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Choosing Your Date and Venue- Wedding Planning Tips

When it comes to setting your date and choosing a venue, the two go hand in hand. And while you shouldn’t be too picky about when and where you get married, there are definitely things you’ll want to think about before choosing! Be sure to tour the venue. This kind of seems like a no-brainer, […]

November 13, 2017

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Getting Engaged: What to do!- Wedding Planning Tips

Here are some things to buckle down and start planning right away after you’re engaged! Call everyone! You know that little thing you scroll through Instagram and text with? It can also make calls!! This is one of those life events that you want to talk about in person to the ones who matter most. […]

November 6, 2017

Wedding Planning

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How to Pack for Your Honeymoon- Wedding Planning Tips

Over the last year or so, I’ve really been putting a more concentrated effort into packing light for vacations and weekend getaways. I realized that I never even wear half the clothes I pack! So what’s the key to packing light? Deciding on a color palette. For example, when I was packing for our North […]

October 23, 2017

Wedding Planning

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What’s Your Honeymoon Style?- Wedding Planning Tips

Let’s be honest. Planning the honeymoon is about as stressful as planning the wedding, amiright? This isn’t any ordinary vacation! This is your HONEYMOON!!! You know you’re going to need the time away to chill out and maximize that Cloud Nine feeling! So not just any old vacation spot will do. You’ve got to pick […]

October 2, 2017

Wedding Planning

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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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