The story of Ashley and Gerad’s wedding is a special one for me personally as they are friends of mine. I had gotten to know them through work and watch some of their love story unfold. Ashley and Gerad requested my assistance with coordinating some of the details leading up to and on the wedding day. They chose Feather Tick n’ Thyme as the … Read More Ashley & Gerad
On the east side and near the tip of Keuka Lake’s bluff is a small stone chapel nestled among trees. Garrett Memorial Chapel serves as a local photo landmark of sorts with its lovely architecture and vantage point for lake views. Molly and Kyle chose to tie the knot at this location in honor of Molly’s parents who were also married at Garrett. Following the … Read More Keuka Lake Wedding
Atop Jerusalem Hill overlooking Elmira, NY is Hill Top Inn, a wedding and event space coupled with a local favorite restaurant. A few weeks ago I had a chance to tour the space and speak with Kaylee Morse, the event coordinator. As we drove up to Hill Top, my first impression was made with a giant landmark wreath that caught my eye. It’s covered … Read More Hill Top Inn-Wedding Venue Highlight
June 24, 2017 dawned a lovely early summer day, with clear blue skies and a soft breeze. That morning is branded in my mind with all the nerves and anticipation of my first wedding day as an official wedding planner. After a stop at Savoia’s Pastry to pick up a few platters of delectable pastries for the dessert bar later that evening, I made … Read More Emma & Grey
Wedding planning can be fairly smooth sailing for some, especially those who enjoy making many decisions and keeping track of timelines. However, there will likely come a point for nearly every bride and groom where eloping sounds like an attractive plan. Since it would be sad to throw away months of work and the dreams of your wedding day, it’s not time to scratch … Read More Eeeek, Am I Too Late?
I have a confession: A few years ago I thought that the idea of hiring a wedding planner was a really silly one. Why would you let a stranger plan the biggest day of your life? The problem is that I failed to understand at that time what a wedding planner really does as well as being inexperienced in regards to the amount of … Read More Confession