Tags archives: san francisco

  • San Francisco Bay Area | March, 2017

  • March! Champagne, museums, the symphony, and a couple gardens. See my local travelogues below. Cheers! Champagne date with Rachael, Amanda, & Bri.Bouquets to Art at the deYoung Museum: a variety of floral designers create their own installations inspired by the art in the museum. [...]
  • Floral Expressions Stationery

  • What happens to wedding flowers after the event? You might enjoy the centerpieces for a while or dry out the bridal bouquet, but most of it ends up in the compost pile, never to be seen again. I was approached by Cast Paper Art, a company based in St. Louis, to see if I might pass along an alternati[...]
  • San Francisco Bay Area | February, 2017

  • Travelogues from around the Bay Area, February, 2017. We kick it off with a multi-birthday celebration at Leo's Oyster Bar!Favorite.Tuesdays Together San Francisco, a gathering of creative entrepreneurs.Ruth Bancroft Garden in Walnut Creek.Giant aloe plants! Mom for scale. [...]
  • Laura & Steve | Silver Moon Heirloom Wedding Album

  • I am always excited to see my clients' weddings in their final form, as these beautiful heirloom albums. In this digital age, it's extra special to be able to hold your memories in a tangible format, and I like imagining couples flipping through their books for years to come.For Laura and Steve,[...]
  • Hiring A Wedding Planner: A Chat with Ruby and Rose

  • I am always thrilled when my couples hire a great planner for their wedding. A great wedding planner can oversee all the details of the day and ensure that everything runs smoothly, and it often makes a huge difference, especially for those of us who work on everything behind the scenes. I sat down [...]
  • Presidio Venue Showcase

  • The Presidio is such a special area in San Francisco. It's a national park spanning the entire northwestern corner of the city, and it comprises forests, beach, nature trails, and several gorgeous wedding venues. In short, it's one of my favorite things about the city. I was thrilled to be asked bac[...]
  • San Francisco Bay Area | November, 2016

  • Snapshots from my Bay Area adventures this past November.A little shadow play at Little Gem. Tai Chi Jian Bing.Scouting Jordan Winery for a surprise proposal! Always lovely to take a little Napa retreat. We picked up some goodies from the Dry Creek General Store and headed[...]
  • Museum Hack at the de Young

  • "Imagine your drunk best friend," said Casey, " crossed with a well-researched museum docent." So described the kind of tone promised by Museum Hack in its alternative, modern museum tours. I was excited to test out one of these "Un-Highlights" tours when they offered me a pair of media tickets. Gra[...]
  • Portrait Party | February, 2017

  • I've brought back my Portrait Parties! This was the third party in the series after a long hiatus from last year. The idea is very simple: I gather a small group of people, we throw ourselves a little party, and I take portraits of everyone. Each participant contributes to the party too, and we all [...]