Sandy’s Weddings in Vieques Blog

Vieques Island’s Bioluminescent Bay Is Back and Brighter than Ever – Guest Blog by Island Aficionado Janice-the-Intern

One of the most beautiful wonders of nature in the entire world is located on the tiny island of Vieques, off the far eastern tip of Puerto Rico. This tropical island is surrounded by a lot of history, beautiful beaches, great food and one of the most amazing things you can see in the entire […]

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A Wedding Planner’s 4 Tips for Success for “Kids These Days” – Guest Blog by Account Executive Kelsi Welch

I am going to go ahead and say what everyone is thinking – what is the deal with kids these days? As a recent college graduate who was hired by my current employer very shortly after receiving my diploma, even I don’t get it. Recent graduates and undergraduates in search of internships lack ambition, tact, […]

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Courtney Lenane and Ryan Nieland (August 2014)

My husband and I are from Iowa and we thought a destination wedding to Vieques would be perfect for us.  We had never been to the island and knew absolutely nothing about Vieques other than it was breathtakingly beautiful.  We decided to get married at the W Retreat and Spa – without a wedding planner. […]

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DISCOUNT ALERT!!! 20% Off All Fall “Keep It Simple” Packages Booked in August!!!

Hey Brides and Grooms! It’s almost back-to-school time, and now matter how old you are, you know that you’re still in that same mentality. For a lot of newly engaged couples, it gives them that kick in the butt they need to FINALLY nail down their wedding date and get that ball rolling. If you’ve […]

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RHONJ Recap by Sandy for Monsters & Critics — Reality TV Snark at Its Finest!

Do you watch the “Real Housewives of New Jersey?” Last night was ridiculous. Turns out Jim isn’t even known to the prosecutors who are going after Juicy Joe, and everybody throwing down, pulling hair, gossiping and making threats. Check it out here! Enjoy! Sandy

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4 Secret Tips to Success with Your DIY Wedding Schedule – Guest Blog by Janice-the-Intern

All the months of planning, stress-headaches and difficult decisions have come to an end even if you’ve planned your own wedding. The most important day of your life has finally arrived and it’s critical to have a schedule written in advance to keep everybody (you, your wedding party and your vendors) on track. Normally, writing […]

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Beautiful Video Vignette of a Vieques Elopement for Another Fabulous Couple!

Hi Everybody! Love this short video of Kelly Woodard and Bo Neely’s intimate wedding ceremony on Sun Bay in Vieques on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Check it out – it will give you warm fuzzies! Happy wedding planning! Sandy

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Do You Love or Hate Long Breaks Between the Wedding and Reception? Get the Breakdown from a Pro! Sandy’s Blog in The Huffington Post

Happy Friday Everybody! Some of you are getting ready to attend weddings this weekend, and some of you may have some time to kill between the ceremony and reception. Why do they do that and is it a good idea, or a bad one? Check out my blog in The Huffington Post for the reasons […]

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Where Did “Trash the Dress” Come From and How Does It Work? Guest Blog by McKenzie-the-Intern

Hi there! Love it when my interns do research for their blogs and I learn something new editing them. McKenzie’s not joking – I’m not sure we’ve had a dress leave this island intact yet this summer. This trend is here to stay… at least for awhile. But if anybody gets near my Richard Glasgow […]

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Don’t Play – Things Can Go Wrong with Planning a Destination Wedding – Sandy’s Blog on BRIDES about Preparing for the Worst!

Hi brides and grooms! We’ve never had a catastrophe, but we’ve had some close calls. That’s why it’s so important to have a wedding planner to help sort out the little hiccups that you encounter when you’re planning. If you don’t know much about your destination, it can be tricky. Check out my Brides blog […]

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