February 21, 2017

Perfect Gift for your Fiancé

Here are my top 3 elements to include in your gift for your spouse on the wedding day. 1. Last a lifetime This is likely a gift that will end up representing the magical day for a lifetime, so make it last a lifetime! It can be something that is passed down and used over and over. 2. Will calm their nerves This is a chance for you to bring up an inside joke between […]
February 14, 2017

Handling Wedding Planning Stress

Whether or not you have a wedding planner on your side, it’s important to keep in mind that planning your wedding can be a lot of work. You and your fiancé will end up talking about the wedding ALL the time and this can really tire you out over the year. My advice is to split up your year of planning into thirds or quarters. Between these, delegate time to take breaks from planning and […]
February 6, 2017

How Much Wedding Cake to Order

Some couples decide to serve their wedding cake as the dessert, while others prefer to serve a dessert and let their guests self-serve the wedding cake a little later in the night. Here are my suggestions to deciding how much cake to order. First thing you need to do is decide if you’d like to keep the top tier for your first anniversary. In that case, exclude the top tier from your serving count. If […]
January 31, 2017

4 Tips to Keep Vendors Happy

1. Communication When chatting with your vendors via email or phone, try to be as clear as possible. Use lists to clarify exactly what you’re asking for and always respond in a timely manner. They need time to make sure all your requests are taken care of, so the sooner you respond, the better they can serve you. 2. Be polite Show them the same respect you expect in return. Planning your wedding can get […]