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Would you dare to say your “I do’s” on the scariest night of the year? Some of you may not even consider having their wedding on Halloween, but there are those of you who wouldn’t flinch at the idea. While many girls dream of a beautiful spring wedding with white roses and pretty pastels, there are plenty of less-traditional brides out there who would prefer a darker and spookier ceremony. For those brides-to-be, October is the perfect time to tie the knot. Surprisingly Halloween is a popular date to tie the knot. It isn’t for the faint hearted but for Read More →

Have you ever attended a wedding where someones child fell asleep during the vows, or even worse made a scene during the ceremony? There are those rare cases in which a child can create mayhem due to missing his nap earlier that day. Most weddings the bride will choose to have a niece, nephew, cousin or family friend participate in the wedding party as a flower girl or even ring barer. However they may be adorable, not all brides will choose to include them in there special day. There are many modern day weddings in which the bride and groom Read More →

Wedding rings are one of the most widely recognized symbol of love around the world. They are precious pieces of jewelry that are worn by couples all around the world to symbolize the love and life long commitment to one another. When it comes to weddings, there are certain traditions and rituals that are followed during a wedding ceremony prior to the ring exchange. From walking down the isle, to champagne showers while getting ready, the traditions are countless. However one of the most celebrated tradition is that of the wedding ring, the ring is almost always placed on the Read More →

You are just days away before your big wedding and a cloud icon with slanted water drops is haunting you from your weather app on your iPhone. It’s the absolute worst kind of wedding crasher, but one you must be ready for, when rain crashes your wedding day. While crying over the weather radar may not make it any better, having a backup plan in mind will help you to stay sane. Keep in mind, weather preparation starts way before the big day, so be ready for plan B! So if it’s going to rain just get over it and Read More →

So you are guilty as charged, dubbed with the duty to organize a wild night out on the town for the bride to be and her gang of misfit women. Bachelor parties have been an age old tradition dating back generations to celebrate the last night of “freedom” before they take the plunge. Although we may not be in the dark ages anymore (thank goodness), we do still celebrate that last night of freedom with tom foolery and raunchy behavior, even women partake with their closest girlfriends. Wether its a drunken fest that includes police strippers and plastic penises for Read More →

When it comes to taking care of your expensive items such as your car, your boat or even your house, you don’t take the short road. Purchasing insurance for the sole purpose of  peace of mind and any accidents that may occur applies all of these examples and more. So wouldn’t it make sense to purchase insurance on your diamond engagement ring? Of coarse it would!There are a few options to go about insuring your engagement ring. Engagement ring insurance can be purchased as an extension for your renters or homeowners policy. Both of these policies cover the items in Read More →

In most cases, gratuity will be calculated in your contracts. But for other vendors, tipping is not an obligation, but is welcomed and highly recommended. The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, which makes it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find today’s proper way to go about tipping the hired help. In many cases tips are included in the contract. However with a few exceptions, it’s not required to tip your vendors, although many couples may choose to  add gratuity after the event, with the amount depending on their performance. But how much is enough? Our Read More →

With yet another season of autumn just around the corner, a beautiful time of the year when the leaves begin to change and great things are bound to happen. Why not plan an amazing occasion for you and your partner one in which you incorporate your proposal? Great idea you say? We were thinking the same thing! From a simple hike up the Rocky mountains, or a horseback ride through the valley, to a romantic hot air balloon ride, we have the perfect ideas for those of you who are planning on popping the question this fall! There is no Read More →

So you have decided to take the plunge and ask your women to be yours forever, congratulations we will start planning your funeral. Just Joking!!! Congratulations are definitely in order. If you already have the engagement ring picked out, then you are already ahead of the game. But for those of you who have no clue whether to buy her diamond ring in store or online, we have got the scoop. Although shopping online does save time and effort, are you really able to trust those web-stars out there with your engagement ring. Both options of in store shopping and Read More →

When it comes to your wedding day, certain guests may not make the cut. One guest that surely should be there is your favorite tail-wagging, four-legged, happy faced member of the family. He could be your best friend or your first child, however you think of your beloved pet, we all know your wedding wouldn’t be complete without your four-legged family member. You wouldn’t dream of not inviting your father, so why wouldn’t you invite the most loving tender and loyal creature you know? Personally I wouldn’t have it any other way! My dogs are the most important thing in Read More →