event planning

Bridesmaids dressed for a rustic Michigan wedding

Rustic Michigan Wedding | Sean & Jessica

By Faith Pearlman / September 23, 2020 /

Sean and Jessica’s rustic Michigan wedding was on a crisp fall (almost winter) day. The ceremony began in the beautiful catholic church, St. Mary of the Lake located in New Buffalo, Michigan. What we really loved about their day was the reception, which took place in Journeyman Distillery in Three Oaks, Michigan. When it was…

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A couple smiling with their dog before their Downtown Kalamazoo wedding ceremony

Downtown Kalamazoo Wedding | Celeste & Tom

By Brooke Dumas / May 6, 2020 /

I’m so excited to share Celeste & Tom’s beautiful Downtown Kalamazoo wedding that we had the pleasure of designing flowers for and coordinating. Celeste and Tom hosted their ceremony at the beautiful Loft 310 Chapel and reception at one of the loft locations. What I loved the most about working with Celeste, Tom and their…

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A ceremony set up on the beach of Lake Michigan and a blog post talks about all the wedding dos from this wedding day

13 Wedding Dos: Things I Loved From My Wedding

By Brooke Dumas / October 2, 2019 /

We hear so much about things you shouldn’t do at your wedding, but rarely hear about the wedding dos. As much as I try to focus my clients on the wedding don’ts I think it is equally as important to show some of the wedding dos. So to use my own wedding as an example…

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Attendees listening during The Haven Conference

5 Things I Learned From Hosting A Conference

By Brooke Dumas / August 7, 2019 /

Hosting a conference or live event seems to be all the rage right now and everyone is interesting in creating an in-person experience. I absolutely love live events and think there is so much power to getting people in the room and immersing them in an experience. I hosted my first conference, The Haven Conference,…

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Chairs set up for The Haven Conference

5 Questions to Ask Before Planning a Live Event

By Brooke Dumas / June 26, 2019 /

Live events are all the rage right now in the entrepreneurial world and it feels like everyone is attending or planning a live event. But live events require a lot of time, energy, resources and money, which I learned quickly after hosting my first Haven Conference. So before you start digging into the planning, stop…

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The whole group at The Haven Conference

The Haven Conference West Olive Recap

By Brooke Dumas / May 15, 2019 /

I’m beyond excited today to share the recap of The Haven Conference for entrepreneurs recap of our very first West Olive, Michigan conference! If you’re reading this and are new to conference allow me to tell you a little about it. The Haven Conference is a one day event geared towards entrepreneurs that we focus…

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