A Poll on First Looks: What do you prefer?

Did you read my last post? If not, you might want to check it out because… I am taking a poll to see how many people would have a first look on their wedding day! Answer the poll and you will get to see what everyone thinks! Are you a fan of first looks? Let…

First Look Reactions – Oh Happy Day!

Do you know what a “First Look” is? It’s where the bride and groom have a photographer who captures the first time they see each other on their wedding day. Since this takes place before the ceremony, it goes against the tradition that the bride and groom should not see each other 24 hours before they…

Exiting Your Wedding Without Making a Mess

Let’s get to thinking about ideas for wedding exits! Most couples celebrate their exit by having their guests toss bird seeds, bubbles, confetti, etc. All of these make the newly weds’ exit extra fun, but only some are easy to clean up. Normally, I would say… Who cares if it makes a mess? Go all out its…

Rain or Shine: It’s Your Wedding Day

What happens if it rains on your wedding day? The show must go on! Although it can be frustrating and upsetting to learn that it’s predicted to rain on your wedding day, save the waterworks for the sky! Rain on your wedding day is thought to signify good luck! Sure, the pictures might not turn…

A Little Promotion Celebration with Karaoke and Sushi!

Alright y’all it’s time for a celebration! Finally an event that is not a wedding! Below, I am sharing the story of my boyfriend’s job promotion. Along the way I am going to bold the things that I think are helpful tips for you to plan your own celebration. I hope you find my ideas…

Light Up Your Wedding One Sparkler at a Time!

When you think of sparklers at a wedding, you probably think of the newlywed couple’s exit from the reception. But, why constrict sparklers to one single role when they can be used in other ways? Carlyn and John Mothershed agree. They loved the idea of sparklers, but wanted to use them in a different way by having every…

Pay Attention to Details or Else

Details-they are never too small to take note of in the event planning industry. Sometimes they seem picky, but they definitely aren’t– especially to the bride. I learned that the hard way… This summer I helped with a wedding where the bride asked for blush flowers in her bouquet (Blush is a muted light pink color). Well, when I…

Getting Your Budget To Go the Extra Mile

Readers, all you need to stay within your budget is a little creativity! Here’s a story that proves it: This past summer I worked with a wonderful couple in South Alabama. They had an extremely beautiful wedding, especially for their budget. Here are two major decisions they made that upgraded their wedding while staying on budget….