comedy cocktail hour as a wedding event

Your guests are literally going the extra mile to be a part of your wedding day, so why not make their entire weekend a memorable experience? We all know that your wedding day is the main event, but what about the other festivities surrounding it? How many wedding events should you actually plan to keep […]

Wedding Weekend Events: What’s Necessary and What’s Extra?

sustainable seed paper wedding invitations

Happy Earth Day, and welcome to our blog on how to have a sustainable wedding in Kansas City! Weddings are fun, magical occasions, but they can also have a significant impact on the environment. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of tips and tricks to help you plan a sustainable wedding that aligns with your […]

How to Have a Sustainable Wedding in Kansas City

La Villa KC getting ready suite

You’re riding high on cloud nine, soaking in the glow of your recent engagement, and gearing up for the wild ride of wedding planning! But wait, before you dive headfirst into the whirlwind of trying to choose a wedding venue, let’s hit pause for just a moment. Grab your partner, gather your family and friends, […]

How to Choose a Wedding Venue | Narrowing Down Kansas City Wedding Venues

Planning a wedding is a complex journey that often requires more time and effort than you might expect. That’s where a wedding planner comes in handy. Your wedding planner acts as your guide, making sure your vision becomes a reality by simplifying the process and helping you navigate countless choices and decisions. Asking a potential […]

7 Questions to Ask a Wedding Planner

If you’re reading this, I’m betting you just got (or are expecting) a very special new piece of jewelry. Probably one that typically requires you to plan a wedding. Once you announce to your friends and family, get ready for the inevitable interrogation. Their number one question will be “So when’s the big day?”🎉 In […]

How Long Does It Take to Plan a Wedding in Kansas City?

wedding planner working at Rochester in Kansas City

Are you newly engaged and feeling like a bit of a hot mess trying to figure out this whole “wedding planning” thing? Having a hard time wrapping your mind around the sheer number of decisions you have to make? It’s time to call in reinforcements- a wedding planner! If you’re unsure where to begin, I’m […]

Why Choose Your Wedding Planner Before Your Venue

engagement ring

Congratulations, friend!! A proposal is the start of a beautiful commitment, and now it’s time to actually start working on your plans. This journey should be fun and memorable, not overwhelming and stressful. After getting engaged, you might want to rush straight into booking vendors but try to avoid that. My advice as a professional […]

So You’re Engaged… Now What?

bride and groom at Unity Village

Your wedding day – You’ve probably been dreaming about this day for ages, and now it’s finally here. You’ve got a stash of magazine cutouts, a Pinterest board bursting with ideas, and you’re ready to kickstart the planning process. From the music to the food, the attire to the decor, you’ve certainly thought it all […]

What is the Average Cost of a Wedding in Kansas City?

Hotel Kansas City lobby

When you first get engaged, it’s hard to know the best order to book wedding vendors. Should you book your wedding venue first? Should you hire your stationery designer before or after your calligrapher? As a Kansas City wedding planner, it’s my job to make sure my couples are booking their wedding vendors in a […]

Who Gets Hired First? | The Best Order to Book Your Wedding Vendors

Wedding planning can be overwhelming, but with the right tools and resources, you can make the process smoother and more enjoyable. One such tool that has become increasingly popular in recent years is the wedding website. In this blog post, we’ll explore the importance of having a wedding website and answer the question: Do you […]

Do You Really Need a Wedding Website