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Planning Your Guest List- Wedding Planning Tips

Ah the guest list. A source of frustration no matter where your wedding will be held. But especially more so when you’re planning a destination wedding. You don’t want to hurt anyone’s feelings or make anyone feel left out, but you also don’t want to have an entire city at your wedding! I was fortunate […]

September 25, 2017

Wedding Planning

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Should You Take Your Photographer?- Wedding Planning Tips

Should you take your photographer with you for your destination wedding? The short answer? Yes 🙂 I took my photographer with me for my destination wedding, and I do not regret it ONE BIT! Here’s why it’s a good idea to seriously consider doing the same: You know them. Choosing a photographer who is local […]

September 18, 2017

Wedding Planning

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How to Find the Right Vendors for Your Destination Wedding- Wedding Planning Tips

When it comes to planning your destination wedding, how should you go about finding your vendors? Well if you have a wedding planner, they’ll be able to help find some amazing people to make your day come to life. But if you don’t, here’s what I recommend: Don’t let the number of followers be a […]

September 11, 2017

Wedding Planning

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Destination Weddings: The Extras!- Wedding Planning Tips

Did you know that my husband and I had a destination wedding? We got married on the beautiful beaches of the Outer Banks in North Carolina. So when I talk about planning a destination wedding, I know a thing or two about what the challenges and benefits are! And trust me, there are plenty of […]

September 4, 2017

Destination Wedding, Wedding Planning

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Why Golden Hour Portraits are Worth the Effort- Wedding Planning Tips

  Golden hour is the time when the sun is low in the sky, before it sets below the horizon. It’s typically about an hour to an hour and half before sunset. Usually, golden hour occurs during dinner or around dancing, depending on the time of year. So when I pull you and your groom […]

August 21, 2017

Wedding Planning

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When it Comes to Your Family Portraits- Wedding Planning Tips

  One of the highlights of the wedding day is the family portrait time! Most often, it’s a rare day that all of your family members come from near and far to celebrate! But, with that comes lots of opinions and lots of people wanting to get in on photos. Here’s a few suggestions on […]

August 14, 2017

Wedding Planning

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Why an Engagement Session is Vital For Your Wedding Day- Wedding Planning Tips

Most often the very first experience you’ll have with portraits relating to your wedding day is the engagement session! Here’s why it’s important to me to make sure this has a part in your wedding planning journey. I include a complimentary engagement session with all of my wedding bookings. It’s much more than just so […]

August 7, 2017

Wedding Planning

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F1 Sound- Vendor Love

  If you’re getting married in the northwest part of Ohio, F1 Sound is a great DJ service to book! I worked with Tyler at Bruno and Alyssa’s wedding in July. They were so entertaining! They kept the party going, and even got down on the floor with the guests too! They definitely made my […]

August 3, 2017

Vendor Love, Wedding Planning, Wedding Vendors

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Choosing the Right Photography Package- Wedding Planning Tips

  We’re only four short months from the start of engagement season! Maybe you’re expecting to get some shiny new bling before the end of the year, or maybe you’ve already got that diamond on your finger and you’re realizing it’s about time to get started on those wedding plans. First things first. You need […]

July 31, 2017

Wedding Planning

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Rehearsal Dinner Locations in Columbus- Wedding Planning Tips

There are tons of options when it comes to your rehearsal dinner. If you’re wanting to keep things as easy as possible, you might decide that having your rehearsal dinner at a local restaurant is the way to go! Here are a few great places you can check into! Lindey’s is great for a more […]

July 24, 2017

Wedding Planning

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