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Wedding Coordinator vs. Venue Coordinator. There is a difference!

| January 29, 2013

I’ve been wanting to get this blog post out for quite some time. I’ve struggled with what to say and how to say it politely…but you know what? There is no way to be “polite” about it so I won’t try to sugar coat it. So I’m just going to say it…There IS a difference […]

FAB Friday Finds: DIY Photo Booth

| December 14, 2012

Short and sweet…this is WAY cool!! And WAY easy! And WAY fabulous!! Make your own photo booth for your wedding, company event, class reunion or family reunion, or your at-home Christmas party. All you need is an iPad, the iPad Wedding Photo Booth App, some creativity and you will have a memorable event! Here’s how: […]

Do You Need a Wedding Planner? Would You Remodel Your Home Without a General Contractor?

| May 26, 2012

Great blog post by my friend Christine Boulton, Think Like a Bride. You can also find her on The Wedding Dish. She shares a great analogy to planning your wedding by comparing it to taking on a home remodel project without a contractor. Great thought to ponder. What do you think? Here’s the article in […]

Mason Jar Cocktails

| March 12, 2012

It seems that the mason jar, once thought to be seen only in your grandma’s pantry, is the center of attention for parties and weddings and not just for centerpieces anymore! Check out this really cool idea from Six in the Suburbs: Ready-made drinks in mason jars. They’re already pre-mixed, chilled and ready for consumption. […]

DIY Wedding Fans

| March 9, 2012

Here’s a great weekend DIY project for your summer wedding. Wedding fans made with various scrapbook papers. Get the complete how-to here¬†from Goodness Recycled. Adorable!! Photo by:¬†Twin Lens Images

Dear Bride, I Don’t Like It When…

| March 8, 2012

Dear Bride, I don’t like it when… …your parents miss out on your wedding day. When your mom is rushing around on the wedding day trying to get everything done instead of enjoying herself, she’s not the mother of the bride. She’s unpaid help! When I see your mom never sitting down to eat or […]

Unique Vases for Centerpieces

| November 4, 2011

Looking for unique containers for those flowers for your wedding tables or bridal shower? Something that won’t break the budget? Time to think outside the vase and think “container.” Look for items that you can add a personal touch to and look somewhere besides the flower section of a craft store. Paper bags from the […]

Unique Fall Wedding Decorations

| September 9, 2011

Happy Fall Y’all!!! I love this time of year and I love all the decorating options for around the home that you can also use for your wedding! I recently came across this stenciled pumpkin idea on Emmaline Bride‘s Blog and thought how wonderful, and different, would these decorated pumpkins look around your home or […]

Paper Flowers

| August 19, 2011

    Are they real…or are they artificial? Neither!! They’re paper!! That’s right – paper flowers. There are so many things you can do with paper – from crafting your invitations and favors to making flower bouquets to line the aisle or decorate your reception tables. Wow! If you like this look, you can read […]

Fresh Flower Centerpieces On A Budget

| August 18, 2011

I’m always on the lookout for new wedding ideas for brides who are crafty and would like to add a personal touch to their wedding (OK – I really want to say DIY bride but it seems so harsh). These centerpieces featured in this video are the perfect decor for a bridal shower or a […]