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31 Oct

Inside Advice from our Venue at the Grove Tribe

When you are about to tie the knot, it’s inevitable to get caught up in the process. We asked our Venue at the Grove Tribe for their best advice for our future couples and their guidance was so spot on! We recommend reading their words of wisdom and remembering it when your wedding bells ring! […]

26 Sep

Wedding Day ‘Forget Me Nots’

Planning your wedding can be hectic, so it is important to choose an experienced team. To make planning easier on our couples, we have sat down and collected the most commonly missed items. Photography By: Ryan Nicole Photography Sparklers: Who doesn’t love a special exit?! We sure do! Although everyone plans on ending their night […]

20 Aug

Create your Wedding to be Instagrammable and Unforgettable

It’s safe to say that everyone is looking to stand out when it comes to their wedding day. You want your wedding to be the wedding, the one that tops the rest, the one where you are a celebrity!  Let’s be honest, nothing is better than seeing your loved ones enjoying themselves, your personalized hashtag […]

30 Jun

4 Reasons You Shoud Consider First Look Photos

Traditionally there is a lot of superstition surrounding the bride and groom seeing each other before their wedding ceremony. Most of this comes from a time when arranged marriages were common. However, times have changed, and many couples are opting to take “first look” photos prior to their ceremony. What are “first look” photos? They […]

21 Jun

Top 5 Things Wedding Guests Care About {And 5 Things They Don’t}

I don’t want my wedding guests to have any fun at our wedding. . . said NO bride and groom EVER! From the moment you start planning your wedding, your guests enjoyment will be part of your decision making process. If you are in the beginning stages of your planning, this post is for you. […]

31 May

5 Ways To Keep It Cool

Let’s face it. . . Arizona is hot. . . and pretty much any day from May – September is going to be toasty. Luckily, most of us “Phoenicians” are used to it and embrace it, but you may have out of town guests that may sing a different tune. Luckily, our picturesque venue in […]

30 Apr

Mama Deserves Brunch!

As we turn the corner from April into May it’s time to start thinking about all the mom and mom-figures out there! Just in case you don’t have it marked down on your calendar, Mother’s Day is May 13th. This is a day to show the mom or mom-figure in your life how much you […]

13 Apr

Spring Floral Crown Inspiration

Flowers are blooming, our pecan trees are filling out, and the birds are chirping. . . . it must be spring! It’s a busy time of year around these parts, but certainly one of our favorite times of year. Back to back weddings makes us happy, and we love seeing so many sweet couples, and […]

20 Mar

Easter Brunch in the Grove

I walked into Target yesterday and a sign read “13 Days until Easter.” What?! How is this even possible? The Spring holiday really snuck up on me this year. Luckily, Venue at the Grove has you covered! This is one of our favorite events of the year. . . and this year, on Sunday, April […]

13 Feb

Top 10 LOVE Quote Printables

Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day, a day to celebrate love. And whether you celebrate the “Hallmark” holiday or not, today’s blog is a round up of LOVE printables, which are perfect for a Valentine’s Day gift, engagement gift, wedding gift, or anniversary gift. Source I recently just purchased this printable for above my bed, and before […]