Category Archives: The Wedding

It is time for the moment you have planned out since you were a child, the wedding. To people that have previously planned a wedding you know the amount of stress and time you have to dedicate to this event. It isn’t just reciting nuptials to some people. This is like a second job for most women. Finding out the venue and guest list. Deciding if you are going to add DIY touches, etc. can drive a person insane. We want to share stories about the wedding for all of you to use as inspiration for your upcoming wedding! We also have recipes that you can make to add a personal touch to the reception. This category will also give you cute ideas such as throwing flowers opposed to rice when the newly weds make their way out of the ceremony! If you are lost at all or question anything about your wedding we would highly recommend reading a few posts from us!

20 Outdoor Wedding Cheats That Will Save the Day So you want to throw a wedding that is going to knock the socks off your guests, but you also want to stay in a reasonable budget. Outdoor weddings are one of the hardest types to pull off. Don’t worry we have got you covered! Here is a list of 20 outdoor wedding cheats that will help make your guests think you are the expert at planning weddings! 1. Stones for Bridesmaids: So heels are obviously what looks the best for a wedding, but standing outside doesn’t always mean pavement. If Read More →

How To: Cut the Cost for your Wedding Lets get one thing straight, weddings are expensive. There is nothing you can do, no matter what you do there is going to be some type of cost in that special day. First things first, cut the guest list down. Most wedding venues make you pay per guest. For example you can be charged by “plate”. The prices can go up as high as $150 per plate! Outrageous! So try and keep it to a minimal amount. There are certain things to keep in mind when cutting down the list, would this Read More →

Gorgeous Wedding Jewelry Wedding jewelry is some of the most expensive and sentimental pieces a person will ever own. It isn’t just about the bling, it is about the memories that are captured while wearing your wedding jewels! The thing you want to accomplish is making sure you have a ring that you can treasure forever. 1. All-Diamond Pave Set Wedding Band  We love this ring! It is on the pricy side, but in our opinion it is worth it! We are big fans of excessive amounts of bling. The all diamond wedding band not only draws attention to your Read More →

The 21-Year Long Engagement The longest engagement of all time was between a Mexican couple. It lasted 67 years before they tied the knot. This was the story the minister who married Deleware couple Loretta Stigliano and John Ruglass. The two met over 30 years ago and were engaged for 21 years before they decided it was finally the right time to say “I do”. “I probably had the ring for 6 months before I did ask her to get married,” said John Ruglass. John and Loretta met at work, the cafeteria lady introduced the two after a little while. They Read More →

5 of the Best Places For the Honeymoon The honeymoon is one of the best memories a couple has. It is the first time you take a getaway vacation as husband and wife. This vacation symbolizes the beginning of a life shared together, so why not make it the best it could be? Here is a list of 5 of the best places to take your honeymoon. 5. Hawaii Hawaii may seem like an overrated place because of the amount of tourists that travel here each year, but trust us there are spots where even you wont want to leave! Read More →

Flowers in Season for your Perfect Wedding Bouquet Summer is the season for weddings and who wouldn’t want an amazing bouquet to tie the whole event together?! We have made a list of our favorite summer time flowers to help you decide what the perfect flower bouquet should be! The list goes on for pages on Flowers.Org.Uk, but we decided to pick our favorites! Rose Calla Lily Lilac Hypericum Godetia Dendrobium Orchid Delphinium Hydrandrea Peonies Gloriosa Chrysanthemum Lily of the Valley Sweet Pea Bouvardia Roses Lets start out with roses. This is a given…roses are the most used flower in Read More →

5 Wedding Cake Alternatives Skipping out on the wedding cake might seem strange at first, but in reality not everyone loves cake. Wedding cakes are definitely the more traditional route. With the years changing so are the wedding trends. There are more alternatives to wedding cakes that will take your mind off of the thought of even wanting a cake!  1. Cake Pop Wedding Cake Cake pops are the hottest trend. So many people are obsessed with these things! For those of you who haven’t had a cake pop yet, go immediately to the store and buy one! There is Read More →

What to Wear to a Summer Wedding   The appropriate attire to a wedding is a must. The confusing thing about summer wedding’s are that no one really knows what color scheme to stick to and what style dresses to buy. Depending on the location (if it is an inside event or outside) can have an impact on the attire. Another thing to keep in mind is the summer fashion colors are now out and posted on various websites. It is a mixture of base colors such as beige, cool colors like blues, and of course warm colors like orange Read More →

5 Registry Gifts That Will Change Your Life Instead of registering a random wedding boutique, why not think strategically and register gifts that you not only cant live with out, but your guests won’t spend a fortune on. These are some amazing gifts that a married couple should never live without. The first one is of course, the magic bullet. This is such a versatile product. Your husband can make a protein shake in less than 10 seconds and then you can make a fruit smoothie right in that same minute! This product has special blades in the shape of Read More →

Being invited to a wedding is an exciting feeling, but then comes the anxiety of buying the perfect gift. If you are the type of person that rarely goes to weddings unless it is immediate family or good friends then you probably are on the fence of what is considered “acceptable” as a gift. The main thing to remember is that you were invited to their wedding! You are being treated like a true guest of honor because lets be honest it is not cheap to host an event! The budget should only come in to play if you really Read More →