Monthly Archives: June 2017

Real Weddings: Wedding Etiquette for Non-Traditional Families

Bride and groom

American family dynamics can be very complicated. More and more families have some other arrangement than the traditional mom, dad, and kids. People get divorces. There are step-parents, step-siblings, and step-children. Since wedding etiquette assumes a traditional family, many people don’t know how to make sure everyone is happy. A non-traditional family can affect everything
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Wedding Ideas: Stylish Mocktails for the Wedding Reception

Wedding Mocktail

Weddings are a time to let your hair down and party, but for those guests who can’t or don’t want to imbibe, an open bar serving spectacular cocktails can leave them feelings left out of the festivities. Fortunately, there are some amazing non-alcoholic options you can serve which are just as impressive and stylish as
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Passport Diaries: Dream Honeymoon in Bali

Honeymoon in bali

As you plan your rehearsal dinner, your engagement party, and all that a wedding entails, take the time to think of the relaxing days of your honeymoon.  Put your feet up, loosen your tense mind with a glass of Indonesian Jepun Sparkling Rose wine, and consider having your dream honeymoon in Bali.


Ceremony: Vintage Bridal Themes for Retro Brides

modern bride and groom on bench

Brides who are gearing up for their wedding day will likely have a good idea about what kind of theme they want for the big event. Whether it’s a rustic theme, polka dots, black tie, or fairy-tale, every bride can envision herself walking down the aisle in a particular setting. For those brides who are
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Advice: Dapper Accessories for Groomsmen

mens accessories on top of vest

Even though everyone who attends a wedding is looking forward to seeing the bride, there is, of course, some excitement to see the men all dressed up as well. For many groomsmen, taking part in a wedding is one of the few times they’ll have to really clean up and look their best, so it’s
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Inspiration: Colorful Tablescapes for a Summer Wedding

dining setting at wedding reception

Every wedding is special. Each bride and groom plan their wedding to their own personal preferences and tastes, which creates a unique event to enjoy with their loved ones. For brides and grooms who choose to have their wedding take place in the summer, it’s likely that they want to enjoy the warmer weather, longer
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Planning: Alternate Wedding Bands for Non-Traditional Brides

young bride and groom embrace

When it comes to weddings, every bride is different. Her personal tastes and preferences make her unique, and that is what is so great about each and every woman! Her unique personality will shine through in all of the wedding decisions, like the dress or her bachelorette invitations, all depending on what represents her personality
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