Entries by Jamie Chang

How to Plan All The Wedding Parties, Sustainably!

Everyone loves a good party. And when it comes to your wedding, it’s the most epic party ever! Very likely the biggest party you’ll ever throw (and likely the most you’ll ever spend)! But what many times takes it to the next level are all the other wedding parties surrounding the big day. Because it’s

Mango Muse Events Turns 15 and Our Hopes For The Future

Mango Muse Events turns 15 years old this week! Can you believe it?! I’m not sure I can. 15 years of destination weddings! Saying it out loud makes me feel old. And let’s face it, while I’m not OLD, I’m older for sure. At least, older than when I started this business way back in

Choosing Sustainable Wedding Vendors (Part 1)

Welcome to the sustainability party! We’re talking all about sustainable weddings and how to create one. Sustainability is a complicated and heavy subject that isn’t easy to to wrap your head around, let alone know what you can do. But it matters! And everything we do will collectively make a difference (one way or the

Choosing Sustainable Wedding Venues

If you haven’t jumped on the sustainability train for your wedding, now is the time! And we’re here to help! We started the conversation about sustainable weddings to kick off this very important topic. And in our last blog we discussed rethinking travel for a sustainable destination wedding. So if you haven’t checked those two

Rethinking Travel For A Sustainable Destination Wedding

If you haven’t thought about weddings and sustainability in the same sentence, it’s time to start thinking about it. Because climate change is real! I’m sure you’ve experienced extreme weather and hotter summers wherever you live. And as we’re forced to plan for climate change, we also need to plan for sustainability. Because we both

Sustainable Weddings: Making A Change

Weddings are so personal. They are about celebrating a union, a special union between two specific people. So when we create a wedding, our focus is always on making it personal and customized to the couple. But, there’s a cost to that. There’s a cost to having a wedding at all really. I’ve been planning

Wedding Vendors Are People Too!

Well…what a month. It’s been a rough month to say the least. With some fantastic highs, but some really difficult moments too. A true roller coaster of sorts. It definitely wasn’t all bad. But as we all know, the bad can really linger. I’m not going to go into details, but I mention this because

Wedding Inspiration for the non-Barbie-girl (guy or person)

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock or been trekking through the wilderness without any internet for the last month, Barbie is kind of a big deal right now. As the movie just came out this past weekend, it’s all anyone’s been talking about. I think almost everyone I know has gone to see this