How to Start a Wedding Budget

Congratulations, you are finally engaged and we know you are eager to jump into planning!  But, before you get too far ahead, make sure that your dream wedding and your wallet are in sync.  This is the most dreaded part of the process, but we can help you get started with a few simple steps. […]

A Guide to Creating Your Wedding Registry

Once you have announced your engagement to friends and family, it is time to celebrate!  To show their excitement, all and sundry will be excited to present a gift to the happy couple.  But first, you need to get started with your wedding registry.  Here are a few tips to get things underway.   Create […]

Hidden Wedding Cost You Didn’t Anticipate

  You plan and budget like a pro for your wedding, and finally you have it all figured out…until those hidden expenses rear their ugly head.  It happens to many brides, they find themselves surprised by those pesky charges that didn’t exactly make the wedding budget spreadsheet.  Here are a few hidden fees you can […]

Cocktail and Appetizer Ideas for Your Reception

Now that you have officially tied the knot, it is time to party!  We have researched the best appetizer and cocktail ideas that are sure to make your wedding reception a festivity to remember. Cocktail Ideas First things first.  Once your guests make their way to your reception, one of the primary places they will […]

Overcoming Last-Minute Wedding Anxiety

You have a big day ahead of you, no wonder you feel a little overwhelmed!  But, there is no need to hold onto unnecessary anxiety.  Here are a few tips to help you relieve some of that unwanted stress. Make a To-Do List. Typically when brides feel overwhelmed, simple organization can offer some relief. Make […]

Unique Save-the-Date Ideas

Are you tired of traditional save-the-date cards?  Looking for a unique way to let your guests know an invitation awaits? Here are some ideas to get your creative juices flowing.  Enhance Your Theme Your save-the-date is the first glimpse into the theme of your wedding.  Set the tone by selecting an option that represents your […]

Benefits of Pre-Marital Counseling

Many couples like to seek the advice of a counselor before walking down the aisle.  This decision can have a positive impact in creating a lasting marriage.  Studies conclude that professional counselors can help couples work through differing family dynamics while creating a foundation in matters of finances, children, and household roles.  Here are some […]

How to Handle Uninvited Guests

You have spent months planning your wedding and weeks organizing your seating chart, but unexpectedly, you are face to face with a WEDDING CRASHER.  This is not the moment to cause a scene or stir conflict.  What do you do? You may wonder, who would show up without and invitation?  Surprise, it happens.  Here are […]

Planning an At-Home Wedding Reception

If you are planning to tie the knot and celebrate in the comfort of your own home, this endeavor may not be as easy as you think.  But, if your dream is to have an intimate backyard wedding, here are some things to consider. Maximize Your Space: First, know how many guests you can comfortably […]

Tips for Creating a Seating Chart

Have you ever been to a wedding reception where guests walked aimlessly with a plate of food wondering where to sit? Some brides, to prevent the chaos, choose to create a seating chart instead. Although it can be tricky while waiting for RSVP’s, you will find it is worth the effort to maintain organization on […]