So here we are yet again in Ontario. Lockdown. For what feels like the millionth time. Heavy restrictions. Essential services only. Be with your household only. And we are all exhausted. And if you have been planning a wedding for 2021, you are more tired and frustrated than the rest of us. What does this … Continue reading So we are in another lockdown. What does this mean for your wedding?
When I first met Beth and Matt, we were working on creating a small wedding ceremony and cocktail hour for them. They were still planning on having the big reception in 2021, but it was important to them to get married in 2020, regardless of restrictions and what COVID might bring. They wanted to celebrate … Continue reading Real Love: Bethany & Matt
Everyone is going to tell you how fast your wedding day goes. And it really does. I also know how hard it is to believe that. It's exciting to think you are going to marry the love of your life and you are going to enjoy your wedding day together. But in reality, you likely … Continue reading 3 Tips to Enjoy Your Wedding Day
Friends, 2020 may not have been the wedding season I was hoping for but it did allow to me to stretch my creative muscles and work on some really great styled shoots with the best of the best in Niagara. This shoot was no exception and possibly my favourite one to date. It was very … Continue reading White Lisianthus Editorial on Glamour and Grace
When you ask someone planning a wedding if they have a wedding planner there is a lot of difference responses you hear. For those that don't, they give you a long list of reasons or myths on why they don't. "I want to plan my own wedding." "Wedding planners are WAY too expensive." "I'm just … Continue reading 4 Wedding Planner Myths Debunked
This year more than any other I think couples need a wedding planner. Trying to navigate COVID's constantly changing restrictions and modifying seating plans, layouts and design plans is really hard. The process can leave you feeling overwhelmed and stressed out. If you are experiencing any of the following, it's probably time to invest in … Continue reading Should You Hire A Wedding Planner?
After all the disappointment, frustration and confusion around COVID let's chat about something positive and happy. People still got married in 2020! People will still get married in 2021! Love is not cancelled. Weddings are not over. They just look different. They look like Nicole & Jordan's beautiful Honsberger Estate wedding in September 2020. That … Continue reading Real Love: Nicole & Jordan
UGH more COVID talk, I know but this post might help clarify what you can expect coming up. As Ontario is hopefully starting to slowly reopen, we are reentering the colour zones framework. This lays out the restrictions in each of the 5 colours. In terms of weddings, it helps us know what numbers we … Continue reading Wedding Expectations and Restrictions in Ontario’s Colour Zones- 2021 Edition
A few weeks I ago I shared my first ever pop up of April and Alan at Stonewall Estates. Following their time at Stonewall Estates, the lovely Carylyn Wayne arrived. They spent some extra time having first look photos with Muir Image Photography in the vineyard as I switched out the details and set up … Continue reading Stonewall Estates Pop Up Wedding: Carolyn & Wayne
2020 was the year of the pop up wedding wasn't it? It felt like every time you opened Instagram a new venue was hosting a pop up wedding day. I'm not exception. I was fortunate enough to coordinate 2 and they were lovely, exciting and fun. What's a pop up wedding you ask? A pop … Continue reading Benefits of a pop up wedding