by: Christie A. Brogan {11.10.17} What comes to mind when you think of a “destination wedding”? Most people think sandy beaches and palm trees…or some exotic foreign country serving the dual purpose of wedding locale and honeymoon. What if you’re looking for a destination that doesn’t require a passport? Of the roughly 2.5 million weddings… Read More


by: Christie A. Brogan {11.2.17} If you pick up any bridal magazine or peruse any wedding planning website, you will find a dozen or more wedding planning timelines…each based on a 12 month (sometimes 18 month) planning cycle. And, where there’s nothing wrong with taking a year or longer to plan your wedding, I am… Read More


by: Christie A. Brogan {10.25.17} As it often goes in the wedding industry, most of the attention and conversation is geared towards the bride. It’s “her day” after all…right? Not so fast. The other half of the happy union (or in some cases, both halves) is not a “she”, but a “he”. And, deservedly, “he”… Read More


by: Christie A. Brogan {9.8.17} After almost 8 years and hundreds (and hundreds) of weddings and events, one thing is for certain…tastings have become a trend.  When we opened in 2010, approximately 25-30% of our clients requested a tasting. Today, our tasting dates fill up as fast as we can get them on the calendar.… Read More


by Christie A. Brogan {8.23.17} As someone who just got engaged, (In March…he asked at the base of a waterfall, at the top of a mountain in Steamboat Springs, CO…since you asked) the list of “what to do now” can be confusing and overwhelming…even for someone like me. Still, my experience over the past decade… Read More