showers + parties

Andrea Lee Photography copy 10 Easy Bridal Shower Themes

Stressed out about planning a bridal shower?  Don’t be!  As soon as you select a theme, the party becomes far easier (and more fun) to plan. Here are 10 easy bridal shower theme ideas to inspire you! Outdoors Enthusiast She’s not completely happy unless she’s surrounded by nature with nothing... Read More

Minted copy Engagement Party Invitations

Engagement parties are such festive celebrations. With the bride still flashing her ring proudly and before the wedding planning stress has begun, this phase is all about the fun.  Here... Read More

Pink and green bridal shower ideas The Best Bridal Shower Games

If you have a friend, sister, cousin or niece getting married, there’s a very good chance that you’ve been called upon (or offered!) to host a bridal shower for your... Read More

14-0927burleson-207 Engagement Party Etiquette Questions

For all of you lovely, newly-engaged brides out there who have all sorts of questions about engagement parties, this is the post for you!  Here are the most common questions... Read More

NYE party tassels in pink, aqua, and gold How to Throw a Last Minute Party

Whether you have decided to host a New Year’s Eve party the day of, or a bridal shower the weekend before, last minute shindigs can be so much fun. Here... Read More

gold and aqua bridal shower tablescape How to Host a Bridal Shower

Hosting a bridal shower doesn’t have to be complicated. Here are some easy ways to throw a great party that your friend will love! Guest List First, you should ask... Read More

tea Fun Bachelorette Party Ideas

Most of us don’t have the moolah to jet to Vegas or Napa for a friend’s bachelorette party. And many of us are so not into the Chippendale’s thing.  For... Read More

glitter-love 5 Bridal Shower Theme Ideas

You’ve agreed to host your friend’s bridal shower, but now what?  Pick a theme!  From kitchen bridal showers to ideas to throw the ultimate girly girl bash, we have 5... Read More

ceremony-pink-dress-petals-umbrella-22501 What to Wear to Wedding Events

First, if you can, inquire with the groom’s family (or whoever is hosting) when you RSVP.  If that isn’t an option, take into account where the rehearsal dinner is held. ... Read More

05-bride-bridesmaids-black-stairs-purple-flowers-22501 Wedding Advice Day After Brunch

My son is getting married, and his fiancè’s family has already said they have everything under control for the wedding.  I don’t want to be a nuisance, but I would... Read More