Yaaay! You’re engaged! As if you haven’t already taken a bunch of ring selfies, now comes the ultimate photo shoot: your engagement pictures! Your engagement photo session is a great time to get used to having your picture taken. They also help you and your photographer get comfy before they’re all up in your grill […]

9 Surprising Places to Take Your Engagement Photos in Upstate NY

November 12, 2018

You cried and screamed “Yes!” Now the fun really begins, but first you need to choose a wedding planner. You want to find the one that’s a good fit for you. But how do you do know if they’re a good fit? Where do you even start? Below I cover 4 simple steps to help […]

How To Choose a Wedding Planner in 4 Simple Steps

November 5, 2018

Oh, the dreaded “B” word: “budget.” When it comes to planning a wedding, the budget can be a huge source of anxiety and frustration – mainly because there’s not much information on how to accurately estimate for a wedding budget. And before you do ANYTHING after you get engaged (after telling your friends and family […]

6 Steps to a Better Wedding Budget

October 22, 2018

As more couples look to personalize their day and downsize their wedding in favor a more intimate affair with their favorite people, restaurant weddings are becoming more popular. Having a restaurant wedding allows you to create an intimate dinner party setting rather than the traditional wedding dinner reception. If you still aren’t convinced, below are […]

Why Restaurants Are the Hottest Wedding Venue Trend

October 15, 2018

Intimate weddings (meaning under 125 guests) are my favorite. I think it’s so important to share your special day with the ones that care about you and you care about the most. The whole weekend goes by so quickly. Having a smaller guest count allows you to really revel in the moment. With that said, […]

5 Gorgeous, Intimate Wedding Venues in Upstate, New York

October 8, 2018

The air is getting crisp, apples and pumpkins are popping up everywhere, and I’m so excited to be talking about new trends in fall wedding colors. Guys, fall does NOT have to mean orange! These beautiful colors are perfect for a modern spin on a fall wedding and only one is slightly related to orange. […]

3 Killer Fall Wedding Colors

September 24, 2018

You’re engaged! Hooray! You’ve had your discussion about budget and in order to afford all the things, you’ve decided to take the wedding planning into your own hands. How hard can it be? Well, there’s a reason there are so many memes about how stressful wedding planning can be. It’s a once-in-a-lifetime event so if […]

10 DIY Wedding Mistakes to Avoid: Part 2

September 17, 2018

Is your DIY wedding planning causing you stress and overwhelm? Are you constantly worried that you’re not doing it correctly or something will go wrong? You don’t have to do it alone! To alleviate your anxiety and help you avoid common mistakes, I’ve compiled the biggest DIY wedding planning mistakes – and of course how […]

10 DIY Wedding Mistakes to Avoid: Part 1

September 10, 2018

If I had a nickel for every time someone said, “I don’t need a planner. The venue comes with a venue coordinator,” I’d be a very rich planner who wouldn’t be planning weddings (but not really because I love them). Unfortunately, many people don’t know the difference between a planner and the venue coordinator. Don’t […]

5 Things Your Venue Coordinator Doesn’t Care About

April 30, 2018

Hooray! You’re engaged! Now what do you do? Your engagement can be a source of joy but also a lot of stress and feelings of being overwhelmed. Wedding planning can be fun and exciting, but to some, it’s a daunting task. Now that you’re engaged, streamline your wedding planning and decision-making process with these 4 tips. […]

You’re Engaged! Now What? The First 4 Steps of Wedding Planning

February 2, 2018


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