Bridal shower menu ideas 8 Tips for Planning a Bridal Shower

Hosting a bridal shower is such an honor to do for the bride to be. Though it can be very stressful to coordinate between what the bride wants and what the bridal party may suggest, there are simple steps you... Read More

Knight_Leonhard_Holly_Von_Lanken_Photography_LLC_leonhardwedding74_low copy How to Choose Your Wedding Vendors

The right vendor can make a significant difference in the quality of your wedding. Before this statement makes you freak out, the “right” vendor is different for everyone. It’s a combination of personality, budget, style, and value–all of which is... Read More

Destination wedding checklist The Ultimate Destination Wedding Checklist

Planning a destination wedding takes all of the hustle and bustle of planning your dream wedding and adds the extra component of long-distance decision making. Whether your location is tropical, international or the hometown you now live a plane flight... Read More

Engagement photo with a record player and choosing first dance songs The Perfect Date Night Soundtrack

Sometimes, especially in the middle of all of the excitement of wedding planning, a quiet night at home is just what a couple needs to relax, re-charge and basically get in some quality time together. Whether your preferred agenda for... Read More

Instagram-featured-image Instagram Lately | January Snapshots From Our Feed

Whether we’re looking for inspiration or simply trying to keep up with all of your wedding planning adventures, we love spending a little quality time on Instagram. Just in case you’ve missed out on all the pretty details lately, here... Read More

Green maid of honor dress with gold belt and blue clutch Bride’s Perspective: Maid of Honor Style

We’ve been checking some of the big vendors off our list (like our photographer and officiant), which means I can start focusing on some of the fun, smaller details, like bridesmaid dresses! While I haven’t made a decision yet on... Read More

Offbeat bride and groom in a dark green shirt with the best first dance songs 10 of the Best First Dance Songs

Maybe it’s the weather, maybe it’s engagement season, or maybe it’s the fact that we’ve got a new magazine coming out like…next week, but we’re really, really into great first dance songs lately. We also happen to kind of adore... Read More

Indie first dance songs Indie First Dance Songs

Once you’ve settled all of the major decisions of your wedding day, it’s time to focus in on the details. Like music, for example. And when it comes to wedding music, odds are your first dance song is going to... Read More

Outdoor San Diego wedding and modern first dance songs Modern First Dance Songs

Choosing a song for your first dance can be a difficult decision. You want something sweet, something romantic, something memorable and, above all, something you. It’s also nice to know you’ve chosen a song that you won’t get sick of,... Read More