Category: Planning


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Enjoy Your Engagement

I see so many brides who get engaged and then jump right into planning the wedding. Relax! Enjoy the moment! You have plenty of time before you need to start planning anything so allow yourself a few weeks if not longer to just bask in the happiness and joy that you are feeling. How long

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Use Your Imagination on Pinterest

A few months ago one of the couples I met with for the first time brought their laptop to “show” me their wedding plans. And show me they did! Using a rad website called Pinterest as a sort of digital bulletin board, the couple selected dozens of pictures that they found inspirational from the Internet

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Giving Thanks at Your Wedding

A wedding is not only a time to celebrate the relationship between you and your partner, it is a time to celebrate your family and friends. So be sure to express your gratitude for their support and love by adding a few small touches to your celebration: Include a note of thanks in your ceremony

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Weeknight Weddings

If you are looking for a way to trim some of the cost of a having a wedding, consider choosing a weeknight rather than a Friday or Saturday. You will definitely save money with vendors, such as caterers and photographers, who are typically booked solid on weekends and are therefore able to charge a great

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Getting Organized with GetMarried

I recently discovered GetMarried.com and had to share this with you… the website has a TON of great information and if you can get past all the advertisements, there are plenty of tools to help you plan your wedding from start to finish!

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MonkeySee.com

Here are some great DIY ideas for save-the-dates, invitations, thank you notes and favors in a series of helpful videos: MonkeySee.com. Search for “wedding” on MonkeySee and find lots of other useful instructions, too!

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Christmas Gifts for the Bride-to-Be

Do you have a friend who is getting married in the coming spring or summer? Chances are she is too busy trying to get through the holidays to think about getting organized for her wedding, but trust me- the ideas are simmering somewhere in the back of her brain. You could buy her a DVD

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I’ll Have What She’s Having…

Are you getting stuck every time you sit down to dream up your wedding day? Take a look at Offbeat Bride! I get daily updates sent to my email with stories and pictures from some of the most creative couples in the world!

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How to Create a Bathroom Basket

One of the features of my wedding coordination service is the creation of bathroom baskets, in order to save the bride and groom some time. What on earth is a bathroom basket, you ask? Bathroom baskets are a nice way to provide guests at your wedding with items that they may need whilst partying it up at

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Create a Wedding Website For Your Guests

Creating a website where your guests can visit and find out useful information is an incredibly handy tool and it’s super easy! Many wedding sites (such as The Knot) offer free website creation tools that allow you and your fiance to set up a site that fits your personalities. Your website can give guests information

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