The Benefits of the First Look Photo

 The Benefits of First Look Photos: First Look photos save time during the reception. This allows important shots of the couple to be taken in advance and allows for more time to spend with friends and family. It provides more intimacy for the couple. Rather than seeing each other for the first time at the

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+ June 25th, 2018 in Bride and Groom, Wedding, Weddings

Brett & Jeff’s Wedding at The Old Sugar Mill

Today I am reminiscing about Jeff & Brett’s Wedding that I was able to coordinator at the Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg, CA roughly 4 years ago.   This handsome couple had desire’s to just have a great time with their family and friends. There focus was on simply celebrating their union. It was a honor

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+ June 14th, 2018 in Wedding, Weddings

Wedding at Grand Island Mansion

It was a gorgeous day at Grand Island Mansion for Stefany &  Raymond’s wedding. The setting was gorgeous as well as the couple’s decorative vision for their special day. We were honored to be part of helping them to coordinate their Wedding Day!  This couple took the best of  each of their cultural wedding traditions

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+ June 12th, 2018 in Wedding, Weddings

Home Sweet Home

We, at Cain Event Planning, had the honor of assisting the beautiful bride Tram turn her parents beautiful estate into the ultimate wedding venue. The lawn was converted into the ceremony site and one of the driveways into the reception site complete with a dance floor. Having the wedding at her parents home, gave Tram

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+ May 29th, 2018 in Bride and Groom, Wedding, Weddings

Behind the scenes

I have always said “if only people followed me around all day at a wedding”.  While most people even the Bride only see the the outcome of the wedding most people don’t actually see what happens behind the scenes. From Checking in vendors, to decorating tables with linens, centerpieces, menu cards, chargers, and more. There

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Candles is all you need

If you want to create a intimate  romantic wedding ceremony with minimal expense one sure fire way to hinten the ambiance in the room is to use candles. Lots of candles in the room creates a illuminated lighting effect which can really make the most basic set up look amazing.   Need help or ideas

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+ May 17th, 2018 in Bride and Groom, Wedding, Weddings

Marriage License- Wedding Planning Tips

Stay prepared! Before you walk down the aisle, have your wedding coordinator or officiant place your marriage license in your bridal suite or the room you will be going back into following the ceremony. Have it placed in visible site with the pen waiting for your immediate signatures. As soon as you enter back in

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When Should I Send Out Wedding Invitations?

Wedding invitations should be sent out 6-8 weeks in advance. If many of your guest have to travel from out of state consider sending out Save The Date cards in advance to ensure they can plan ahead.  You may also want to create a Wedding Website.  A Wedding Website will provide your guest with valuable

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Top 4 reasons on why you should hire a Wedding Planner

Top 4 reasons on why you should hire a wedding planner   Reason number one for a stress free enjoyable wedding experience. No running around in your wedding dress decorating the venue or talking calls from your venue that needs parking directions. Your Wedding Planner will be onsite to handle your set up needs or

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Wedding Planning Budget Tips

When planning weddings or events it is very important to include an estimated service charge and tax in your calculations for event cost. Often times when people are planning events they only think about the hard cost. The cost of the venue, the food, the entertainment, decorations, ect. What people often forget to include in

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