Extra Special Irish Castle Destination Wedding

In my initial call with Reilly and Brandt, it was apparent that they were deeply in love and very kind people. When asked about the feeling they wanted for their Irish destination wedding Brandt simply said, ” It has to be extra special’.  That meant the location, the setting, the feeling and every moment of […]

The Top Table

michellejustmarry ver my years of planning weddings, couples are staying further away from the long top table with all of their guests looking at them and I have to say I don’t blame them. Who wants 100 people looking at you while you eat your soup? And the most uncomfortable way to have a conversation […]

What a Wedding Planner Doesn’t Do

Often a Wedding Planner isn’t fully appreciated until after the wedding which is ok because I can understand that. The biggest part of our job is to make sure the wedding day runs smoothly and a couple won’t see how well the day has gone until afterwards. What I find most difficult is the stuff […]

Long Vs Round

You know the term ‘different strokes for different folks?’  Well as an American in Ireland I see lots of things done here that are so standard and done so often, people almost think doing anything different just isn’t going to work/  isn’t good enough / won’t look right / or simply “you can’t do it”. […]

Saturday Quickie – Blackboards

Colorful Blackboards Crafty and love your chalkboards? They may be all the rage but you can do more!!! Blackboards, but not black. I loved this post on making chalkboards in any color that I saw recently on A Beautiful Mess Blog. She got it from Martha and I am hoping to spread the joy a […]