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Your Top Wedding Cake FAQs →  December 8, 2010 0

If you have found yourself stressing out over your wedding cake, take a minute and relax!  These top wedding cake FAQs have got you covered: Q: When should I start looking for a baker? A: If you are looking for a quality cake baker, than you should give the baker a minimum of 4 months [...]

When your Parents Disapprove of your Fiancé →  December 8, 2010 0

There can be nothing more troubling than when your own parents don’t approve of the person who you have chosen to be “the one”.  Before you become upset and go on the defense, try to diffuse and sort out the situation. Start off by trying to see your partner through their eyes.  To many of [...]

What do I Write for my Wedding Vows? →  December 8, 2010 0

Got a serious case of writers block?  For a lot of bride and grooms-to-be, this is a terrifying experience most encounter when trying to write up their wedding vows.  Some things to think about before starting are: Are you permitted to have your own vows? Will you both be writing your vows separately or together? [...]

Top Wedding Gripes your Guests will Have →  December 8, 2010 0

Everyone will tell you that you have the most beautiful wedding, but behind the backs of many brides and grooms there are a lot of murmurings going on about what was done well and what was not done so well.  Here are some guest “tell all’s” about what they hated about the weddings they have [...]

The Worst Wedding Nightmares →  December 8, 2010 0

Afraid that your Uncle Bob or your little nephew Tommy may turn your day of wedded bliss into a nightmare?  It can happen!  Count your lucky stars that none of these wedding nightmares happen to you. Too Much Booze… Weddings are a time where the alcohol is usually flowing freely, which may bring out the [...]

The Biggest Wedding Color Mistakes →  December 8, 2010 0

You have dreamt about it, known about it, and planned it out right up to this very day.  You think you know what colors you want for your wedding, but once you begin putting the plans into motion, you are beginning to have your doubts.  For a lot of us brides and grooms, choosing appropriate [...]

The Best “Groom’s Cake” Ideas →  December 8, 2010 2

One of the hottest trends to hit the wedding world is allowing the groom to have his own “groom’s cake”.  The purpose of the cake? To celebrate the groom, of course!  Most brides will admit that their wedding was for the most part, if not entirely, all about them, so having a groom’s cake at [...]

The Best of the Different Wedding Desserts →  December 8, 2010 0

The wedding cake may not be your thing, or maybe you want to offer your guests an alternative treat on your big day.  If you’re trying to figure out what desserts to have, it’s time to start making a list and choosing your favorites. How to Come Up with Desserts The first thing to think [...]

Stocking up your Own Bar at your Wedding Reception →  December 8, 2010 0

If you are thinking of hosting your own bar at your reception, congratulations!  You are well on your way to saving potentially hundreds of dollars that you can otherwise spend elsewhere.  Before you tempt the idea of hosting your own bar, you will have to consider these things: Will the venue allow for you to [...]

Sibling Rivalry and your Wedding →  December 8, 2010 0

You know your sister almost as well as you know yourself.  If you’re reading this, chances are you suspect that you may have a bit of sister-trouble during the days leading up to your wedding, and maybe even on the day of.  Your sister may be the “whiner”, or she may be the careless “indifferent” [...]

How to Write your Wedding Vows: What you Need to Know →  December 8, 2010 0

Writing the wedding vows can both be blissful and stressful at the same time. Writing vows brings about fond feelings that we have for the one we are about to wed, but the thought of sharing these feelings, or putting them into a coherent sentence, can be beyond trying for a lot of brides and [...]

How to WOW your Wedding Guests →  December 8, 2010 0

Chances are that most people who are going to be in attendance on your wedding day have been to their fair share of weddings.  If you are looking to really WOW your guests, here are some things you can think about. The Venue Your reception venue is the first and best pace where you can [...]

How to Throw a Brunch-Style Wedding Reception →  December 8, 2010 0

The 3-course sit down dinner and the buffet just aren’t for you.  You would like something a bit more casual for your guests to enjoy, but you want to do more than simply have a cocktail and “appy” hour.  Brunch style wedding receptions are growing in popularity for a number of reasons.  They’re still sophisticated, [...]

How to Press your own Wedding Dress →  December 8, 2010 0

Regardless of whether you have had your dress hanging in your closet for 1 month or 1 year, your dress will have wrinkles and crinkles that will need to be ironed out.  A lot of brides these days don’t trust themselves with an iron and will have this professional done, but if you are looking [...]

How to Make your Own Wedding Programs →  December 8, 2010 0

Wedding programs are a great way to introduce your guests to your wedding.  Programs allow your guests to follow along with every part of the wedding, as well as help you introduce any traditions or customs that you and your fiancé may be incorporating into your wedding day.  Not only that, but they are also [...]

How to make a Toast on your Wedding Day →  December 8, 2010 0

If there is something that the vast majority of people on this planet hate, it’s public speaking.  Most brides say that they would rather spend weeks, if not months going through the wedding planning process again rather than giving a toast to all of their guests, but the toast does not need to be so [...]

How to include Junior Bridesmaids on your Big Day →  December 8, 2010 0

You know of a special little girl who is just a bit too old to be a flower girl, and who is just a bit too young to be a full fledged bridesmaid.  You want her to be a part of your wedding party, but you aren’t sure how to incorporate her. For any girl [...]

How to Get the Perfect Wedding Cake →  December 8, 2010 0

Most of us don’t regularly buy expensive cakes, so brides and grooms may feel a bit lost when it comes to trying to find the perfect wedding cake.  Below are some steps you can take to ensure that you have that perfect cake on you perfect day: Finding the Baker Unless you regularly visit a [...]