maps glass copy The Right Gift for Every Groomsman!

Gifts for your friends can be a challenge, especially when you have groomsmen with so many different personalities and interests. Here are a few gift suggestions to help you pick out the perfect present for each pal. The “I Know... Read More

houston - article 1 - bbq Best Barbecue in Houston

Good barbecue is a complicated thing. There’s sweet Kansas City-style barbecue, vinegar-based Carolina-style, and the smoked pork ribs of Memphis. But when you cross into the Lone Star State and the regional divide grows a little clearer, one thing is... Read More

05-collage Menu Suggestions for a Backyard Wedding

Having a backyard wedding? If you are keeping it casual, you probably want to avoid the froufrou foods with a menu that makes sense for your locale. Here are some fun menu suggestions to make your simple affair memorable and... Read More

fried-chicken Have You Found a Caterer Yet?

In my humble, humble opinion, one of the most important parts of a wedding (for the guests) is the food (sorry, bride and groom, but odds are that you will be giving hugs and accepting congratulations before you can say... Read More

girlswhoate Oscars Party: Breakfast for Dinner

I love the Oscars. Really, really love them. So much so that I even watch the award for sound editing. And while most people host Oscar parties filled with fancy popcorn and movie candies and sophisticated small bites, I prefer... Read More

gbg-favors Green Bride Guide’s New Favor Ideas

Green brides need not stress nor break the bank when looking for unique ways to thank their guests. Choose one of the ideas below and don’t forget to tie on a personalized note to show your appreciation to your guests... Read More

strawberry-copy Strawberry-Themed Party Ideas

I love all things strawberry. And here in the Northwest, strawberry season is right around the corner. If you are having an early summer wedding, add some berries to your reception or bridesmaids’ luncheon menu. Strawberries go perfectly with sweet... Read More

urban-music-wedding-inspiration-board Ask the Editor: How do I Pick a Caterer?

We’ve decided that we want a fun buffet of appetizers at our reception, but I am just so overwhelmed by the amount of caterers out there. We’ve been to a few different tastings, and everything has been delicious. How do... Read More

engagement-couple-farm-40306 Sweet Table Themes

A relatively old-fashioned concept, the sweet table has re-emerged as a wedding must-have in recent years.  Some couples choose to have a large sweet table in lieu of a cake, while others have one in addition to the traditional wedding... Read More