Let’s be honest, Cuba is pretty hot these day (and not just the weather). Trending Cuba travel has folks booking flights and exploring the once isolated (at least for US travelers) island country just 330 miles from Miami. Inspired by this trendy destination, Havana, provided the creative muse for a genuinely unique wedding design featured… Read More


Hasta la vista 2016…2017 has arrived. For you newly engaged couples (and, we know there’s a few of you out there), it’s time to shake off the glitter and start making some plans for the Big Day. The beauty of your perfectly timed engagement is the annual wedding planning event, Courtyards & Cobblestones – A… Read More


by Christie Brogan {11.24.16} Ahhh…Thanksgiving. As the official kick off to both the holiday and engagement season, Thanksgiving gives us quite a bit to celebrate. Somehow, I think, this year’s Turkey Day gathering may be especially memorable for most Americans. At a table overfilled with turkey, fixins’ (a Southern term), and assorted pies…there is certain… Read More


by Christie Brogan {11.11.16} After a long week of political divide, ugliness, and the outcome of a Presidential Election certain to be discussed for years to come (Lord, help us all)…it seemed appropriate to end with some beauty, love, and hope (something painfully absent from all the news outlets and social media chatter). Feast your… Read More


Traditionally speaking, Saturday is still the most popular day of the week for a wedding. (No surprise.) Over the past five to seven years, there certainly has been an increase in hosting weddings on the “bookend” days of the weekend with couples opting for a Friday or Sunday date. (Again, no surprise.) Lately, however, we have noticed a trend towards an even greater “break from tradition” and a move towards weekday weddings…as in, Monday through Thursday. Why, you ask? Continue ReadingRead More