An Intern’s Perspective

Hello! Intern Ashley here! In March, I decided to do my summer internship experience with Jenn and her company Knot Your Average Events. I thought this would be a great way to dig deeper into the event industry. After 7 weeks, I have finally completed all of my hours....
Baby It’s HOT Outside

Baby It’s HOT Outside

For some couples only summer dates work with their family/friends and their work schedules so avoiding warmer months is enviable.  However, there are multiple ways you can keep cool while planning a summer wedding.  Just always be considerate of your guests and your...
Bat Mitzvah

Bat Mitzvah

Hello! Intern Ashley here! I recently got the opportunity to work a Bat Mitzvah! It was such a fun experience and celebration. Bat mitzvah is Hebrew for “daughter of commandment.” When a Jewish girl turns 13, she has all the rights and obligations of a Jewish adult,...
Backyard Weddings are NO JOKE but are AMAZING

Backyard Weddings are NO JOKE but are AMAZING

Hello! Intern Ashley here! I got the chance to work my first private backyard wedding. This was a completely different experience than the last wedding I worked, which was at a venue. The first big difference I noticed was how much more set has to be done. At a venue,...
2022 Summer Intern

2022 Summer Intern

Hello! My name is Ashley Bagby. I am a rising senior at the University of North Carolina Greensboro, and will be graduating in May of 2023 with a degree in Parks and Recreation Management. I am a former student of Jenn’s (I took her Meeting and Event Planning and...
Prepare Yourself to Attend a Wedding Show

Prepare Yourself to Attend a Wedding Show

Are you planning a wedding or a honeymoon?  Are you feeling overwhelmed from all of the details and options?  Is crowdsourcing on social media leading you long list of information and vendors that do not meet your needs because your request was not detailed to fit...