Tag: barn wedding

Healthy Trend in Wedding Flowers

People are becoming more concerned about how pesticides and herbicides in cut flowers can affect their own health. Even those who aren’t diagnosed with chemical sensitivities don’t want to be handling and breathing toxins. Many cut flowers that are available today are grown in industrial conditions that require the use of pesticides. And many are… Read more »

How to “Green” Your Wedding

Weddings generate LOTS of trash!  According to goingzerowaste.com, “The average wedding produces over 400 lbs. of trash”.  Wow.  Most of my 2018 weddings generated between 350-550 gallons of trash, as measured by the number of 55-gallon trash bags used. Here at Gilbriar, we try to do everything the organic, earth friendly way, so we are… Read more »

Venue Manager vs. Day of Coordinator

The job of a Venue Manager is to handle all issues related directly to the buildings and grounds.   Problems with the air conditioning, plumbing, lighting, water on the floor, no toilet paper in the bathroom, etc. These are the types of things that should be reported to the Venue Manager. A good Venue Manager is… Read more »