It is that time again, friends! Easter is upon us, and pre-orders are now open. Whether you will be gathering with friends and family this Easter or keeping it small, let’s dress up your table with beautiful spring blooms. Pre-order your Easter arrangement below by March 23rd. T H E   D E T A I […]

Easter Arrangements | Gold & Bloom

March 1, 2021

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Like so many others, Emily and George’s wedding plans were disrupted due to the coronavirus. When we initially began planning florals for their wedding back in January 2020, it was to take place in Athens, Georgia with all of their friends and family. Four months before their wedding day, they made the difficult decision to […]

February 12, 2021

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February 9, 2021

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Lucky you! You have a beautiful floral arrangement to take care of, and now you’re wondering how to keep it fresh and pretty for as long as possible. There’s a myth floating around that flowers fade quickly and don’t last. While they don’t last forever, you can make them last much longer than just a […]

February 9, 2021

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I am excited to offer hand-tied bouquets for Valentine’s Day 2021! This year, beautiful flowers in muted pastel tones will fill the Gold & Bloom studio. Share some joy with your loved one, neighbor, friend, mother, your child’s teacher, or even for yourself. Not only will you have two different sizes to choose from, each […]

Valentine’s Day Bouquets + Candles Pre-Order

January 26, 2021

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We are so happy you’re interested in our monthly flower subscription! Now more than ever we are all spending more time at home, and having fresh florals in your home every month will help usher in joy and beauty. It will be my honor to design for you every month. Each month, you will receive […]

January 16, 2021

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We are always finding new ways to serve our clients better, and we have a few new offerings for our clients! We have always offered gauze runners, lanterns, candles, vases, “Mr and Mrs” chair signs, and pedestals for rent. Starting in 2021, we will begin offering the following items: NEW RENTALS Velvet linens for accent […]

New Offerings for 2021

January 11, 2021

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Receptions are always such a fun celebration, and due to covid it is the area that required the most change. Most of our couples needed to downsize their wedding guest count, which made us need to look at our design plan and make some adjustments. What I noticed this year is that due to some […]

December 31, 2020

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There were so many changes this year with wedding days including guest-count, color palette, the wedding date, and even the city/state. It’s been quite the wild ride. This made seeing my couples finally say their vows even more special than ever. In a year of such uncertainty, love prevails. It has been a blessing and […]

Best Ceremony Details 2020

December 30, 2020

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The bridal bouquet says a lot about a wedding day. Not only does it reflect the mood, tone, and style of the wedding day, it should reflect the couple. It always gives me butterflies when I am about to present it to the bride, and it never fails to be the sweetest moment of the […]

December 28, 2020

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At the beginning of 2020, I posted on Instagram that I believed this year would be a year of growth. Well, it was that and more! Initially when Covid hit, we did experience a standstill just like everyone else. Thankfully our wedding season picked back up in July and we have been busy ever since. […]

Meet the Gold & Bloom Team

November 18, 2020

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Earlier this week I shared photos from a quick silhouette project, and received so many comments and messages asking how to do it. So here we are! When it comes to projects nowadays, they have to be cheap and fast. I can’t spend hours or lots of money on materials for a DIY, and I’m […]

August 20, 2020

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Hello my flower friends! I am so excited to begin offering small group floral workshops again. Flowers are obviously a true love of mine, and teaching is as well. I’ve found that teaching floral arranging and design brings me so much peace and joy, and I’ve missed it so much! The last workshop I held […]

Fall Workshop Announcement

July 23, 2020

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5 years ago, I took the big step in starting my own business. Although so much has changed in 5 years, the heart inside Gold & Bloom remains the same–to bring joy to others and to glorify God in all that is done here. Year five has proven to be a challenge with our current […]

July 2, 2020

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Anna and Jammy got married on a warm and bright Sunday in the fall. From the beginning of the floral planning process, Anna was excited about the flowers. She loved texture, rich autumnal hues, and unexpected floral elements. She also really trusted me, which makes for a really creative and positive experience for everyone. Anna […]

