Category Archives: Wedding Planning

16 May

6 Considerations for When You Plan a Wedding Menu

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Your wedding is unique from the marriage ceremony to the reception. It may be the first time you’ve had to work with a caterer for a major event, or perhaps it is your first time catering a wedding. Either way, here are six helpful considerations to aid you in planning the menu. What Are Your Guests Tastes?   First off, it is your day, so you have every right serve whatever you want, but you still don’t let anyone to go hungry. If you are inviting a lot of vegans, put some Read more [...]
17 Apr

When It Comes to Weddings, the Numbers Can Add Up

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As most married couples know all too well, planning a successful wedding involves paying close attention to the details. This includes researching prospective costs to get a feel for just how much your big day is going to cost to ensure spending doesn't become a burden. For instance, an average wedding ceremony and reception typically incurs an expense of $28, 385. In the majority of cases these costs are covered by the parents of the bride, though in recent years the happy couple themselves have Read more [...]
17 Oct

Themed Weddings – The Pros and Cons

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Themed weddings are becoming increasingly popular with couples looking to make their special day even more special. Introducing a theme into a wedding celebration is a great way of ensuring that your wedding day is memorable and your guests have a fantastic time. So if the idea of a themed wedding floats your boat, are there any pros and cons you should think about? It’s Fun! A themed wedding is always a lot more fun for both guests and participants. Anyone can organise a traditional church wedding, Read more [...]
30 Aug

4 Ways to Make Every Guest Feel Special at Your Wedding

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Weddings are always a grand affair no matter how small or intimate you try to keep them. A lot of the planning for the ‘big day’ comes from the dreams that you and your family have, but, when it comes down to it, if your guests don’t have a good time then you might feel as though it’s all gone to waste! Don’t be caught out and take note of the small things. Whether you have 50 or 500 people at your wedding, each and every guest will feel special with some unique ideas like these… 1. Read more [...]
23 Feb

5 Spanish Holidays For Cash-Strapped Couples

  Image by Sarah_Ackerman We all love a good bargain especially when we’re looking for a sexy soiree for two in beautiful Spain; but you’ll be surprised at the activities and experiences available to couples on a shoestring budget. No matter where you are in Spain or whatever it is you love doing, I guarantee I’ve found something for you!! Madrid.   If you’re not particularly interested in the slushy side of romance and are maybe still looking for some quality time with your man, Read more [...]
21 Feb

Propose With Flair; Inventive Proposal Ideas

If you’re thinking of proposing and looking for an alternative to the age-old down-on-one-knee-with-a-ring proposal, look no further. Make your engagement story one you’ll both want to retell for decades with some of these inventive proposal ideas. Present the Ring Creatively Sure, you could just hand it to her or slip it into her champagne, but why not be a little more creative? If you want to propose at a restaurant, hide the ring inside a clam or a fortune cookie. Stash it somewhere unexpected Read more [...]
14 Jan

Five Celebrities You Wouldn’t Want to Plan Your Wedding

Whether you are taken in by the world’s continuing obsession with celebrity, or watch television shows such as Celebrity Battle of the Brides and either laugh or cry at what goes on, there is no doubt that these influences are spreading into occasions such as weddings. Celebrity Wedding Planner is another of the current crop of wedding reality shows. The producers of this show have missed a trick, however, by getting people that the bridge and groom to be are fans of to be the planners. Surely, Read more [...]