Love Notes

From the day I first spoke to Marie I knew she was going to make sure my wedding was everything I ever dreamed of! I booked Marie about a year out from our wedding for the day of planning services and at 9 months out we had our first call. At that time we discussed vendors I had booked and what I had done for the wedding. Marie was so attentive and reassured me of all my worries. In May we were faced with the loss of my mom and the uncertainty of proceeding with our November ceremony. After deciding we would still like to proceed, Marie jumped right into action reassuring me I was still ahead of schedule for all my wedding plans. About two months out we did a full walk through of our event space, I was able to share my vision and images of decor with Marie. She created a floor plan that made my huge space flow and large guest list feel comfortable during covid. Marie made me feel so sane on the roller coaster of wedding planning and I could not recommend anyone more attentive, passionate and kind to work with.

Marie's attention to detail made my day run smoothly and ultimately without her I would have totally been a bridezilla. Even my husband who said “we don’t need a planner” was thankful for how perfect everything went thanks to Marie and her team!

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BRANDI & TYLER

I started out my wedding planning journey fully convinced I did not need a Day of Coordinator. I am really organized, detail oriented, and wanted a backyard wedding feel. I thought I could do everything myself since I am so particular and I didn't want the vibe to feel like a super polished wedding. Then I talked to someone who got married at my venue, and she said the best thing she did was hire Marie as her day of coordinator. I was still convinced I didn't need one but decided to set up a phone call with Marie just to be sure. Within 2 minutes I was extremely overwhelmed by all the details I had not and would never have thought of and was ready to hand over the reins to Marie. 

Before the wedding day even came I was confident that hiring Marie was the best decision I made. She did so much more than just coordinate on the day of the wedding. She helped me talk through so many of my jumbled ideas, helped us with some last minute decorations, made some of the most detailed timelines my photographer said she had ever seen. and just made us feel like royalty all day. Her team was also amazing! We also loved Ariel, one of the people on Marie's team, so much. She was so helpful and even jumped in to do one of the flower girl's hair when she saw we were running behind schedule. 

I cannot recommend Marie enough! Our wedding guests also noticed how great she was and kept telling me how lucky I got hiring her! 

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CHELSEA & RYAN

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JESSICA & TIMOTHY

Marie was the best investment we made into our special day. From the beginning, she put us at ease and we had complete confidence in her. Marie has fantastic attention to detail and a keen ability to manage all the aspects of the wedding planning process, including the planning timeline and our workflow as the bride and groom. 
 

Not only was Marie easy to work with, a great communicator, and the most reliable vendor we worked with, she also is kind, caring, and empathetic - someone you certainly want by your side on the most important day of your life.

EMILY & WILLIAM

I cannot begin to express how impressed we were with Marie and her team. Our wedding could not have been as amazing as it was without them. Right off the bat, Marie was extremely helpful in the planning process. She answered all the questions we had, ensured we had everything covered, was always there when we needed her, and was extremely detail oriented. She made sure that she understood our vision for our big day and went above and beyond in making our dream a reality. Marie and her team were so kind and hardworking and we could not thank them enough for all that they did for us leading up to the wedding and on the day of. If I could give her 100 out of 5 stars I would in a heartbeat. You can tell that Marie truly cares about those she works with and puts her heart into what she does. If you have a chance to work with her, please jump at the opportunity. You will not be disappointed!

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MEGAN & DONNY

We cannot say enough good things about Marie. I will be honest, when I thought about wedding planning a wedding planner was a nice idea but a nonessential, but Marie shifted my perspective on that ENTIRELY. She’s the type of planner you want to make SURE you have. Marie went above and beyond anything I imagined. She got every single detail of the day down beforehand including what we wanted to eat from our buffet and what flavor cupcakes and what drinks, so we didn’t have to lift a finger. I attended a wedding recently and it made me ALL the more thankful for Marie (which I didn’t even think was possible because we’re already so thankful for her) because I realized just how much she took care of! My husband and I said over and over that we felt like we were just crowd-surfed through the day! We didn’t have a single care in the world because Marie took care of it and all we felt was LOVE. I didn’t even remember my timeline day of and everything flowed without a hitch. Our families also adored her because of how prepared, professional and on top of everything she was and have been recommending her like crazy ever since our wedding day.

