Budget Wedding Planning

The Wedding Budget

Congratulations! You’re engaged and ready to start planning. If you’ve never been married before, or haven’t been in the wedding loop, it’s probably going to be a bit of a surprise when you start researching costs. Remember this one of the biggest events of your life, and hopefully the only time you’ll be doing it.…

Remember to….

12 or more months ahead of your wedding day Send Save-The-Date cards to all your guests, especially those that may need to make travel arrangements. 6 or more months ahead of your wedding day Purchase wedding rings so you’ll have plenty of time for any customization and sizing. 2 or more months ahead of your…

Wedding Rehearsal Dinner

Rehearsal Dinner 101

The Basics Your rehearsal dinner will serve many important purposes, no matter its location or level of formality. First and foremost, the rehearsal is a chance to run-through your ceremony, delegate any wedding responsibilities to family, and quell any last minute nerves. Second, in the event that your family and friends are not already well…

First Dance Etiquette

Traditionally, after the introduction of the bride, groom, and the rest of the wedding party, the bride and groom traditionally share the first dance. For the next dance, the father of the bride dances with the bride, and the groom dances with the bride’s mother. After that, the bride’s father dances with her mother, and…

Plan the Perfect Honeymoon

A honeymoon can be a once-in-a-lifetime vacation. After the stress of the wedding preparations and the joy of finally becoming a married pair, couples enjoy pure blissful days during their honeymoon. It’s all about relaxing, celebrating love and having the time of your life. But how do you find the ideal honeymoon destination? Tropical, ski…