Have A Wedding Contingency Plan

Your wedding is planned and all set. You’re getting married in a few days, weeks or months. Then, something happens that throws off your plans! For many brides and grooms all over the world, their venues, officiants, caterers, DJs and more are all cancelling on them. Months and years of planning are going down the…

Finding The Right Wedding Hashtag

Wedding hashtags are rising in popularity. With the social media generation, it makes finding your wedding-specific posts easier. Hashtags were created to find specific things you are looking for. Since the hashtag #wedding has millions of posts, it would be hard to dig through those for hours just to find your photos. Professional photographers, venues…

Write Your Own Vows

In my experience, it’s always better to write your very own vows. I’ve said vows to my husband three times; once at our wedding where they were bits and pieces of vows I read online I felt I related to. The second, at our handfasting where my husband and I read the traditional celtic vows….

Linens: To Buy or To Rent?

It’s the age-old question; is it cheaper and better to buy or rent linens? Here we break down the pros and cons of each so you can make your own educated decision. Pros of renting linens: You don’t have to worry about re-selling them They won’t take up room in storage in your home The…

Free Wedding Table Numbers

Don’t break the bank getting custom-made numbers designed by a graphic artist or spending hundreds on premade ones. Choose a design and print them off for free at your home printer, or for less than $20 for 12 at Staples! Here is one place to get some gorgeous, free table numbers. Check out this site…

Cheap Environmentally-Friendly Confetti

With more and more eco-friendly options available to help us save the planet, it’s only fair we do our part. Weddings can be incredibly wasteful with single-use plastics and a “littering” custom such as confetti. Here are some cheap, easy and even free ideas to buy or make your own biodegradable confetti! Leaf confetti. This…

First Fight Box

A first fight box is a great idea to put together. It strengthens your marriage, solidifies your relationship, and reminds you not to give up after just an argument. If you’re a woodworker, you can even make the box yourself! Items needed: 1 wooden box 1 lid for wooden box 4 nails 1 hammer 2…

The Gorgeous Trend: Dip Dyed Wedding Dresses

Are you a bride who doesn’t mind going against the grain? Do you wish you could get away with a different color dress at your wedding? Do you dream of adding a splash of color to your dress? Then this beautiful trend is perfect for you! You don’t even need to stick to one color….

DIY Drinks For Your Wedding Reception

Not sure how you can keep guests hydrated and happy without paying $2 a glass from a caterer? Whip up some punch! Here are some tips on how to make it happen. Non-alcoholic punch. Having a dry wedding? It’s important to have some tasty drinks to keep things tasty, so mix up a mocktail for…

Things Your Guests DO Care About

Here is what’s worth shelling out a few extra bucks on. Date, Time and Location.┬áBe sure to ask around about your loved ones’ work schedules before you choose a date, since you will be able to know ahead of time what you need to book. Choose a date where most of your guests would be…