Nowadays, couples hardly need household items when they get married. Who wants another set of silverware or bedding, right? That’s why more and more lovebirds are opting for a honeymoon registry instead. What’s a honeymoon registry? It’s essentially a way to crowdsource your post-wedding travel plans through a site like Honeyfund. The majority of these sites allow guests to donate to specific … [Read more...] about How to Choose the Best Honeymoon Registry
Marriage & Weddings
Every couple wants a wedding reception that they will cherish and remember for life. It can be an elegant wedding or a rustic wedding or a beach wedding or an evening wedding or a garden wedding. Whatever the theme and the decor each couple wants to have something unique. Flowers and decor make any wedding unique. Here I curate some unique flowers and themes to make your wedding truly … [Read more...] about How to Pick Unique Flowers For Your Wedding
When you get married, it is considered that you two sleep together in the same bed. If for some reason, you decide to sleep separately, many people would think that something is wrong in your marriage. Some researchers have proved that this is not true and that, in fact, it is not desirable for a husband and wife to sleep in the same bed. Some people are quite restless in bed, some of them are … [Read more...] about How Sleeping Apart Can Save your Marriage
A wedding is a decisive turning point in the life of an adult. Therefore, everybody wants to make this day unique. This desire is understandable, but it can be costly to create a wedding of your dream. However, if you are planning to tie the knot right now and don’t want to save finances for the event for years, our recommendations will help you to organize a wedding with a small budget. How to … [Read more...] about 10 Best Ideas for a Frugal Wedding on a Budget
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ben Bridge Jeweler for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I'm getting married! So I've spent a lot of time thinking about wedding details, picking out a wedding dress and making plans for the next chapter in my life. But I must admit I've never really been that girl to dream about my wedding day. Not to say that I am not excited for my upcoming … [Read more...] about What Kind of Bride Are You? How to Find Out
The champagne has been popped, and you’ve excitedly accepted your best friend’s request for you to become her maid of honor. You’re anxious to help her pick out the perfect bridal gown, and you already have every detail of the bachelorette party planned (Wine Country, here we come). Oh, but your responsibilities don’t end there, my friend. As maid of honor, you are tasked with giving a toast to … [Read more...] about What is the #1 Secret to Giving a Killer Toast?
When planning my big day, I knew it wasn't going to be your typical wedding. I've always been the type of person who wants to be different to stand out. I was also in a unique situation by having to plan two weddings, one in a town where I don't currently live. If you're stressing out over planning your big day, check out this list of wedding traditions I skipped; you may be inspired to forgo … [Read more...] about 8 Wedding Traditions I Skipped On My Big Day
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jewelers Mutual Insurance for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. One thing I love about blogging is that I have a record of many chapters in my life. While we can recall and retell stories over time, the smallest details can be left out, confused or even forgotten about altogether. Because of this, I love documenting my stories on M3, our weekly … [Read more...] about Why You Should Write Down Your Engagement Story
It’s the question many soon-to-be grooms and brides often ask themselves when they start receiving quotes from multiple wedding vendors: “Why the heck do weddings cost so dang much?” According to a recent study done in 2016, the average cost of a wedding was $35,329. That’s up from $32,641 in 2015. Yes, a price of a new car for a full night of fun. While some brides see the value, as … [Read more...] about Why Does the Average Wedding Cost More Than $25,000?
We can all point out those couples that just seem so “right” for each other. You know the ones I’m talking about—they hold hands, finish each other’s sentences, and just seem to generally love being around each other. The question is, what is their secret? Are they just the lucky ones? Or are they actively doing something right? Of course, your choice of spouse is a big factor into how well … [Read more...] about 7 Secrets to a Successful Marriage
If you've come to the point in your engagement where it's time to put together an invite list for your wedding, I have two things to say to you; congratulations and here's where it gets hard. I know when I first got engaged, I got several texts from people that I hadn’t heard from in a great number of years. It didn’t seem to matter if we were really friends or not, they still wanted an invite … [Read more...] about How to Decide Who to Invite to Your Wedding