‘A Practical Wedding Planner’ – Review & Giveaway

Four years ago, I bought and reviewed the first A Practical Wedding book, companion to the similarly-titled website, with positivity and excitement. When Meg bustled through Austin on her whirlwind book tour, I was there too. She mentioned, during her talk at BookWoman, that she was interested in [Read More...]
unplugged ceremony tips

How To Have an Unplugged Wedding

When a couple books me for their wedding day, I like to send them a bunch of helpful tips distilled in a softcover magazine form, detailing things like when it's best to schedule an engagement session and what sorts of family groupings I recommend for formal shots. Among my [Read More...]
Palm Door event space // Elissa R Photography

An Easy Way to Make Your Reception Photos Prettier

A simple item (that is probably wadded up in a box in your garage) could make your wedding reception photos look fantastic. A string of twinkle lights. Well, the more, the better. Your wedding venue (be it a backyard, or a rustic barn, or a warehouse, or a [Read More...]