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Do I Need Wedding Insurance?

| January 29, 2011

The very word *insurance* implies that protection is needed in case something goes wrong. “What could possibly go wrong with our wedding?” If you’re asking yourself this question, you may be looking at too many bridal magazines and blogs with perfectly staged pictures and need to stop for a minute and think about reality. Most […]

5 Things A Bride Should Do After She Gets Engaged

| January 26, 2011

Congratulations on your engagement! The very word *engaged* implies that you’re involved in a flurry of to-dos while wading through a sea of bridal magazines trying to figure out the difference between Venetian and Chantilly lace and calling your florist to discuss a shade of peach. There is good news! Planning your wedding is NOT […]

Designing Your Wedding Invitations Around A Crooked Family Tree

| January 18, 2011

You’ve completed your guest list and it’s time to put together your wedding invitations. As you begin to research invitation designs you notice that the standard wording does not apply to you. Your family tree is a bit crooked. There are several branches in your section of your family tree as a result of divorced/remarried […]

With This Ring…

| January 14, 2011

Why DO we wear our wedding rings on our 4th finger of our left hand?┬áHas anyone asked you this question? Have you ever wondered why? Did it not occur to you until you started reading this? Over the years there has been much debate over tradition, faith, science and myth about why the wedding ring […]

Color Palettes: Pink and Bling

| January 2, 2011

I was thumbing through an old issue of Traditional Home magazine when I came across a sofa that had soft colors of pink, key lime and other greens, cream, and red…probably sounds awful in blog format but it was very warm and inviting on the page. I began thinking about wedding decor with pinks and […]