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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 →

Every women deserves there dream wedding, surrounded by lavish flowers, family, friends and lost of cake. However when it comes down to the actually planning and budgeting for your big day, those dreams of an elegant wedding can soon seem out of reach. Don’t worry though ladies with proper preparation you have still have your dream wedding and save some money in the process. Preparing a budget and sticking with it can be harder then expected and can bring along with it a lot of stress, but before you go breaking your bank, we have gathered the best do it Read More →

Top 10 Hors d’oeuvres to Have at Your Wedding There are two main things you have to think about when planning a wedding, ‘what are my guests going to be drinking and what will they be snacking on.’ During the cocktail hour and reception hors d’oeuvres are a necessity. We have compiled a list of the top ranking snacking foods that your guests will talk about for months after the wedding!  1. Stuffed Mushrooms: These are mouthwatering delights that fit in with any occasion! One great thing about stuffed mushrooms is they are small enough to keep contained in your Read More →

50 Easy Wedding Ideas 1. Use mason jars as cups for the reception. It is not only cheaper, but very stylish! 2. Add some personality to your wedding, put fun games at the table. 3. Remember this is your wedding! Do things your way! 4. Put flowers everywhere! The more the merrier 5. Hand origami this a fun way to get your guests talking! 6. Have a candy or sundae table! 7. Have a wedding cake along with a cupcake tower, this way every guest has options! 8. If you are having an October wedding, use plastic vampire teeth as Read More →

3 DIY Drinks to Serve at Your Wedding Beverages are a necessity for a wedding and making them yourself not only cuts down the cost, but lets your guests feel more personally connected to you! Here are three drinks that are sure to make your guests eager to find out the recipe!  1. Blackberry Mojito If you are having a summer wedding a refreshing way to keep your guests hydrated is serving them a fruity twist on the classic mint mojito. This is an easy recipe and can be made in less than 10 minutes! Ingredients You Will Need: 4 Read More →

Neat Goodie Bags to Give to Your Guests Showing gratitude for having your friends and family attend your wedding is one of the most gracious things a host can do. The biggest dilemma is people don’t usually know what to fill the goodie bags with or make them look presentable! A goodie bag is no longer just one of those miniscule ending treats you collect at the end of a party, they have become a part of the decoration process. Many weddings incorporate the goodie bags by placing them on a buffet style table by the exit. Others will put Read More →

Do it Yourself Wedding Ideas!   Want to add some personal crafts to your special day, but don’t know where to even start! Here is a compilation of crafty ideas that can help make your wedding stand out! 1. Drinks Most couples have different tastes in drinks, men like the darker liquors such as whiskey, spiced rum, etc. Women on the other hand want a more feminine drink such as cosmopolitans and mixed fruity drinks. Making a compilation sign on saying HIS and the other saying HERS and the drinks that you are offering is a cute way to make sure Read More →

    The wedding was beautiful, you look great in your dazzling new diamond wedding ring, and you were able to pull everything off perfectly. But now it’s time for the reception and it seems like although you and your man are finally joined together, your guests don’t seem too interested in being social and mingling. Here’s how you can get things going with our… 9 Ways to Get Your Wedding Guests Mingling Give your guests a “Badge of Honor” with their relationship to you or a funny nickname to spark up a conversation. Put guests into teams and start Read More →

  Everyone is a little bit frantic on the wedding day, even the groom, so why not do a little something extra to remind your future spouse that this day is all about the two of you being united? After all didn’t he get you a beautiful engagement ring of your dreams? Here are a few suggestions that will pleasantly surprise him on the big day. Have ‘I love you’ embroidered on his shirt collar or cuff. Just a sweet little reminder of your feelings for each other. Keep an engagement diary to give him that keeps track of all Read More →

Remember the days when the thing to do at a wedding reception was to have a tasting station or use bold, bright jewel tones all over the reception space? Well, thankfully times have changed. From quirky to classy, here are the top six wedding trends of 2012. 1. Terrarium centerpieces Want your wedding to really stand out? Instead of over-the-top flower arrangements and candelabras, opt for a beautiful terrarium centerpiece. Not only is this unique, but it’s a great conversation starter. These work best if you have a few together with a few blooms and a touch of greenery inside Read More →