Deciding where to register as a couple should be super exciting, as you’re essentially building your new life together. Zack and I did not live together before we got married or during our engagement so we both had a mix of stuff from college. I call it stuff because it was mostly hand-me-downs that worked just fine and got the job done, but nothing super special or new. Even if you do live with your partner already and have nice sets of dinnerware, I’m sure you can think of a few things that would be nice to have. Continue reading
If you’re a bride-to-be or in a wedding party, surely you have thought about your bridal shower invitations! They will not only set the theme and tone of the shower but also reflect the bride’s personality. With so many options out there, it can be hard to know where to start. Since I’ve had my own bridal shower and I’m now in the process of planning one, let me share some of my thoughts! Continue reading
It’s crazy [awesome] to think that it’s been almost 2 years since my high school sweetheart got down on one knee and popped the question! For our wedding, we decided on two maids of honor and it worked out perfectly since I was able to delegate different tasks and party planning to the each of them. Well, now it’s my turn! I am matron of honor in an upcoming wedding, alongside a second maid of honor and two bridesmaids. Since I’m on the other side of a bridal party for the first time, I want to make sure I document all my new experiences. First things first, what to do when you say yes to being maid of honor! Continue reading
Here are 4 tips for planning your perfect honeymoon brought to you by Danielle Smyth of Sweet Frivolity, a travel and lifestyle website. Continue reading
As you may have noticed, I’ve been posting more lifestyle, wedding, and travel related posts lately. Don’t worry, I have more homemade recipes coming your way! If you keep up with my social media posts, you know that I will be Matron of Honor in my best friend’s upcoming wedding. I have two other friends getting married soon and I can’t wait to shower them with gifts too! Read on for my go-to bridal shower gifts. Continue reading
Now that you know my “say yes to the dress” story, this post is all about my wedding gown. Plus my shoes and accessories!
The seating chart is set. The timeline is scheduled. Your wedding party has rehearsed. It’s the night before your big day and the only thing you forgot to plan was your first dance. Don’t let this happen to you!
If you’re a dancer or have some crazy amount of confidence, then this read might not be for you. But if you’re anything like me and enjoy having monumental life events planned or roughly outlined, let me convince you why you should absolutely take dance lessons before your wedding.