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About Jen

I am an event and wedding planner based in the Pacific Northwest creating engaging and memorable events. 

I offer over fifteen years of event experience and write content for event, wedding, and hospitality businesses.

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Megan VanDoran Photography @ The Rosebriar Mansion

Valentine's Day On The Oregon Coast

The harsh winds of February on the coast have us cozying up in our homes and wishing away gray skies. As Valentine’s day approaches we are blending bold colors with savory appetizers that will leave your hearts and homes glowing.

Step out of the classic pink and red Valentine’s box and opt for unique colors as you set your table with these gorgeous photos from @pacoandbetty. We like to pair a honey colored napkin atop a warm tone tablecloth with romantic florals and gold accents.
Sage Bleu Catering, Megan VanDoran Photography
Sage Bleu Catering, Megan VanDoran Photography

Elegant Oregon Coast Elopement

The red sun on Vanessa & Daniel’s Elegant Oregon Coast Elopement tried to emerge behind a blend of coastal fog and smoke from the not-too-distant wildfires.

After changing their wedding plans amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, the couple opted for an Oregon Coast elopement at a private home in Cannon Beach.

These aren’t your typical wedding day curveballs but our team remained hopeful and determined to help create a wedding day of their dreams wrapped in elegance.

West Coast Cranberry Inspiration

Located just over twenty minutes from the Astoria-Megler Bridge, the Pacific Coast Cranberry Research Foundation Farm & Museum of Long Beach, Washington is a curious destination for your next day trip. We returned from our visit with a bushel of artisan treats from the Farm’s gift shop and freshly harvested cranberries for our winter menus. Follow along for some serious West Coast Cranberry Inspiration for your fall adventures.

Upon arrival to the museum you can take the free, self-guided ½ mil
Megan VanDoran Photography

Halloween Magic For Oregon Coast Events

Once a year we mortals here on the Oregon Coast honor the traditions of Halloween to connect with otherworldly spirits and transition into the darkness of winter.

There is mystery to be found by young and old kids at heart while frolicking along the scenic Oregon Coast Beaches. Nestled between the mountains and the sea, Cannon Beach is a magical place to gather around a campfire and share stories of shipwrecks and haunts.

Whether you find yourself piecing together a homemade costume or winding
King Tide Mobile Beverage Co, Megan VanDoran Photography

Corporate Holiday Party: Wrapping up the Year In Style

Corporate Holiday Party: Wrapping up the Year In Style

The end of the year can be a hurried, busy time filled with holiday preparations, end of the year projects and a steady stream of party invites. It is likely that one of your invites may include a company holiday party, the annual end year celebration of new and old business.

If you find yourself with the responsibility of planning your company’s holiday party, the team at Creative Transformations has a few ideas to help you along the way.
Miss Red's Catering Co, Megan VanDoran Photography

Tips To Help Bring Your Rehearsal Dinner Plans Together.....

Tips To Help Bring Your Rehearsal Dinner Plans Together…..

Twas the Night Before the Wedding…

And all through the town, not a task was left to do, just some hair to let down. Dresses and suits hung from doorways with care, and flowers lie safe among the cool air. Visions of sugar and frosting danced through the baker’s head while the planner counted endless details from their bed.

As your wedding day details fall into place you can’t ask for more than a storybook start to the festivities. Whe

Dream in Color

Dream in color! In the gray days of December ultra violet emerged as Pantone’s color of 2018 and the stage was set for a year of vibrant colors to follow. Ruby red, deep blues, emerald green, golden yellow, dark shades of purple, vivid pinks and orange have teamed together for some dazzling results.

Whether you are planning a wedding, a milestone celebration or corporate occasion, color can be used as a powerful tool to leave a lasting impression. Dramatic drapery and with bold accent lighting

To Infinity & Beyond: Celestial Themed Wedding!

The romantics of the world say that true love is written in the stars. The evening sky has helped to spark many of the great love stories, so it is no wonder more couples are gravitating to holding a celestial themed wedding. Here are some tips on how to execute your own “Starry” wedding day……

Inspiration can start by simply looking up at the sky… dark shades of blue are dotted by twinkling stars with the soft white glow of the moon. Mixed metallics of gold & silver, blue, black and white pair

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