How To Use Flowers In Your Wedding Decor

When it comes to decorating a wedding ceremony or reception space, flowers are often a first choice. Traditionally there are 6 main areas where flowers are used throughout the wedding day. Bouquets The bridal bouquet is likely the first thing that comes to mind when you start thinking of wedding flowers. Typically the bridesmaids bouquets…

What You Need To Know About Bridal Party Gifts

Gifts to your wedding party are a way to say thank you for their support throughout the planning process as well as on the wedding day. These gifts are for the people who are standing up with you at the ceremony; your bridesmaids and groomsmen. While it’s not a written rule to give gifts to your…

Most Popular Wedding Dress Silhouettes 

Unless you’re one of those ladies who loves to watch the TLC channel for all of the wedding shows *ahem me*, then you may feel you don’t understand the language that’s used when describing wedding dresses. Thankfully, you don’t have to know everything about wedding dresses before you go shopping for one. It’s helpful though…

First 2 Books Of My 2018 Book List

We’re already into the third month of 2018! Summer is just around the corner! 😉 As you may have read in my first blog post here, one of my goals this year is to read. Not just to read more, but to read books that will help me to grow personally and in business. So…

10 Things You Need To Do The Day Before Your Wedding

The day before your wedding can be hectic and seem disorganized. To help you keep calm and enjoy the day, I’ve put together a list of 10 things you need to do the day before your wedding. 1. Eat Well & Stay Hydrated Remember the saying, “You are what you eat”? Well on your wedding…

Good Things: David’s Bridal

In today’s good things blog post I’m talking about a well-known company in the bridal industry! Consider this like a really long review. 😉 So as some of you may know I’m getting married in August 2018. This means I had the awesome time of choosing my own wedding dress! Now I was kind of…

Most Popular Diamond Shapes

Most men look at engagement rings and think they’re all the same. Most women know this isn’t true at all. Some women know the ring style, cut, shape, and caret of the engagement ring they have their eyes on. If you don’t know what shape of diamond you want, or you’re trying to help your…

My Top Meal Planning Tips

Meal planning is one of my favourite things to do to stay on top of dinners each night. I don’t plan out every meal, just dinners. By meal planning for the month (or even just for the week) I’m saving myself time and money. I’m not stuck every night trying to come up with ideas…

Adorable Little Man

Hello world, meet Bayett! This handsome little guy was born on January 2nd! Seeing a newborn really puts into perspective how tiny they are! And this little guy was no different! He also was pretty active! He refused to sleep and instead wanted to look around and watch what was happening. That led to some…

Why Engagement Sessions Are Important

An engagement session…is that one of your priorities when it comes choosing a wedding photography experience? As a bride I can understand the need to be selective as to where the money in your wedding budget gets allotted. As a wedding photographer I can tell you the engagement session is something that will enhance your…

Planners, Checklists & Organizers

When I find something that works for me (and as a bonus it’s free!) then I just have to share! Today I’m talking about a company called Day Designer. Day Designer’s main product is a one-of-a-kind planner to help everyone find balance, focus and productivity every day. I forget how I stumbled across Day Designer,…

6 Key Things To Do After You Get Engaged

You’re engaged, congratulations!! This is such an exciting time and one that you really want to enjoy! To help you do that I’ve created a list of 6 things to do after you get engaged. 1. Tell Your VIPs Call or tell your family and friends in person! These are your parents, siblings, grandparents and…