Rustic Farm Wedding

Whitney and I met back in middle school. So when she got engaged we reconnected through planning her wedding. Whitney and Chris completely trusted me with so many of their details. From making their invitations to helping to decide on flowers and wedding colors their...

A Mountain Side Wedding

Amy and I have known each other for most of our lives. Our parents became friends when we were very young and we have grown up together, so when Amy and Chris got engaged I was over the moon excited to help plan the wedding. When I first met with Amy she was very...

A Lakeside Dream

When Bridgett and I had our first meeting it just seemed like everything clicked. I could envision exactly what she wanted for her wedding day that would make it special from everyone else's. We went for venue tour after venue tour after venue tour. We even wadded...

A Bohemian Chic Spring Wedding

At my first meeting with Marybeth and Kiryako, I knew that we were a fantastic fit. From the amazing details that she was describing and the boho chic feel for their wedding I was hooked. As the days got closer the ideas were flowing and everything was coming to life....

A Secret Elopement

When Claudia contacted me to help her plan her wedding I was so honored. We have been friends for over 13 years and I could just picture exactly what the wedding would look like. Cory was the missing puzzle piece in Claudia and Kendal's life. He added what what was...

2017 Wedding Dress Trends

It's the beginning of 2017 and WOW have the trends of wedding dresses changed. No longer do you see the 1950's version of a wedding dress. This year is all about showing off! Whether it is the mid drift or the shoulders, dresses are more "bare all" than being modest....

Wedding Planning Struggle

He just popped the question and you've said yes! The dream wedding that you've been dreaming of in now a reality. But where to start? Is it the venue? Who do you hire first? It can be very overwhelming to plan one of the biggest days of your life. Most of my couples...

A Fall Wedding at The Carillon

When you have the most bubbly, gorgeous bride and dapper groom you know the photos are going to be amazing! When Laura and Pat contacted me a few months before their wedding, I couldn't wait to put their ideas into motion. A fall wedding with pumpkins, mums, along...

Why Hire a Wedding Planner?

The question that I get asked most frequently is "Why hire a wedding planner"? Even though you would think I could answer this question easily, there is so much that goes into making your day run smoothly and effortlessly that I struggle to give an answer. There are...

The Wedding Hangover

The wedding hangover, a term in the wedding business that means more than what it seems. The wedding hangover is not alcohol induced by any means (any professional knows better than to drink at a wedding). It simply refers to the feeling the day after a wedding you...