Bridal Purse – Finding Your Perfect Wedding Accessory

Your wedding day is the one day in your life that you want to be absolutely stunning – gorgeous for your groom and your guests.  But, also remember, you are also going to have a very busy day and need to add a touch of practicality to your wedding attire with the perfect bridal purse. …

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Bridal Shoes – Finding the Perfect Wedding Shoes – Part 3

When brides look for their perfect bridal shoes, they are seeking a balance between style and comfort.  Many sacrifice their own comfort for the perfect style.  After all, you can endure a little foot pain for a few hours to get your dream wedding look, can’t you?  (NOT!) After reading Part 1 of our series …

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Have you been looking for comfortable wedding shoes that also look spectacular? Read this for i8 more tips you need to know before you buy your wedding shoes. #wedding #bride #bridalshoes #weddingshoes

Comfortable Wedding Shoes – That Are Gorgeous Too – Part 2

Here is Part 2 in our series of about your Comfortable Wedding Shoes.   You do not have to give up the beauty and dazzle to have comfortable wedding shoes.  Read on to find how you can have your dream wedding shoes and enjoy your wedding day without aching feet.  Fairytales really do come true.   …

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Perfect Wedding Shoes – 5 Tips for Selecting Yours – Part 1

Your perfect wedding shoes are one of your most important (and overlooked )wedding accessories. They not only complement your dress but are also the largest single reason for bride comfort or discomfort throughout the wedding day. Read on for tips of all you need to know about selecting your perfect wedding shoes.    Wedding Shoes …

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Reception Seating Part 1 – Assigned Seats or Not – What You Need to Know

Do I Really Need Assigned Reception Seating?    In Reception Seating Part 1 – Assigned Seats or Not – we answer the wedding question that brides have been struggling with for as long as there have been wedding receptions.  Admittedly, it is a lot of work to plan seating for your guests, but this is …

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Wedding Expense – 5 Unexpected Expenses You Are Not Prepared For

Are you concerned that you have overlooked a wedding expense in your planning? There are so many moving parts to planning a wedding that it is easy to overlook a wedding expense or two.  After all you are not an event planner. This is likely the largest event you have ever planned. And you are …

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MOH Duties: The Maid of Honor at the Ceremony – Part 4 in Series

The time for the wedding has finally arrived. All your work and support in planning, calming nerves, and offering the shoulder to lean on are memories. And it has all been leading up to the life changing ceremony you are about to be part of. So now what are the MOH Duties for the Ceremony?  …

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A Wedding Trend You Will Love – 2019 Wedding Trends

Every year brides search for the newest wedding trend that will make their wedding both unique and up to date.  For 2019 wedding trends, look for couples to update popular concepts while bringing their own new ideas to their wedding celebration.  Brides want guest experiences to produce a lifetime of memories. Here we give you …

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Your Children in Your Wedding – Creating Lifelong Memories

In the weddings I perform, approximately half the couples have children from prior marriages, relationships or their own children together.  Why not include your children in your wedding day?  It is a wonderful way to start your new life together as a family. In the past, including children was limited to having them serve as …

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11 Wedding Advice Ideas from Past Brides – You’ll Be Glad You Know

We asked past brides to share their wedding advice for new brides.   Read on for the top ideas before you plan your wedding. Wedding Advice #1 from Kayla E. Your Dream Wedding Within Your Budget  “We started planning our wedding without a budget and things quickly got out of control.  I almost fainted when I …

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11 Dress Tips – You’ll Find Your Perfect Dress Tip Here

We asked brides to share a dress tip they wish someone had told them before they went dress shopping.  We’ve collected the top 11 dress tips for you here, and added a couple of bonuses at the end, because we liked them too.  Read and learn before you shop.  You’ll be happy you did. Dress …

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Bridal Beauty Tips for Your Wedding Day – 11 Things You Wish You Knew

Your wedding day is finally here.  You have planned and made sure everything will run smoothly.  Be sure to read these bridal beauty tips for your wedding day, so that all your hard work and planning will result in the wedding day of your dreams.  They are simple tips that brides shared with us and …

