About debbie

Debbie Doyon served as event coordinator for Sand Key Beach. She oversaw weddings and other special events and pitched in as banquet captain to make sure everyone had a happy, memorable day. Based on her observations and experience as a wedding coordinator, Debbie penned this blog as a way to help couples figure out how to plan their special day down to the smallest detail.

Save the Date Announcements

By |May 29th, 2015|

So you have finally picked a date. That’s great! Now do you want to send out Save-The-Date notices? Keep in mind, you don’t want to send these out a year away from your wedding date. We all know things can get lost or misplaced in the shuffle of everyday life.
These days, with all you can […]

How to Dress the Men for Your Beach Wedding!

By |May 4th, 2015|

Depending on the time of year and the location of your wedding we all know it can be HOT HOT HOT!!
You may want to be a little more casual and comfortable for a beach wedding. Do the guys really want to be in a tux when it’s 95 degrees and 100% humidity? Not to sure […]

Wedding bliss

By |April 17th, 2015|

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

So who’s it going to be??????

By |April 6th, 2015|

Who’s it going to be????
Selecting a bridal party can sometimes be a headache.
You both have to sit down and figure this one out together. The size of the bridal party can vary from just having a Best man and Maid/Matron of Honor, to as many bridesmaids/groomsmen you would like.
You may or may not want your […]

Dress Shopping……

By |March 30th, 2015|

This is the day you have been waiting for, time to go look for your wedding dress!!
It’s always a good idea to take some time and check those bridal magazines to get an idea on what you might like. Check on line with some of the boutiques you are looking at and see what they […]


By |March 30th, 2015|

Once upon a perfect night, unclouded and still, there came the face of a pale and beautiful lady. The tresses of her hair reached out to make the constellations, and the dewy vapours of her gown fell soft upon the land.

Kit Williams

Talking Food Options

By |March 23rd, 2015|

While we are on the subject of venues, the next thing to think about is something near and dear to many people……
When you start to think of your menu, keep in mind the type of reception you want to have. Here are a few things to keep in mind.

Time of they your having your […]

Let Us Take Our Minds off Weddings for a Minute….

By |February 9th, 2015|

So the big game is behind us and Spring Training doesn’t start for a little while so let’s get to the important stuff……….

Valentine’s Day

As much as we don’t want to admit it, we all want to be whisked off our feet by the one we love. We want that story book romance, the “Happily Ever […]

Did someone say Beach Wedding??

By |January 19th, 2015|

I know we have talked quit a bit about Venues, but let’s take it one more step…. how about a beach wedding? Can’t you just hear it now…the waves crashing in the background, the smell of the salty air, the cry of the birds above you, the sun in all it’s glory setting behind you […]

Looking at Venues….

By |January 12th, 2015|

Now that you have set a date, lets talk Venues –
Keep in mind a large portion of your budget will go towards this, now when I talk venue, this includes the venue, catering and any rentals.
When looking at a venue it can sometimes feel like you are buying a house…location, location, location. You can make […]