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The RSVP Card That Says It All

| April 7, 2015

The RSVP card that covers just about every horrible wedding guest you could possibly get. I think this says it all, yes? Thank you happyplace.com for this funny, but probably true, RSVP card. Cheers!

How to Prevent Post-Wedding Regret (Part 2: Wedding Planners)

| February 8, 2015

Being a wedding planner for 16 years, I’ve heard a lot of stuff! A LOT! But what never ceases to amaze me is the regret list I hear from brides about their weddings. And the list hasn’t changed in all these years. That’s 16 years of brides experiencing the same post-wedding blues. Why is it still […]

How to Prevent Post-Wedding Regret (Part 1: Guest List)

| January 26, 2015

Being a wedding planner for 16 years, I’ve heard a lot of stuff! A LOT! But what never ceases to amaze me is the regret list I hear from brides about their weddings. And the list hasn’t changed in all these years. That’s 16 years of brides experiencing the same post-wedding blues. Why is it […]

Be a Good Guest…Please

| December 11, 2013

This is the time of year that many of us receive an invitation to a party of some kind. Whether it be a social gathering at someone’s home, the office party, or a wedding in a grand ballroom, there ARE certain guidelines we should follow for proper conduct in social situations. Here’s a great little […]

Bride’s Unforgettable Surprise at Her Wedding {{VIDEO}}

| November 22, 2013

There are NO words to describe this. The video speaks for itself. The story behind this video is: When bride Andrea‘s father died before he could walk her down the aisle, her brother decided to step in and prepare an amazing surprise for her. He recorded the song “Butterfly Kisses” by Bob Carlisle and played […]

Groom’s Corner: Pintastic Love

| February 12, 2013

This video from The Skit Guys goes out to all the guys out there who really want to understand their wives, fiancees, significant others and Pinterest so they can get them something they REALLY want for Valentine’s Day!

Wedding Coordinator vs. Venue Coordinator. There is a difference!

| January 29, 2013

I’ve been wanting to get this blog post out for quite some time. I’ve struggled with what to say and how to say it politely…but you know what? There is no way to be “polite” about it so I won’t try to sugar coat it. So I’m just going to say it…There IS a difference […]

FAB Friday Finds: DIY Photo Booth

| December 14, 2012

Short and sweet…this is WAY cool!! And WAY easy! And WAY fabulous!! Make your own photo booth for your wedding, company event, class reunion or family reunion, or your at-home Christmas party. All you need is an iPad, the iPad Wedding Photo Booth App, some creativity and you will have a memorable event! Here’s how: […]

Wedding Ideas: What to Do With Leftover Flowers

| November 14, 2012

So you have all all these beautiful flowers from your wedding – centerpieces, altar arrangements, bouquets, corsages and boutonnieres, flowers on the pews – what will you do with all of these flowers after the wedding is over? I suggest donating them to a nursing home in your area. How sweet would it be, let’s […]

In the News…

| November 7, 2012

TaylorMade Weddings is featured in the 2012 Fall issue of Blissful2Be, a wedding magazine for the fabulous bride on a modest budget. The online magazine features real weddings and DIY tips and tricks on planning your wedding. I hope you follow the link to the issue and be sure to check out page 92!! 😉 […]