About Our Team
Published 2 times a year, the magazine reaches over 20,000 people each run and is distributed across the Hill Country—at key retail locations, local chambers of commerce and visitor centers, restaurants, and wineries— as a free, comprehensive resource for prospective patrons. is a powerful multimedia marketing platform designed to reach the local bride and influence her planning and purchasing behavior. We partner with the premier wedding vendors in the marketplace to promote their brands in more ways, through more channels, to more fans and followers to maximize their reach and exposure.
As sisters Crystal and Brenda put their heads together to create a magazine where they could both grow and continue their dreams.
Hill Country Weddings & Events Magazine features everything from weddings to events, style, fashion, and more.
Nothing could be more exciting or anticipated than a bride’s walk down the aisle! If you’re planning on tying the knot, the Texas Hill Country has proven to be an ideal location to say your I Do’s! We have provided all the resources you will need to plan your special day. If there’s one piece of advice that continues to ring true, it’s this: take time to enjoy your engagement, plan a wedding that reflects you as a couple and get a wedding planner.
This is just the beginning. Other unique ideas, columns, and features will be added as we continue growing and expanding Hill Country Weddings & Events Magazine.
We started our magazine with just thirty-six pages and have increased to fifty-six already. Can you believe how much we have grown in just five years? We are beyond excited for the amazing things to come and thank everyone for being a part of our journey with us.
Founder & CEO
Brenda Sealy, a Boerne native, and owner of Hill Country Planning, the premier wedding and event planner in the Texas Hill Country, has over fifteen years of experience and enjoys all aspects of the industry. Brenda has dreamed of planning special events since she was little. Now that she is doing what she loves, she has decided to expand her dreams into something larger.
Crystal Wiedenfeld has always had a love for fashion and style, whether it is hair and makeup or clothes and design. After doing what she loved for over ten years she opened Simply Serene Salon and Spa in her hometown of Boerne, TX. She spent years telling anyone who would listen about her fashion tips and hair trends.
Becca Isdale is a recent graduate from the University of Texas at San Antonio. There, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Psychology, but quickly realized she wanted to pursue a more creative route and is now working on growing her own content creation business. She has been blogging for about 5 years now and loves every minute of it! Through her journey, she has gained skills in graphic design, website design, photography, social media management, communications, writing, and many more. She currently lives in the San Antonio area with her husband and two fur babies. If she’s not working from her phone or computer, you can find her watching her favorite shows on Netflix, in the aerial yoga studio, or outdoors with her family.