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Dream Wedding Day – 11 Tips for Brides To Do On Their Wedding Day

The wedding planning is complete. You have everything in place and your dream wedding day is finally here. Our 11 Tips for your dream wedding day provide ideas for making your day flow smoothly, so you can relax and enjoy the best day of your life.   Relax and enjoy.  You got this girl. Getting Ready …

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When Wedding Planning – 11 More Tips For Brides to Create Their Special Day

When wedding planning, you will be faced with planning what may be the largest event you have ever planning, and certainly one of the most important ones of your life.  These 11 Tips will will help you focus on what is important and accomplish the things that will make your wedding dreams come true.  Read …

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11 Tips for Last Minute Wedding Planning From Former Brides

We asked former brides for their advice on what they wish they knew as part of their wedding planning.  We were surprised (and delighted) when several shared last minute wedding planning advice.  While all said their wedding day was unforgettable – even magical according to Kim – they also shared these simple ideas for last …

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5 Tips for Focusing on Wedding Planning. Essential information for brides who are planning their fabulous wedding. #wedding #bride #weddingplanning #weddingideas #weddngtips #weddingadvice

5 Tips to Stay Focused on Wedding Planning – Shiny Object Syndrome

5 Tips to Stay Focused on Wedding Planning Staying Focused on Wedding Planning is a huge challenge for many brides.  It is such an exciting time planning YOUR dream wedding.  It is easy to get distracted.  There are so many new ideas coming at you everyday, it really is a wonder brides can make decisions …

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Maid of Honor Duties, MOH Duties, Day of Wedding

Maid of Honor Duties – Day of the Wedding (Part 3 in MOH Series )

Maid of Honor Duties -Wedding Day Preparations  The wedding day has finally arrived.  Everyone (especially the bride) is excited, and stressed, and ready for this thing to happen.  The  Maid of Honor duties and the MOH’s calm successful completion of them are keys to a perfect wedding experience.  We’ve compiled a  list of MOH duties …

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Maid of Honor – What You Need to Know to Be Awesome (Part 1 in Series)

Being an awesome Maid of Honor is hard work, takes lots of planning, nerves of steel, a bit of luck,  and often a thick skin.  Brides often assume that being an awesome Maid of Honor just happens.  But that is not so.  The individual the bride selects to serve as  her Maid of Honor can …

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Ring Warming Wording – Creating a New Wedding Tradition – Part 2

In the Ring Warming Ceremony your wedding rings are “warmed” forever by your guests. Guests impart the well wishes, prayers and their love for you onto your wedding rings. This is an extremely personal way to include  your guests in your wedding. The ring warming wording conveys the meaning of your ceremony to your guests and extends your …

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Wedding Anxiety and Stress – Part 4 in Series of Stress Relief

This is Part 4 in our series about relieving wedding anxiety and stress – feelings that are all too common for brides when planning their weddings.  We have attached links to the earlier posts at the bottom of this post and hope you will read and share them. Realistic  Expectations Eliminate Your Wedding Anxiety  Be …

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Ring Warming Ceremony (Part I) – Including Guests In Your Ceremony

Warming of the Rings A ring warming ceremony is a meaningful way to include your guests in your marriage ceremony.  Each guest holds the wedding rings and silently wishes the couple good luck in their marriage, places their blessing on the rings or offers words of encouragement and love to the couple.  Letting everyone hold …

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Recognizing Wedding Stress  ( Stress Relief Series Part 3)

Recognizing Wedding Stress  ( Stress Relief Series Part 3) It has been exciting for me to read your emails from art 1 and Part 2 of our Wedding Stress series.    (If you have not read the articles,  that’s OK, we included the links below.)  I read all of your comments. (Thanks for some awesome …

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Bride Stress – Wedding Stress Relief (Part 2 in Series)

I am so excited you found Wedding Planning Stress – Part 1 helpful.  (If you have not read it, I included a link below.)  The second in the wedding stress relief series is here for you:   Bride Stress – Wedding Stress (Part 2) Bride stress on top of daily stresses can be overwhelming and take …

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