I confess…It’s been a while since B.Mingled has blogged. The past year of 2017 has brought us the excitement of babies, parenting, new homes, and crazy 2017 business adventures. Social media has been low on the priority list, but with a little outside encouragement (my website manager told me I HAVE to get a better…

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Two weeks ago I had the profound opportunity to attend Wedding Wire World 2016. I wanted to share with you my “take away” from this experience… When I entered the vast hall at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, I was greeted by smoky purple lights, pumping dance music, a sea of chairs, and hundreds of…

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Let me start off by saying I am SUPER excited for the out-of the box wedding trends for 2016! We would be here all day if I told you about all of them, so instead, I selected 4 of the trends that I think will be the most “Pinterest worthy” this wedding season. Unique Sweet…

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We love wine and chocolate…the “we” meaning the whole B.Mingled crew. I don’t know any of us who have turned down an offering of either. By themselves, or paired together for a perfect marriage of taste, we predict there are many others in the NOVA area who feel the exact same way. With Valentine’s Day…

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In November, I was given the profound opportunity to travel to Kyoto, Japan to take a private Hana-Isho Ikebana class with Master Kimiko Yamamoto. Ikebana is the art of Japanese flower arrangement. Most Ikebana style arrangements are created from materials in your garden. Items that you find while walking in the woods and ultimately through “being one” with nature.…

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This past Friday, B.Mingled Weddings and Events hosted it’s first ever Holiday Sip and Sing! What is a Sip and Sing you might ask??…..only one of the most enjoyable ways to ring in the holiday season with friends and family. As a singer, I have always been accustomed to going to events where singing and performing are involved, but…

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Tips and DIY Décor for a Winter Wedding I recently joined the B. Mingled Weddings and Events team over the summer and let me tell you…it has been a fun learning experience! Working with such talented people has inspired me to put my creativity to work. I am looking forward to 2015 and the other weddings and…

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Yes, that’s right…B.Mingled Weddings and Events was featured this past spring in Northern Virginia Magazine with some great advice for a very trendy wedding season. These pretty details will not be going away anytime soon. We will see gold, glamour, and plenty of chic design elements carried into the 2015 season. Check out the link below for more…

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I headed out early this morning to the gym in the crisp, fall air. It was immensely refreshing and invigorating! My most favorite time of year, autumn offers me a sense of renewal while resetting the gears for the holidays. The busy 2014 wedding season has passed and it’s time to focus on bustling Thanksgiving…

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Sometimes the best designs in life are the simple ones. This holds true for many things, but especially flowers. Pretty colors, fragrant petals, and low maintenance…we like it! We have picked 3 simple designs to implement in your home, make & give as gifts, or to use to decorate for a special occasion. Better Homes…

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