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Category Archives: Food

Wedding Trends 2016: Past, Present, Future

NACE Wedding Trends never disappoints – we are truly wowed year after year, and this year was no exception.  For the event’s 10th anniversary, the theme was Past, Present, Future with a “Past Museum” showcasing vignettes from previous years’ events.  Celebrity wedding planner Mindy Weiss was the hilarious guest speaker, and the amazing after-party featured … Continue reading Wedding Trends 2016: Past, Present, Future

Modern Luxury Brides Event

Modern Luxury Brides magazine hosted a gorgeous evening at The Dunlavy this past Wednesday, and Lela and Heather were able to attend.  Stunning decor, delicious bites, and a lively photo booth are always crowd-pleasers in our book. Be sure to check out our latest ad in the mag!  

Happy Veterans Day!

Thank you for all who have served our country, especially this handsome guy! Mr. George, Heather’s Father We enjoyed a lovely Veterans Day themed networking luncheon today at Hodge Podge Lodge.  Check out the sweetest details in the photos below. I especially love these love letter cookies!

Weddings in Houston – 70’s Style

Lela was able to attend Wedding in Houston‘s event last week at La Colombe D’or – 70’s style!  Here are some snaps from her night at the disco.    

Modern Luxury Bride June 2015 Issue

Last week Heather’s Glen staffers toasted the new Modern Luxury Brides June 2015 issue at Artisans Restaurant.  We enjoyed gold-flaked champagne, foie gras (a first for me!), and other French treats while we networked the sunny evening away.  

Houston NACE Wedding Trends 2015

I unfortunately had to miss last year’s event, because at 8 months pregnant, I was under strict doctor’s self’s orders to bedrest as much as I could.  (What? My feet hurt, okay?)  This year, we were especially excited to be back at Houston NACE Wedding Trends – a fabulous night unveiling all of the industry’s … Continue reading Houston NACE Wedding Trends 2015

Brunch Weddings

Weddings don’t HAVE to be dinner and dancing at 7pm on a Saturday night.  They can be BRUNCH and dancing at 11am on Saturday morning!  Often a more relaxed event, brunch includes the best a summer or spring morning has to offer: seersucker suits, sunny days, and of course, breakfast into the afternoon! Mimosas garnished … Continue reading Brunch Weddings

A Case for Edible Wedding Favors

After four years of working in weddings, I have come to a conclusion about favors: if you opt to have them, they should be an edible treat.  Whether it be an elaborate candy station or a simple package of mints, a little something to be enjoyed now or later is much more practical than, you know, … Continue reading A Case for Edible Wedding Favors

Engagement Chicken

Is Engagement Chicken an urban legend? I can’t really answer that. A fashion editor at Glamour magazine developed the recipe and passed it to a co-worker in 1982. The coworker made the dish for her boyfriend, and he proposed within a month. Other women in the office got their hands on the recipe, and three … Continue reading Engagement Chicken

Christmas Love and Heart-Shaped Cinammon Buns!

I hope that you all had a very Merry Christmas yesterday!  We sure did, but now it’s back to the grind to prepare for all of the brides who are getting engaged over the holidays.  Could this include you, hmm?  We’d love to hear about it if you got engaged during the Christmas season!  My … Continue reading Christmas Love and Heart-Shaped Cinammon Buns!