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The WELLNESS REMODEL

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You're going to love this bright brand session focused on holistic wellness: food, exercise, and spirituality.

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alice & Steven

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Browse this recent wedding with gorgeous florals and a stunning European-inspired venue: The Olana.

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I was absolutely overjoyed when Kori had asked me to be her wedding planner! I met Kori in my college days at California State University Northridge. We were a part of the same sorority, Delta Zeta, but we really connected and clicked when we started a bi-weekly coffee date where we would catch up and […]

Kori + Jhauvy

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April 30, 2020

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La Jolla, California I had a blast coordinating Chelsea and Brian’s beautiful winter wedding in La Jolla, CA. Chelsea and Brian were referred to me by my previous clients – Lauren and Patrick. Brian was a baseball player throughout college, and he and Patrick played together both at UCLA and in the Major Leagues, too. […]

Chelsea + Brian

Weddings & Events

April 15, 2020

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Lauren and Patrick’s wedding at Triunfo Creek in Agoura Hills, CA was the sentimental and special day we had all been waiting for. Lauren and Patrick are high school sweethearts, and had been together for ten years before deciding to tie the knot! Also, I will say that this day was all the more memorable […]

Lauren + Patrick

Weddings & Events

April 15, 2020

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Ready for a funny story? Okay. I’ll tell you! I was working for Taryn Leach (the best) about five years ago. She had sent me to run an engagement party, and she had sent me without much instruction. I had two primary responsibilities. The first, and most important, was to provide anxiety relief to the […]

Lindsay + Christopher

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April 15, 2020

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“running” into myself In 2018, I ran three half marathons – not to say that I just got off the couch and started running one day. At this point, I took a lot of indoor cycling classes and hadn’t actually gone on a jog since high school soccer. Even then, my teammates were well aware […]

How Running Found Me

Running

April 15, 2020

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“Let’s do a marathon in Hawaii!” – I said “It’ll be fun!” – I said I have just returned from my five-day Hawaiian getaway, which included a quick little tropical marathon for me. I have been stirring for some time in what my next marathon would be. In early July, I made the commitment to […]

Kaua’i Marathon #2

Running

April 15, 2020

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“Someone Actually Married My Brother” So here we have it, someone did it. Someone actually married my brother.  On a beautiful Friday in June, 83 friends and family traveled to beautiful Cabo San Lucas to celebrate, drink, and be very very merry. There is an element of novelty associated with being at a faraway destination with […]

Mike + Kelly

Weddings & Events

April 15, 2020

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finish line – santa monica pier On January first, I started my training program. After my last half marathon in October, I took running off until mid-December, as I knew training would be constant. Starting January first, I started running 2-4 miles about 2-4 times a week. I gradually started adding more miles to my […]

First Marathon – Los Angeles

Personal, Running

April 15, 2020

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a Tyni Fairy Tale My friendship with Megan began during our undergrad. I had the privilege of getting to know Megan through the world of being Delta Zeta presidents. Many nights, we would be up on the phone talking, elongating car rides so that we could continue our deep conversations and discussions of our shared […]

Megan + Travis

Weddings & Events

April 14, 2020

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The Los Angeles Marathon 2020; last 26 miles at age 26 The Los Angeles Marathon, which was my third marathon, was one for the books. After completing the Kaua’i Marathon over Labor Day weekend, I was feeling extremely defeated. That marathon was tough for me in more ways than one, and it challenged me in […]

Third Marathon – Hometown Tour

Personal, Running

April 14, 2020