An Open Letter to Wedding Guests

[caption id="attachment_5432" align="aligncenter" width="680"] Jerrod Brown Studios[/caption] Dear Wedding Guest, As a wedding planner, I often have to guide my couples through the excruciating process of how to handle inappropriate responses from some of their guests that have been invited to the wedding and for those who...

Bachelorette Fun – New Orleans

I get asked a lot "where should we go for my bachelorette weekend?" Well, today I'm am highlighting New Orleans, Louisiana. From Birmingham (where I'm based) it's an easy drive just under 5 hours, but here's a tip...

Calah & Matt | Engagement Photos

I have to say Matt was very clever employing the assistance of Calah's family to help him with his proposal to his sweetheart. Lots of romance was in the air when they returned home from a date one chilly evening. The recipe...

Lindsay & Mitchell | The Club Wedding

Getting to handle the planning and execution for Lindsay and Mitchell's wedding day was a true honor. I've had the privilege of knowing Lindsay since she was a toddler and seeing her through her wedding day was truly a wonderful experience for me. Lindsay had so...

Progressive Date Night Contest

I'm so excited about the latest giveaway we are kicking off today. Up for grabs is a progressive date night for two. We've partnered with Mallory Katherine Images and Coats Classic Cars to bring you a fun night to remember. It's easy to enter...

Betsy & Jim | Engagement Photos

I think when considering what location to take your engagement photos, you should go someplace that really means a great deal to you both. There is no better representation for Betsy and Jim than her family home on Lake Martin. These high school sweethearts have...

Shayna + Arron | Birmingham AL Wedding

Want to see what happens when Cinderella meets Captain America and they get married? Well, then you are in for a treat with today's wedding. Shayna and Erin are big kids at heart and wanted their wedding day to reflect their fun sense of style....

Sweet Station Wedding Idea

So your groom isn't much into cake but maybe he loves donuts. I'm sure you've seen donut cakes and table displays, but have you seen a donut wall? Eeee...

Wedding Invitations ~ 9 Handy Tips

[caption id="attachment_5206" align="aligncenter" width="681"] Jerrod Brown Studios[/caption] Handling wedding invitations is an easy part of the planning process if you know what to do and what not to do. Here are 9 tips I give all my clients to help guide them through the process. Give yourself...

Shelly & Randy | Rancho Wedding

Shelly and Randy are just one of the coolest couples I have ever had the pleasure of being around. From day one they were able to convey to me exactly what they wanted their wedding day to be like. First and foremost it was about...