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"I always say, keep a diary and someday it'll keep you" - Mae West


A monthly journal of love, marriage, and events galore

“Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.” – Pedro Calderón de la Barca

When I think of Spring, I think of the color green – grass starting to re-grow, leaves starting to sprout on trees, green St. Patrick’s Day beer. Green can be incorporated into weddings in so many ways and there are so many variations of green to choose from. Here are just a few ideas, from…
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Dianthus plumarius

“Dianthus plumarius – also known as the common pink, garden pink, or wild pink, or simply pink.” I never knew that the word “pink” came from the name of an actual flower. After white, pink is one of the most common colors we see incorporated into weddings. Whether it’s shades of pink flowers, linens, lighting,…
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“It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, … And, I’m feeling good”

Well, let’s never do that again. 2020 was, well, horrible. While January still hasn’t quite been the complete fresh start we were hoping for, we are encouraged that things are moving on the right track and, before we know it, 2020 will just be a fading memory. Let’s hope … In the meantime, until weddings…
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A year to remember … or, forget.

“Whew.” I think that pretty much sums up how we’re all feeling about 2020. Who would have thought, am I right?! While none of us could have predicted the year would have turned out the way it did, it did force us to approach each day differently. Whether it was trying to find a reason…
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“Mine tastes like purple”

I’m not 100% sure what that line was from, I think it was an old Dannon yogurt commercial, but I always thought it was hilarious. Purple is always associated with extravagance, wealth, and nobility. It’s also one of the many rich colors associated with autumn. Here are just a few of the many ways you…
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Orange you glad I didn’t say “banana”?!

Sorry, I couldn’t help myself. Did you know that there is no known English word that rhymes with “orange”? For October’s journal entry, we’re going with orange as our second autumn color. I think orange represents the season perfectly – turning leaves, pumpkin spiced lattes, jack-o-lanterns, pumpkin spiced muffins, marigolds, pumpkin spiced cookies, sweet potatoes,…
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