Tag Archives: wedding

25 Aug

How Much Is Too Much? Setting A Wedding Budget

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Setting a budget for your wedding can be a significant source of stress for couples still finding their footing, and it can also influence what your finances look like during the first years of your marriage. Is one half envisioning a wedding that goes above and beyond, spending $26,000 or more, as is the average for a modern American wedding? And what do you do if the other person would prefer to save that money for a downpayment on a house? This is supposed to be one of the most special days of Read more [...]
03 Aug

Marriage In The Digital Era: Etiquette Rules For Wedding Planning

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The internet has changed everything - that’s what older generations will tell you as they reflect on everything from finding a date to planning your wedding. But for younger people, many of whom came of age writing online dating profiles and who consider texting peak communication, it’s hard to imagine how anything got done before the web, and that includes planning a wedding. The problem with this generation gap, then, is that many things that seem perfectly normal to young brides and Read more [...]
30 Jul

3 Modern Wedding Catering Ideas

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Every bride dreams of her wedding day. From the groom to the gown, each detail is meticulously mulled over. She wants her special day to stand out, not be a carbon copy of every other wedding she has been at. So how do you make it unique? One way is with the food. We have all received that wedding invite that asks us to select one of two or three pre-selected food options. Typically fish, chicken, or steak. BORING! Lets kick it up a notch and have some out-of-the-box fun with the food! Here a few Read more [...]
26 Jul

Don’t Care To Dance? 3 Creative Reception Activities For Your Wedding

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After attending countless weddings, are you tired of the traditional reception activities - a bad band, dancing, excessively loud DJs, and lengthy toasts? Well, there are alternative to these cliches if you’re willing to think outside the box. By offering alternative activities at your reception, you’ll also please friends and family who aren’t up for yet another night of dancing to top 40 hits. So what should you do instead of the dinner, dancing, and cake routine? We’ve rounded up a Read more [...]
07 Jul

Tips For Having A More Casual Wedding

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Not everyone dreams of a super fancy princess wedding with a huge while trains and a veil over the bride’s face. Not everyone want to wear white on their wedding day. And not everyone wants to get married in a church. Marriages are about the people that are getting married, the bride and the groom. That means that they get to do whatever it is they want for their big day. Even if it means using some of the more casual wedding plans listed below. Wear Some Comfortable Shoes When it comes to Read more [...]
21 Apr

How to Plan A Hawaii Wedding Properly

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Weddings have a tendency to be stressful, expensive, and time consuming by themselves without adding an exotic location to the mix. Many times when people choose to go on location for their wedding, they skip out on a lot of the pleasantries and necessities of a typical wedding and just decide to have a small ceremony on the beach with their closest friends and family. This might be the way a majority of people do Hawaii weddings, but every once in awhile you have the couple that goes all out Read more [...]
28 Mar

Dealing With Pimples On Your Wedding Day

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The biggest fear for a bride—or groom, for that matter—is getting ditched at the altar, right? Wrong. Most people don’t think of that. But what they do fret about is getting a big, red flaming pimple on the big day. No one wants to deal with having this giant monster pop up on your face somewhere on the most photographed day of your entire life. If you are susceptible to stress or hormonal acne, then you are going to want to take precautions to prevent zits from ruining your otherwise flawless Read more [...]
18 Mar

4 Tips For Integrating Structural Elements Into Your Wedding Photos

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Wedding photography can be a complex process. You may want to integrate plenty of natural photographs taken in grassy meadows or under tree canopies, but there may also be a place for man-made structural elements. To create photos that have a base, it can be nice to utilize a stone bridge or a parabola structure. Included here are a few ways you can integrate beautiful structural elements into your wedding photos. Under the Arch For many couples, an outdoor wedding seems to be the ideal setting. Read more [...]
10 Mar

What to Do with the Flowers After the Wedding

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Every woman fancies and dreams about her wedding day. It is a majestic day where she feels very beautiful, elegant and most especially, loved. Women dream of this day ever since she’s a little girl thinking what would her wedding day look like. And when the time is right and the big day is finally happening, she usually does everything to make it look perfect and beautiful. One of the most important wedding details besides the wedding gown that a bride usually spends time, money and effort Read more [...]
16 Feb

3 Interesting and Unique Wedding Bouquet Ideas

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Whether you’re allergic to a certain type of flower or you simply want to create a wedding bouquet that’s as original as you are, there are many reasons to decide to use an interesting and unique wedding bouquet as opposed to the traditional all-flower bouquet. When the time comes in your wedding planning to organize your bouquet and your wedding party’s boutineers and bouquets, try out some of the following ideas to see if a little twist on a traditional wedding bouquet could be just the addition Read more [...]