Seeing as it’s now the end of October, one of two things comes to mind. 1) I super miss being able to trick or treat because free candy is the best and 2) the holidays are approaching and I need to start planning what to gift my people, especially the male people in my life because I just suck and coming up with ideas for them.
After searching a bit online, I stumbled upon an article entitled, “Christmas Gift Ideas for Every Type of Guy.”
I clicked on it and chuckled to myself because I know and love this company! They make personal groomsmen gifts that are both practical and thoughtful. And with the help of hindsight, I realize they’d also make fabulous Christmas and birthday gifts for brothers, fathers, and grooms-to-be, too.
My favorite, and yes I did get and gift it for our anniversary, was the Travel Marvel.
I had it monogrammed with my guy’s initials and it looks pretty darn high end. The only thing I wish I had thought about beforehand, and this is totally on me, I ordered a small and I think a medium or large would have worked better for a travel friendly toiletry kit. So my guy uses it for small things like shampoo and face lotion when he goes to the gym.
If you’re anything like me, you wish you were a better gift giver for the dudes in your life. I can’t stress enough how helpful Groovy Groomsmen Gifts was in this arena and how happy I am to have stumbled upon this before the holiday season!
Lauren played such a meaningful role in our wedding, capturing the day in photos that we'll look back on for the rest of our lives. She kept Scott and me calm and sane - Lauren is a miracle worker! She put in 100% effort and gave us her very best, and that means so much to me. Seeing our photographs makes me so excited and so happy that Lauren was with us on this journey.
There was a chunk of time in our wedding planning when we thought we'd go without a professional photographer to save on cost (terrible idea!) but once we met with Lauren, we knew we'd be in good hands. She checked in often and asked questions that got us thinking about other parts of the wedding that we probably would've missed. Lauren captured exactly who we are as a couple!
Lauren and her team are so much fun to work with! She made us feel so comfortable on the day of our wedding, providing both silly and helpful cues to help us relax and be ourselves in our photos. Lauren’s background in dance is super helpful in recognizing simple posture changes that make a big difference, too. Oh, and the photos we got are just stunning!
My husband and I looked FOR MONTHS to find the perfect photographer and after meeting Lauren we knew was the best fit for us. She made our day so much fun and easy. She found little opportunities to make the perfect photo all with a calm ease that comes from someone who has an artistic eye along with experience in understanding the flow of a wedding.
I've been in several weddings and have worked with a multitude of photographers and I never felt as confident as I did with Lauren. I love how professional she is. She helped with the timeline way in advance and we stuck to that timeline the day of. She was also able to professionally and firmly keep unruly family members settled and focused and navigated family drama beautifully!