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Bouquet by Folk Art Flowers; Photo Credit: Between the Pine Flowers are one of the few things that you’ll find at EVERY wedding. No matter the size, budget, or style of the wedding, it’s probably guaranteed that you will have some type of flowers.  With flowers, you can showcase your personality and style (even if just […]

Wedding Design, Wedding Planning, Weddings

November 30, 2020

Wedding Flowers Explained: An Interview with Seattle Wedding Florist Carolyn Kulb of Folk Art Flowers

raspberry shortcake


When it comes to events, I’m always about making sure that everyone is fed.  Have you ever gone to an event and been like, “Oh good, nothing to eat! Just what I was hoping for.” Ummm, my guess is no. Food is one of the BEST parts about any celebration.  Especially the dessert, which is […]

Events, Parties & Entertaining, Weddings

November 10, 2020

Where to Find Allergy-Friendly Wedding Cakes and Desserts around Seattle


SO…the love of your life just put a ring on it. (Can I get a woot woot!)  You and your partner can’t WAIT to take this next step in your relationship and spend the rest of your lives together.  The main thing standing in your way now is that little thing called a “wedding.”  But […]

Wedding Planning, Weddings

October 27, 2020

How to Start Planning your Wedding: The Big Questions to Answer First

Engagement Ring


To inspire your minimoon planning, check out this guide to 6 beautiful minimoon destinations in Washington State.

Honeymoon, Travel

September 14, 2020

6 Minimoon Destinations in Washington State: A Complete Guide


So you’ve decided to hold your wedding ceremony in a backyard.  Maybe it’s your backyard. Maybe it’s someone else’s backyard. (Presumably you know the person whose backyard it is…) Maybe you’ve always wanted to get married there. Or maybe you just got so sick of waiting on freakin’ COVID that you and your partner decided […]


July 30, 2020

How to Host a Backyard Wedding Ceremony: 30+ Practical Questions to Consider


Inclusivity is a core value of my business and I mean it in the broadest sense of the word.  However, because there are specific marginalized groups that continue to face exclusion in very real ways each and every day, it is important that I affirm my commitment to building an inclusive business for clients, partners, […]


July 19, 2020

My Commitment to Inclusivity & Anti-Racism


As a planner and a bride-to-be, I would be THRILLED if I could just cancel COVID and the havoc it’s wreaking on weddings everywhere. It seems unlikely that I’ll ever achieve that particular goal…So instead I’m forced to think about what we can do despite COVID. Without a clear timeline for being able to safely […]

Quarantine, Weddings

June 23, 2020

14 Reasons to Consider a Smaller Wedding


Even though most of the physical Pride marches and events have been cancelled or postponed in the Seattle area this year due to COVID, Pride is not cancelled! This year, Pride organizers are moving events online, so we can still show our solidarity with the LGBTQIA+ community and partake virtually. I’m sharing below just a […]

Events, Quarantine

June 15, 2020

Pride is Not Cancelled: 9 Ways to Participate in Pride Month from Home


As if the stress of rescheduling a wedding due to COVID-19 wasn’t enough (it was,) we can’t forget about finding a back-up plan for all those other pre-wedding festivities. (THANKS A LOT, COVID.) Bachelorette parties, for instance, have been another sad sacrifice in the name of social distancing and quarantining Of course in the scheme […]

Parties & Entertaining, Quarantine

May 12, 2020

9 Ideas for a Virtual Bachelorette Party


Mother’s Day will be looking a smidge different this year for a lot of us who are quartining, social distancing, sheltering in place, yadda yadda. etc. etc.  Maybe you can’t have a Mother’s Day brunch blowout or take mom to the spa like you normally would. But there’s still ways to be creative to honor […]

Holidays, Quarantine

May 4, 2020

How to Celebrate Mother’s Day (in Quarantine)

a bird with a plan, llc

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