Just back from celebrating a weekend with some great friends, good food and exceptional wine. We explored the vineyards, windy roads and waterfalls of Dry Creek Valley- Sonoma County, Geyersville and Healdsburg areas. Huge Thanks to Platypus Bus Tours (Sam is the man) Barry Collier from Collier Falls Vineyard and to all my Girlfriends & Sister who made the weekend […]
I seriously have the most amazingly talented friends. My bridesmaids along with help from friends and family- threw me the most memorable day. It went by so fast and in such a blur that I’m thrilled I have these photos to share and look back on. The food, guests, decor and games were such a highlight. Thanks Everyone!
When Todd and I became engaged in June 2012, one of the first things I thought about was my oldest and closest friends and how I would ask them to be apart of our wedding. I have 6 bridesmaids, my sister is my maid of honor and my elementary, high school and college girlfriends make up the rest of the […]
In all of my blog and online research you come across a million ways to throw a wedding. I think the old days of going by the “book” are out and many couples (including us) want to make it special and let their personality shine through. I received an email from Refinery 29 a few weeks back and it […]
We wanted to ask our wedding parties in a fun, memorable and of course clever and creative way. I (Lori here) was scouring the blog scene and I came across some mustache ideas, Todd wanted to use a beer bottle and together we did some research on a waterproof laser print label add a little graphic design from LE Communications […]
I just assisted in throwing my first baby shower… the theme was lavender/ purple. A friend suggested these lavender cookies made with real lavender flowers. The end result was pure deliciousness! (thanks Lynne) Fun Fact: Lavender: There is nothing like the fresh clean fragrance of old English lavender. The Romans added it to their bath water and placed the flowers […]
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Last weekend, I went on a girls trip with a few fun friends. We drove up north to Solvang / Santa Barbara, CA area. We stayed in Solvang at Hotel Corque. This town looks like it was straight out of a Disney movie for Hansel & Gretel. It’s a short drive to Santa Maria Valley and many of the wineries […]