Taking Care of Yourself!

It’s no secret that besides wedding planning, fitness is my second love. I eat, breath, sleep weddings – but when I’m not I’m probably at the gym, doing some sort of crazy class or cooking healthy food. While I’ve always had a passion for fitness, in the past two years it evolved into a hobby for me. So it’s no surprise that my next post is going... Read More

Guestbook Station

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Step 1 – Strike a Pose Step 2 – Attach Photo to Guestbook Step 3 – Sign your photo and leave Jennifer and Dave a message. Three steps is all we asked guests to do when they entered Jennifer and Dave’s wedding reception. Three steps that left them with a fun filled memory book of all their friends and family that celebrated their wedding day! Jennifer and... Read More

Wedding Cake – From Inspiration to Reality

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Yesterday we showed your our inspiration for C+C’s Out-of-town gift boxes and what they ended up looking like. Today we’re going to share the inspiration we found for their cake and cupcakes and what they ended up looking like. We decided early on during a floral consult we would be using roses quite a bit for the wedding, so we wanted that to transfer over to a few... Read More

Out of Town Guest Boxes – The Finished Product

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A few weeks ago we shared some ideas on what to put into your out-of-town gift boxes for your guests. Today we’re going to let you in on what we included in C+C’s guest boxes this past weekend for all their guests staying in the fabulous town of Banff! First we found some great ideas on Pintrest, and paired it with the one thing you can’t go to Banff and not buy... Read More

The Wedding Brunch

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Looking to mix things up a bit for your wedding meal? Why not host a wedding brunch instead of the traditional reception dinner? There are so many fun idea and you’ll save on the need for a full bar and a DJ or Band. Here are some of our favorite ideas: The mimosa bar – Offer your guests different fruit juices with their champagne. They’ll have a blast trying some... Read More

Out of Town Guest Boxes

Being so close to the mountains we find a lot of couples are choosing to thank their guest with more than just a simple favour. We’re being asked to put together ideas for out of town guest boxes. We love brainstorming ideas for these! Here are some things you can include: Maps of the area you’re in, including dining guides, activity guides, a list of your favorite spots... Read More

Alternatives to the Slide Show

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We’ve almost all been to a wedding that has a slide show. Photos of the couple as they are growing up are show, followed by photos of them when they first met and were dating. Some last a few minutes, others can go on and on and on….. But everyone loves to see those cute baby photos and the photos of the couple falling in love. So how do you still have that displayed... Read More

You’re Engaged… Now What?

Engagement season is upon us, so time to post our top 10 tips for all you ladies that just got him to put a on it!!  #1 – Announce it – And I don’t mean on Facebook or Twitter just yet. Before you change your status to “engaged” make sure you tell your close family and friends the news in person. If you can’t make it to everyone, be sure to at least call them and tell... Read More

Baby it’s Cold Outside….. Winter Wedding Favors

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The chilly weather and all this snow has me craving a cup of hot chocolate complete with marshmallows, chocolate sprinkles and maybe a dash of Baily’s! It also happens that we’re putting that together as one of our bride’s favors for her upcoming February wedding in Banff! So today’s inspiration board is for a warm and inviting hot chocolate bar. It would... Read More

The Kissing Game

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I’ve been to enough weddings to know one of the VERY first things guest try is “tinking” their glasses to see if the bride and groom will kiss. If your MC hasn’t vetoed this out by the time you make your grand entrance, you can almost guarentee your guests will start the “tinking” right away! A lot of couples ask me what they should do as an alternative... Read More