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Category Archives: Event Venues
Roz and Kyle’s wedding took place this past October in Coloma, Ca and it rained. I think the exact descriptor Beth from True Love Photo used was “buckets”. Continue reading
Stephanie from The Paper Garden in Town and Country Village, Sacramento, Ca taught me how to make these adorable paper flowers. When you decide to under take this fun project go by The Paper Garden and check out their handmade paper selection. They truly have a wonderful variety of Japanese hand-made papers. Continue reading
The Venue Vixens are a powerhouse quartet of wedding planners from Sacramento, Ca. Lora Ward with A Day to Remember, Kendra Pfeiffer with Pfeiffer Event Planning, Laurie Schmazel the Executive Director of The Center at 2300 and Catrina Acularius of Catrina Maria Event Planning and Design. These amazing women have joined forces to build the Venue Vixens Blog, an amazing resource of Northern California venue information. They will be visiting and reviewing many venues in the Northern California and compiling the information so you can narrow your search saving yourself time and money when planning your wedding.
I would like to introduce you to our super hott couple, Marcia and JJ. They were married just a few weeks ago at the most beautiful church in Sacramento, The Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament and partied like rock stars at the vineyard and wedding venue on the Sacramento delta, Scribner Bend Vineyards. Continue reading
Fairytale Town in Sacramento, Ca is a sweet little park with all of its attractions and structures based on the fairytale theme. Slides, climbing features and a petting zoo makes it the”it” place for the under 6 set. But did you know you can also have your wedding there? What a whimsical and wonderful place to stage your ceremony and reception. Continue reading
Eliza and Bill’s wedding took place at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sacramento, Ca with the reception following at The Citizen Hotel. Their wedding was photographed beautifully by Sacramento wedding photographer, Calvina Photography. Thank you Calvina for sharing this wonderful wedding with us! Continue reading
Kathy and Jason’s intimate wedding took place at the ParaVi Vineyard in Camino, Ca. Easy, casual and classic style, family style seating out of doors, cool lounge area and a specialty dessert bar- this wedding has a little something for everyone! Thanks to Chris Shepard Photography of Sacramento, Ca for sending me this lovely wedding. Continue reading
Today’s Real Wedding Wednesday feature from True Love Photo* has it all: Happy couple? Check! Amazing colors? Check! Portraits taken at Target? Double Check! Continue reading
California Gold Country wedding at Empire Mine Grass Valley, Ca Continue reading
Paying attention to some not so obvious details when booking your wedding venue (for the purpose of this article I am lumping the venue and catering together) can save you a world of worry and stress during the planning process and help you have a smooth sailing wedding day. A few of these points have risen from real life situations I have observed- the names and places have been changed to protect the innocent. And by the innocent I mean me! Continue reading