Fall Wedding at Piedmont Park ATL | Anna + Jammy

April 24, 2020

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Gold & Bloom is FIVE this year, and it’s our first time offering Mother’s Day bouquets. Usually we are busy with May weddings, but since they have been postponed due to the Coronavirus, we are choosing to get a little creative with our offerings. If you are interested in purchasing a Mother’s Day hand-tied bouquet, […]

April 16, 2020

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Easter Arrangement | VIDEO

April 11, 2020

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  Update 4/1/2020: We are no longer taking orders for delivery or pickup until this virus gets under control. The safety and well-being of us, our families, and our community (that’s you!) is our highest priority. Stay safe and stay home, friends.  Friends, I’m asking for your help. Due to the current crisis, the flower […]

March 23, 2020

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Dear friends, As you know, we are experiencing a true emergency due to the pandemic caused by COVID-19. It is a serious concern as it continues to spread and change lives across the globe. I come to you today to let you know I am here, thinking of you and your families, and praying for […]

A Message from Jenna | Addressing Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 19, 2020

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It was a beautiful summer day in August with clear skies and a slight breeze–a perfect day for Cara and David to say “I do”. After many months of planning, hours upon hours of work and dedication, they were finally married at Peachtree Christian Church. Afterward, their guests enjoyed dinner and dancing at the stunning […]

January 13, 2020

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The bridal bouquet is easily my favorite aspect of the floral design day. I spend a lot of time with that bad boy–designing it, photographing it, holding it in my lap while we drive…There is always a sigh of relief when I’ve finally handed it over to the bride. And my most cherished part of […]

Bouquets of 2019

January 8, 2020

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Mary Carter and Brent are married! It was a beautiful autumn day, and even though the weather wasn’t perfect, the smiles never faded from their faces. After all, it was their wedding day. The day they had been planning for such a long time, and it was finally here. I’m so happy for these two […]

December 13, 2019

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What I loved most about Jessica and Thomas’s wedding day was their relaxed and joyful attitudes, solely focused on getting married and celebrating with their friends and family. Although their outdoor ceremony had to be moved inside due to rain, they didn’t skip a beat and the smiles never left their faces. Their day was […]

North Georgia Vineyard Wedding

August 21, 2019

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In May, we welcomed our daughter into this world–Emelia “Emmie” James.  She’s so tiny and sweet…we just love her! Please be patient with us as our summer hours are a little different as we are adjusting to our new life as a family of four. It may take a couple of extra days for a […]

June 13, 2019

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This wedding was one for the books, y’all. Not only was the bride, Stefanie, the most adorable and kind person to work with, she trusted me completely and has a heart of gold. Together we planned for the florals to be a mixture of summer and fall, which was very fitting since the wedding was […]

September Wedding at The Arthur Blank Foundation

December 18, 2018

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In October, I welcomed several ladies into my new studio for a morning of flowers and fun. The fall textures and colors were so beautiful, and I loved seeing each of the unique pieces created by each person! Like my other seasonal workshops, this one was aimed towards anyone who likes flowers, being creative, and […]

December 12, 2018

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Whew, it’s been a while since I’ve really sat down and written what was on my heart. Many of you may not know, but before I started Gold & Bloom, I was a blogger…for over six years! That chapter closed when Gold & Bloom began, but I still had hopes of keeping up this floral […]

The Heart Behind Gold &Bloom | Our Mission Statement

July 24, 2018

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This dream of a wedding was so fun, laid back and that’s all thanks to the sweet bride Kelsey! Together we built this beautiful plan for a summer garden wedding inside of a historic courthouse in Decatur. The bright blooms and greenery contrasted so beautifully with the white marble walls of the venue. It truly […]

July 20, 2018

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When I left my full time teaching career last year, I knew I wasn’t actually done teaching. Yes, it looks a lot different from elementary school, but in many ways it’s the same. I’ve noticed that my teacher voice comes out, which makes me smile and cringe at the same time. I’m so glad I […]

