As a first time bride or groom, your wedding is probably one of the biggest (if not the biggest) event you have planned to date. Between creating the guest list, maximizing your budget, finding the right vendors, and everything else that comes with planning your wedding... it isn't hard to see why everyone says being engaged is so stressful. Now through Covid-19 and quarantine into the mix. In such an unprecedented time, having a to-do list to keep you and your fiance on trac
The day was finally here- wedding day! Sam had been dreaming of this day for the past 9 months. She got out of bed, brushed her teeth, and washed her face before heading into the kitchen to make her first cup of coffee for the day. As she waited for her coffee, she opened up her Facebook and her heart immediately sunk. A massive fire had broken out across Southern California. Houses were evacuated, freeways were closed, and traffic jams had spilled over into all of the side s
Imagine this... Your wedding day has gone flawlessly. There wasn't a dry eye in the ceremony, all of the formal pictures have been taken, and now it is time to celebrate! Your first dance song starts to play, and as you and your fiance start to spin around on the dance floor all you can think about is how incredible your wedding has been.
Until the power goes out and your reception becomes pitch black.
What was a perfect moment is now a moment of pure panic. The room is de
When looking into entertainment for your wedding, it is likely that you will hear these two titles used interchangeably. However, this can cause a lot of confusion for couples planning their wedding because they are actually very different. Where the difference lies between the two is in the responsibilities.
Traditionally, a DJ is the professional who handles the music. This involves playing the right songs at the right times, mixing music together, and taking song request
Whether you are a part of the 40% of couples that start planning their wedding within 1 month of being engaged or the 60% that wait before delving into their planning, one of the first decisions to be made is which venue to choose. To help you on your search for the perfect wedding venue in Los Angeles, here are 5 easy steps for you and your fiance to follow. 1. MAKE A LIST OF WHAT YOU WANT IN YOUR VENUE- With a seemingly unlimited amount of options for you to choose from, th
Did you know that 40% of couples say that they found wedding planning to be "very" or "extremely" stressful? Yikes! To help you and your fiance have an enjoyable wedding planning experience, we are going to share with you a little J&M secret that has been helping couples for years. Plus, did we mention that it will create the wedding you want while also sticking to your budget? (Yeah, it is that good!), All you have to do, it implement the "Top 3" wedding hack. At it's core,
Planning your wedding and preparing for your upcoming marriage is such an exciting element of this chapter of your life, but it is also a time where couples often put date nights on the back burner. With a tighter budget to pay for the wedding and stressful days planning that make you just wanna relax at home, we totally understand.
However, spending some time with your fiance away from the hustle and bustle of wedding planning is absolutely crucial. Here are 5 low cost dat
We are going to shake things up a bit this week and break the 4th wall.
Hi everyone! I am Madison, the voice behind these weekly wedding therapy sessions. As a newlywed myself, it was not long ago that I was in your shoes. As someone who always had a good relationship with my in-laws, I really thought that my only source of wedding stress would come from finding the right vendors and sticking to the budget my then fiance and I had set for ourselves.
Boy was I wrong!
TRUE STORY: Last week we met with an amazing couple while we were at an event. They loved the experience we created, and we instantly connected with them on their wedding vision. At the end of the night, they scheduled their complimentary consultation with us, and we could not wait to help them plan their wedding.
A few days go by, and when we reached out to confirm their consultation we found out the sad news that they had called off their engagement.
As shocking as it m
The moment you have always dreamed of was somehow even more perfect than you could've ever imagined. Like it was in slow motion, you saw the love of your life get down on one knee, ask you one of the most important questions you'll ever answer, and only one word came to mind: "YES!"
Flash forward a few months to constant questioning about your wedding plans, stacks of unpaid wedding balances, and tension between family members over who should and shouldn't be invited to you