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The ring is on the finger and it’s finally happened, you’re engaged! Whether you’re the kind of bride who has been keeping scrapbooks of their dream wedding day since they were ten years old, or if you’re the kind who barely has a grasp on all the wedding vocabulary, the first few weeks and months of being engaged are fun and exciting. Then wedding planning reality sets in...

Why Should I Hire a Wedding Planner?

The ring is on the finger and it’s finally happened, you’re engaged! Whether you’re the kind of bride who has been keeping scrapbooks of their dream wedding day since they were ten years old, or if you’re the kind who barely has a grasp on all the wedding vocabulary, the first few weeks and months of being engaged are fun and exciting. Then wedding planning reality sets in...

Feb 20 2015


One of the traditional ‘expectations’ of the father of the bride is that he will make a speech on his daughter's wedding day. For many fathers this may seem like quite a daunting prospect.

Father of the Bride - Speech Tips

One of the traditional ‘expectations’ of the father of the bride is that he will make a speech on his daughter's wedding day. For many fathers this may seem like quite a daunting prospect.

Jun 16 2012