Spring Floral Workshop Recap

April 18, 2018

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This little boy is ONE! He is sweet and snuggly, brave and energetic, and so smart. He loves to give kisses and hugs to mama and dada. He will eat just about anything, but especially bananas, spaghetti, and peanut butter crackers. He walks, climbs, helps daddy build towers, knocks down towers, dances to music, kicks […]

April 4, 2018

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I know, I know. I’m way late in sharing these gorgeous photos from my fall Gold & Bloom workshop! I hosted this floral design workshop in my little studio last November, and every inch of it was beautiful. I had 16 people join in, and together we created some really beautiful arrangements. One of my […]

Fall 2017 Gold & Bloom Workshop Recap

March 15, 2018

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Finally sharing this stunner of a wedding, which was featured in Jezebel Magazine and 100 Layer Cake! Yujin and Paul were such a sweet couple to design for. They had a unique and artistic vision, and a color palette that was to die for! At the time of this wedding, Cooper was less than 4 […]

February 27, 2018

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Alright, so I’ve highlighted my favorite bouquets and ceremonies of 2017. Now it’s time for the receptions! This is the area where you will spend the most time, so let’s make it great! I love guiding my couples to unique designs that reflect them, the feel of their party (classic, modern, romantic, etc), and something […]

2017 Top 5 Favorites | Reception

December 28, 2017

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When it comes to the ceremony, I like to take in the details of the ceremony space, get to know the couple, and build a space that reflects all of that.  I don’t believe you have to overdo the ceremony–something natural and light to frame the space where you will say your vows. Here are […]

December 22, 2017

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I’m so excited to share with you my top 5 favorite bridal bouquets of 2017! Altogether, I designed 30 bouquets for brides…each of them so unique to reflect their personalities and styles. The bridal bouquet is, by far, the most exciting to design and it’s truly my baby! So much time is spent designing them […]

2017 Top 5 Favorites | Bridal Bouquets

December 20, 2017

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When Alyson and I first spoke, I just knew this wedding was going to be unique, special, and full of love. Together we planned a perfect fall wedding for her and Lucas with my favorite color palette to date–whites, pale pink, ivory, with shades of red. We got together and looked through flower ideas, sketched […]

December 7, 2017

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One of my favorite holiday traditions is sending Christmas cards to my closest friends and family. Growing up, my family would send out photo cards with a detailed letter telling them what we had all been up to that year in sports, school, and personal lives. It was a tradition we looked forward to every […]

Our Family Holiday Cards from Minted

December 6, 2017

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When I first spoke with Anna, I immediately knew we were meant to meet! Joy and kindness are all around her, and getting to know her and her sweet family was a blessing. Anna and Curtis wanted the focus of the day to be on them, their family, and their Lord, but they also wanted […]

November 2, 2017

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Last weekend I hosted my very first floral workshop Bottles + Blooms, and it was magical. I’ve been dreaming of combining my love for teaching and flowers, and it feels great to finally do it. Sixteen lovely ladies came through my studio doors to learn from me, which makes me feel so incredibly blessed. It […]

Bottles + Blooms Floral Workshop Recap

August 25, 2017

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This wedding, the bride, the family, the colors, the photos…were all so beautiful and made for one of my favorite weddings to be a part of! When Taylor, her sister, and I spoke on the phone for the first time we all just clicked. It was the best conversation, and I was immediately excited to […]

July 31, 2017

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A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of finally designing for Natalie of 4 Corners Photography. I’ve been swooning over her wedding and styled shoot photos for years now! I was so excited for the color palette–neutrals with pops of coral and tangerine. I spent the morning in my grandmother’s yard foraging for branches, herbs, […]

Summer Beauty

June 22, 2017

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It has taken me six weeks to finally get around to piecing together Cooper’s birth story. I knew it was going to be a doozy gathering all of the pieces, because much of it is very hazy to me. I was in labor for over 30 hours and didn’t sleep for about three days, so […]

