Tyler + Sallie got married on a crisp October day in the Shenandoah Valley. The color palette that they chose was mix of earthy tones including burgundy, blush, and neutrals that gave the day a whimsical, inviting feel. Their wedding was held at Hermitage Hill Farm in Waynesboro, Virginia (located near Staunton)! This venue doubles […]

Let’s face it, shopping for Christmas gifts can be extremely challenging, especially if someone doesn’t explicitly tell you what they want! For the FIRST time ever, I have created a gift guide that will be perfect for the “bride-to-be” (or really any woman) on your Christmas list! Hopefully, the guide below makes shopping this holiday […]

This wedding was an absolute dream!! Darren + Chelsea tied the knot on a beautiful September day in the Shenandoah Valley. The color palette that they chose was mix of greenery, purples, and gray that resulted in a simple yet elegant style. Their wedding was held at The Granary in Weyers Cave, Virginia! This venue […]

YAY! You’re finally engaged! Beginning the wedding planning process can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you aren’t familiar with the wedding industry! I’ve seen so many couples jump head-first into wedding planning without a strategy and it ends up causing more stress and headache than necessary. I don’t want this to be the case […]

Planning a wedding is very important (and time consuming). During engagement, it is so easy for couples to have their lives consumed by the never ending details that go into crafting their dream wedding. However, preparing for a lifetime carries much more significance. Engagement should be filled with intentional conversations, dates, and purposeful time spent […]

Nate + Annie’s wedding was such a dream I don’t even know where to start!! They chose a romantic estate wedding at Keswick Vineyards in Charlottesville, VA! The day was filled with blush accents, lettered signs, stunning floral arrangements, and personal touches! This wedding was super special to me because I have been good friends […]

Would you believe I came into college as a CHEMISTRY major?! Yep, that’s right! If you would have told me 3 years ago that I would have my own wedding planning business, I would have told you that you’re crazy!! As I was looking for colleges, I didn’t know what I wanted to study. Honestly, […]

Confession time…. dessert is my favorite meal of the day! While I don’t discriminate based on types of dessert, let’s face it, not everyone prefers cake to be served at their wedding! It’s okay to against the “norm”! Your wedding is YOUR day! Choose a dessert that you will love and guest won’t stop talking […]

Family dynamics can be COMPLICATED, especially when step-parents are involved!! You want to honor your step-parent because they have been such a big part of your life. However, you don’t want to take anything away from your biological mom or dad. I’ve had tons of brides ask me, “How can I include my step-dad without […]

You’ve dreamed about your wedding day since you were a little girl. You have hundreds upon hundreds of ideas saved to your Pinterest board. He just proposed and you have a ring on your finger! That means one thing: it’s time to actually bring those daydreams to life!! Figuring out how you want to allocate […]