family toasting on Northern California coast 5 Tips for Holidays & In-Laws

With Thanksgiving kicking off the holiday season, this might be your first time navigating the sometimes tricky waters of celebrating with new family and friends. Here are a few simple tips to making sure your holidays are filled with peace,... Read More

beachfront wedding reception Get Married in Style at the Grand Lucayan

You travel all the way to the Bahamas to get married on the beach, so why are you in a hotel ballroom? At the Grand Lucayan in the Bahamas, they understand the thrall of aqua oceans and white sand beaches.... Read More

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And you thought swimsuit shopping was fraught with emotion!  Shopping for bridesmaid and wedding dresses can be a lot of fun, but also filled with disagreements. Here are a few simple ways to deal with issues that may pop up... Read More

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If your dad is deceased, or the two of you are just estranged, chances are you are wondering who will walk you down the aisle. It is completely acceptable for a bride to do the big walk solo, but some... Read More

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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

NYC Destination Wedding Activities

When you have a destination wedding, your guests are flying to you and probably not entirely sure of who else is there as a guest. Help people get to know each other, and your unique locale by organizing fun outings... Read More

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You and your fiance have decided you want to have a destination wedding.  But when you start to discuss your idea with close family and friends, you find that they don’t share your excitement.  Destination weddings are a much larger... Read More

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When planning your destination wedding, there are a few unique issues to navigate. Here are 5 tips to keep in mind for your far away event! Be aware of the cost to attend your wedding. Some destination weddings simply cost... Read More

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Have you heard the story of Beaches Resorts?  Sandals Resorts recognized the need for a family-oriented resort where everyone can come together and have an amazing vacation. Beaches Resorts are designed for everyone, allowing you to celebrate the most important... Read More

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What do you do when you have to RSVP “decline” to a close friend or family member’s wedding?  Sometimes life comes up and we can’t attend the special moments in our loved ones’ lives.  Here’s how to handle it when... Read More

Bray_Andrews_Moreland_Photography_Andrews4491_low 5 Ways to Embrace Your In-Laws

Don’t let in-law phobia prevent you from awesome relationships with your new family. Start this new phase on the right foot with these 5 simple tips. When it comes to wedding planning, listen to both sets of parents. It is... Read More

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For the Romantic She lives for all things Mr. Darcy and peony-scented.  Modernize your friend’s space with a pretty print with an equally beautiful quote. This one (above) is from Roald Dahl and is one of my very, very, very... Read More