Afternoon Delight

Back in the nineteenth century, it was normal for people to take only two meals a day – breakfast in the morning and dinner around 8 o’clock. (WHAT?!?!) Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford, would get a little “hangry” in the late afternoon while waiting for dinner. I mean, who wouldn’t?!? Her solution was a pot of tea and a light snack taken privately in … Continue reading Afternoon Delight

Southern California Wedding Planner

Last November I had the pleasure of working with the talented Nicole Martinez of YWCountdown to put together a benefit for breast cancer. We invited many talented wedding professionals from all over Southern California to come together for what we called a Bridal Gala, hosted at the beautiful Bella Gardens Estates in Murrieta , California. We had several brides-to-be come visit us and shop for goods and services … Continue reading Southern California Wedding Planner

A King’s Celebration | Southern California Wedding Planner

One of the coolest parts of my job is being able to work with some of the most talented human beings in the history of talented human beings. I cannot stress to my clients enough HOW important it is to invest in a talented wedding professional. The quality of your product and the professionalism of the vendor is worth way more than saving a few … Continue reading A King’s Celebration | Southern California Wedding Planner

Something Blue | Southern California Wedding Planner

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something BLUE! This Old English rhyme is also a tradition that has been upheld for centuries, “Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a six pence in your shoe.” I have done a little digging and have learned the significance behind the “something blue” phrase. A blog post on The Knot‘s website says that the “something blue” represents purity, love … Continue reading Something Blue | Southern California Wedding Planner

Citrus Bliss | Downtown Redlands | Penelope Pots Floral Design

Nine times out of ten, the flowers are everything to a bride. I mean, EVERYTHING! So finding a fabulous florist is KEY. An amazing florist is someone who can create something out of a simple thought. Someone who can envision a tablescape from a simple conversation.  Someone who will bring your dream wedding to LIFE. Penelope Pots Floral Design went above and beyond for this lovely … Continue reading Citrus Bliss | Downtown Redlands | Penelope Pots Floral Design

The Meiners | Backyard Wedding, Redlands | Southern California Wedding Planner

“Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions…” -John Denver To say that music brought these two together is probably an understatement. Kate and Austin have had the music in them since a young age. So it was only fitting for them to incorporate music into their wedding day. One of the sweetest moments of the entire day was their … Continue reading The Meiners | Backyard Wedding, Redlands | Southern California Wedding Planner

A Cake For A King | Owl Creek Farms | Temecula, California

More often than not, people who attend a wedding look forward to the wedding cake. Not only does it need to be delicious, it has to be a show stopper. Fortunately for Ashley and Joe King, their cake was top notch! Viki Kane, from Just a Little Dessert, sure knows how to make ’em. Amazed by the gorgeousness, I asked Viki how she narrowed in … Continue reading A Cake For A King | Owl Creek Farms | Temecula, California

Loft 84 | Downtown Riverside Wedding Venue

When I met James and Lesly a year ago, I fell in love with their story. Not only did I enjoy watching them grow more and more excited leading up to their wedding day, I felt as though I was able to experience the joy of their union first hand – like I had been with them from the beginning. They left a beautiful imprint … Continue reading Loft 84 | Downtown Riverside Wedding Venue

Meet Heather

My name is Heather Baguyo and I love weddings. Since a young age, I have been awestruck by gorgeous brides in their stunning gowns, the fresh scent of floral bouquets and centerpieces, and all the glitz and glamour that is “the happiest day of their lives.” Having a strong background in the arts and a wide list of talented and dependable vendors, I pride myself … Continue reading Meet Heather

Kiss Required to Pass

Whether it runs in the family, it’s a religious custom, or it’s a mandatory initiation into the married world – you will find countless traditions being practiced all over the world at weddings. The Saber Arch had to have been one of the most interesting ones I had seen done. I studied up a lot on military protocol during weddings, and the Saber Arch was … Continue reading Kiss Required to Pass