Planners, Designers, and Coordinators possess unique abilities, training, talent, and experience.  Capabilities range from the ability to develop strategies, concept designs, handle logistical arrangements, to wedding weekend management/execution.  The key point is understanding that who we are in the wedding industry tends to be birthed out of our passions, styles, education, gifts, abilities, and continued […]

June 16, 2018

As I reflect back on the Wedding with LaToya & Terrance from this weekend, I realized that my team and I are primarily the first ones on site and the last ones to go home each and every event.  It’s amazing how that always happen!  However, there are several reasons why that’s the case.  Once […]

May 4, 2015

Happy Monday!  This has been great morning to reflect on my past Wedding experiences and my upcoming Weddings on the benefits to hiring a Wedding Planner and what we offer to this wonderful industry and the couples we love to work with. Here are 8 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Wedding Planner. 1.  She […]

July 21, 2014

As I think about my most recent Wedding, I reflect on the overall “Sequence of Events” that it takes to move a wedding from the moment of the “Yes” to the “I Do”.  Whether you are a DIY Bride, start out DIY and then hire a Professional, or even hire a Professional Wedding Planner from […]

May 12, 2014

A snapshot of what you may need on your wedding day!   Long Mirrors Hair Brush & Comb Curling Iron Hair Spray Hair Gel Bobby Pins Toothbrush and Toothpaste Mouthwash Baby Powder Deodorant Perfume Hand Lotion Wet Wipes Cotton Balls Make up Remover Finger nail polish Finger nail polish remover Tweezers Grooming Scissors Hand Towel […]

March 10, 2014

Recently, I’ve been involved with several conversations with couples who are working on their guest list.  It’s amazing how much stress rises when working on this part of the planning aspect of the wedding.   Sometimes you just have to start with the end in mind.  It’s important to realize that your guest count will […]

February 19, 2014

What are the cost involved with a Wedding and can my budget cover that cost?  This is common question and challenge that many couples will discuss after the excitement of the initial “Yes” to the proposal.  As you begin your research, schedule your meetings,  and gain understanding of the local cost of living,  it is […]

January 24, 2014

What does a wedding planner do?  Each wedding is different and may require a wedding planner to provide a different service based on the needs.  The process normally begins with a Wedding Consultation to assess the needs.  The service will vary from full planning, partial planning, or month of coordination, which is determined at the consultation. […]

January 18, 2014

  Regina Womble from UR Invited has been a colleague of mine for the last 4 years. She specializes in weddings and special event stationary and she custom makes each and every single one of them.   Regina was kind enough to share some answers to a few commonly asked stationary questions. Should I send […]

January 13, 2014

It’s been wonderful following instagram and facebook post of new engagements for 2014!   From close friends, family, and colleagues, to the celebrities we love to watch and follow, love is truly in the air! After all the congrats, well wishes, and excitement, each newly engaged couple will be faced with the same question of […]

January 1, 2014