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Top Wedding Magazines You Need for Inspiration

Oh happy day! You’re getting married or know someone who is! Whichever boat you find yourself in I think we can all agree that wedding magazines are highly addictive (I know I’ve been flipping through them for years) and chock full of all things pretty! One of the first things that you’ll do after you get engaged, is buy at least one wedding magazine! I promise. If you don’t buy it for yourself, you’ll have someone gift you one…or a few. There are SO many  ...

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Three Things to DIY for Your Wedding

It’s no secret that weddings can be expensive. Which is why so important to prioritize what’s the most important to you and your wife or husband-to-be to help stay within your budget. There are a few simple things that you can DIY to help save you money and make your day truly special! Your Centerpieces My mom, Aunt Juju, and cousin Jessica put together most if not all of the centerpieces for our wedding. I’m so hashtag blessed that they all could’ve been interior  ...

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The Southern Weddings Planner

No, not the one with JLo and Matthew McConaughey (although that is one movie you should watch while wedding planning at least once). The wedding planner I’m talking about is one of the ones that helped me get the bulk of wedding planning done: The Southern Weddings Joyful Wedding Planner. A Quick Back Story Josh and I had a quick engagement: just six months! We knew what we wanted (to spend forever with each other) and when we wanted it (as soon as possible). ย We chose our date based  ...

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5 Wedding Traditions to Break

Tomorrow Josh and I will have been married for 8 whole months! I believe in celebrating every little milestone even if it’s just mentioning it and doing a little jig. Seriously. As of a few days ago, we’ve been together (dating + married) for a total of 104 months. So, yea. WOW! Anyways, when it came to our wedding, I knew I wanted it to be all about us. I mean obviously. But, that meant kicking some wedding traditions to the curb. A WHITE DRESS My dress, while mostly white,  ...

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