The Big Wedding Planning Podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

184 episodes of The Big Wedding Planning Podcast since the first episode, which aired on November 1st, 2016.

  • # 183 - Wedding Weekend Planning

    February 19th, 2020  |  58 mins 42 secs
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    Today's guest; Jennifer and Kimberly both come to the event world from creative industries. Jennifer studied fashion in NYC at the Fashion Institute of NY, freelanced in Miami doing film and television and eventually returned to Michigan to join Kimberly in launching a company for someone else. When that didn’t quite pan out, the two sisters started their own event firm.

  • #182 Venue Owner Tell's All

    February 12th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
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    Welcome to the Big Wedding Planning Podcast, a show for anyone involved in planning a wedding. Dixie is a successful wedding industry pro in Georgia and a wealth of knowledge when it comes to opening and running your own wedding business. Dixie’s experience is particularly valuable because she has spent 10 years in the wedding industry as a venue owner & operator opened a bakery AND an event planning company ....so she's basically a powerhouse!

  • #181 The Wedding is Over. Now What?

    February 5th, 2020  |  1 hr 12 mins
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    Welcome to the Big Wedding Planning Podcast, a show for anyone involved in planning a wedding. On today's show Christy & Michelle discuss - Combatting after-wedding blues, dealing with the stuff post-wedding, what to do if your big day wasn’t ‘perfect'.

  • #180 You Ask, We Answer - 26

    January 29th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
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    Our monthly installment of You Ask, We Answer. Where we answer all sorts of questions from our listeners.

  • #179 Celebrate With Impact

    January 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
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    A nuptial maestro for a decade, José Rolon specializes in bringing comfort to a process that’s famously filled with tough decisions and mounting stress. After his time at the Foundry, a luxury wedding venue in NYC, José went out on his own with the goal of leveraging his storytelling and relationship building abilities to create emotional and visual experiences for his clients. His work has been celebrated with the Best of The Knot, New York Times, Essence Magazine, BRIDES, and New York Weddings. José lives in Brooklyn Heights with his three children, and as a single dad, has learned how to keep his cool under pressure.

  • #178 Wedding Etiquette and Protocol

    January 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 16 mins
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    Julian Leaver joins us today to talk wedding etiquette and answer some burning questions about the best way to plan, budget, and more.
    Wedding couples usually face their biggest challenge immediately after the excitement of their actual engagement wears off. They now know what needs to be done, but the how is not as certain. Julian Leaver’s expertise is in applying practical techniques to the basic tasks laid out for most couples on their standard wedding checklist.

  • #177 Heart on sleeve photography

    January 8th, 2020  |  47 mins 48 secs
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    Jonny MP is a heart on sleeve sort of guy who loves the emotion and feeling of a wedding day and it's those moments that matter and drive him to shoot 'heart on sleeve photos'. Jonny joins Michelle today to share his journey into becoming a wedding photographer, and his love for the love of it all.

  • #176 The Ceremony Layout

    January 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 10 mins
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    This is a learning episode! Today we are going to role-play our way through meeting with a month-of planner to perfect the ceremony layout! Everything from where to seat your guests, and how to format the processional.

  • #175 Happy Holidays! A Replay

    December 25th, 2019  |  53 mins 59 secs
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    We wish you all THE very best this holiday season. Soon we will be announcing a contest/giveaway. In the meantime, we thought you might like to listen to the very first YAWA-type episode. We had no idea this would become a TBWPP tradition.

  • #174 Heart-Centered Wedding Planning

    December 18th, 2019  |  1 hr 9 mins
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    Neillie Butler is a three-time cancer survivor. In 2009, she decided to start her own business, so she could serve people with her whole heart and do work that rewarded her in a meaningful way

  • #173 Let's talk about rentals

    December 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 12 mins
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    Today, Christy is joined by Heather Rouffe, Director of Sales and Partner of Atlas Event Rental, a full-service event rental company serving the Southern Florida market for over 30 years. Atlas has locations in Miami, Palm Beach, and Martin County. It was also recently named one of the top 30 rental companies in the United States by Special Events Magazine. Heather is a big believer that rentals can be for everyone, and can make your wedding look like how you imagine it, without having to break the bank or do all the research and treasure hunting all on your own.

  • #172 Telling Love Stories With Men's Vows

    December 4th, 2019  |  1 hr 22 mins
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    We had a blast chatting it up with Eduardo and Jason of Men's Vows. An online magazine dedicated to sharing advice and inspiration for gay weddings AND the first wedding directory exclusively for grooms!

  • #171 You Ask, We Answer - 25

    November 27th, 2019  |  1 hr 8 mins
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    It's that time of the month where we answer YOUR questions...cause we love you!

  • #170 Our 3 year anniversary!

    November 20th, 2019  |  1 hr 9 mins
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    We’re celebrating three years of The Big Wedding Planning Podcast this month. WHAT?! Three years of every Wednesday episodes. Three years of conversations, interviews, advice. We’ve answered your questions, we’ve interviewed over a 100 guests, and we’ve learned and shared so much! Wedding Planning is the business we are both in, and the podcast is a true labor of love. In the process of producing the podcast, we have bonded, our friendship has evolved, our outlook has evolved, and we have

  • #169 The advantages of a big DJ Company

    November 13th, 2019  |  1 hr 5 mins
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    Glenn Roush is the founder of LeForce Entertainment - a DJ company he and his wife Jennifer started out of their garage in Dallas, Texas. Over the past 9 years, Glen has grown his company to over 30 DJs and nearly 75 employees. Glenn and Jennifer have two young boys, two french bulldogs, and a passion for traveling. Glenn joins us today to talk about wedding entertainment, tips for the big day, and more.

  • #168 Two Religions. One Ceremony

    November 6th, 2019  |  1 hr 9 mins
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    Rupal and Brian met on Tinder, had their first date at the Movies in the Park, and clicked right away. After three years, they decided to tie the knot in a beautiful, fusion wedding. Rupal was born in India, Brian in Baltimore, and they both live in St Louis now. They share their experience having a fusion wedding, Indian/Hindu and American/Christian (Lutheran).