Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Wedding Day: Wedding Gift Registry Tips – Part 3

Don’t register for what you don’t need- If you and your fiance already live together or you have more than enough throw pillows and kitchen appliances between you, consider an alternative registry. Register for camping equipment, outdoor furniture or exercise equipment. Or try cresting a wedding wish list on your website asking for things like
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The Wedding Day: Wedding Gift Registry Tips – Part 2

Register for items in all price ranges- All your guests will be in different financial situations. Also you can’t expect a casual acquaintance to spend the same amount that a close family member would spend on your wedding gift. Make sure you have items that cost as little as twenty dollars or less on your
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Planning: Wedding Planning – Part 4

Here is some wedding planning advice in regards to your wedding timeline from The American Wedding. Your Timeline This is probably the hardest part of wedding planning altogether. It may even beat out the tightest budget. The reason being, things take time, especially things like: renting a banquet hall, marriage counseling, choosing and ordering your
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Planning: Wedding Planning – Part 3

Here is some wedding planning advice in regards to your wedding party from The American Wedding. Your Wedding Party It would be wonderful if you could include all of your sorority sisters and all of your cousins. It’s terrific that you have such a strong support group and love and are loved by so many
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Planning: Wedding Planning – Part 2

Here is some wedding planning advice in regards to your wedding vision. Your Vision Something you may not realize as a bride with the perfect wedding planned in your head is that if you do not project this idea into the outward world, your vision won’t come true. This is not to discourage you from
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Budget: Wedding Planning – Part 1

Let us begin by saying that ultimately this is your day and the most important thing is that you are marrying the person you want to spend the rest of your life with. If the flowers aren’t in full bloom and your bridesmaids don’t all have matching shoes, please don’t let it get to you.
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Traditions: Wedding History

Matrimony has existed since ancient times, in different forms which reflect the customs and values of different societies. The Sumerians, the Assyrians and the Babylonians saw marriage solely for economic and social reasons. In Ancient Rome marriage was seen as a form of social climbing to pass from one castle to another, and was also
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The Bride: Mother of the Bride – Choosing Dress Tips

Choosing the wedding dress is one of the most important if not the most important fashion decision you will ever make. For your mom, choosing what to wear at her daughter’s wedding is equally a very important decision. Following these simple tips should ensure both you and your mother look your absolute best on such
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Your Guests: Children at Weddings – Part 2

If you decide you will be allowing children you now have other decisions and arrangements to make. First you will want to save yourself some money and talk to your caterer. Many wedding caterers will have a special children’s menu or a discounted rate for your youngest guests. Children don’t eat as much as adults
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