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My Favorite Social Media Scheduling Tool: CoSchedule

By Brooke DePauw / November 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

I feel like on a daily basis I am pitched a new social media scheduling tool that I “have to have” but do you ever wonder how many of them are actually worth the money? In my almost three years of business I have tried numerous different social media scheduling tool. Some worth every penny…

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Top 5 Hosting Tips for a Fulfilling Holiday

By Brooke DePauw / November 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

The holidays are here again, which means we all will be hosting family and friends. I know hosting can be super stressful and not everyones favorite thing, but today I wanted to share some of my favorite hosting tips! Make It Simple The first of my hosting tips is to make it simple. I know…

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A Lake Michigan Engagement

By Brooke DePauw / October 24, 2018 / 2 Comments

One of the fun parts of the wedding planning process for me is seeing my clients get their engagement photos. So when it came time to finally get my own done I was beyond excited! I knew right away I wanted to have a Lake Michigan engagement shoot. The reason I was so drawn to…

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How to Fight the Post-Wedding Blues

By Brooke DePauw / October 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Today’s post all about the post-wedding blues – we have a guest blogger! Stellaluna Events intern, event planning enthusiast, Kelly Saroff Allen. Kelly is sharing a little wisdom today on how to fight the post-wedding blues and enjoy this new season of life.    You had the perfect wedding surrounded by friends and family. You…

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Being the First of Your Friends to Get Married

By Brooke DePauw / October 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

Today’s post all about being the first of your friends to get married. Yet again we have a guest blogger! Stellaluna Events intern, event planning enthusiast, Kelly Saroff Allen.   Being the first of your friends to get married can be so fun but also comes with common challenges. If your friends haven’t been an…

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The Final Stretch: All The Things The Month Before Your Wedding

By Brooke DePauw / September 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

Today’s post all about the month before your wedding – we have a guest blogger! Stellaluna Events intern, event planning enthusiast, Kelly Saroff Allen. Being recently married herself, Kelly is sharing a little wisdom today on how to get organized and stay in control the month before your wedding.  The month before your wedding becomes…

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Who Do I Give Vendor Tips To At My Wedding?

By Brooke DePauw / August 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Vendor tips can be hard and one of the last things you want to worry about on your wedding day. The truth is that there is no real rule when it comes to vendor tips at weddings. Most wedding vendors do not expect a tip, but it is a nice surprise. However, there are a…

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How To Create A Wedding Transportation Timeline

By Brooke DePauw / August 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

Providing wedding transportation for your guests is a thoughtful way to show how much you appreciate them attending, as well as a helpful tool to make sure everyone arrives to the correct location on time! Figuring out your wedding transportation timeline is an essential part of this process but can be stressful. Follow these tips…

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A Whimsical Lake Michigan Wedding

By Brooke DePauw / July 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

If you have followed along on this blog or my instagram for a while now you know I’m a supporter of all things lake, especially a Lake Michigan wedding. I’ve had the dream for a long time now to have clients that would want to throw up a tent on the beach and have a…

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5 Dos and Don’ts of DIY Wedding Decor

By Brooke DePauw / June 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

Doing DIY projects for your decor can be a cost-effective way to put some personal touches into your wedding day. While DIY can often look fun and easy on Pinterest, it’s not always as simple as it seems, especially with all of the details that go into a wedding! Follow these guidelines to make sure…

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