May 18, 2017

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In January, I was able to cross off a major Gold & Bloom bucket list item–attend a floral workshop! Since the beginning of my floral design journey, I knew it would be important for me to challenge and push myself to learn more about design and floral artistry as a whole. Until this workshop, I […]

1:1 Ponderosa Workshop

April 25, 2017

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A few times a day, I find myself walking by the nursery and pausing–dreaming of what will be! In just a eleven short weeks, our baby boy will be here, inside of this nursery that we have built for him. Although I’m constantly dreaming of the day we will meet him, I’m really loving being […]

January 17, 2017

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Each season that arrives, I tell myself “Yes, this is my favorite!” Spring flowers are beautiful, summers at the beach create lots of fun memories, fall leaves on the ground is exciting and cozy, but winter….winter is magical, heart-warming, and full of traditions that are worth more than gold. Last winter, I helped dream up […]

Latest Blooms: Winter Wedding Styled Shoot

December 23, 2016

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I’m so happy to join in for this month’s Currently linkup with Anne and her cohost Kellie! It feels like it’s been so long since I’ve participated..I miss my Currently community! It has been very busy around here with wedding weekends, teaching, and growing our little baby boy. After this weekend, flowers will wind down […]

December 6, 2016

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One of my favorite traditions each year is to send out Christmas cards, and I was especially looking forward to this year’s card now that I have my bump to share! I save one of our cards from each year to go in our ornament box to hang on the tree, and it’s so fun […]

Our 2016 Christmas Cards

November 28, 2016

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Samantha and Austin’s October wedding was something straight out of the 1940’s–romantic, elegant, timeless, and very romantic. The bride, Samantha, is one of the most beautiful and unique people I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. She’s one of a kind! Immediately what caught my attention about her was her vintage style (you have to see […]

November 14, 2016

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I’m so happy to finally share this gothic inspired styled shoot with you today, which was featured in Adorn Magazine earlier this fall. Over the summer, I joined in collaboration with some of my best wedding friendors (turned real-life friends) and other wonderfully talented creatives. I couldn’t have dreamed of being a part of a more […]

Latest Blooms: Gothic Styled Shoot

October 30, 2016

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I’m so excited to share these stunning photos from one of my late summer weddings. I got to know the bride, Jana, through our many flower discussions, and there is so much I love about this girl! She gave me loads of creative freedom, which made it a lot of fun to create unique and […]

September 29, 2016

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In June, Kaitlyn and Chad were married at Ambient + Studio just west of midtown Atlanta, and let me tell you…it was magical. First of all, they are the sweetest couple and wanted a completely unique floral design–lots of greenery, cotton, and some pops of blue thistle. They truly wanted a celebration that reflected them, […]

Latest Blooms: Greenery and Cotton Wedding

August 13, 2016

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So, remember last May when I mentioned I was getting a new floral design studio makeover? Well, there’s a little more to the story, and I’ve been dying to share the details with you!  Well, it was actually a partnership with American Family Insurance with HGTV! Here is the commercial that is now live on HGTV.com. […]

August 2, 2016

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YOU GUYS. Have I got a treat for you, today! Back in May, one of the most beautiful weddings was celebrated, and I’m so thankful I was a part of it! Getting to know Erin and her mom throughout the planning process was such a blessing to me, and I think you’ll agree after looking […]

Latest Blooms: Erin + Josh

July 25, 2016

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On June 29th, we celebrated our third anniversary in Charleston! I’m currently working on a recap post from the trip with all of our favorite spots and photos, but that’ll have to wait. While we were there, my sweet blog friend (turned real life friend!) Amy of Taking Steps Home took some special photos for […]

July 14, 2016

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July is such a fun month, but I can’t believe it is already here! This year is already going by so quickly, and my summer break from school definitely went by way.too.fast. School starts back up in a couple of weeks, so I’m holding on to every moment of summer while it lasts. This is […]

