A Wedding Planner’s Tips for Attending Wedding Shows

Posted on October 7, 2021October 5, 2021Categories Uncategorized   Leave a comment on A Wedding Planner’s Tips for Attending Wedding Shows

I love wedding shows. I attend them, I take clients to them, and I showcase at them. Here are my top tips for when you are attending a Wedding Show: Create a Wedding-Only email address. You’ll use it to register for prizes, add yourself to email lists, and communicate wedding details. After the wedding, you can log out and never use it again. Register in advance. Tickets are usually lower cost when you register or sign up before the day … Continue reading “A Wedding Planner’s Tips for Attending Wedding Shows”

The Princess who Knocked

Posted on July 29, 2021July 29, 2021Categories About MeTags   Leave a comment on The Princess who Knocked

During my time in the castle, I remember a lot of my Princesses. One day, in the early afternoon, I was approached by a manager and asked if I wouldn’t mind staying after work a little bit extra that day. Of course, I said yes, I would love to stay late, whatever they need. So, I ask a little bit more about why and I’m told that there is a princess coming who has been practicing on her older brother’s … Continue reading “The Princess who Knocked”

Memories and Moments

Posted on June 17, 2021July 20, 2021Categories Uncategorized   Leave a comment on Memories and Moments

As you plan your wedding, think about the moments that will create memories. Taking a few minutes to think about some things that show or represent you as a couple to make your wedding feel more like you. You’ll want to create a vibe that shows your personality as a couple. Remember this is your wedding and you want to show your love for each other, what you both enjoy together as a couple, and throw in a little about … Continue reading “Memories and Moments”

Vendors, Vendors, Vendors

Posted on June 14, 2021July 21, 2021Categories Uncategorized   Leave a comment on Vendors, Vendors, Vendors

The average wedding in the United States has 14 individual vendors. (LINK) And, that doesn’t include your bridal party, parents, families, or friends. As the couple getting married, it’s your job to keep them all organized, on track, paid, and informed. So, you may be asking, how do I do that and not loose my mind? Well, my best tip is to get yourself a binder and create a dedicated digital folder, both for files and in your emails. Then, … Continue reading “Vendors, Vendors, Vendors”

Dressing Up or Down?

Posted on June 10, 2021July 22, 2021Categories Uncategorized   Leave a comment on Dressing Up or Down?

There are many different types of dress code or attire for weddings. First and foremost, as a host you need to decide what vibe you want at your wedding. A good place for the dress code for the wedding is in the invitation or on your wedding website, you can state what you want your guest to wear. Attire can be anywhere from formal black tie to casual jeans and polos. You can say how you want your guests to … Continue reading “Dressing Up or Down?”

Weather or Knot

Posted on May 4, 2021July 20, 2021Categories PlanningTags   Leave a comment on Weather or Knot

Weather can be a tricky thing to plan around. When planning your wedding you should think about the weather that could occur on your day. Start with the month and season that you are getting married in and then google. Type your zip code, plus your wedding month. Google will show you the average temperatures for each day, as well as how many days have precipitation, on average. Then, you’ll know exactly what to plan for! First and foremost don’t … Continue reading “Weather or Knot”

How I Met My Husband.

Posted on January 2, 2021July 20, 2021Categories About MeTags ,   Leave a comment on How I Met My Husband.

Story Time! When I was 14 or 15, I wrote the ten qualities I wanted in a husband.  If someone didn’t have my full list of qualities, it made it easy to say no to continuing or pursuing a relationship. In my mid 20’s, when I couldn’t find a guy, I would go back to that list and be like, okay, finding somebody with all of these is going to be really hard. I just have to be patient and … Continue reading “How I Met My Husband.”

5 Wedding Trends for 2021

Posted on October 20, 2020October 19, 2020Categories Trends, WeddingsTags , , , , ,   Leave a comment on 5 Wedding Trends for 2021

One: The Welcome Box With the rise in subscription boxes, couples are cultivating Wedding Welcome Boxes for guests. Containing the couple’s favorite snacks, beverages, mints, as well as practical items, like aspirin or first aid kits. Two: Individual Portions of Food From mini charcuterie platters to individually tiered mini wedding cakes, shared platters of food are being seen less and less often. Bite-sized portions of each course, allowing for guests to sample everything on the menu, are wowing guests with … Continue reading “5 Wedding Trends for 2021”

Wedding Day Kit List

Posted on October 3, 2020October 22, 2020Categories Day Prep, Planning, WeddingsTags   Leave a comment on Wedding Day Kit List

First of all, your wedding day may require different or additional items. Add anything you think you might need to keep looking amazing, gorgeous, and fierce on your wedding day! I keep items in five categories: Sewing Kit, First Aid Kit, Hair, Make Up, and Extras. The sewing kit contains a couple of usuals – safety pins, clear nail polish, tide pen, static guard, lint roller – as well as a few unusuals – hem tape, chalk, super glue – … Continue reading “Wedding Day Kit List”