The Bench Wedding | McCormick Home Ranch | Paul & Rachel

Planning. Budgeting. Executing. We’ve now been in our bride’s shoes (Badgley Mischka’s to be exact!), on the other side of the lens, planned and executed a wedding! It’s official (nearly 5 months official), Rachel and Paul are married!!! When our brides say planning a wedding is a full time job on it’s own, we now […]

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Channel Island Harbor Rehearsal Dinner | The Bench Wedding

A Channel Island Harbor rehearsal dinner. A year and half ago, I watched my now son-in-law Paul, ask my husbands permission for our daughters hand in marriage, and captured their Big Sur Proposal. From that day, leading up to now, I’ve watched them plan their dream wedding. After four trips to their southern California venue, […]

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Bridal Shower Ideas | How to Plan an Amazing Bridal Shower | Rachel’s Bridal Shower

Rachel’s bridal shower was something I had thought about from the moment she said yes! I wanted something well thought out, details galore, with all our close family and friends, yet affordable. I wanted, well, everything. That’s not too much to ask, right? I’ll be the first to admit I put too much pressure on […]

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A 2016 Recap of Dreams Made & Goals Reached

Each and every year, Rachel and I sit down and physically write out our dreams and goals for the following year. Goals are things we will accomplish in life and business, with devoted time, energy, and will power. Dreams are different, and we’re talking big dreams. Like last year we had dreamed of one day […]

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Cranberry Muletide Cocktail Recipe

The holidays are a fun, relaxing time of year. We love any excuse to host a get together, pajama party, cookie exchange, secret Santa… you name it! This year we had so much fun partnering with Pour Girl Bartending (and nearly a dozen other local vendors!), and created three signature cocktails perfect for holiday parties! This […]

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Our Brand New Website & Blog

We cannot believe this day is finally here! Cue the confetti and dance party! Today not only are we sharing our new website and blog with then entire world, we’re sharing our NEW NAME! The end of the year calls for out with the old, and in with the new! We are so very proud […]

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