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Tips for Planning Your Honeymoon

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The best honeymoons are enjoyable and not stressful. A low-stress, enjoyable honeymoon takes some planning. You may even want to plan your honeymoon as much as a year in advance. Start With a Budget As with any considerable expense, it’s a good idea to start with a budget. Figure out how much you can afford […]

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Tips for Planning an Interfaith Wedding

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Choosing an interfaith wedding ceremony makes wedding planning more difficult. A long engagement may make any additional planning easier. This gives you plenty of time to discuss what’s important and find just the right officiant(s). Learn About Each Other’s Religions Start by learning more about each other’s religions. Know what’s involved in the traditional wedding […]

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Ideas for Planning the Perfect Bachelor Party

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Unless everyone insists on bar hopping and having strippers, there are better ideas for planning the perfect bachelor party. The bride, the groom, or the guests may not enjoy the whole stripper and bar idea. Think outside the box. Start By Asking the Groom First, talk to the groom. Figure out who he wants to […]

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Fun Bachelorette Party Ideas

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Not all brides (or friends of brides) want a bachelorette party spent barhopping and drinking to excess. The same is true for male strippers. If you want an awesome bachelorette party, think outside of the box. Consider some of these fun bachelorette party ideas. Make your final decision based on the hobbies, likes, dislikes, and wishes […]

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Wedding Invitation Trends

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These days, wedding invitations can be anything but boring. Check out the latest wedding invitation trends for inspiration. Marble Wedding Invitations A marble background can be a beautiful design element for a wedding invitation, making it appear more luxurious. Geometric Wedding Invitations All things geometric are trending in weddings lately. This includes geometric details on […]

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Tips for Wedding Invitation Wording

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Even the most beautiful wedding invitation is only useful if it includes the necessary information. The exact wedding invitation wording varies based on the formality of the event. However, people always include certain information (and leave out other information). Information to Include If your invitation is too cluttered with information, it will have to have a […]

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Things to Consider When Choosing Wedding Invitations

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Wedding invitations are essential unless you’re eloping or getting married at a justice of the peace. Otherwise, guests won’t know when and where to show up for the big event. Getting them right can take effort. However, it’s worth it to set aside time for choosing wedding invitations. Your Budget Set a budget for how […]

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Tips for Writing Your Own Vows

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One way to make your wedding more personal and meaningful is by writing your own vows. Take a few steps to make the process easier. This makes it more likely you’ll end up with exceptional wedding vows. Check With the Officiant Check with the officiant before writing your own vows. They may not even allow […]

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Ideas for What to Put in Welcome Bags for Wedding Guests

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When couples invite out-of-town guests for their wedding, they sometimes put together welcome bags. Welcome bags are especially used for destination weddings when many guests stay at the same few hotels. It helps to show your appreciation of the effort the guests have made to come to your wedding. Here are some ideas if you want to […]