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Five Things Your Wedding Planner Will Do That You Would Never Think About 

Five Things Your Wedding Planner Will Do That You Would Never Think About 

Your wedding day is finally here and there probably a million things running through your head. When does the cake arrive? Have the groomsmen showered? Who is showing the bartender where to set up? If you have a wedding planner or coordinator, you probably don’t 

Receiving Lines – The Good and the Bad

Receiving Lines – The Good and the Bad

When planning your ceremony you’ll come across a decision to be made about the ending. You’re walking down the aisle as a married couple, but then what? That’s where the tradition of receiving lines comes in… but it’s not exactly that simple! Receiving lines, if 

How to Create a Pin-Worthy Wedding

How to Create a Pin-Worthy Wedding

As we all know, most wedding planning starts on the amazing and inspiring Pinterest. You can jump on there to look up one little thing, then BAM!, it’s 3 hours later and you’ve created a web of boards ranging from your dream wedding to your 

Alternatives to Bouquet and Garter Tosses

Alternatives to Bouquet and Garter Tosses

More and more couples I serve each season are opting out of the traditional bouquet and garter tosses. Couples these days desire wedding reception activities that all their guests can participate in, activities that aren’t stuck in old traditions. If you’re one of those couples 

Picking Your Wedding Theme

Picking Your Wedding Theme

As wedding season 2019 starts to heat up (literally and figuratively) I start dreaming about all the amazing and beautiful things to come. I love a bold floral arrangement, mismatched anything, and I love the feeling you get when you walk into a well-executed reception 

Choosing Your Dream Venue with Couloir Creative

by Jeff with Couloir Creative Photography: I worked with April from April Marie Events on a rundown of tips for looking for your ideal wedding venue. There are some real awesome insights from her and a few tips from me as well.  The Practical 

Baby’s Breath Alternatives

Baby’s Breath Alternatives

Today we’re so excited to have Becca with Country Elegance Florists making a guest appearance on the blog! She will be talking all about baby’s breath – a common trend of late – and how to stand out of that crowd with some awesome baby’s 

Unique Ways to Exchange Your Wedding Vows

Unique Ways to Exchange Your Wedding Vows

Here’s some truth for you: I love wedding ceremonies, and more than that, I love when a couple exchanges their own vows. It’s heartfelt, personal, usually a little funny, and it makes me cry every dang time. However, it can be very difficult for some 

The Case Against a DIY Wedding

The Case Against a DIY Wedding

Let’s get one thing straight before I dive in here- I am all about DIY. I love to take care of things myself, I like to tinker and fiddle and create things. I don’t like to call in experts, or hire people to do things 

How to Create a Budget for Your Wedding

How to Create a Budget for Your Wedding

Budgets: the word that everyone hates! Budgets rule the world in every sector of our lives. You have to budget monthly for your groceries, going out nights, and sometimes you budget for a big investment – a WEDDING. Let’s talk about how to create a