I started my search for a Day of Coordinator over a year prior to my September 2019 wedding. Since I am often labeled a planner, I assumed I really only needed someone to show up the day of the wedding to hold a clipboard and run through my day that I had spent almost two years planning. On my first call with Marie I was amazed by her professionalism and her knowledge of weddings with only a few under her belt. Her price was extremely reasonable and I felt a level of trust you don’t always get with wedding vendors.

 

Throughout the next year Marie reached out every month to check in on things and gather details so that I wasn’t bombarded right before my wedding with a million questions. In the five months leading up to the wedding we met with Marie in-person twice and every time I liked her more and was reassured on our choice to have her as our coordinator. I also soon realized the amount of work that planning a wedding and coordinating with so many vendors is – Without Marie I probably would’ve been a mess. She came by our venue a few months out to get a lay of the land and really educated my husband and I on things we overlooked – even down to helping when we made a bad decision on rehearsal dinner location.

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Tyler & Nick

The day of our wedding, all of my vendors knew where and when to be there because Marie had called everyone prior to the wedding and gave each vendor a detailed timeline of the day. She dealt with a vendor who caused some issues by not complying with the plan. She kept her composure, handled the situation, and kept me calm (which isn’t always easy to do). She spent hours the day leading up to my wedding helping me decorate and went over and above on clean up that night.

 

Overall, I can’t thank Marie enough for the amount of effort she put into my wedding. She was critical to the day going so smoothly even with the bumps we experienced. She allowed my husband and I to have such a wonderful day without any stress and let us be at ease knowing we had so much confidence in her.

 

It’s rare for a wedding vendor to go beyond what’s in the strict outline of a contract, but please know that Marie is going to do everything within her power to make sure your wedding day is perfect, regardless if it’s written out. She takes her job seriously and she is extremely passionate about what she does. You will not regret hiring Marie to help with your wedding!

We absolutely loved working with Marie. She is amazing at problem solving on the spot. Anytime something came up, she didn’t stress out, she just calmly came up with a solution. She is incredibly sweet and feels like a friend but at the same time is able to be firm when she needs to be. She was right there when we needed something, but otherwise let us totally enjoy our day. She is incredibly detailed and meticulous in her planning. Along the way, she would send me updated to do lists so I knew exactly what needed to get done and when it needed to be done by. She broke down the overwhelming wedding planning process into bite sized pieces that we could manage. She helped me build and manage our budget, and she even helped us organize our décor before the wedding day. She asked me so many questions to make sure that we got the exact wedding that we wanted. We could really feel how much she cared about her job, and how much she wanted us to have an incredible experience. She helped us pull off our dream wedding day, and I recommend her to everyone I meet!

Anna & GuiLHERME

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Baby MCinTyre

What an incredible Baby-Q we had for my daughter and her husband!  Marie did a phenomenal job planning from beginning to end.  All we had to do was share our vision and watch it come to life!  The research that she did provided us with options that fit our budget while weaving all the details into our Baby-Q theme!  The guests had a great time and we were able to relax and enjoy our family and friends as we celebrated together. I am thankful we had Marie on our team and highly recommend hiring her to take the lead in planning celebrations to make the most of life’s treasured moments!

- Paige Kesler-Belcher

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Rebecca & Greg

Marie was a godsend! I would recommend her to anyone planning their wedding!  My husband and I were blessed to have Marie as our day-of coordinator for our June 23rd wedding and she was impeccable! I never thought I needed a coordinator when we began the planning process. Now I can’t imagine having survived the day without Marie. During such an overwhelming and exciting time in our lives, she was there to help us plan, organize, and execute our special day.  She flawlessly handled communication with every vendor starting one month prior to the wedding.  She asked for and respected our opinions and perfectly executed the exact look we envisioned for both the ceremony and reception.  I have never been a part of such a well-organized event.  Every detail was planned and assigned from set-up to clean-up. If we needed anything throughout the day, Marie was our go-to person. She was quick to handle any situation that arose. Marie allowed us and our families to truly be able to enjoy the day with no worries.  We are so very grateful to have had Marie as a part of our special day!