HOW TO PLAN YOUR WEDDING WITHOUT A WEDDING PLANNER

WEDDING PLANNING STARTS YESTERDAY. Whether you’re a 2019 bride/groom or 2020 bride/groom (BTW freakin’ CONGRATS), you’re going to be taking away tips from todays post. Guaranteed. This time of year inspired me to write todays post because it brings back all the exciting, stressful (in a good way???), busy bee feelings I was having just 1 year ago.  Now, I’m faiiiirrrly organized but the tips and tools I’m sharing today really got me through it all without breaking a sweat. I DID end up having a day of coordinator which I booked very last minute and I’m SO glad I did. Marilia just made sure my day flowed without any hiccups…. well, I’m sure there were minor ones but I didn’t know about it! I […]

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MY WEDDING RECAP: PART 2 – VENDORS

Oh HELLO. When you have a wedding there’s this thing no one tells you. There is an endless list of things. End. Less. However, if you take the time to research and pick wedding vendors that will actually make your life EASIER, rather than harder, that list of things quickly goes away. Today I’m sharing with all you busy bride-to-be’s my list of vendors. It took many hours and I may be biased but these are hands down the best wedding vendors in Calgary. Let’s get started: Deane House We’re going to start with the holy grail. Deane House made my life SO much easier. We actually picked this venue based on the people we met. Kelly and Maddie made us feel completely at ease […]

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MY WEDDING RECAP: PART 1 – THEME, DECOR + VIBE

Oh hello, it’s been ummm WAY too long. I basically took on a full time job that I didn’t realize was a full time job. My Wedding. 100% worth it though. Ohhhh my goodness. Hands down the BEST day of my life.  Now I want to share with you all EVERRRYYYTTTHHING. From wedding shows to decor to beauty to tips & tricks I learned along the way. And I will. In parts. Because there is literally 3290487329 things to talk about. I went back and forth with how to break this all down. I’ve decided to actually SHOW you my wedding first, this way you can actually visualize what I had in my head the whole time. Then we can chat about EXACTLY how I […]

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HOW TO CREATE THE PERFECT WEDDING REGISTRY WHEN YOU ALREADY HAVE EVERYTHING

SOOO this is exactly what happened to me. I was actually stressing over a wedding registry. How. Why. Usually that should be fun right? WELLL when I met Adam, I already furnished my house completely… aaaand so did he. To add to this, we aren’t currently living in our forever home. So we WILL be moving again in the future and the thought of outfitting this entire house made me think of clutter and another brutal month of packing and moving STUFF. PLUS… What if our future home is a COMPLETELY different style then our current home? I’m an over thinker. But these are legitimate questions when making a wedding registry. Now comes the two hallmark suggestions.  a) update your old college stuff you used […]

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