Category Archives: DIY

For brides planning weddings which require an overnight hotel stay, this is something cheap and extremely thoughtful to consider for your guests: A homemade goody bag! As guests checked into the Hotel Roanoke, they received a goody bag, complete with a fresh warm cookie. Now THAT is service!! Their personalized bag included things like : […]

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Alright future brides, listen up. Here is the scene: the ceremony is breathtaking. Dad tears up and the bride glides down the aisle smoother than Kristi Yamaguchi winning the gold. Everything is a fairy tale… and then come the followup family portraits. Family portraits are—how shall I say it politely… pretty much always a cluster, […]

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The time we spent volunteering at Palmar Tent Lodge went a little like this: Wake up, go for a stroll, bartend/greet new guests, enjoy the sun, talk to Bob the parrot, and in between these tasks, we’d do some awesome DIY projects for the lodge. One of my favorites was making new drinking glasses for […]

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