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Remember that book I was writing? AstroWed is ALMOST HERE!

Space… Wedding planning… Time machines… ASTROWED!!! The first book in my AstroWed series, The Universe’s Most Kickass Wedding Planning Workbook will be available on March 15th, on Amazon.com. Until then, get special pre-order pricing by clicking HERE. If you just watched the video, and you’re wondering where to go, CLICK HERE.   And if you’d […]

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What do you mean “book design?”

I’ve been MIA on the blog the last couple months because I’ve been working on turning the DIY wedding posts into a wedding planning workbook. It’s going to be a literary mullet: true stories and pro tips (business) in the front, and a workbook (party) in the back. While the editing of copy is underway […]

book writing sketchbook

There is a Book on the Horizon…!

Many thanks to the wonderful folks at the Tell Your Why Story workshop for allowing me to test drive the book concept. Here’s a sneak preview of what I’ve been working on and can’t wait to share with you!

Bridesmaid Dresses

How Bridesmaid Dresses Reveal More than Just a Little Leg

Our bridesmaid dresses, groom outfit, and décor color palette was inspired by my mother. She picked out her dress very early, in an unexpected color, but I really loved it once I saw it in person. Our wedding was in a bright, sunny location filled with saturated pastels, therefore I was put off by a […]

Wedding Vendors

A Mad Libs-like Process for Choosing Wedding Vendors

Sometimes, we have a choice in our vendors, and we do our best to get the highest quality for a realistic price. At other moments in the wedding planning process, we are forced into a corner and our choices become limited, expensive, unwanted – or all the above. This is my story. *queue the Law […]

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Time for Bridesmaid Gifts!

When searching for “bridesmaid gifts” I found the same shit again and again. Three of the same necklace, or sweatpants, or monogrammed blahblahblah with a cute message attached. But my bridesmaids were different. As in, they are individuals and should be honored as such… How do I find one item, different in style, but the […]

Welcome Bag, Welcome Water Bottle

Drink & Be Married with These Bottled-Up Welcome Bags

Fact: We had a destination wedding in the Florida Keys. Fact: It’s sunny, hot, and makes one thirsty. The Need: Welcome bags that will include something functional for all guests, and be of use during and beyond the week of the wedding.   Tradition says: If you have a destination wedding, you MUST have a […]