Scott and I became husband and wife on 7.22.2011 and it was the best day of our lives! We spent exactly a year planning the big day, and it turned out absolutely perfect.

Hesington Wedding Photo

Would we have changed much about it? Not really! We’re so pleased with how everything turned out I dedicated an entire page to it.

Wedding Recaps

Getting Ready





Unity Ceremonies

My Parents

Cocktail Hour

Catering + Cake

Reception Traditions

Reception Entertainment

Rock the Dress Photo Shoot

Wedding Vendor Recap

Our Wedding Day in a Video Short:

Heather & Scott’s SugarPop Short from SugarPop Films on Vimeo.

How did we get there? A WHOLE LOT of planning!

Wedding Planning

Our Stories + Proposal:

More Than Anyone

How He Popped the Question

Scott’s First Guest Post

HBSH Monogrammed Tattoos


{letting it all sink in, before the real plans started.}

Our Engagement Party: Scott Re-Proposes

P.R.E.P. for Marriage Classes

Wedding Show

Starting to Plan

Engagement Photos!

Monthly Updates:

{Check-ins, videos and suggested monthly TO-DO checklists.}

November Check-In

Taking a Night Off

7 Months Away

6 Month Mark

5 Months To Go

4 Months To Go Vlog

2 Months To Go

30 Days and Counting


{What kept me sane during the planning process.}

 DIY Wedding Notebook

My Top 10 Wedding Planning Sites

Wedding Hints + Previews:

{Series I created to give my guests (and followers) hints about decor, projects and special touches.}

Wedding Hint #1

Wedding Hint #2

Wedding Hint #3

Wedding Hint #4

Wedding Hint #5

Wedding Hint #6

Wedding Hint #7

Wedding Hint #8

Wedding Hint #9

Wedding Hint #10

Sneak Preview: Our Venue

Vendor Searches, Big TO-DOs + Bookings:

{Our experience searching and booking our A-Team of vendors.}

Mission: Cake Tasting

Catering Comparison

Booking our DJ

Catering Menu Tasting

Gift Registries: Double Check

More Than Just Flowers

Wedding Day Accessories:

{Gifts and accessories that made our day OUR day.}

Bride (+ Groom) Hangers

Searching for Wedding Ring Bling

My Wedding Day Look:

{What I wore to walk down the isle.}

Wedding Day Lashes

Save the Dates/Invitations:

{Save the Dates, customized stamps and hand made Invitations.}

Engagement Photos Preview

Guest List, Addresses & Save the Dates: OH MY!

Customized HBSH Stamps

Save the Date Photo

Our HBSH Wedding Invitations


Holy Decor

DIY Aisle Decorations

Wedding Projects:

{Customized Monogram + DIY arts & crafts.}

Official HBSH Wedding Monogram

 DIY Wedding Notebook

DIY Bridal Party Tanks

DIY Aisle Decorations: Paper Lanterns

DIY Handfasting Cord

Bedazzling my Wedding Shoes

Guest Seating Chart Game

HBSH Video Interview & Slideshow

Bridal Party

How to Select Your Bridesmaids

My Bestie, My Bridesmaid: Lauren Heather

Being a Maid of Honor: Brittany’s Wedding

Bridesmaid Dresses Are Here

Bridesmaid Dates

Ashley’s Bachelorette Weekend

Ring Bearer + a Flowermaid

Finding the Perfect Tuxes

DIY Bridal Party Tanks

Pre-Wedding Celebrations:

My Bachelorette Weekend

Funny Bridal Shower Video

My Bridal Shower

Bridal Party Outing, Pedi Party + Rehearsal Dinner


All About the Ceremony

Adding the Irish & Scottish Touch


Guest Seating Chart Game



{A week in paradise: San Jose, Guanacaste + the cloud forest of Monteverde, Costa Rica.}

Our Honeymoon Album

Honeymoon Preview

We’re Married!

Our Costa Rican Honeymoon

Our Costa Rican Honeymoon…continued

Our Honeymoon Album & Video Reel

After the Wedding:

Changing Your Last Name

1 Month Anniversary