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    How to Deal With Wedding Day Drama

    There is Always Drama! This should be a special time for you and your family and friends to draw closer and enjoy the precious one of a kind moments you are going to experience. However because of the high emotions that are invested in weddings and the relationships that surround them conflict and drama does many times occur. Let people

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    10 Reasons To Hire a Wedding Planner and 1 Reason Not To

    You’re engaged and you can’t wait to plan your wedding.  The venue!  The dress!  The cake!  Its gonna be so much fun!   Wait, the budget….the questions, the doubts.  Should I hire a wedding planner? Maybe planning your big event is seeming a bit overwhelming.  So can you get some help?  Should you? I’ve compiled a list of reasons why

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    Where to have your Omaha Rehearsal Dinner

    The rehearsal dinner is really a special dinner to celebrate the friends and family helping you get down the aisle. Traditionally hosted by the grooms family the rehearsal dinner allows you some extra time and celebrating with special friends and family.  Omaha has options to suit every taste and budget. If you are looking for upscale or casual and relaxed,

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  • 10 Omaha Wedding Venues That Allow You To Use Your Own Caterer

    I have help for those brides looking for a venue that allows you to bring in your own caterer. Omaha has several very nice options. Some provide the drinks, but allow you flexibilty and freedom when choosing your caterer. The Living Room in the Mastercraft building, This venue allows you to bring in your own food or work with a

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    Spring Wedding Inspiration Monarch Prime Omaha Nebraska

    I am obsessed with Monarch Prime and Hotel Deco located in down town Omaha Nebraska.  With amazing floral backdrops and contemporary modern design elements Monarch Prime provided a beautiful back drop for this spring wedding inspiration.  Choosing details for the shoot was easy, the rich color pallet was the inspiration for the beautiful bouquet and greenery table runner.  The restaurant

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  • Wedding Planning Tips from an Omaha Nebraska Wedding Planner

    If you are planning a wedding in Omaha Nebraska you may be feeling overwhelmed.  There are many questions you may have as you plan your details  Here are some of my top tips.  Check out my other blogs for more wedding planning tips. 1- Set your budget early! 2- Do not hire Family or Friends that are not professionals and

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    Omaha Country Club Wedding with Greenery and Candles

    With Greenery and Candles this Omaha Country club wedding was a vision to behold! High school Sweethearts Katelyn and Kyle are one of those insanely good looking couples with insanely good looking friends and family.  The bride and groom brought their families together at the Shadow Ridge Country Club to celebrate and Melissa and Beth photography were able to capture

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  • Real Omaha Wedding at Indian Creek Club

    When it comes to real Omaha Weddings you never know what you are gonna get with the weather in April. This particular day it was a cold and rainy Saturday   That did not change the love and joy Carissa and Travis were able to share with their family and friends on their wedding weekend. You can truly feel the

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    5 Things To Ask About Your Omaha Wedding Reception Venue

    Picking your Omaha wedding reception venue can be very daunting!  Omaha has so many choices!   Ball rooms, vintage Old Market spots, Modern new spaces, and the popular barn options.  How do you know what will work for your reception? Here are some important factors to consider when choosing where the biggest party of your life will take place.  1-

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    Pink Styled shoot Omaha Nebraska

    Pink and Gold Styled shoot at the Diamond Room. This February while there was still snow on the ground a group of wedding professionals came together to create bright sunny colorful wedding inspiration!  This year Pantone chose greenery and a beautiful shade of pink called pink yarrow as their colors of the year.  I felt inspired to bring these colors

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    3 Tips To Help You Choose Your DJ

    Why is choosing a good Dj so important? Your Dj controls your reception.  He will be the Master of Ceremonies and can set the tone for the whole evening.  The Dj provides the party!  When your guests are eating and mingling he is making sure your event is staying on schedule. Here are my top tips to help you choose

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    2017 Wedding Trends in Omaha Nebraska

