I get asked this question daily. Particularly here in the San Francisco Bay area where I’m based. The cost of weddings and everything else here is extremely high. There are answers to explain the cost of a wedding. The high cost of living means businesses must charge higher prices. Supply and demand more people are … Read More about Why Do Weddings Cost So Much? Choices My Friends Choices!
I covered the past 25 years; it’s time to look ahead. I asked myself, what would a wedding look like in 2041? Essentially like weddings do now because weddings today are not that different from weddings of the past. Colors change, décor is more or less elaborate, fads come and go, but a wedding is … Read More about Weddings in 2041
Out in the wide world of weddings, the most common term for complete wedding planning is Full Service. It’s a good term, but for me it isn’t descriptive enough. I like Planning & Management; you know what you are getting. I’ll plan it and manage it – simple as that. Alright, it is not … Read More about Relax and tell YOUR story
There is a term in the wedding planning vocabulary that I dislike; actually, I hate it. What are these dreaded words? “Day Of.” Why do I hate this term so much? It is misleading, inaccurate and connotes a level of service no one should want. How do I really feel, right? To me, the phrase … Read More about The misunderstood “Day of”
My job as a wedding planner is like being a guide in the wedding wilderness. I know where we need to go and the best way to get us there, but most importantly I know where not tread. For many years, I received calls from sweet couples who wanted, and frankly needed my help. Regrettably … Read More about Your Wedding Wilderness Guide