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A Wedding Planner’s Take on Mayim Bialik’s Wedding Budget Tips

  Have y’all seen this video yet? I watched the first thirty seconds and my blood pressure climbed, but I committed to hearing her out and she does make some good points. I’m gonna break it down, in reverse order – because that’s the order I’d personally rank them in Read more…


Wedding Planning Subscriptions Are Finally Here!

I couldn’t be more thrilled to announce that after almost three years of design and development, the Choose Your Own Wedding™ planning subscription is open for enrollment! wtf is a wedding planning subscription? I’m so glad you asked because I wanna tell you all about it! The Choose Your Own Wedding™ Read more…


*ICFTI: Is Wedding Party Drama Inevitable?

“My maid of honor wanted to plan my bridal shower but then refused to pay for anything. Then I asked her to plan a bachelorette party and she told me she doesn’t want to plan it or attend. She is full of drama and I’m over it! Should I tell Read more…


6 Things To Do Before You Book A Wedding Venue

Engagement Ring Photo © Christy Tyler Photography

Did you know that 33% of all engagements happen between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day? Are you one of those newly-engaged couples, trying to figure out how to start this whole planning a wedding thing? Then you are in the right place! FIRST: PICK A VENUE? The first thing most Read more…


How To Plan a Wedding When Civilization is Doomed

A bride and groom flash their middle fingers at a confederate memorial. Amanda and Steve Say Fuck the Confederacy - Photo by Amanda Summerlin Photgraphy

7 ways to mitigate the frivolity of planning a big-ass party when neo-Nazis are marching, the planet is melting, and POTUS is leading the Confederate States of America with “alternative facts.” 1. GET CLEAR ON WHY YOU ARE EVEN DOING THIS There is a fuck ton of pressure on all Read more…