Engaged? Yikes – Now What?

Everyone knows about your engagement. Everyone is excited. But no-one is as excited as the two of you. That’s the way it should be – but you also have this enormous “project” ahead of you. Except it’s not a project of course. You are getting ready for this beautiful, glorious day but where do you start? How about stepping right back? Talk with your fiancé about what each of you envision as the perfect wedding. … Read more

Save That Date!

Big wedding? Small wedding? Either way – save that date! Of course, both the bride and groom want everyone they invite to attend the wedding and put the date aside. Why not do it in a unique way? For many the “Save The Date” invitations will be the first taste of the wedding. Consider making them personal, unique or non-traditional. This will make them fun and excite guests about your big day. Being surrounded by technology and … Read more

Wedding Photography – Without the Photographer?

All weddings have a photographer. Right? Well, maybe not. An interesting option is to arm all your guests with cameras, tell them to click-like-crazy – and then see what transpires! It’s playing the numbers but, given the high cost of a photographer, it could be an option for the budget-conscious. Check out sites like Camera Renter for ways to streamline the process. Beware though! A good photographer brings a very special set of skills to your … Read more

Flowers – From Predictable to Breathtaking

Flowers: the beautiful little touch that are one of the many things that help create the fairytale wedding of your dreams. Choosing the perfect flowers are one thing, but deciding how to incorporate them into your wedding is another. Many people use the traditional bouquet and consistently use the same flowers throughout the day. But if you’re looking to spice up your wedding and make the flowers an unpredictable surprise you’ve come to the right … Read more

10 Months

To me, that sounds like an appropriate timeline to conduct research for buying a new car, or perhaps to re-learn algebra. June 23, 2012, however, is the date my future husband and I will share our commitment to each other in the presence of our friends and family. Given the challenge at hand, I’d almost prefer taking algebra again. Plenty of time? Piece of cake, you say? Perhaps it might be for the average American … Read more