The Enthusiasts Guide from “Yes” to “I Do”

Host Leah Longbrake is pulling back the veil to bring you honest advice and creative ideas from those in the wedding industry. From the Engagement to the Honeymoon, get all the details you need from wedding and event experts on how to make it your best day ever!

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Real Bride Ashley Luu Conrad: Celebrating the Big Day Despite Covid-19

Real Bride Ashley Luu Conrad: Celebrating the Big Day Despite Covid-19

Real bride Ashley Luu Conrad shares with us her experience planning her September 2020 wedding while navigating the changes needing to be made because of the Covid-19 pandemic and the smoke from the California wildfires. We discuss the stressful process of getting her marriage license, the possibility of family not in attendance, and why they decided not to postpone. She also gives her advice to other couples that are making the decision whether to postpone or not.



Get to know Ashley:

Ashley was born and raised in Orange County, CA. She met her husband Skyler Conrad on Match.com on May 2, 2017. They got engaged at Mt. Evans in Colorado in September 2019, and married September 19, 2020 at Talega Golf Club in San Clemente, California.

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*Disclaimer: Our interview took place in September right after their wedding. According to the CDC “COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths across the United States are rising. As cold weather moves in, people spend more time indoors, and as the holidays approach, take steps to slow the spread of COVID-19. Wear a mask, stay at least 6 feet apart, avoid crowds, and wash your hands often. The more steps you take, the more you are protected against COVID-19.” For more information please visit cdc.org.




This has been a production of Evergreen Podcasts. A special thank you to Executive Producers David Moss, Gerardo Orlando, Production Director Brigid Coyne and Audio Engineers Eric Koltnow, Sean Rule-Hoffman and Declan Rohrs.

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