Vendors – 8 Things Not to Say When Talking to Wedding Vendors

Much of your wedding planning time is spent meeting with and interacting with your vendors  How you work with and relate to them can have a significant impact on the bottom line of your wedding budget and your overall wedding experience. Your words can have a powerful impact on the way your vendors see you …

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Conflict – 11 Ways to Resolve Conflict in Wedding Planning

Wedding planning sounds so exciting.  You will be making plans and creating your perfect day.  Then reality sets in and you realize that much of your planning time is absorbed by dealing with conflict. Your conflict may be on a personal level.  What type of wedding do you and your groom really want – large …

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Something Borrowed, Something Blue -Wedding Memories (Part II)

Something Borrowed Something Borrowed signifies the support from the community of family and friends surrounding you, the bride and groom, on your wedding day and in your new life as a married couple. The possibilities for something borrowed are nearly endless.  If you need something on your wedding day, and someone you know has one, …

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Something Old, Something New For Your Wedding Memories

According to legend, the bride who follows the tradition by wearing ” something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue” on her wedding day will have good luck in her marriage. Modern brides who carry on the tradition have expanded it to include anything the bride uses on her wedding day. I officiated at …

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Unplugged Bride – Focusing on Your Wedding Without Interruptions

I will be the first to admit, the thought of being unplugged is difficult to accept, especially on the most important day of your life.  Trust me, make the decision to be unplugged.  You will be glad you did.  “Please sit back, relax, enjoy the celebration, and most importantly, we urge you to unplug and …

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Cheap Reception Foods That Save You Money and Your Guests Will Love

Feeding your guests at your  wedding reception can quickly become expensive.  Many brides see cheap DIY reception foods as lower quality and not for them.  Read on and you will find this is a misconception you will be glad you overcame.  You can save money and have a fabulous reception your guests will remember and …

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Your Wedding Party – 11 Questions To Ask Before Choosing

Who should I include?  How large should my wedding party be?  Determining who to  include in your wedding party is the biggest “people decision” for the bride and groom in planning your wedding.  Resist the urge to issue invitations to potential bridesmaids and groomsmen before you have taken the time to honestly answer these questions.  …

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Wedding on a Budget – 14 Ways to Save You Real Money

For most brides, planning their wedding is the first large event they have coordinated in their lives.  This can be an exciting time, but also a bit overwhelming when faced with budget vs. dream decisions, timelines, and even knowing what you want. Your wedding day is special and unique.  You have dreamed about it since …

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