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Maggie and Whit got married on March 13th just before the whole world went on lockdown. They definitely got married during a monumental year and I’m so glad I got to be a part of it! Maggie is an Annalise bride and one of my coworkers recommended her to me on a day I wasn’t […]

Business, Wedding!

April 29, 2020

Maggie & Whit

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Claire and JR were honestly the best couple to have as my first Upper Shirley wedding clients!! If you remember me mentioning that I had a huge goal for 2019 which was having a wedding at my dream venue and only 2 months later that dream became a reality. Claire and her mom booked me […]

Business, Wedding!

December 10, 2019

Claire and JR- Upper Shirley Vineyard, August 24th, 2019

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Stephenie and Jacob got married just over 2 months ago but it still feels like last week in the best way possible! I met Stephenie through another friend who happens to also be a vendor in the industry (photography), Allison. She referred Stephenie to me and from our first talk I knew she’d be fun […]

Business, Wedding!

October 8, 2019

Stephenie and Jacob- Tredegar Iron Works

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I decided to start with a “personal” blog post first to get back into the swing of things. It’s a little less pressure to talk about yourself and things that have gone on in my own life as opposed to talking about business. As you can imagine everyone has their way of doing business and […]

Personal

August 20, 2019

This Too Shall Pass

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I don’t even know where to begin with this one. Firstly, I was honored that Amanda chose me to be her wedding planner. I’ve looked up to her for so long, and I mean like almost a decade. Amanda and I grew up going to church together, her parents were on every mission trip, Amanda […]

Wedding!

June 14, 2019

Amanda and Christian

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This is the third time I’ve attempted to write this year in review blog post. Why might you ask? It’s hard. So much happened in 365 days with my business and my personal life. Some might say, “well just write about the business part, that’s what your year in review should be about”, which is […]

Personal

February 8, 2019

A year in Review

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It’s not January 1st which means I’m “late to the game” but I’m not. This was on purpose. I don’t know about you but the last 2 years I have thought long and hard about my goals for the year ahead. I’ve gotten excited about them and by the time the 1st comes around I’m […]

Business, Personal

January 7, 2019

Goals of 2019

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What’s better than shopping the weekend of Black Friday? Truthfully a lot of things but more importantly, Alex and Todds’ Wedding!! It definitely made my Thanksgiving week end with a bang in the most fantastic way! From the details, to the family, to the venue and so much more. It may have been rainy all […]

Business, Wedding!

January 3, 2019

Alex and Todd- Shadow Creek Wedding

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I promised a Christmas Gift Guide that is only small businesses so here it is!! I’ve listed a few below and lucky you, if you order (most) of them by the 16th of December you’ll get them in time for Christmas! Let’s be honest though, who doesn’t love receiving or gifting gifts after Christmas? It’s […]

Business, Personal

December 14, 2018

Small Business Gift Guide

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Ask and you shall receive! Of course, everyone’s parents are different but they’re still parents so hopefully these ideas will help you with your Christmas shopping! All the gifts I list have either been given by me to my parents or they are gifts friends of mine have gifted to their parents so obviously they […]

Personal

December 6, 2018

The Gift Guide for Parents