Actually Useful Tips for Writing Your Own Vows

Actually Useful Tips for Writing Your Own Vows

Writing your own vows is an extremely intimidating process, even if you are a natural writer. It involves reflecting on all of the time you shared with someone and figuring out how to narrow every experience down into just a few paragraphs or pages. On top of all that...

Freakin’ Cool Weddings with Bre is Fun

Even after having been in the wedding business for many years, it wasn’t until a few years ago when I connected with Bre from Bre is Fun at the Neu Neu (previously 514 Studios) in Minneapolis during, obviously, a wedding. Most of the time, planners and coordinators...

Should You Get Married in Winter?

I’m not going to lie -- I love winter weddings. I love all weddings, but especially winter weddings. There’s something so magical about having a wedding in the offseason. If you’re lucky enough to live in a colder region, snow falls from the sky, capturing the most...

We Are So Thankful For You

We Are So Thankful For You

We definitely know it’s absolutely cheesy and cliche to write a post about giving thanks this holiday time. But honestly, we don’t care! There isn’t enough cheesiness in the world right now, and everyone can use a little more cheese in their lives. (My personal...

What is Wedding Season and Does it Ever End?

What is Wedding Season and Does it Ever End?

Anyone that knows me (Liz) knows that I’m constantly talking about this mysterious “wedding season.” I plan for it year-round, remind my friends when I’m in the middle of wedding season, take more naps and sleep less full nights in the height of it. So what the heck...

Joy Studios Introduction

Joy Studios Introduction

Something we’ve wanted to do for a long time is share the stories of other vendors we have worked with at weddings or know from our personal connections. We launched a subsection of our website called Vendors We Love, and we are so excited and honored to write about...

These are the Type of Vendors You Need in Your Wedding

These are the Type of Vendors You Need in Your Wedding

When I wanted to start writing this blog, I wasn’t planning to write the first post about the kind of vendors couples should actively hire into their wedding. To be honest, it’s frightening to put such a bold blog post out, especially as the first one, but what...