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    Top Five Ideas for Interactive Food Stations Nashville, Tennessee I live in the 12 South Neighborhood of Nashville and I must say I love it!  It’s a pretty hip place to live. The main artery, 12 South Street, hosts boutiques, shops, restaurants, and bars. Off the main drag are neighborhood streets lined with […]

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Wedding Trends You Will See This Year The wedding trends for 2019 are opting for a look and feel that is personalized, simple, eclectic, and natural. Weddings will feature a minimalist canvas with striking bold elements woven into the special event. Think natural, earthy, simple with a pop of the unexpected in the cuisine, decor, […]

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10 Biggest Makeup Mishaps Brides Make  “I believe all women are pretty without makeup- but with the right makeup can be pretty powerful.” – Bobbi Brown  Makeup is something that can make it or break it on camera. Here are some of the most common makeup mishaps that hopefully can be avoided! Being unprepared for […]

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A Bridal Superstition Turned into a Beautiful Tradition “Something old, something new; something borrowed, something blue; And a silver sixpence in her shoe.” – Author Unknown Have you ever wondered why, to this day, women recall this bridal rhyme and follow it on their wedding day?  I remember my grandmother saying it to my sister […]

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Merry and Bright Bridal Ornaments Tis the season to be jolly and here’s an excellent idea for a bridal shower/wedding present, particularly for the couple who has it all! It’s called  The Bride’s Tree Christmas Ornament Gift Set. It’s based on a German tradition to give newlyweds twelve ornaments for their Christmas tree to ensure happiness for […]

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Gift Ideas For Your Bridal Party Thirty-one years ago, I was asked to sing at my cousin’s wedding.  At the rehearsal dinner, she presented me with a thank you gift that to this day, I cherish. It was a perfume bottle with stopper, The Rose Manor-Pink by Lenox. I filled it with Opium perfume by […]

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Traditional Vows vs. Personal Vows You imagined a scene from a movie, where you look into each other’s eyes and eloquently declare your love and commitment to each other in front of all your family and friends. However, your fiance is nervous about his writing skills, and the thought of wearing his heart on his […]

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Newly Wed Gift Ideas For The Holidays After a couple years of marriage, these are some items that I wish we had gifted to us early on in our marriage! So, whether you are a newlywed or know someone who has just gotten married, here are some of my favorite newlywed gift ideas for the […]

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10 Unity Ceremony Ideas The unity part of the wedding ceremony represents two individuals becoming one. For Musa and I, it was such a special time to pause in our ceremony and really reflect on the commitment we were making to one another. What used to be a traditional ritual of lighting candles has now evolved into […]

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Tips For A Successful Marriage My grandmother, Catherine, was born in Ireland and raised in Scotland. She was barely five feet and had a thick Scottish burr. Her sense of humor was dry, and she often conveyed a great deal of wisdom in a one line delivery or a short poem. I remember my older sister […]

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    Alright people, listen up! I have been doing my wedding research and I have found nineteen trends from 2018 that are going to be rung out in the New Year! They did us proud but for the 2019 wedding season, I say hasta luego baby to them all! First Looks. I know. Can you […]

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Rain Is Good Luck, Right?   Rain. One of the most feared possibilities to happen on a wedding day. We do all the wedding planning and paint a picture a perfect day in our minds. Our perfect picture, of course, includes the sunshine. However, rain isn’t always a bad thing! Actually, some would say it’s […]

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