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5 Things I’ve Learned in 5 Years of Marriage

November 22, 2019

Today, Ryan and I are celebrating our 5th anniversary! It’s kinda crazy to think we’ve been married for five whole years. We’ve known each other since 7th grade and started dating the end of 11th grade. We’ve literally been together for a decade! The Proposal Before I share five things I’ve learned, I want to […]

Modern Day Mad Hatter Styled Shoot

October 14, 2019

I am so excited to share some of my favorite images from the wedding styled shoot I coordinated in August! This was the first styled shoot I curated on my own and can I just say it’s just as much work as a real wedding (if not more!). However, the result of all the time […]

My Number One Piece Of Unexpected Wedding Advice

September 10, 2019

I get asked all the time if I were to give only one piece of wedding planning advice what would it be. I love when I get asked this and, believe it or not, it’s so easy for me to answer this question. My answer is not related to catering, florals, your wedding party or […]

Blog Chat: Kinsey Designs

August 27, 2019

Blog chat time! This particular Blog Chat is near and dear to my heart. Owner, Ali (Kinsey) Keith, is one of my friends from college. Lemme tell you, there is nothing like seeing your friends pursin’ and crushin’ their dreams. Ali is a rockstar in all that she does. Everything she touches turns to gold […]

Lincoln’s First Birthday Party

August 20, 2019

I love throwing a party, so getting to host Lincoln’s first birthday party was no different and extra special. The day was a huge success thanks to our family and friends who celebrated our one-year-old with us. I had been planning this day for almost six months, so to see everything come together was so […]

Blog Chat: All About Flowers

July 17, 2019

It’s time for another Blog Chat! I first introduced you to Tony Baker, and now, I’m excited to introduce you Rexayn Tribble of All About Flowers. I met Rexayn at the Birch/Taylor wedding in December of 2018. As a wedding planner, organization is key and Rexayn and her team were on top of it. It […]

10 Songs for a Blah Wednesday

June 26, 2019

Good afternoon! Ryan and I constantly joke that he’s a human iPod. He ALWAYS has a song stuck in his head. And, usually it’s going to be a Disney related song. Or, here lately, it’s been Super Simple Songs that we play for Lincoln. (We have our ABC’s down and we know how to count […]

Blog Chat: Tony Baker Photography

June 19, 2019

I’m so excited to jumpstart the Blog Chat Series! When I originally thought of Blog Chats, I knew instantly that Tony Baker of Tony Baker Photography was going to be the first person I introduced you to. You know those people that you meet in life and are just like Yep, we are gonna be […]

Announcing New Series: Blog Chats!

June 13, 2019

Hey, Hey! If you read my last blog, I mentioned I had some exciting things planned. Well, Blog Chats are one of those exciting things. What is a Blog Chat? A Blog Chat is a blog that is going to allow you to get to know a wedding professional past the surface level. It is […]

Get to Know Kaitie, Owner of Sailboat Weddings

May 14, 2019

Hello! I’m Kaitie and I’m the owner of Sailboat Weddings. I’m probably currently doing a little happy dance right now because you’re taking the time to read this blog (or at least take a peek). A little background about Sailboat Weddings… Sailboat Weddings has been a dream of mine for sometime now. I officially launched […]