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Weddings – Kids or No Kids Allowed?

It’s such a touchy subject for some – are weddings a place for kids?  I have mixed feelings about the topic and if planned for correctly it can be great!  It’s the weddings that children are an afterthought that end up being an issue.  For instance, kids aren’t being supervised by anyone and will help… Continue reading Weddings – Kids or No Kids Allowed?

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Wedding Horror Stories – Getaway Driver

For one of my Vegas weddings the Bride and Groom decided to hire an Elvis impersonator as a surprise to their guests.  We had been over the timeline many times and confirmed all arrival times with vendors so we were ready to surprise their guests with some fun, Vegas style entertainment later in the evening.… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories – Getaway Driver

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Wedding Horror Stories: Tipsy Bride

The day I had to cut off a bride the moment she walked into her reception was the moment I thought about putting an “eat while getting ready” clause in my contract!  Not that I legally can do that but that’s how crazy it felt. Thankfully the ceremony was great and so sweet!  The photos… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories: Tipsy Bride

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Wedding Horror Stories – Theft

When you have a smaller venue sometimes you have to get a little creative with your seating plan for guests.  This particular couple decided to have fun stations for dinner, serving their favorite cuisine from all of their travels and cocktail style seating for guests.  With this style of seating you only offer about 65%… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories – Theft

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Wedding Horror Stories – Cake Disaster

Some couples choose to save with their budget and decide to hire a “friendor” instead of a professional *Read: licensed*  vendor. Over the next few weeks we will be sharing our Wedding Horror Stories series to shine a little light on WHY it’s so important to go through a professional! The following is a real… Continue reading Wedding Horror Stories – Cake Disaster

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Sarah and Patrick’s Annapolis Garden Wedding

When I first met Sarah at a quiet little coffee shop in Annapolis I knew we were going to have a great time planning their wedding!  Sarah is such a talented artist and the personal touches that she created made me even more excited for the big day! When the weekend came, so did a… Continue reading Sarah and Patrick’s Annapolis Garden Wedding

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Lena & Kyle’s Nautical Wedding

Today’s real wedding feature was so much fun and absolutely gorgeous!  Lena was a fantastic bride to work with.  She was organized and knew exactly what she wanted.  On top of planning she was going to school in upstate New York and Kyle was in Alabama finishing up training.  Needless to say we had LOTS… Continue reading Lena & Kyle’s Nautical Wedding

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5 Wedding Day Fixes

There are always unforeseen things that pop up.  It’s for that reason I have compiled this list of 5 Wedding Day Fixes!  Don’t let these things get in the way of you having the best day ever…handle them like a champ! Plan B – What’s your venue’s rain plan option or options.  Make sure you… Continue reading 5 Wedding Day Fixes

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Mallory & Jeff’s Boho Wedding

As seen on Charm City Wed! We braved the pouring down rain, chilly winds and moving to a Plan C!  I cannot believe it’s been a month already since this gorgeous garden wedding!  Mallory and Jeff had such a fun crowd that surrounded them with so much love!  Not to mention some pretty awesome dance… Continue reading Mallory & Jeff’s Boho Wedding

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Feed Your Wedding Vendors.

Feed your wedding vendors. This topic has stirred up a bit of a ruckus on social media this week and I felt the need to put in my 2 cents.