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How to Plan a Wedding During COVID-19 Reopenings

How to Plan a Wedding During COVID-19 Reopenings

Over the last year and a half, the wedding industry has faced many obstacles because of COVID-19. As mask mandates are slowly being lifted this summer, the hope for in-person events is becoming a reality. However, these exciting times are also bringing new challenges...

Four Things You Can’t Leave Off of Your COVID-19 Wedding Checklist

Four Things You Can’t Leave Off of Your COVID-19 Wedding Checklist

The past year has posed many challenges to the wedding industry, and many newly engaged couples have had to completely change their wedding planning process to keep up. The checklist, the tool that wedding planners and brides rely on the most in the weeks before the...

March Must-Haves: Eight Travel Essentials You Need During COVID-19

March Must-Haves: Eight Travel Essentials You Need During COVID-19

With warm weather just around the corner, March is the perfect time to travel, and after the year that we’ve all had, everyone deserves to unwind and soak in a new destination. But travel looks a little different now, and since it’s probably been a while since your...

Host Your Rustic Winter Wedding at Cherry Log Pavilion

Host Your Rustic Winter Wedding at Cherry Log Pavilion

Many brides are looking to the great outdoors for a safer and more tranquil ceremony. A rustic wedding at Cherry Log Pavilion, set against a picturesque mountain backdrop, promises a charming setting for weddings with sixty-five guests or less. This beautiful venue is...

Ole Miss College Sweethearts Have a Romantic Photoshoot Proposal

Ole Miss College Sweethearts Have a Romantic Photoshoot Proposal

Ole Miss college sweethearts Logan and Channing met during their first week in Oxford, Mississippi, in the exact spot where Logan said “I do” approximately three years later. The couple first met through mutual friends in a room in Stockard, a dorm on campus. They...

How to Plan a COVID Safe Honeymoon According to a Travel Expert

How to Plan a COVID Safe Honeymoon According to a Travel Expert

Planning a wedding can be a stressful process, but COVID-19 took its toll on the wedding industry and added another layer of stress to wedding planning. Numerous wedding vendors have adjusted their protocols to adjust to the world’s new normal, and the travel industry...

Kirsten Butler Photography Captures a Backyard Wedding in Kentucky

Kirsten Butler Photography Captures a Backyard Wedding in Kentucky

Kirsten Butler Photography, based in Louisville, Kentucky, specializes in wedding and portrait photography, providing absolutely flawless shots of your wedding day. Whether you’re a new client or have worked with her before, Kirsten Butler fills every photo session...

Honeymoons Turned “Homey-Moons”

Honeymoons Turned “Homey-Moons”

While weddings are being postponed for when loved ones can once again celebrate life’s milestones together, newlyweds are also having to rain check on their romance-filled escapes. For those looking to recreate their planned honeymoon at home, for a “homey-moon” if...

Keep Elderly Family Close Even When COVID Keeps You Apart

Keep Elderly Family Close Even When COVID Keeps You Apart

There's nothing more memorable than sharing a wedding with family and friends. It's the moment many people dream about! Months and sometimes years of planning go into creating the magic of the day. Both brides and grooms envision sharing this important occasion with...

Island Engagement on St. John Proves Love Isn’t Cancelled

Island Engagement on St. John Proves Love Isn’t Cancelled

To bring some light to these dark days and show that love isn’t canceled, and can never be stripped from us no matter what tragedy we’re facing, one couple is sharing their engagement story and gorgeous photoshoot shot by Anne Bequette, a 10-year resident and...

Anchoring Moments To Sustain Your Relationship During Difficult Times

Anchoring Moments To Sustain Your Relationship During Difficult Times

Written by: Stephen WB Mitchell, PhD and Erin AB Mitchell, MACP of createyourcouplestory.com “When no one steps on my dreams there'll be days like this.” - Van Morrison 12 years ago right now Stephen and I danced in front of an intimate group of our family and friends...

Small Town Couple Renews Their Vows in a “Drive-Thru I Do”

Small Town Couple Renews Their Vows in a “Drive-Thru I Do”

Written by Abbey Fitzgerald, Event Planner for Naylor Hall Alexandria Spanoudis-Cantrell and Patrick Cantrell had been married for two years and just had their first child, a daughter named Sophia, when they decided they wanted to renew their vows. Unfortunately, the...

5 Ways to Celebrate Your Original Wedding Date

5 Ways to Celebrate Your Original Wedding Date

Written by Heather Durham Photography So your wedding had to be rescheduled due to the Coronavirus pandemic and now every day seems like Groundhog Day just waiting for the new date to get here. Don’t let your original wedding date go to waste. There’s still so much...

WEDDING PLANNING & POSTPONING TIPS DURING COVID-19

WEDDING PLANNING & POSTPONING TIPS DURING COVID-19

A Letter for all brides-to-be from Sara Fried, Owner of Fête Nashville Luxury Weddings Hello brides! We, your wedding planners, are right here with you during this crazy time. As the wedding industry is on pause, like everyone else, there are a few precautions you can...

At-Home Ring Shopping Because Sometimes, Love Can’t Wait

At-Home Ring Shopping Because Sometimes, Love Can’t Wait

Every girl dreams of her forever romance. It usually goes something like...Girl meets boy. They fall in love. They become engaged. They plan a beautiful wedding. But never does it include canceling or postponing due to a pandemic. It sounds like something from a movie...

Coronavirus + Weddings: Your Most Recent Questions Answered

Coronavirus + Weddings: Your Most Recent Questions Answered

Though we’re sharing answers to your most pressing questions regarding the Coronavirus + Weddings on our social media accounts (Facebook + Instagram), we also decided to round up the Q&A’s on the blog as an extra resource. If you haven’t already heard, we’ve been...