real wedding: chelsea & mike 6/15/2013

It’s no secret that the Newport Beach Marriott has a special place in my heart. Not only did I work there in weddings for years, I also was married there myself in ’11. The hotel will always mean so much to me 🙂 Another soft spot in my heart at this beautiful hotel is the…

real wedding: marissa & chris 10/27/12

Another amazing October wedding coming your way! I met Marissa and Chris in a very interesting way….. but I believe that it was fate that brought us together! It was a random weeknight, and after a gym workout, I met my husband at Corner Bakery for a quick bite to eat. We ordered and I took a…

real wedding: diane and christopher 10/13/2012

The perfect New York couple, an A-Team of vendors, a beautiful location, perfect weather, and fun wedding guests….. Diane and Chris’s wedding was sheer perfection on every level. With the bride and groom on the other side of the country, I met with Kathy, the mother of the bride, and we jumped into planning and organizing!…

8/5/2012: erin and alex’s wedding day!

Erin and Alex, (one of my favorite couples of the season!) tied the knot on Aug. 5th at the beautiful Newport Beach Marriott Hotel. It’s so great to coordinate at Newport, feels like I’m right back at home 🙂 From the start, I knew Erin, Alex and I would get along great! They are such a…