Planning the Guest List →  December 7, 2010 0

One of the most stressful parts of planning any wedding is trying to plan out the guest list. You have the people who you know must come: the parents, family members, closest friends ' but then there are those gray areas where, well, perhaps you or your groom may want them to come, but the [...]

Pets as Babies: Is he the One? →  December 7, 2010 0

More and more couples these days are moving in together before they are actually married, and a lot of these same couples are also choosing to adopt or own pets together to see how one another deals with responsibility. Both are secretly judging the other, seeing if they could see the other as being a [...]

How can I Cut Down my Guest List? →  December 7, 2010 0

Most brides and grooms would like to invite a whole lot of people to their wedding, a desire which is often primarily ruled by guilt. For what ever reason, when a wedding comes along, we suddenly feel inspired to invite our best friends from our grade school classes and our neighbor who lived 3 doors [...]

Children: A Marriage Obligation? →  December 7, 2010 0

Of course everyone wants to be a grandparent, or an aunt, or an uncle, or they just simply want to see new life come into this earth. As much pressure as you may be feeing to have children, it's not something that anyone else should play any part in. After all, it is a very [...]

Your Quick Wedding Checklist →  December 7, 2010 0

When trying to plan a wedding, the number one thing that you need to have on hand so that you can plan the wedding is a checklist telling you exactly what you need to do. Here are some of the main 'items' and details that you need to have checked off of your list before [...]

Tips for the Groom and his Groomsmen →  December 7, 2010 0

The wedding day is always thought to be all about the ride. It's all about her looking glamorous, it's all about her being the center of attention, it's all about HER. While the bride may believe this to be true, there is a large part of this wedding day that is also all about the [...]

The Pregnant Bridesmaid →  December 7, 2010 0

Some brides have a hard time considering their pregnant friend to be a bridesmaid or a maid of honor, but this doesn't necessarily need to be a reason to not ask a good friend to be an important part of your special day. Here are some things to think about when asking your pregnant girlfriend [...]

The Pregnant Bride →  December 7, 2010 0

Apart from the 'shotgun wedding' jokes you have almost definitely received, being a pregnant bride is no easy feat. Not only do you have to start planning for your new life ahead with a new baby, but you have to plan for a wedding along with your mood swings and your growing belly. As a [...]

The Bride and Groom’s Financial Responsibilities →  December 7, 2010 0

It can be a bit confusing when trying to figure out who is to pay for what, especially when it comes to the bride and groom. Brides and grooms sometimes feel obligated to pay for everything, while others don't feel the need to pay for anything. You invited these people to your wedding, so they [...]

So your Groom wants his Sister to be the Maid of Honor' →  December 7, 2010 0

Asking anyone to be part of your wedding party is a huge honor. Anyone who you ask will feel blessed and love the opportunity to celebrate with you on your most special of days. Sometimes choosing the wedding party isn't so simple, however, especially if your groom wants his sister to be the maid of [...]

Planning a Wedding During the Holiday Season?  Read This. →  December 7, 2010 0

Who doesn't love the holiday season' It's a time of year where families unite, where friends bond closer, and where romance peaks at an all new high. Sounds like a pretty good time to also throw a wedding now, doesn't it' No one says that you have to throw your wedding during the spring or [...]

How to Throw a Monogram Themed Wedding →  December 7, 2010 0

Monograms are a growing trend in the world of weddings, which is why a lot of brides and grooms are now throwing a 'monogram themed' wedding! Monogram themed weddings are understated yet elegant, versatile, and they are a great representation of the joining of two people on a wedding day. If you're wondering just how [...]

How to Deal with an Unhelpful Bridesmaid →  December 7, 2010 0

So you have asked a few special ladies to be your bridesmaids on your special day. Almost every girl is going to squeal with delight and agree to be a bridesmaid. What greater of a compliment is there than walking down the aisle with the bride on that wonderful day? Unfortunately, a lot of bridesmaids [...]

How to Choose your Wedding Decorations →  December 7, 2010 0

Some women are absolutely delighted at the idea of choosing the decorations for their wedding ceremony and reception, while others are a little bit less enthusiastic. It can be hard to really 'envision' what your wedding is going to look like, especially if you don't have a designing bone in your body. To help you [...]

Budgeting for your Wedding Day →  December 7, 2010 0

There's the dreaded six-letter word: budget. No one likes to 'budget', we all want to spend-spend-spend on what we want and to not have to think about any of the repercussions of doing so. Without proper budgeting and saving, however, you can very well spend thousands upon thousands of dollars on your wedding if you [...]

Are you Thinking about Wedding Insurance? →  December 7, 2010 1

The idea of needing insurance on your big day can be a bit disheartening. No bride or groom wants to think that all of this planning that they have been doing for the past year has been all for naught, nor do we even want to tempt the idea of our spouse-to-be not showing up [...]

What to Look for in a Wedding Vendor Contract →  December 6, 2010 0

Before you sign on the dotted line, there are a few things that you definitely need to clarify with you vendor! There are the basics, such as checking price and availability, but there are sometimes some other details hidden within that fine print that a vendor will intentionally not mention to you and hope that [...]

Siblings and your Wedding Day →  December 6, 2010 0

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! Now that you probably have gotten over the excitement of that gleaming engagement ring on your finger, it's time to start thinking about venues, dresses, and the bridal party. For some this is a rather easy decision, especially if they have a relatively small family (i.e. one brother or sister), [...]