September 2012

The HGE Drink Diaries: Velvet Smooch Shake

The HGE Drink Diaries: Velvet Smooch Shake

I’m a junk food eater. And I never thought I’d catch myself saying that but I have a weakness for food that’s so good it’s bad. If it’s chocolately, sugary, sweet or some form of pasta or carbs, then you can bet I’ll enjoy devouring it. So while I’m over here finding the motivation to […]

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Our Wedding Anniversary

Our Wedding Anniversary

Andrew, today I checked over on The Knot and it’s been 731 days since we said I Do. Two full years of things we never imagined. Year two in my opinion, is much harder than the first. Because sometimes the excitement from year one goes away, and unless you can work together as a team […]

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Pep Talk Tuesday {Just Keep on Swimming}

Pep Talk Tuesday {Just Keep on Swimming}

For all of you bloggers who continue to blog day after day even if you get just two comments on a post that took hours of work, for all of you designers who stay up until midnight, or 1:00 am or 5:00 am because you know you your clients are going to just love their […]

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FAQs: An Average Wedding as a Wedding Planner

FAQs: An Average Wedding as a Wedding Planner

Happiest of mornings to you, my lovely bloggies! A few weeks ago I wrote about an average day in the Girl Cave. And it’s easy to tell from just the lengtth of this post here that my days in the office prepping for an event pale in comparison to a day out in the field […]

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Ash + Dallas

Ash + Dallas

Guys, I could nearly burst with excitement that I get to finally share Ashley and Dallas’ wedding. Even though their wedding was earlier in June it feels like so much longer ago. See, Ashley was one of the first brides to contact me when I first launched my business a few years ago. For over […]

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Introducing, Bevy!

Introducing, Bevy!

I’ve been a long time purchaser and loyal fan of Papyrus cards. It’s not just the gorgeous art work, timeless design and sweet messages that have me hooked for life, but I’ve always been drawn to the Papyrus brand because of the little paper insert that comes with every card. Perhaps you other Papyrus card […]

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FAQS: The Right Time to Rebrand

FAQS: The Right Time to Rebrand

I’ve been getting a ton of emails about my rebranding experience. Most messages are obviously from other industry professionals, who too are interested in pursuing a potential business makeover like the one I’m half way through. It’s tricky to reply to each individual message because every business and business owner is so different than the […]

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Jessy + Erik {HGE Wedding by Michael Murphy IV Photography}

Jessy + Erik {HGE Wedding by Michael Murphy IV Photography}

Phew. Now this was one spectacular wedding to be a part of. Let me try to do Jessy and Erik some justice in words. Jessy and Erik hired me earlier this past spring for online design consulting and vendor referrals. What started out as an online relationship turned into more when we realized I was […]

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