Category Archives: Marriage

(un)convention 2015 recap

Early last month I had the honor of attending (un)convention Brooklyn – part business development workshop, part community-building/networking, part inspiration overload, ALL feminist bad-ass wedding vendors. As their site explains it, a “coalition of progressive, equality-minded wedding professionals, who love working with cool, creative, crazy-in-love couples.” YES. I was asked to speak on a panel […]

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Guest post on marriage

I got pretty personal over on Capitol Romance today – talking about what Fiji taught me about marriage. Please head on over there and check out my guest post – I hope you like it! Please enjoy my snorkel hair selfie as well. Keepin’ it real. And in case it gets you in the marriage […]

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How to Cancel Your Wedding

This July I had the unfortunate experience of helping a bride and her family handle the cancellation of her wedding – 6 days before the date. It taught me a lot of great lessons – ones which I thought both couples and vendors could learn from – so I wanted to dive into this delicate, […]

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The Bachelor: when you don’t conform

I have a confession to make. I watch The Bachelor. And The Bachelorette. I think it might be my guiltiest pleasure, but I just can’t help myself. Mindless, crazy, reality television is sometimes awesome. Glad I got that off my chest. This season of the Bachelor was one of the most controversial. Juan Pablo is […]

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Why non traditional weddings matter (a.k.a. what zombies can teach us all)

My sister recently participated in a very non-traditional wedding. Before I share the details (which are ridiculously amazing, FYI), I wanted to talk about why I think non-traditional weddings are so important – for everyone. Even those who don’t consider themselves “off-beat.” Here’s the thing: I think when making major life decisions – marriage, kids, […]

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Posted by katie, in: Marriage, Real Weddings, Wedding Planning

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