Q: My parents and I have very different ideas of what we want for the wedding. So much so that there have been some very heated conversations. My parents are paying for most of the wedding, so I know they get a say. But, how much say do they actually get? How do I have
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It’s coming up on the end of the year. The holidays are in full swing! But, with everything going on, what’s happened with your planning?! Wedding planning at the end of the year is different from planning the rest of the year. Why? Purely because of the holidays. Once the holidays hit, everyone starts slowing
One of the most painstaking parts of planning your wedding is undoubtedly the seating chart. Because it’s all about figuring out where to seat people so that everyone’s happy. Your divorced parents can’t be too close to each other, but still both need to be in a place of honor… The friend who used to
When it comes to your budget, the holidays are pretty much the worst time of the year. EVER. There is so much spending happening! From parties and outfits to gifts and decorations, it can feel like money is just flying out the window. The holidays are fun! But, man it can cost a lot. But
If you’re planning a destination wedding, one of the most important things you’ll be doing is a site visit. Because it gives you a chance to see, touch, taste, hear and smell everything. Since you don’t live in the area, it’s your chance to really experience the destination, the venue and your vendors in person.
Q: We’re trying to figure out our wedding toasts and we’re wondering, how many is too many? And how long should they be? These are both really good questions! Wedding toasts are a very traditional part of your wedding day. It’s a chance for your loved ones to share their wishes for you. And it
I love the fall! It’s such a great time to get married. The heat cools off and there’s a crispness in the air. You don’t have to worry about sweating into your wedding outfit. Or your makeup sliding off your face. Or having to eat and drink only light things. It’s a great in-between time
When you get engaged, you get bombarded with questions. Your family and friends are excited and curious and they want to know everything. They want to know when and where you’re getting married. Then they want to know what your colors or design is going to be. Then they want to know what your flowers
Does it ever feel like wedding planning is just all about checklists? Getting this done by this time. Or hiring these vendors. Or putting together these decor items. You have all these different things you need to do. And let’s face it, you’re kinda stressed. Because you only have so much time whether that’s a
When you’re working on a small wedding budget, every amount counts. And spending more in an area, no matter how small, can add up. And quickly put you over budget. Similarly, spending less in an area can add up too, and help ease your budget. So, anywhere you can save, even if it’s just a