Weddings

September 1, 2020
Bride and groom in a vineyard celebrating. Groom in Scottish Kilt jumping for joy
Planning a 2021 wedding during COVID
Yes, the future is uncertain. But it’s okay to still want to plan your wedding!  If you’re newly engaged and feeling a deep sense of disappointment […]
August 15, 2020
Couple at the ceremony site at Holman Ranch surrounded by classic green and white florals
Fall Rustic Elegance Wedding at Holman Ranch
A classic rustic elegance wedding in the fall at Holman Ranch in Carmel Valley This beautiful fall wedding took place in late October at the iconic […]
July 9, 2020
Al Fresco Wedding at Folktale Winery
7 Myths about planning a wedding
 7 Myths about Wedding Planning Okay I am going to say it – The entire wedding industry is surrounded by myths, half truths, and misconceptions. Yes, […]
June 24, 2020
escort cards on a round table with large floral arrangement
My Top 3 Escort Card Displays from 2019
I absolutely love escort card displays, its a great opportunity to do something fun, memorable and a chance to really give guests a taste of your […]
June 16, 2020
sunset colored boho style bouquet
Elopements, Micro Weddings, and Intimate Weddings – What is the difference?
With the threat of  COVID-19 present in everyone’s lives,  there has understandably been a lot of talk about SMALL Weddings. While small weddings have always been […]
June 1, 2020
Bride and Bridesmaids holding bouquets at Carmel Mission Ranch
Beautiful Hanging Florals for a Wedding
A beautiful barn wedding at the Carmel Mission Inn I started working with this couple about 10 months in advance of their wedding. They had most […]
May 7, 2020
Motherhood and Business
In honor of Mother’s Day, I am taking a break from my typical wedding and event-related blogs to talk about something that is so important to […]
April 3, 2020
Kaitlin Ford lead planner of pocketful of plans working at a brightly lit desk on a computer
Embracing Uncertainty and Wedding Planning during COVID-19
I think we all know that the global pandemic is unprecedented, it’s scary and it’s uncertain. As a wedding planner I like having plans, back up […]
February 13, 2020
Should I take Engagement Photos?
Should I book an engagement session? The answer is, most definitely, Yes. In fact, I recommend all couples explore the idea of doing an engagement photo […]
December 30, 2019
2019 A Year in Review!
Holy Crap, it’s the end of a decade. That came and went fast, at least for me. Did it for you? In the last decade I […]
November 21, 2019
Modern Indian wedding in Monterey
Every couple wants a unique, memorable wedding. No one wants boring and vanilla! However, it can be difficult to break from convention when planning a wedding, […]
November 12, 2019
Fall Table setting
Wedding Planner vs a Venue Coordinator
  Is there really a difference between a wedding planner and a venue coordinator? I have a venue coordinator, so do I need a wedding planner? Yes […]