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Meet Lauren


December 6, 2017

Last week we shared some fun news on Instagram, and today I am so excited to share more about Lauren, who has joined CSE as a Wedding Planner and Event Manager. Get to know Lauren with her fun answers below! (You can also read more fun facts about her here!)

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Name: Lauren West

Hometown: Gardendale

Birthday: February 6

My best friends describe me as: Nurturing (mom of the group), organized, hilarious, loving, thoughtful, trustworthy, reliable, a good listener. Always go out of my way to make everyone feel comfortable (because who likes to feel awkward?).

My favorite way to celebrate is: with cake!

You’d be surprised to learn: Although my “ya’ll” sounds just as southern as the next person, I was actually born in South Dakota during a blizzard. My mom was born and raised in Denver, Colorado – so no southern heritage at all! But I like to think I am a true Southern Belle.

My favorite thing about the South is: Churches are everywhere & you can get anything fried

wedding planner headshots in dress

What fires me up: Fresh coffee, Jesus, Target, laughter & love, lists, cleaning & organizing

Claim to fame: I’m everyone’s mom

The sweetest moment in a wedding is: The groom watching his bride walk down the aisle

On a perfect day, you’d find me: On the porch drinking coffee…preferably in the mountains

My top three drop everything movies are: My Best Friend’s Wedding, Sweet Home Alabama, Sleepless in Seattle

The soundtrack of my life would have to include: Shania Twain

My can’t-live-without Southern item(s) would have to be: Sweet Tea, Boiled Peanuts, College Football (War Eagle!)

You can find me here!: Instagram: @laurenawest_

About: Despite being born during a blizzard, Lauren has lived most of her life right here in Alabama. A lover of coffee (like A LOT of coffee), chocolate and anything pink. Lauren is a sucker for great love story and there isn’t a chick flick she hasn’t seen or cried through. For Lauren, there is nothing better than an organized bag, checklist or the perfect pen. She will never turn down Mexican food and College Football is an absolute necessity (War Eagle!).

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Meet Lauren | Wedding Planners Birmingham, AL

Christina Sloan Events is a Wedding and Event Planning and Design Studio, offering Full Service Planning, Design, Production, Management, and Month Of Coordination | Serving Birmingham and Montgomery, Alabama and the surrounding Southeast region | Destination Services Available Worldwide

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