Wicks_Tandy_Magnolia_Photography_TandyWedding536_low 5 Rules for Wedding Guests

Wedding guest etiquette is pretty simple.  It’s all about being a conscientious friend and realizing the importance and purpose of this momentous occasion in your loved one’s life.  Here are 5 simple rules to being a great wedding guest! Remember... Read More

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Pay attention to your guest list.  As the hostess, you determine the guest list. It is generally wise to ask the bride for a list of those she would like invited, but also make sure to give her a number... 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

meat lasagna with red sauce and cheese mywedding Recipe of the Week: World’s Best Lasagna

Perfect for a night in addressing envelopes, make this lasagna for your invitation helpers! Thank you to allrecipes for sharing! Ingredients: 1 pound sweet Italian sausage 3/4 pound lean ground beef 1/2 cup minced onion 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1... Read More

viera Guest Etiquette: You Weren’t Invited

The other day I overheard a conversation that just made me sad. Celebrating one’s recent engagement, a group of women were talking about their own experiences dealing with guest list woes. And what often made it worse? Their friends. The... Read More

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  So you think you are just going to go to the movies with your boyfriend. Grab some Milk Duds, settle in to watch a little Jason Statham action goodness. And then your boyfriend appears on the screen with your... Read More

hmw_blog-post Honeymoon Registry with Honeymoon Wishes

As the average marriage age for U.S. couples increases, more couples no longer need a department store wedding registry. If you already have the pots and pans, bathmats, and mixers and want an amazing honeymoon, consider a honeymoon registry instead.... Read More

mizerowski_smith_scobey_photography_smithwedding0025_low Etiquette Dilemma: How Do I Pick My Bridesmaids?

I’m getting married in two years and I’ve met a lot of friends within my college career because I’ve transferred twice already. How do I politely get around not having everyone in my bridal party? Wedding planning would be so... Read More

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When I set out to plan my wedding, I had probably only ever thought about three of the components involved: first, the man I was marrying, second, the fact that I wanted him to wear a gray suit (what can... Read More

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Fine china, crystal goblets, and a 5-quart crock-pot may have been on your mom’s registry (and as a result of tradition, on yours as well), but today’s brides are finding that a honeymoon registry is much more their speed. With... Read More

10-bride-and-groom-in-aprons-with-food In a Rut? Take a Class!

Has wedding planning turned you into a crazy person? Are your besties complaining that they never get to see you anymore? Take a break and grab a friend and find a fun class in your area. Chances are you will... Read More