Bathroom Baskets

A September bride was talking with me about bathroom baskets – and it was then that I realized that a bride may never see the other side of it, so now wonder she asked: Do you make a basket for the men’s room? The answer is yes. While I firmly believe gender neutral bathrooms should […]

Ain’t no party like a wedding party!

For many couples, envisioning their big day includes thinking about who will be standing next to them. Selecting a wedding party at first may seem like obvious choices, but actually finalizing this line up can be a complicated process. Here are seven tips for thinking through assembling your wedding party. Think before you speak – […]

Stressing Down the Aisle

The process of planning your wedding can be an absolutely magical experience – but it is also likely to be the most stressful event you’ll plan. We get it – the day needs to be perfect. You’ve waited your whole life for it. You’re spending boatloads on it. You’ve invited relatives you haven’t seen since you were […]

Big Day, Bigger Morning

Your wedding day will be one of the happiest days of your life, but also might be one of the most stressful. To be sure you enjoy every moment, I’ve put together seven tips for making the morning of your wedding a relaxing, memorable experience. Share your timeline – with bridesmaids, photographers, and key participants. […]

Saving the STD

A fair amount of photographers include engagement photos in their packages. Some people don’t feel they need engagement photos – especially those who may have had their actual engagement captured in photos. It’s fair to say that most couples, though, use their engagement photos to make their Save the Dates – STDs. While it seems […]

Bachelorette Bash

These days, Bachelorette parties have escalated from an nice dinner in the city to full blown 5 day escapes. It’s a lot of balance – especially considering that friends outside of the bridal party are typically invited to the event. For the bridesmaids planning such a weekend, it’s a lot of logistics, feelings, and details […]

Best Bridesmaids

Keeping up with our new Seven on Saturday move, I want to share 7 tips for successfully planning  a bridal shower. Remember, these tips are not about how to be a good bridesmaid – although I’ll share those soon. These are specifically focused on how to plan a memorable shower for the bride-to-be – or […]

Seven On Saturdays – Be the Best Wedding Guest

While I’m still trying my adventure a week, I also want to share some tips to get through practical life events! Each Saturday you can look out for me sharing seven tips to help you think through anything from planning a backyard BBQ to prepping for a European adventure! If you have something you wish […]