Century Weddings – Maddy + Shane

Dream rpoposal Maddy and Shane started their relationship by doing long distance. They managed to pull it off for a year, although there was no shortage of struggles.  Later on, Maddy decided to make a move to Embrun and live with Shane. It was no easy decision. Leaving her family was hard, but she knew […]

What you Need in your Emergency Wedding Kit

Everything you Should Pack in a Wedding Emergency Bag Something a lot of couples forget to do is pack a wedding emergency kit. You never know what’s going to happen, or who might be able to use something from the kit on your wedding day. My recommendation is to give this kit to someone at […]

Ottawa Micro Wedding – Lori + Grant

What is a Micro Wedding? The lines between elopement, micro wedding and intimate wedding are often blurred. It’s important to note and a Micro Wedding is a celebration with between 10-50 guests.  These  unique and intimate gatherings are becoming more popular. As a result, my love for them has grown exponentially during the COVID-19 Pandemic. I […]

How to Plan your Wedding During a Pandemic

Plan COVID Wedding

Five Steps to Planning your Pandemic Wedding When it comes to planning your pandemic wedding, the first thing to remember is: DON’T PANIC! It’s okay if you’re feeling like that episode of The Office with the fake fire drill; full of chaos, uncertainty,  and no idea what to do. Planning your wedding is stressful enough […]

5 Ottawa Suit Shops you HAVE to visit

Ottawa Suit Shop

You should feel comfortable and confident in a suit. No matter who’s wearing it. There are so many big box stores and chains to choose from; Moores, Indochino and Surmesur are popular (and perfectly good) options.  Since I am all about local though, I’m going to tell you about the local suit shops (at various […]

Ottawa Micro Wedding – Amber + Kyle

ottawa Micro wedding

I would never consider myself a “cool” person. I’m more of a “hot mess trying to masquerade as put together” person, so when I get couples like Amber and Kyle, I get really excited. Amber called me and told me all about their romance, the micro wedding plans at Orchardview, and their families. I just […]

What’s in my Styling Kit?

Muskoka Lakeside Elopement

There are so many small decisions you take that culminate in your wedding day and I believe it is SO WORTH taking the time to capture the little details to better reflect the entire story. Wedding details make up a big part of who you are and how your day unfolded, so I’m going to […]

Muskoka Lakeside Elopement – Allison + Scott

Every once in a while, I come across a couple who go from being clients to being friends. Allison and Scott definitely fit the bill to be those people and as a result, their Muskoka Lakeside elopement was extra special for me.  The pair met at work, where Scott originally thought Allison had “too much […]