May 11, 2021

Weddings and Mothers We know weddings are a celebration of a love story and the day is about the brightness of that beginning. But right beneath that love story, another love story is unfolding that has the heaviness of endings- that’s the love story of a mother and daughter.  We forget that our mothers experience […]

mother of the bride

February 25, 2021

I can remember hearing stories of a wedding being called off and thinking it was the most intense, heartbreaking yet fascinating thing. I mean, isn’t being engaged the most exciting perfect time of your life? How did you say yes and then only a few short months later, you are saying no. Intriguing and terrifying […]

February 25, 2021

When I mention wedding drama, people often think about a fussy bride who can’t decide between an orchid and a lily. Or a woman who is losing sleep trying to decide if her bridesmaids should wear blush or dusty rose gowns. She is indecisive or demanding or obsessive. That is what wedding drama might look […]


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BASED IN Bethesda, Maryland, 

Kara Maureen

Bridal Life Coach