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Hey Gorgeous in SMP’s Little Black Book!

Hey Gorgeous in SMP’s Little Black Book!

If you read my blog pretty frequently, you’ll know that I share my goals every month. Working out more, spending less, being more present; a lot of the monthly goals I post are easy to accomplish and most often are doable if I just get off my butt and put a little effort into things […]

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FAQs: Online Consults

FAQs: Online Consults

Happy Monday, blogettes. Today I have a little secret to swear with you: I have a crush on Skype. I swear by that application. Mainly because 98% of my clients live far enough away that regular in person meetings are really not feasible, but honestly guys, I can’t believe Skype is still a free service. Knock […]

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Happy Anniversary, Lindsey and Ryan!

Happy Anniversary, Lindsey and Ryan!

Lindsey and Ryan were married a year ago at Kent Country Club here in Grand Rapids, Michigan (has it truly been a year already?) It was simply put a beautiful, intimate and perfect celebration of two people in absolute love with one another. We couldn’t have asked for better weather and I couldn’t have asked […]

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The Little Things

Sometimes mean the most. Join me for another Virtual Coffee Date over here. And call someone today to say “I Love You.” xoxo

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The Perfect Imperfections

The Perfect Imperfections

Last night I was scrolling through my Instagram feed and I saw a comment from a follower of mine. “Everything is always so perfect.” she wrote one of my photos. I laughed out loud. Literal LOLs here, people. Me? Perfect? I get I’m a perfectionist. I like things to be a specific way and I […]

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FAQs: Starting a Wedding Planning Business

FAQs: Starting a Wedding Planning Business

Happy Monday, bloggies and lemme just say how excited I am for today and another FAQ post! I get a ton of  sweet emails every week asking how I started my business. And a lot of emails from aspiring planners asking what they too can do to break into the wedding industry. Not only do […]

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Confessions of a Rebrand

Confessions of a Rebrand

Remember that time I set office hours? I do. And Hello Mental Clarity! Hello Dinner with Husband. Hello Happiness. Hello Washed Hair. Office hours have truly changed my work flow, my productivity and ultimately my life. And its been what? Like two weeks? Ha! I seriously want to chest bump strangers at the grocery store […]

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Pep Talk Tuesday {Trusting Your Vendors}

Pep Talk Tuesday {Trusting Your Vendors}

I did a wedding once where five minutes before the bride was set to walk down the aisle, all of a sudden she had a hundred questions for me. Did the groomsmen know when they were supposed to walk? Would the musician know when to start the processional? Did her veil look OK? Before I […]

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FAQs: Ask Anything

FAQs: Ask Anything

Up until recently (recently meaning a week ago, ha!) I was a slave to my email inbox. Guys, I can’t even stress this enough but I would spend nights and every single moment of my weekend taming the beast that is my inbox. More times than not I felt like a college student all over […]

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Confessions of a Rebrand

I’m a perfectionist. There I said it. Blame it on 21 years of competitive gymnastics but I delight in control and feeling like everything in my life is based on an outcome I’ve prepared in my ideal state of mind. And wanting everything to be perfect all of the time is a tough thing to […]

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DIY Body Scrub Favor

DIY Body Scrub Favor

Eeeek! I am so excited about today, guys. I have so many fun little pieces of news to share with you but first is this fun DIY that the super sweet Kelly Braman and I collaborated on last week. I’ve been dying to get this easy peasy Body Scrub Favor photographed for months and am […]

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HGE 2012 Marketing Project

Happy Tuesday, blogettes! Today I can hardly wait to share some fun stuff with you. Since November (yeah seriously, like five months-ago-November) I’ve been working on a little project. I’ve mentioned this a few times in my monthly posts listing out my goals and I’ve truly been dedicating a good chunk of my time (and […]

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