Month: April 2016

Fun Alternatives to Traditional Wedding Fare, Flowers and More: Part Two

Have you been wondering how you can set your wedding day apart from all the other celebrations you and your friends will also be attending? The last thing you probably want is to have a wedding that looks like everyone else’s, some kind of generic celebration of one of the biggest moments in your life…. Read more »

Fun Alternatives to Traditional Wedding Fare, Flowers and More: Part One

Sure, traditional weddings are beautiful. Who doesn’t love roses, white dresses, and a slice of beautiful wedding cake? But many modern couples want something other than a recreation of their parents’, or even their friends’ very typical wedding celebrations. If you want to set your event apart, don’t shy away from choosing less traditional options… Read more »

Tips for Throwing a Beautiful, Budget Wedding: Part Two

If you recently became engaged, you may have just begun the process of planning your dream wedding. And while planning can be really exciting, it can also be overwhelming, especially if you are working with a tight wedding budget. Fortunately, we’re here to share a few helpful tips for keeping your budget on track, while… Read more »

Tips for Throwing a Beautiful, Budget Wedding: Part One

Most brides-to-be learn pretty quickly just how expensive weddings can be, especially if they start the planning process without a budget to help keep their spending limited to what they can actually afford. Fortunately, it is possible to throw a hugely entertaining wedding that is big on style, without a ginormous budget. If you are… Read more »

Honor Your Grad with a Great Party! Part Two

Chances are, your graduate will be attending a lot of similar parties this summer, all meant to celebrate graduation. If you want to help make your grad’s party extra special, it is pretty simple. You just need to make decisions with your child in mind. Don’t worry about making the party picture perfect, Pinterest-worthy or… Read more »

Honor Your Grad with a Great Party! Part One

Is someone you love graduating soon? Whether from high school or college, you probably want to commemorate the special occasion with a party in the grad’s honor. If so, there are some simple ways to help make the party meaningful and fun, for both you and your guest-of-honor. Best of all, you don’t have to… Read more »

Choosing Where to Wed, First, Can Often Make Picking a Date Easier

After getting engaged, there are several decisions that need to be made pretty quickly, such as when you want to get married, how many people you’d like to invite, and where you would like to exchange vows. Many couples start by picking a date, perhaps because it’s the most frequent question they hear after getting… Read more »

How to Honor Your Kids When Getting Married Means Merging Families

More and more, planning a wedding means merging two families, not just two individuals. Thankfully, there are a lot of wonderful ways to honor your kids during your wedding day. Whether they’re young enough to serve as ring bearer or flower girl, or fully grown, there are plenty of wonderful ways to make your children… Read more »

Planning a Wonderful, Weather-Proof Wedding

Every bride and groom dreams of a perfect wedding day, one surrounded by loved ones and palpable excitement. And while some couples’ dreams include a night filled with dancing, and others center around great food or good laughs, most share another common hope, for wonderful wedding day weather! Of course, Mother Nature is not always… Read more »

Saying ‘Yes’ to Your Wedding Dress Made Easy: Part Two

Contrary to what wedding shows indicate, it might take a little work to find “the one.” We’re talking about your dream dress, of course. After all, you have already found your dream man. Now it’s time to plan a great wedding! For most brides, it takes trying on more than a few dresses, and possibly… Read more »