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The key to a smooth wedding day is planning ahead. Figuring out the timing and order of events beforehand helps all vendors to stay on-track and on-time during your wedding. The more detailed you can get, the better. There are going to be so many things going on that day, so where do you even begin with creating a timeline for your wedding? Especially if you have never created one before?Read More
It's been one year, you guys. One full year since I had a late night of debating back-and-forth with myself about whether or not starting up a wedding planning business would be do-able or not. But I like challenges - no, I challenge challenges. I am faced with one and rather than backing down, I begin telling myself that I will take that challenge on and not let up until I'm on top and I have tried and succeeded. That's how I came to...Read More
Going from a lifetime of answering to others commands and requests to being the one calling the shots has been such a mental transition. I have always been the one to ask, "Is this how you want this to look?" or, "What do you want me to be doing right now?" and now, I find myself on the other side. These last couple months of coordinating a team from the beginning to the end of a project have definitely trained me in getting over that initial anxiety of being in charge to being 100% confident in my vision and final decisions. That change in mentality has been completely revolutionary. And since, I have felt not only my self-confidence increase, but my trust in others grow exponentially, as well. But even though I've come this far and have experienced a ton of self-growth these last few years, it is still just the beginning.Read More
Today's topic of choice is hearing from 9 real brides reflecting on their decision to hire (or not hire) a wedding planner for their wedding. I asked them all the same 5 questions verbatim and literally copy-and-pasted what they replied back to me with. All responses are untouched and raw. The way it should be (in my opinion, at least).
Who better to ask than the women who have been through it all before, am I right? So, without further adieu, I'm handing it over to the ladies now...Read More