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What is the most critical decision in your wedding planning?....

You’ve selected your dates….now what? So what is the next biggest thing you need to determine now that you have selected the dates for your events…. What is the most critical decision in your wedding planning?  We think, since it will most likely be the biggest expense and also the epicenter of all that will be your big day, the most critical decision you can make is about WHERE to have your wedding and reception….and it’s not just about location like you might have thought. So, what should be considering? Choosing the correct venue for your reception is critical to how everything else will get planned, which vendors will be selected and how many vendors you will have to go...

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First Steps for Planning your Wedding

  Welcome back!!! Or Welcome!! Once again Congratulations on getting engaged, we are so excited to help you start planning for this next big milestone of your life. So let’s dive right into this, continuing of course form our summary post... When to start planning? As per our last post, Almost immediately, if not earlier. Wedding planning doesn’t have to be mad dash to the finish line, it can be a relaxing enjoyable experience if you start planning early and don’t leave everything for the last minute. Hopefully you have a minimum of 9 months to plan and execute the big day, if not, don’t worry we will do a short post on how to put together events on short...

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Kick starting your wedding planning (Quick tips)

  Congratulations!!! You are engaged!!!...... but now what?   As you slowly recover from the wonderful shock of a surprise proposal and get used to life as a newly engaged one of the two following situations generally unfolds: You pull a Monica (Friends reference…if you haven’t watched it) - You are thrilled to start planning your wedding and pull out your meticulously detailed and regularly updated wedding planning folders OR you are like ME when I got married; lost, nervous, scared, trying to get myself half as organized as I usually like to be to wander into this unchartered territory…..but wait a second, how do I even get started and do that?   It unfortunately didn’t take too long for...

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Why Anyone Can Benefit From Hiring a Wedding Planner

As the summer draws to a close, many couples are planning their wedding for the upcoming year. It may seem straightforward - you book your vendors, pay the deposits, choose your flowers, your dress - how complicated could it be? Anyone can plan their own dream wedding, right? The short answer is yes, but also no. You can definitely find yourself some vendors, find yourself a dress, make your menu selections, etc., but what an event planner really has to offer that you may lack is experience. You may have never planned every detail of a wedding before, or maybe you’ve planned a few. Professional wedding planners have done this many, many times before. They already know great vendors, can...

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