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Former Wedding Planner. Wife. Dog mom. I want to help you have the best day of your life by taking what I learned over 7 years planning events and weddings and turning it into actionable guides so you can plan that once-in-a-lifetime wedding day and feel confident like you've done this before.

Everything You Need to Know About Hiring a Wedding Decorator

Do you need extra help with decorations? Let’s explore all you need to know before hiring a wedding decorator, including their responsibilities & cost.

What to Wear Wedding Dress Shopping: 6 Essentials

What to wear wedding dress shopping? It’s a loaded question. These six essentials are a must-have for an easy, smooth, and flawless shopping experience.

17 Amazing Bridesmaid Proposal Ideas: A Guaranteed Yes

Want to make your bridesmaid proposals extra special? Here are 17 bridesmaid proposal ideas that are impossible to say “No” to!

How Many People Should I Invite to My Wedding? A Guide to Getting the Perfect Size Wedding

So, who should you invite to your wedding? Here is a comprehensive guide to help you decide the number of guests you should stick to.

Should I Elope? 10 Reasons to Run Off and Get Married (and 5 Reasons to Have the Wedding)

If you’re asking yourself, “should I elope or have a wedding?” There are a few factors you may want to consider first to decide – get eloped or get married.

Everything You Need to Know About Taking the Perfect Engagement Photos

Did you know that there’s an art to taking the perfect engagement photos? There are a few things you need to keep in mind to plan your photo session.

Everything You Need to Know to Pick the Perfect Wedding Venue

Looking for the perfect wedding venue? From budget-friendly tips to finding your dream location to tie the knot, I’ve got you covered.

Do I Need a Videographer for My Wedding? Is Wedding Videographer Worth the Cost?

Do you really need a wedding videographer? I’ve broken down exactly how to know if having a wedding film is right for you and how much you can expect to pay.

When to Book a Wedding Photographer (and Where to Look)

In this guide, we’ve broken down the decision process so you will be able to confidently go out and find the perfect wedding photographer for your special day.

21 Incredible Wedding Instagram Accounts that Share the Best Ideas

Looking for wedding inspiration? Check out these 21 incredible wedding Instagram accounts to find ideas to plan your perfect wedding.

21 Amazing Wedding Pinterest Accounts You Can Steal Your Best Ideas From

Planning a wedding doesn’t have to be complicated. Here are 21 Pinterest wedding accounts with the best ideas to help ease the hassle for you.

12 Must Do’s in the First 3 Months of Your Engagement

You just got engaged, but got lost in what to do next? From choosing the wedding date to booking a photographer, here are the 12 things to do first!