Currently July

July 6, 2016

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Yunhwa and James chose to have their wedding in Piedmont Park, located in the heart of Atlanta. Piedmont Park is a beautiful (and huge!) park that I’ve visited countless times before, but never for a wedding!  It was so much fun designing for Yunhwa and her family, and these photos truly captured the joy from […]

July 2, 2016

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Michelle and I first started planning her flowers last fall, so when her May wedding day finally arrived it was a bit surreal! Her and Bryan chose a gorgeous country club in Atlanta: The Capital City Club. It has beautiful gardens, views of the rolling golf-course, and of course the castle-like building is to die […]

Latest Blooms: A Country Club Wedding

June 23, 2016

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Lamar and I will be celebrating our third wedding anniversary in….Charleston! We will be traveling there later this month, We couldn’t be more excited and ready to be there already! I visited Charleston for the first time last year with my best friend, and we had the greatest time exploring and eating all the good […]

June 8, 2016

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It was probably the windiest days of all days in the north Georgia mountains, but it was also one of the most gorgeous days! Jeanice and Rob got married at White Oaks Barn in Dahlonega, Georgia. Their entire wedding was very nature-inspired with moss accents, outdoor ceremony, and lots of flowers and greens! Jeanice even […]

Latest Blooms: White Oaks Barn Wedding

June 2, 2016

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Happy June! It’s an exciting day over here, because I’m officially on summer break! Today is my last day of school before the summer, and I can hardly wait to relax, focus on flowers, and have more time to spend with family and friends. This month we have three big weddings, and we are heading […]

June 1, 2016

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A few weeks ago I had a wedding with lots and lots of pretty blooms! The bride, Kelsey, wanted blush, ivory, and darker pink blooms mixed with different types of greenery. This has definitely been a popular color palette this spring, and I’m not mad about it at all. The big design day was on […]

Latest Blooms | Ivory, Blush, & Pink

May 17, 2016

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Happy May! May is such a gorgeous and sweet month for so many reasons. Birthdays, the last day of school, warm weather and rain showers, and just an overall feeling of newness. I’m excited to share some fun news with you all further down in the post…let’s just say we are definitely celebrating over here! […]

May 4, 2016

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Today I’m excited to be joining in with a fun Cinco de Mayo recipe collaboration with Madison of A Joyfully Mad Kitchen and Susannah of Feast + West. There are over 30 delicious appetizer, main course, dessert, and cocktail recipes for you to try! If you know me, you know I’m obsessed with all things Mexican food. […]

Cinco de Mayo Favorite: Watermelon Mint Margarita

April 27, 2016

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Oh, April. I’m so happy to see you again! Flowers are in full bloom around here, and everything is just looking so beautiful. This month is a big one with 5 weddings (Yes, five!), traveling to New Orleans last weekend, lots of birthdays, and spring break. Plus, one month closer to summer break! Holla. A […]

April 6, 2016

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One beautiful day in February, I met up my good friend Carrie Joy  of Carrie Joy Photo along with the sweet Michelle of Morning Light for another spring flower play date. Last spring when I first started Gold & Bloom, the three of us had ourselves a little shoot in a nearby park a few miles […]

Latest Blooms: Spring Bouquet Recipe

March 30, 2016

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Last month I had the pleasure of designing flowers for such a sweet and special couple. Leah and Daniel are the kind of people that walk into a room and it immediately brightens. What is really unique about their wedding flowers is that they mostly wanted greenery, with just a few blooms here and there. […]

March 20, 2016

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This morning I woke up to some super gorgeous photos in my inbox from Macy and Andrew’s New Year’s Eve wedding. Geneoh Photography did such a beautiful job capturing the joy and love of this day. The last time I had visited Foxhall Resort, it was with Lamar when we were searching for our own […]

New Year’s Eve Wedding at Foxhall

February 9, 2016

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Happy new year, loves! Yes, it’s still January, so we can still say “new year”, right? January has been extremely restful so far. I’ve basically forced myself to rest, because come mid february, I’m going to be running around like a crazy flower lady until…well, the end of wedding season (July).  The Good Wife has […]

January 27, 2016

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