    2017 is upon us!  As you plan your wedding I hope you are making it unique and special to you! However its interesting to see what the trends have been and where they are going.  I would be willing to admit many times Omaha is a little behind what’s going on on the coasts and in the far south. Here

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    Choosing your Wedding Party

    Your support group, your crew, your squad!  How do you choose your wedding party?  You may have many choices and worry about hurting feelings, how do you narrow down all your options? Here’s some tips to choosing your wedding party. 1- Truly think about your options. Once you ask someone to be part of the wedding, its difficult to fire

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  • Tips to help you choose your wedding flowers

    Your  wedding flowers can truly be a memorable part of your decor.  There are so many options.  Pinterest offers a plethora of ideas.  Should you DIY your flowers? How do you find a florist that fits in your budget and style? What is more cost effective?  Would silk be a better option? I can answer a few of these questions.

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    Classically Styled Real Omaha Wedding

    Love to dance? Brad and Megan’s reception had so much fun and dancing.  The beautiful ceremony was held at St. Roberts Bellarmine Church. They were surrounded by family and friends and the Love and joy was so obvious as guests spent time playing games at a pre-reception and taking photos with polaroid cameras. Many times with a Catholic wedding there

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    Venue Feature Noah’s Event Venue Omaha Nebraska

      If you are still looking for the venue to host your dream wedding and reception Noah’s Event Venue in Omaha Nebraska is the place.  This beautiful venue is located at 173rd and Pacific Street in west Omaha.  If you are looking for elegant, upscale and super accommodating this is your venue. Beautiful architecture, wood floors and modern styling.  With

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    The First Step in Wedding Planning

    When you get the ring, and tell the folks and change the Facebook Status, Now what? When it comes to wedding planning the most important step is setting your budget. Of course this step is not as fun as choosing a venue or as glamorous as choosing the dress.  However if you do not set a budget very early on

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    Romantic Nebraska Winery Styled Shoot

    Sometimes a community of creative minds come together to create one beautiful vision and when it’s done you are so proud you must show it off! I present The Good Life, a Romantic Omaha Nebraska Styled photo shoot. I belong to an amazing group called the Rising Tide Society,  This group has connected me with some very talented ladies and

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    Favorite Photo Friday! Sweet Treats!

    Oh how I love sweets!  I recently collaborated with some amazing talented vendors on a styled shoot where I was able to put together a few of my favorite things for the sweets table.  Cupcakes! Candy! and Cotton Candy! Everybody would be pleased! If you are thinking of having a sweets table instead of the traditional cake for your wedding

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    Real Nebraska Wedding Lincoln Nebraska

    This Real Nebraska Wedding from Lincoln Nebraska had many special details, and the couple had a specific vision that truly came to life. Trey and Samantha are a fun loving couple and were such a joy to work with! Every picture you see the love and laughter they share with each other and their friends and families.  As a very

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  • You’re Engaged! Do This First!

    Yay!  Happy dance!  You got the ring!  He asked, you said YES! You’re Engaged! Of course there are parents to call, and statuses to update, pictures to post! But what is the first step in the actual planning? Before you choose the venue, ceremony space, or the dress? PLEASE …set a budget.   Do you know how much it costs

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  • 19 Last minute wedding day To-Do’s

    You have the dress! You have the food, the venue!  Invites are sent! Now what?   When your wedding day is 7-10 days out there are a few last minute to-do’s that can help you enjoy your wedding day. Use this list to finalize those planning details! 1- Confirm your beauty preparations about 2 weeks before, and if you are

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  • Enjoying Your Engagement

    The Engagement part of a courtship is a very busy time.  It’s easy to get so busy with the day to day life and the planning of the wedding you don’t get to enjoy being engaged, betrothed to each other!  This should be a fun romantic time  when the two of you are so excited to move on to the

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    Getting the most out of a bridal show

    This is the time of year for planning!  Engagement season is almost over and planning is going full force!  Bridal shows are a great way to launch your planning.  You meet lots of vendors all in one place just for you! However all the booths and vendors can be overwhelming, so here are a few recommendations for getting the most

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