Much like the bride and groom, for a wedding planner or coordinator the wedding day is everything. It is the accumulation of dozens of hours of emails, meetings, organizing and so much more! So much attention is given to ensuring everything goes as planned, but we are armed and ready in case it doesn't (thanks to my awesome emergency kit). Since no one would deny that I am a creature of habit, the wedding day typically goes as follows... 1) Start the day with a large cup of c
Every bride deserves to have the wedding of her dreams, even brides with a smaller budget! Below are 5 great ways to save money on your wedding day! 1. Hire a Planner Don't think of hiring a planner as an evil expense, but rather a great investment! A planner can help you find budget-friendly vendors and décor items, help negotiate pricing and help you stay on budget. 2. Design and print own invitations If you are a creative soul, designing your own invitations is not only a
After conducting much research, going to many on-site visits and trying to match your vision to location, you have finally chosen a wedding venue! This is great news! Many venues now are full-service, meaning they can contribute many other aspects to your wedding other than just providing the event space such as on-site catering, DJ services and even on-site coordinators. You might ask yourself what is the difference between an on-site coordinator and an independent wedding p
You're engaged, congratulations! This is the most exciting time of your engagement: that blissful feeling of having found your special someone and excited to plan your dream wedding. Everyone is happy for you and they quickly begin to ask questions like do you have a date set or where will the wedding take place? Planning quickly becomes overwhelming and that blissful feeling slowly turns to anxiety. This is where a wedding planner steps in! Whether you are the creative DIY s
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