wedding advice

January 17, 2017

How to: Keep Guests Happy

As wedding guests, we may not always notice what kept us happy, but we definitely remember what made us unhappy! Here are my 4 tips to keep your guests smiling on your wedding day. 1. Be mindful of lag time It’s important to be aware of the flow of your timeline and the realistic amount of time it’ll take to get through the different events throughout the night. Guests don’t like waiting around for something […]
January 23, 2017

How to: Get a Marriage Licence in Toronto

Step 1: Complete your Marriage Licence Application. Step 2: Visit 1 of 4 Administrative Locations in Toronto: City of Toronto 100 Queen Street West, Rotunda Toronto, ON M5H 2N2 Etobicoke Civic Centre 399 The West Mall, Main Floor Toronto, ON M9C 2Y2 North York Civic Centre 5100 Yonge Street, Ground Floor Toronto, ON M2N 5V7 Scarborough Civic Centre 150 Borough Drive, Floor 3 Toronto, ON M1P 4N7 Monday to Friday (except holidays) 8:30 a.m. to […]
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 […]
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 […]