Archive for the ‘For the Big Day’ Category

Wedding Day Music

Music {and sound, for that matter} play a huge part in our everyday lives. Car trips, mood music, background noise…music is all around us. When planning your wedding day, don’t forget to include songs that are not only important to both of you, but that are also important to your family and wedding party. Obviously, […]

The honeymoon

One of my most favorite parts about our wedding was the honeymoon. We were married on a Friday and took off early Sunday morning for a week’s stay in the US Virgin Islands. I remember never feeling so utterly exhausted as we wheeled our luggage through the airport. However, once landing in paradise, we both […]

Beating the budget

It’s no secret, and it’s definitely no lie, that weddings get expensive. And quickly. Amazingly enough, once you get done paying deposits for the venues, florist, caterer, photographer, videographer, and DJ, the wallet just keeps getting opened for the invitations, decorations, bridal showers, honeymoon, thank you cards…never ending. All that extra expense can add unnecessar […]

Weather…or not?

When getting down to the final weeks and days before your wedding, I’m certain you’ll be scoping out the weather channel. Making sure you have that perfect 70-something day, a little bit of sun, a little bit of breeze; it can be exhausting. Not only do you have zero control over the weather, but it […]

Invitations; making a decision

My sister is currently involved in the wedding-planning process of one of her good friends. Both my sister and I are married and have been there/done that attitude when it comes to discussions on how to properly plan a wedding. We’re not claiming that we’re experts by any means, but we both thoroughly enjoyed the […]