A 20th wedding anniversary is a special moment for anyone but this couple in Illinois found a unique and meaningful way to celebrate their relationship milestone.

Traditional Celebrations Are Out The Window In Illinois

Over the past few years, many things have changed in the state of Illinois. I believe the advances in technology and the popularity of the internet have played a big hand in that. Residents are moving away from the traditional thought processes and starting their own.

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It's happening quite a bit to celebrate weddings, engagements, and anniversaries. Even though many old-school folks aren't very happy with the changes, I'm all good with it. I think people should be able to do it their way. They shouldn't be forced into traditions.

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Bridal Shower Held At Illinois White Castle

Diehard White Castle Fans In Illinois

Even though we don't have a White Castle in Rockford, I think many people who live here know the popularity of the fast food chain. The fans are diehard and they almost seem cult-like but in a good way. They will go out of the way to get those tasty burgers and fries.

Bridal Shower Held At Illinois White Castle
Bridal Shower Held At Illinois White Castle

Bridal Shower Hosted At Illinois White Castle

An Illinois couple was getting ready to celebrate their 20th anniversary with their friends and family finding the perfect location for the party. That's White Castle. The husband and wife had their very first date there 25 years ago. That's so great they went back to the beginning to look back at all those special memories.

According to wgntv.com,

Tiffany Brooks-Lawrence tells WGN News that she and her husband had their first date at the fast-food chain 25-years ago, and it holds a special place in their hearts.


Brooks-Lawrence said that in honor of the couple’s upcoming 20 years of marriage, her bridal party threw her a bridal shower at White Castle’s Berwyn location.

One of America's Best Cabins for a Romantic Valentine's Day Getaway is in Wisconsin

Looking to get away for Valentine's Day? This is one of the best around and it's not far from Rockford.

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