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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


Romance and fun were the two key elements that ran throughout Christina and Ray’s wedding at Thomas Fogarty Winery. With COVID-19 and their family and friends’ safety in mind, the day started with a socially distanced ceremony surrounded by gorgeous flowers and a breathtaking view of the Bay Area. This was followed by an intimate cocktail and…
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“Was an awesome night. It was perfect.”

Honestly, there aren’t words more joyful to a wedding planner’s ear than those. Because of the pandemic, meeting with Paige and Matthew in person came rather late in our planning process. But, when we did, I knew immediately I liked them. I also knew that their event was going to have to be a tad…
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Love over cocktails

Chassidy and Philip met like many couples do nowadays, through a dating app. On their first date they bonded over the fact that neither of them like beer. When planning the wedding, the couple took great care to incorporate personal touches. Philip made the arch for the ceremony and the photo booth backdrop, they brought…
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Rachael & Indy

“Any day spent with you is my favorite day. So, today is my new favorite day.” – Winnie the Pooh It only took 14 months but we’re finally getting back to what we love to do! And, what better way than to start with the loviest (I know that’s not a word but I think…
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The hue of that portion of the visible spectrum lying between orange and green, evoked in the human observer by radiant energy with wavelengths of approximately 570 to 590 nanometers

That is 100% not what I think of when I think of the color yellow. I think of the warm sun, lemons on the tree, blooming daffodils, Easter eggs. Yellow is an easy way to, all at the same time, add light, brightness, and warmth to a room. Here are just a few ways some…
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“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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