casual e-session in Joshua Tree Prenup Agreement: The Pros and Cons

Prenups aren’t just for pop star divas and action movie heroes. It’s for any couple that wants to protect their individual assets and wants a plan in place if the marriage dissolves.  Is this a super cheery topic?  Nope.  But... Read More

nm wedding image Plan for More Than Just Now

It’s no secret that a necessary, but often a little uncomfortable, step towards marriage involves discussing money.  Each partner’s spending habits should be mapped out, as well as where both people currently stand in their checking, savings, income, and investments. ... Read More

sparklers 10 Tips for Surviving Wedding Season as a Guest

Does it seem like your mailbox is overflowing with wedding invites?  Here are 10 tips for surviving wedding season! 1.  Find a multipurpose dress Find an adorable sundress or LBD that you can wear with a variety of different toppers... Read More

honeymoon or mini-moon Honeymoon vs. Mini-moon: Advice from a Newlywed

Giving honeymoon advice is like trying to convince someone that if they eat cake the right way it will taste better. Honeymoons are great! Whoever invented honeymoons, hats off to you. After all, what better way to mark the beginning... Read More

14-0621steele_ES-spring-40 Stress-Free Honeymoon Advice for Newlyweds

We’ve all heard the horror stories of the newlyweds’ first big fight.  And usually it is on the honeymoon.  During your once-in-a-lifetime vacation that probably cost you some serious moolah.  The first big fight will, of course, happen.  It’s inevitable,... Read More

adorn Sparkle with Adorn!

We see it every year on the red carpet during the awards season: stars dripping in jewels borrowed from fine jewelers.  And now you can be just as glamorous on your wedding day, without spending a fortune! While you may... Read More

BridalStatementNecklace_final_4 For the Makers: DIY Vintage Statement Necklace

Simply put, this vintage stunner makes the outfit. Put a new twist on the traditional bridal look with a sparkling statement necklace. It will inject a bit of glamour and personality to your big day. Here is the secret: start... Read More

jhendersonstudios_collinwhitney37 Guest Etiquette: Common Invitation Woes

When getting a wedding invitation isn’t a good thing: You thought you would be in the wedding party. You guys are great friends. She would be one of your bridesmaids. And now, here you are, reading your mail in the... Read More

vera_wang Saying Yes to The Recycled Dress

Still searching for the perfect gown, bridesmaid dresses or even wedding shoes and décor? We’ve got a place that you may have never thought to look before. Tradesy is an online resale marketplace for new and gently used wedding dresses... Read More

retail Crave vs. Save: The Dress

A big part of the reason wedding planning is so difficult is that it’s hard to stick to a budget! There are so many beautiful ideas out there, and once we start shopping, it’s hard to get the real to... Read More

Jenelle Kappe Photography - Meseke Sample Album How to Find the Perfect Venue Without Going Insane

Even harder than getting him to propose, finding the perfect venue is one of the most challenging tasks in wedding planning. And this time of year, with other newly engaged brides competing for the same venues and wedding dates, it... Read More

postcard-invitations Guest List Woes

This weekend I was lucky enough to get to pack up my bags (and my husband) and head up to the mountains of Colorado to spend some time with a few friends – two of whom, by the way, are... Read More