Monthly Archives: August 2011

Wedding Trends: Charitable Wedding Registries

For engaged couples that already have well-established homes, the wedding registry can sometimes feel like an unnecessary indulgence. Which is why the trend of charitable wedding registries has taken off in such a big way. Atlanta-based radio disc jockey, Cindy Simmons and her fiance have been fanning the flame of this hot trend with a
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Party Ideas: Celebrate Fall 2011

The fall party season is full of reasons to celebrate.  Traditionally the fall season was full of parties and balls that attracted guests from far and wide. Halloween and Thanksgiving are still big party holidays in the fall.  There are so many great ways to celebrate fall. Fall is a great time for indoor parties,
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Planning: Pre-Wedding Parties

Your wedding and reception are the grand finale of months and maybe even years of planning.  Oftentimes there are a few parties that you have to plan or at least attend before the big day. It can be hard to keep track of who plans what party and when to have them.  Here is a
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Party Ideas: Back to School Parties

The adults usually have a Labor Day party that marks the end of summer and the kids then get shuffled back to school if they haven’t been in school already.  Many children are not so excited about returning to school after a summer vacation. Starting the tradition of a back to school party can give
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Wedding Party: The Duties of a Groomsman

At first glance it may not seem that groomsmen have too much to do.  The best man tends to plan the bachelor party and the groomsman just coughs up a little cash and shows up right? Well, looks are deceiving. There is plenty for a good groomsman to add to their to do list.  Here
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Reception: M.O.B. (Mother Of the Bride) Survival Kit

Typically you will buy small gifts for those whom have helped you during the wedding planning process. From your maid of honor to your flower girl and several in-between, you can certainly not forget that one person who was there through all of the good and bad, your mother. Most often you purchase gifts for
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Reception: Mason Jars – A Flexible Décor Option

Mason jars are great for canning your favorite fruits and vegetables from your garden.  Mason jars can also have many uses when it comes to weddings as well.  They are a great accessory for any style wedding because they are versatile and adaptable.  Here are some great ways to use those mason jars sitting in
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Etiquette: Name Change List for Newlywed Brides

Changing your name isn’t as simple as submitting one piece of paper.  There are many places it needs to be changed and many places someone’s spouse needs to be legally added into their life.  Here is a checklist to help make the process less painful. Places to file a name change- ·         The Social Security
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