet tea, or your drink of choice, and take a look around!




I'm kayce!

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I'm so glad you're here!