Valentine’s Day ~ Up Your Game <3

So today is Valentine’s Day…whether you will be celebrating alone or with a special someone we put together some fun ideas to up your game  that we think you will love

Herb, flower and fruit enhanced ice cubes – can make any drink super pretty.

Beautiful ice cubes – so sexy and fun!


Perfect for the little kids in your life, these thumb print heart mason jars are sure to put a smile on your Valentine’s face….and so easy to make.

Show the love with these Thumbprint Mason Jars


Celebrating with a group?  Why not have a mimosa bar?  This is super easy and a great way to Up Your Game. Super easy what you’ll need:

Champagne, Variety of juices, Fruit, Glasses and Jars/Carafes

And don’t forget some cute decor….like this one from



If baking is your thing, try these amazing Red Velvet Brownies, pretty, festive and yummy from


Another kid-friendly idea from Heart-Shaped Pizza!  We love this idea, many of us have kids and with Valentine’s Day falling in the middle of the week it’s hard to get out and celebrate.  So your kids (and you) will love this simple and easy dinner.


Celebrating your last Valentine’s Day as an engaged couple? Love coffee?  These mugs are perfect!  From Etsy.



Whether you are celebrating alone, with your kids, with your significant other or however you celebrate we want to wish everyone a Happy Valentine’s Day.  We hope that everyone gets some yummy chocolate, coffee or whatever your little heart desires.

Until next time

Heidi, Meg, Grace, and Dee Dee


An AMAYzing Month is in Store | Always and Forever Wedding Planning and Coordination

This year is really flying by, we can hardly believe it is may already!  This month marks a huge milestone for Always and Forever, it is our 12th season planning and coordinating weddings and events in Connecticut, NYC and the MA areas.  It also so happens that we have some AMAYzing initiatives that we get to announce as well!!

This month we will be rolling out our new website – FINALLY!!  It is so close, and with yesterday’s fabulous photo shoot with the talented ladies of Alicia Ann Couture and Simply Gorgeous by Erin we will have the final piece we were missing our head shots which make us look larger than life 🙂  Huge thank you to them again for making us look fantabulous!!  Just a few more weeks and that baby is ready to give birth!!

Another amazing thing we will be announcing next week – not so top secret but a great thing we are working on with the talented Emily’s Catering Group….more to come on that.

Have you ever had a question you were dying to ask a wedding planner?  Well now is your chance!  We’ll be introducting our #weddingplannerwednesdays where you get to ask the expert a wedding planner/coordination question you have been dying to know the answer too! More details coming next week so stay tuned.

Until then my friends,  enjoy this awesome photo of the two of us at yesterday’s photo shoot