REAL V & CO. WEDDING :: pastel orchard romance

Valley & Co. orchard wedding | photo by Chantal Andrea

There is something so enchanting to us about outdoor weddings. We will never tire of guests gathering together under canopies of old oak trees, in fruit-filled orchards, on the beach, or in fields surrounded by nothing but open air and love. Nara and Scott’s wedding was the definition of a beautiful quintessential Northwest wedding: we […]

ENTERTAINING AT HOME :: cozy indoor s’mores

winter s'mores

There is something so nostalgic and fun about a good old fashioned s’more, isn’t there? While s’mores are often thought to be summertime fare, we thought why not serve them up indoors for a cozy s’mores party on a chilly winter night? S’mores go perfectly with a crackling fire, so light up your fireplace, break out the […]

REAL WEDDING :: classic seattle nuptials

sapphire and pink classic Seattle wedding by Valley & Co. and Nathan Cordova Photography

Recently we have been seeing a return to what we consider more classic weddings, with a twist through colors, textures and organic elements. Ones that perhaps have a church ceremony, a large wedding party, all of the trimmings of traditional moments, or a grand cake – all with elements that are fresh and bring new […]

IN THE KITCHEN :: fun valentine’s popcorn

fun Valentine's Day popcorn

Ladies and gentlemen, we’re officially on the Valentine’s Day wagon! To tell the truth, it’s never really been something we’ve been overly into as we’ve been together for such a long time and prefer to celebrate life and love as much as possible. Sure, we send out Valentine’s cards to our parents and grandparents and […]

REAL WEDDING :: enchanting woodsy nuptials

al fresco dinner party wedding by Valley & Co. Photos by Jenny Jimenez {http://www.photojj.com}

There’s perhaps nothing more rewarding once our job is done planning and designing weddings than sitting back with a big cup of coffee looking at the joyful images from the day. The memories. The smiles and laughter. The delicious food. Beautiful blooming flowers. Just total bliss. This was a favorite of ours from last year […]

ENTERTAINING AT HOME :: winter holiday fun

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Friends, we’ve nearly made it! We are so excited for Christmas and traditions, old and new. We recently shared our tree trimming winter party with Land of Nod along with easy tips to make your holiday bright. Have a wonderful holiday! Aleah’s mom {Ava’s grandma} made Ava these beautiful floating houses {inspired by a Land […]