The Secret Sauce of Great Wedding Photos

Photography by Parris Whittingham – see more at www.pswhittingham.com So good you can taste em’ Brides and grooms often ask me, “How can you ensure my wedding photographs will be as good as the photos on your site?” The simple... Read More

Keeping Your Outdoor Fall or Winter Wedding Hot!

Photography by Jeff Newsom – see more at www.jeffnewsom.com We all love those cool, crisp, clear, starry autumn and winter nights! But we should never consider subjecting our guests to the chilly air by holding our fall or winter wedding... Read More

Home is Where The Heart Is

Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.kuperberg.com Each wedding venue presents its own unique and non-unique styles, advantages and disadvantages. Home weddings are different. Home weddings not only allow for the complete customization of the ceremony and /or... Read More

Welcome, Bienvenido, Villkommen, Mile Widziany

Photography by Milton Gil Photographers – see more at www.miltongil.com As I pointed out previously, a wedding is a ‘rite of passage.’ Your ceremony and celebration make a statement to your community of friends and family that you now have... Read More

Wedding Planner Expert with What to Wear to a Wedding

Question: Can you please categorize the different attire formalities and what each one of those mean for guests? Wedding Planner Expert, Jessica Adler of JA Special Events and Weddings answers this: Knowing what to wear to a wedding or special... Read More

I (Still) Do!

Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.annakuperberg.com Beautiful flowers, elegant music, heartfelt vows, the gathering of friends and family to witness the joining of two people. Are you thinking of a wedding? Although it does describe the elements... Read More

Reasons to Have a Wedding Planner

Photography by J May Photography In my last blog post, I spoke about the importance of the “day of” coordinator to your wedding planning team. Now, I want to talk about the benefits of hiring a planner – not necessarily... Read More

Commitment Ceremony Tips

Photography by Lori Paladino – see more at www.loriphoto.com For same-sex couples who do not live in a state that has legalized gay marriage, there is the option of holding a private commitment ceremony instead. While this is by no... Read More

Summer Wedding Plans? How to Beat the Heat

While most of us are still trying to cope with the relentless chill of winter (try a hot toddy or three!), it can be difficult to believe that spring is actually here – with summer hot on its heels. Don’t... Read More

We Do!

There are many personal life situations that traditional wedding planning etiquette does not address. One example of this is how to incorporate children from a previous relationship into the wedding ceremony. The bride, the groom or both may have children... Read More

The Man Registry on Destination Weddings

Photography by Milton Gil- see more at www.miltongil.com Always dreamed of getting married on the beach or in the mountains? If you and your bride-to-be are an adventurous, travel-loving couple, a destination wedding may be a perfect fit. These events... Read More