Planning Advice

Give Your Man of Honor Props with one of these Memorable Gift Box Ideas

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So you’re bucking tradition and skipping a gal pal to have a Man of Honor at your wedding? Good for you! While Maid of Honor gifts are easy to think of (just think about what you’d love to receive) it can be tricky to come up with the perfect gift for a guy.  We’ve curated […]

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Romantic Kansas City Wedding | Loose Park Rose Garden & InterContinental Kansas City on the Plaza

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Where do I even begin?! Madison and Jay’s fall wedding was definitely one I’ll never forget! Getting to re-live this day through Laura Foote’s images brings back all of the emotions and perfectly tells the story of their wedding day. We had a top-notch team of vendors who all came together to make Madison and […]

Stationery

Wedding Stationery Timeline

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Weddings involve a lot of paper, one of my favorite things. From save the dates and invitations to programs and escort cards, there’s a lot of pretty little paper details to keep track of. Here is a wedding stationery timeline to help you with your wedding paper needs. Immediately After Setting Wedding Date Plan the […]

#BabySparkman, Lifestyle, Personal

Newborn Essentials – My Must Haves Items

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Now that Kennedy is nearly three months old, I thought I would share some of our newborn essentials with you!  I am a very “less is more” type of person, especially when it comes to babies because they grow so fast!  Almost everything we have for Kennedy was used with Micheal, with the exception of […]

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Boho Chic Kansas City Wedding | Feasts of Fancy at The Hobbs Building

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Several years ago I had the opportunity to work with Helzberg diamonds on it and amazing proposal campaign. During that time, I met Kaitlin, the social media guru behind the campaign. Fast forward a few years and I get an email from Kaitlin. She is engaged and looking for a planner! I was ecstatic. Kaitlin […]

Lifestyle

What is Faster Way To Fat Loss?

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I kicked off this year ready to make some lifestyle changes and Faster Way to Fat Loss has been one of those that I am implementing.  If you have been following me on Instagram lately, you are probably asking yourself, “How is she eating Jimmy John’s while losing weight?”  Well, I am here to tell […]

Planning Advice

7 Wedding Day Timeline Tips

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One of the most overwhelming tasks for a Bride and Groom as their wedding day draws closer is creating their wedding day timeline.  After over eleven years planning and producing weddings, I have learned a few helpful tips and tricks to aid in creating an efficient and smooth wedding timeline.  Of course, I highly recommend […]

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Rose Quartz Summer Omaha Wedding | Noah’s Event Venue

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Becky and Adam exchanged vows at Noah’s Event Space in Omaha, Nebraska on a rainy August day. It was a true honor to be apart of this special couple’s day. I feel so blessed to have had Becky come into my world several years ago as one of our Associate Planners.  I vividly remember Becky […]

Planning Advice, Stationery

Save the Date Etiquette

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Wedding plans have begun falling into place and now it is time to request that friends and family Save the Date for your wedding day.  While Save the Dates are a relatively newer concept, they are a preliminary invitation for your nuptials.  Much like wedding invitations, a wedding Save the Date sets the tone for […]

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Soft Blush Kansas City Wedding | The Brass on Baltimore

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The Brass on Baltimore, one Kansas City’s most iconic wedding venues and historic buildings, was the perfect setting for Hannah and Stephen to exchange their vows before their closest family and friends.  I dare you to find joy and smile when you look at the happiness and love that this couple shares for one another.  […]