The Groomsmen

The Groomsmen

After your groom has popped the big question to you, he has the responsibility of finding his groomsmen. Although, men tend to put off asking his friends until the very last minute. If you know your fiance is the type to avoid sentimental situations with anyone other than you, maybe you should suggest some of these ideas to get him inspired. I think a great idea for a group of rowdy men (and which ones aren’t?) is to go paintballing.

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Going “Green”

Going “Green”

In continuation of the sustainable weddings series, we will be focusing on green tips for choosing centerpieces and wedding favors! When the term “local” is used for this blog’s purposes, local is termed as close to the wedding ceremony and reception.Using the same venue for both the wedding ceremony and reception is highly recommended for reducing transportation and carbon emissions (not to mention cost!). To reduce the amount of consumption for your wedding decor, why not recycle the brides and

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The Night Before…

The Night Before

It’s the night before your wedding, and all through the house, you cant go to sleep and your bridesmaids are running around looking for your future spouse. There are a few things you should consider doing the night before your wedding that do not consist of getting some early shut eye or your bridesmaids hunting down your soon to be hubby that went to grab some drinks with his groomsmen… 1. Whiten those pearly whites. You will be taking pictures

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Best Wedding Photo Poses

Best Wedding Photo Poses

We all want our photos to be beautiful without looking like we tried, but let’s be honest! If you want a photo of something specific, you need to pose. It won’t appear forced in the photo if it isn’t forced in real life, so don’t stress about the fact that you’re making these moments happen. Have your photographer or a friend be on the lookout for those special candid moments though, just in case! Hug from Behind The classic husband

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Gift for the Groom

Gift for the Groom

The perfect present for your fiancé doesn’t have to be expensive, it just needs to be thoughtful. Your hubby will love and appreciate whatever you decide to give him. Give your fiancé a bottle of his favorite cologne, and if he doesn’t have one then pick a fragrance that you would enjoy on him. He will like the fragrance simply because you like it. Get a pair of cufflinks engraved with your fiancé’s initials for him to wear the day

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Wedding Showers

Wedding Showers

The Wedding shower is 100% all about you, so feel free to have whatever theme you want without annoying your hubby. Traditionally it is planned by the maid of honor but you can always drop hints or just be completely surprised. So show your maid of honor these ideas and get ready to have a fun time with all of your girls! This wedding shower journal will help you stay organized and keep track of all your gifts so you

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5 Important Rules of A Budget! 

5 Important Rules of A Budget!

I think sometimes we get so wrapped up in the fantasy of this Cinderella wedding that is so perfect and over the top we forget what we can actually afford! There are many ways to do weddings on a budget and for less money then you think. Rule №1- Set a budget and stick to it. Do not fudge on the budget create ground rules and if you find something that you really like and it costs more then expected

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Unusual Wedding Ideas

Unusual Wedding Ideas

Making you’re wedding different than any other wedding you have ever seen always seems to be a brides goal. Here are some new fun ideas I came across that I think future brides would really enjoy! What a great way to do something blue! Have the wedding party write things on the bottom of you’re wedding shoes in a blue marker. For table numbers you can use years. Take pictures of the family from that year or what you and

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Bridal Portraits

Bridal Portraits

It’s your time to shine! Bridal portraits are all about you and that beautiful dress you picked to wear on your wedding day. Most people take their bridal pictures before the wedding so that they can use a picture at their wedding. If you don’t have time to do it before your wedding, then don’t rush it. Plan some time after your wedding to get the bridal session done. You don’t want to miss out on these pictures that will

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Lace, Bows, and Flowers to Throw!

Lace, Bows, and Flowers to Throw!

You’re flower girl is one of the first people you’re guests will see come down the isle so it is important that whatever she is wearing really reflects you’re wedding theme. There are so many new trends with flower girls, from big headbands to being barefoot you cannot go wrong. If you are having a beach wedding I love the idea of the flower girl being barefoot and wearing a simple head piece. Having a decorative basket for her to

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