Revisiting the 2022 Wedding Planner Strategy Session





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On November 30th, 2022 an intimate group of Wedding Planners gathered in Newport, Rhode Island for the first Wedding Planner Strategy Session in preparation for 2023. The focus of this half-day meeting was to bring together like-minded individuals who want to better their businesses through education, discussion, and collaboration. It was the perfect opportunity to […]

Coaching, Vendors, Wedding Planner Strategy Session, Weddings

February 9, 2023

Revisiting the 2022 Wedding Planner Strategy Session

On February 1st, 2023 we unveiled a completely new look for our website featuring a sleek, modern design and elevated branding.  The overall goal was for our web presence to authentically represent our enlightened approach to full-service planning, showcase our past luxury weddings and events, and share details surrounding our service offerings.  We just love the elegant […]

Business Updates

February 1, 2023

Welcome to the new home of Eventlightenment Planning!

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 8) I realize that the first season of How To Event focused on pandemic planning, but COVID and the pandemic haven’t stopped being relevant in our everyday lives, so for this final installment of Season 2 I want to revisit this topic.  I’ll be discussing some of the current trends […]

Pandemic Planning, Podcast Notes, Weddings

February 26, 2022

Keeping Up with COVID: Current Event Trends

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 7) This week, we are focusing on one of my personal favorite topics – timeline creation! A timeline sounds like it might be a simple piece of the puzzle, but it is crucial to the success of your event. Depending on the scope of your event, your timeline may be […]

Event Planning, Planning Tips, Podcast Notes, Weddings

February 1, 2022

The Final Countdown: Event Timeline Creation

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 6) This week, we are focusing on the basics of menu design and I’ll be highlighting a few tips and tricks to keep in mind as you build your menu. The main steps to take when crafting your menu are: Now that you know the basic system for choosing your […]

Menu Design, Weddings

January 28, 2021

Calling All Foodies: How to ‘Wow’ Guests with Menu Design

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 5) This week, I’m focusing on the more creative and personal side of planning via event design. Event designers focus on the overall event aesthetic and help bring creative vision to life. The design of an event may incorporate everything from decor, theme, or layouts. This means that as you […]

Event Design, Event Planning, Planning Tips, Podcast Notes, Weddings

October 21, 2020

Making A Masterpiece: The Ins & Outs of Event Design

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