Category Archive for: IDEAs!

The Pittsburgh Cookie Table!

If you are being married in southwestern Pennsylvania, the chances are you are having a cookie table! In my years of experience with weddings large and small, I would have to say almost all of my brides choose this fantastic dessert option! When I think back as long as I can, I remember my own Greek American family…

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Nichole and Arnold’s Wedding Day!

As I have said, God has blessed me with beautiful wedding couples this season and Nichole and Arnold are no exception! I met them through a wonderful old friend and Michelene and I worked with them for months leading up to their wedding. It was worth it! Nichole had a vision- she loved the classic…

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Tara and Jeff’s Wedding!

This season’s bridal couples have touched a special place in my heart and Tara and Jeff are no exception. Tara and I worked together for almost a year on her wedding day. She had beautiful ideas and did a fantastic job planning her details. I loved the blue with white polka dot dresses for the bridesmaids, paired…

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Honey Wine on a Honey Moon

On June  20, 2016, the Full Moon appeared on the same night as the summer solstice! It is rare and the last time this occurred was in 1948. By landing exactly on the solstice, the Full Moon didn’t just rise as the Sun set but was opposite the Sun in all other ways too. The Sun was very high and the Moon was…

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Bar Mitzvah Magic

We are blessed to have a full season ahead of weddings to look forward to! But wait, a Bar Mitvzah? Of course! We are versatile and Joanne has much experience coordinating celebrations around this sacred Jewish event. First, the temple hall was decked out in turquoise and black. Lendable Linens provided the cloth napkins and MissElaineous…

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How the Weather Can Influence Your Event

Yesterday it was May 15 and the temperature hovered in the 50’s. The day before saw temperatures much the same including big dark clouds, wind and rain. This is Pittsburgh- the windy city. It is also a city where if you are planning an outdoor event you need to consider the weather. We always forewarn our…

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Weddings on The Gateway Clipper

With so many venue options to choose from these days, a bride and groom can really have some tough choices to make. Barn, hotel, conservancy, outdoor- there are lots of decisions to make just on location alone. Many years ago I went to a wedding on the Gateway Clipper. I remember it being magical because as the sun…

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Come to a Honey of a Party!

“it all comes of liking honey so much.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh Katherine’s Daughter Events is proud to announce our Summer 2016 sponsorship of Honey Parties by Beefuddled Farms! Jim and Michelene Cain have just launched their website, BeefuddledFarms.com and it contains lots of information on their honey business. We are bee-yond excited to fill…

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Ordinary IS Extraordinary! Our First Book!

If you have ever wondered why we do weddings, here’s your chance to find out. Our owner/founder, Joanne Jamis Cain, has self published her first book! Here’s an excerpt from her latest post on Katherine’s Daughter: When I received the first early copies of my book, I gave one to the mother of my granddaughter…

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In the Company of Beautiful Women

“She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. ‘Time’ for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.” ― Roman Payne If you’ve been reading my blog for any…

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