Category: Wedding Planning Tips

3 Reasons Why You Should Do a First Look

Bride and groom outside of greenhouse

The First Look is a hot topic. Each year I see more and more couples choosing to see each other before the ceremony and I love it! The reasons I’ve listed below, come from working closely with couples planning their big day and from the countless times we’ve heard their First Look was their favorite… Read more »

What is Included in Wedding Catering

Lavender and silver wedding reception place setting

You’ve set the date, you have your venue locked in, now it’s time to choose a wedding caterer. You may be locked into a particular caterer that works solely with your venue, or you may be on the hunt for one. Either way, you’re probably wondering what is included in wedding catering. Here are 6… Read more »

Is a Wedding Rehearsal Necessary

Garden Wedding Ceremony

I’m going skip right to the punch line and say no, a wedding rehearsal isn’t necessary, in most cases. There are some circumstances when a rehearsal might be necessary. So I am going to take you through the reasons not to have one and the reasons you should have one. So is a wedding rehearsal… Read more »

How to Choose a Wedding Photographer

Bride and groom embracing

This is a topic that is very close to my heart. You see Matt (my husband) and I were full time wedding photographers for 9 years. Through my experience I know the questions couples ask. Plus I know the list of questions they think they need to ask when meeting with photographers. So the question… Read more »

What to Ask a Wedding Venue – Part 3

Bride in front of french doors at Drumore Estate

In this last installment of What to Ask a Wedding Venue we’re going to look at Accommodations, Payments and Liability. You already have 36 questions from part 1 and part 2 on these topics; Venue Rental, Staffing and Coordination, Catering and Bar Service. By the end of this post you’ll have a comprehensive list of 45… Read more »