Wedding Day Disaster:  Don’t Let Your Day Turn Into a Horror Story!

Wedding Day Disaster: Don’t Let Your Day Turn Into a Horror Story!

I was chatting recently with Michelle Miskell of Glamorous Weddings about a wedding day disaster at one of my weddings last year, and we started comparing stories. She was telling me of her concerns about a client hiring a small, little known restaurant to “cater”...
12 Must Have Wedding Planning Tips For Every Bride and Groom

12 Must Have Wedding Planning Tips For Every Bride and Groom

Planning a Wedding and Looking for Tips? Here are my top 12 wedding planning tips when planning a wedding.  Because, let’s be honest — poor planning and unrealistic expectations is what turns a starry-eyed bride or groom into a bridezilla or groomzilla. ...
Remarkable Wedding 101:  How Engaged Couples Can Wow Their Guests!

Remarkable Wedding 101: How Engaged Couples Can Wow Their Guests!

Does the DIY craze drive you crazy? Are you on a DIY budget but don’t have the time or ability to create your centerpieces and décor? If you are like most engaged couples, you want to have a remarkable wedding and wow your guests! But how? Don’t stress out just yet! I...
Vow Renewal Celebrating 25 Years of Marriage

Vow Renewal Celebrating 25 Years of Marriage

Planning weddings are my passion — and when someone comes to me asking if I can plan a 25th anniversary vow renewal for him and his wife, who never had a wedding, a myriad of emotions begin welling up inside me.  And when the groom is my own brother-in-law, it...
10 Must Haves For Your Wedding Day Emergency Kit

10 Must Haves For Your Wedding Day Emergency Kit

Your wedding day is almost here! You have the dress/tuxedo, your shoes, and jewelry and accessories. The entire wedding party has had their final fittings and scheduled pickup of their tuxedoes and dresses. All of your vendors have been confirmed and everything is set...
Venue Coordinator vs. Wedding Planner:  The “Real” Differences!

Venue Coordinator vs. Wedding Planner: The “Real” Differences!

As I talk to engaged couples about how a wedding planner can help them in numerous ways, the one thing I am hearing more and more from them is …. “We don’t need a wedding planner because our venue is providing a coordinator for our wedding...
What Can a Wedding Planner Do for You?

What Can a Wedding Planner Do for You?

Happy New Year!  And, if you became engaged over the holidays – CONGRATULATIONS!  This is an exciting time for you and you may want to jump right into the planning of your wedding!My advice to you today is – BREATHE!  Just breathe!  Planning a wedding can be a...
Wedding 101: What You Need to Know About Rentals

Wedding 101: What You Need to Know About Rentals

Planning a wedding can sometimes be overwhelming, especially when it comes to decorating the ceremony and reception venues.  You may need candles and aisle decorations, chandeliers, columns, centerpieces, table linens, and dinnerware — or even a tent.  Well, you...