Don’t Play YMCA!

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at www.cameroningalls.com Take it from someone who attends weddings on a weekly basis, your DJ may try to play “YMCA” and other severely outdated moldy oldies! If you have had enough of songs... Read More

Rice Throwing Alternatives

Photography by The Wiebners – see more at www.thewiebners.com As fellow mywedding.com wedding blogger, Mary, said so eloquently: Rice throwing just shouldn’t happen anymore. Well, unless you would like to be pelted with small, hard objects. Then, by all means,... Read More

Sharing The Love

Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.annakuperberg.com I love small weddings. An intimate ceremony of forty or fewer affords possibilities that just can’t happen in a large gathering. When you have a small wedding your guests can be... Read More

Guest Blogger: The Man Registry on Grooms Cakes

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at www.cameroningalls.com All About The Groom’s Cake One of the more popular wedding trends has become adding a groom’s cake to the festivities. That’s right, guys – a cake just for you. The... Read More

Planning an Interfaith Wedding

Photography by A Bryan Johnson Photo – see more at www.abryanphoto.com Marrying a person of a different faith can bring up many issues in wedding planning – not to mention the issues that can surface in your relationship. However, there... Read More

The “Ice” in Nice for your Wedding Reception

Photograph by Renee Robichaux A very classic accent to any wedding is the elegance of ice sculptures. They make dramatic centerpieces for buffet tables and overall décor. If you’re thinking about having an ice sculpture at your wedding reception, here... 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 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

Your Four-Legged Ring Bearer

Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.annakuperberg.com Forget about having your sister’s temper-tantrum-throwing five year old son as the ring bearer. You’ve got your loyal, dedicated doggie to do the job. You know, that obedient, furry pal who... 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

Seating Charts 101 – Putting Everyone in Their Place

Photography by Sarah K Chen- see more at www.sarahkchen.com It’s a common cliché in the wedding planning world: the headache that comes with mapping out your seating arrangements for the reception. Playing matchmaker isn’t always as fun as you might... Read More