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Does a "Day-Of Coordinator" only show up on the wedding day?

"I've done all my own planning and want a "day-of" coordinator but can't find one who will show up on the wedding day only!  Why?"

There's probably a lot of confusion amongst engaged couples because of the term "day-of" coordinator. If you end up speaking to someone who says they will only show up on the wedding day and save you lots of money because of it, please stay clear of them!

Many wedding planners may label their coordination as "day-of" wedding coordination, but there is far more involved than just showing up on the wedding day when it comes to a professional wedding planner who knows what she/he is doing.

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Here are some reasons why a wedding coordinator shouldn't show up only on the wedding day:
Many planners begin their coordination services 4-8 weeks out because many venues request the wedding day timeline one month prior. A 1 1/2 to 2 hour timeline meeting typically kicks off the coordination…

Winter Wedding Uncertainty

Thinking about having a winter wedding but uncertain because of weather and limited options compared to Spring, Summer and Fall weddings? We put together some thoughts to consider that might help you decide if you want to say "I Do" in the winter!

You may save money with a winter wedding since many wedding vendors and venues are slower in the winter than any other time of the year.

Whether large or small, winter weddings tend to lend that cozy, intimate feel with the cold weather outside, but the warmth inside.

You won't have to deal with sweat and feeling sticky during a photo shoot with a winter wedding!

Many folks opt to have their winter wedding around the Holidays to take advantage of using Christmas decorations that your venue may be decorated with. If considering this, try to pick a day that isn't so close to the Holidays, like early in December before the month gets too crazy for everyone.

Mother Nature is taken out of the equation when planning a winter wedd…

Goodbye 2017; Hello 2018

With 2017 behind us, this is a good time to reflect on life and remind yourself of the things to be thankful for. So I put a list together of a few things I'm thankful for and what keeps me going in life!


Our LordMy FamilyMy FriendsMy neighbors and the wonderful neighborhood my hubby, kids and I live inOur homeOur healthEmploymentAll the opportunities I've had working with engaged couples and meeting their familiesMusic! (without it, life would be dull)Wining and Dining in a nice restaurant (I'm a bit of a foodie and wine snob :-) )Our yard because I love to spend time in it during Spring/SummerBeing able to get out and run no matter how fast or slow I am.Having the opportunity to give back when we can I hope 2018 brings prosperity, laughter, love, lots of great memories and good health to you all!!