Vintage Baseball Party: Cal’s 1st Birthday

Vintage Baseball Party: Cal’s 1st Birthday

In honor of the Chicago Cubs’ trouncing of the Pittsburgh Pirates last night, today’s blog feature is Cal’s 1st birthday – which was a vintage baseball theme in the middle of Chicago winter! Baseball love is year round, right?? Check out of...
Meet Megan: Our Fall 2017 Apprentice!

Meet Megan: Our Fall 2017 Apprentice!

Introducing our Fall 2017 Apprentice…… meet Megan Taylor! She will be working in the office and helping out with our Fall 2017 events. We are so happy to have Megan joining the YNI team – she was a stand out from our summer apprentice interviews and it’s...
How To: Survive Outdoor Summer Weddings

How To: Survive Outdoor Summer Weddings

We all love summer. The days get longer and the grass turns greener, making an outdoor wedding a scenic place to say your “I do’s.” However, the sun gets hotter in the summer, too. 😉 This can make the original scenic, outdoor wedding a place for...
Top 5 things that belong on your DO NOT PLAY LIST

Top 5 things that belong on your DO NOT PLAY LIST

Time & again when meeting with clients, one of their main priorities is the dance party. They want everyone to have fun, they want a full dance floor and they want unforgettable songs. Some even feel like it has to be EPIC. I mean, it’s your wedding. Our...
Real Events: Will’s Mustache Bash

Real Events: Will’s Mustache Bash

I love it when we get the chance to plan events that aren’t weddings because we get to stretch our creativity muscles. Those are muscles I don’t mind working out every day. 😉 This party was so fun because we got to celebrate Will’s 1st birthday with...

Is Wedding Insurance right for you?

Chicago was recently named the second highest place in the country to host a wedding! With as much as weddings can cost, lots of folks are curious about the idea of wedding/event insurance. Investing tens of thousands of dollars in one day can feel risky. For most any...