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With all of the events I've had the pleasure of being a part of for over a decade...I have so many experiences to share with you! While here, you may find inspiration for your wedding day, corporate function or the things I like to get into when I'm not planning like a BOSS!

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As we step into 2024, the wedding scene continues to evolve, bringing with it new and exciting trends in everything from decor to cuisine. One aspect that never fails to capture the attention of guests is the appetizer selection. Wedding appetizers serve as the perfect prelude to the main course, tantalizing taste buds and setting […]

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Last week we talked about factors to consider when choosing a wedding planner. Today, we’re continuing the conversation by addressing the number one question planners get asked in HTX, how much is a wedding planner in Houston, TX? Asking about price isn’t a bad thing, but you have to understand that when you approach a […]

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Today I’m here to set the record straight. It’s time to understand how much do weddings cost before you start creating a wedding budget. All weddings are not created equal…and neither are the budgets that fund said weddings. You can also check out this calculator from The Knot to get you started. Let’s breakdown the […]

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SwaLaRue Events Texas

And here are 3 reasons why. You need a wedding planner. And not in a shameless plug for my event planning business kind of way. Weddings are expensive, they bring about a lot of emotion and it’s really important to understand the logistics and associated fees with pulling it off right. A wedding planner can […]

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Wedding Planner Texas

I’ve been a Houston Wedding Planner for over 7yrs and time sure is flying by. I’ve been doing a lot of reflecting lately. And also a lot of home remodeling, artwork, cooking from scratch, playing outside with kids and working out with my new bestie, the Peloton. And I realized as I help one of […]

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Planning an event can be a complex endeavor, and the choice of venue plays a pivotal role in its success. For those seeking convenience, efficiency, and a stress-free experience, all-inclusive event venues in Houston offer a comprehensive solution. In this blog post, we’ll explore the benefits and top picks for all-inclusive event venues in the […]

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Corporate events offer a unique opportunity to leave a lasting impression on attendees, and one effective way to do so is through creative and thoughtful favors. Ditch the conventional and explore a world of imaginative ideas that not only reflect your brand but also make your corporate event memorable. Here are some creative favor ideas […]

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In the dynamic world of corporate events, choosing the right venue sets the stage for a memorable and impactful gathering. Houston, with its thriving business scene and diverse architectural landscape, offers a unique array of event spaces. Among the rising trends, industrial event venues have captured the attention of event planners seeking a blend of […]

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As the countdown to your big day begins, the rehearsal dinner is an intimate prelude to the main event, offering a chance for close family and friends to gather and celebrate. Houston, Texas, with its diverse culinary scene and vibrant atmosphere, provides an array of rehearsal dinner locations that cater to every taste and preference. […]

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The wedding cake is more than just a dessert; it’s a centerpiece that symbolizes the sweetness of love and the joy of the celebration. For couples seeking to make a bold statement with their wedding cake, there’s a world of creative possibilities waiting to be explored. In this blog post, we’ll dive into an array […]

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Getting engaged is a monumental milestone in one’s life, marking the beginning of a beautiful journey towards a shared future. The joy, excitement, and love that accompany this momentous occasion deserve to be celebrated in a way that reflects the uniqueness of your relationship. In this blog post, we’ll explore heartwarming and creative ways to […]

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Corporate events often call for a touch of sophistication, and what better way to leave a lasting impression than with delectable desserts that tantalize the taste buds? Elevate your corporate gathering with these irresistible dessert ideas that strike the perfect balance between indulgence and elegance. When crafting your dessert menu for a corporate event, consider […]

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So….you’re going to Disney World!! Of course you are because that’s what landed you on this blog post. Today I’m going to give you the real low down on how to plan a trip to Disney World without the stress, fluff and overwhelm of Google search rabbit holes. I waited since my kids were born […]

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Planning a wedding is a joyous but intricate task, and navigating the process with a skilled wedding planner can make all the difference. If you’re tying the knot in Houston, this guide will help you seamlessly hire a wedding planner who can turn your dreams into reality. Let’s delve into the essential steps.

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Planning a corporate event involves numerous details and coordination, and while some may wonder if a day-of coordinator is a necessity, the answer lies in the intricacies of corporate event planning. In this blog post, we’ll explore the importance of a day-of coordinator and why they play a crucial role in ensuring the success of […]