Monthly Archives: July 2016

American Wedding: 10 Wedding Truths Nobody Tells You

Getting married is supposed to be the best day of your life. However, it is also a day that flies by. There is so much going on that it seems like one minute you are getting hair and makeup done, and the next you are dancing as husband and wife. Don’t believe it? Just ask
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Wedding Venue 102 (Part II): Ideas for Wedding Locations

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In Part I, we shared four questions that you should answer when searching for wedding venues.  Now we’d like to add on to this piece and share a few ideas for places to have a wedding.  This post will be more of an addendum to the first question—what type of venue will you be looking
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Bridal Shower: Ideas for Bridal Shower Themes and Activities

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Traditionally, the bridal shower is planned by the maid of honor, but, in recent years, the tradition has become lax.  Bridal showers can be planned by almost anyone.  Remember that if a gift is received from the bridal shower, a thank you note should be sent within two weeks of the shower. Now on to
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Bachelorette Party: Seven Rules from a Bachelorette Tale

Once upon a time there lived a girl in a land not-so-far-away.  She dreamt of the life she’d live when she grew up, and knew that one day she would lead the storied life she’d envisioned for herself and serendipitously find the man of her dreams. One day, after she’d grown into a woman, as
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Thank You Notes: 9 Etiquette Tips for Thank You Notes

The tough part? It’s over.  Between the “Will you marry me?”, the kissing of the bride, and the honeymoon, you spent a significant amount of time and money planning an event to be remembered for all posterity. But you’re not done yet.  If you’re a newlywed, you’re probably still getting gifts, and may have even
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Bridal Shower: Ultimate Bridal Shower Game Guide

Like many wedding traditions, the bridal shower is a custom that originated before it was common for people to marry for love. When a bride’s family did not have enough means for a dowry, family friends would come together and bring enough gifts to compensate. Nowadays, bridal showers are a fun pre-party for the bride
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