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Premarital Counseling and Why You Should

Let me start off by saying, premarital counseling was not something that we thought we needed. And it definitely wasn’t a “must have” on ourΒ wedding check list.Β Β We weren’t actively seeking out a situation where we’d talk about our feelings and the “hard” stuff about marriage. I knew a lot of my friends who had recently gotten married went through it, but never thought it was something we’d do. After all, we’ve been dating for almost  ...

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Save the Date Magnets

There are so many different kinds of save the dates out there. Postcard style, DIY, magnet, the list goes on–How’s a girl to choose? Let me give you a hint: I didn’t! I made Josh choose. I gave him a few options after deciding I couldn’t narrow it down anymore. I’m working on “delegating”, can you tell? We found our Save the Dates on Minted.com and decided to with the magnet style! (You can find the specific style we picked, here) While  ...

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Three Things They Don’t Tell You About Wedding Planning

I’ve been in my fair share of weddings. I’ve written about difficult bridesmaids, being the best maid of honor ever, and the best wedding movies to watch. (My all-time favorite? Father of the Bride) But never ever did I think it would be this tough or stressful to plan my own wedding. Newsflash it’s kind of hard. Here are a few things that they (whoever “they” maybe to you) never told you about planning a wedding: 1. You’ll want to elope (or call the  ...

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How to Be the Best Maid of Honor Ever

Let me preface this by saying, I’ve been around my fair share of weddings and have even been in quite a few. I’m also coming up on the second wedding in which I’ve been asked to be the Maid of Honor–so while I’m not the end all be all expert, I do have a lot to say on the matter.  So, you’ve been asked to be the MAID OF HONOR in your best friends wedding–YAY! Now what? Be there for the bride. Whether that’s helping to pick out the  ...

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