James & Mildred’s 60th Wedding Anniversary

James and Mildred’s romantic 60th wedding anniversary celebration at Steel Magnolia Barn was absolutely stunning. No detail went overlooked as their love was celebrated.

February 8, 2023

Hindu Wedding Traditions

of two people. It’s also about the coming together of two families through prayer and celebration. Hindu wedding traditions lie somewhere between the couple’s expectations and the blending of their family traditions. Many rituals and smaller ceremonies lead up to the main ceremony. They bind the couple and both families for eternity.

April 16, 2022

How to Write the Perfect Best Man Speech

Congrats! You’ve been selected as “best man.” You have many important responsibilities such as corralling the groomsmen, distributing the alcohol, but there’s really only one job that will secure your place as the the very best best man and that’s giving a killer toast.

March 9, 2022

Should I Have a Kid Friendly Wedding?

It can be difficult to decide if you should invite children to attend your wedding. If you are unsure, please read on…

February 23, 2022

5 Rules for Selecting Your Bridal Party

While the two of you are the most important people at the wedding, half the fun is being able to plan and celebrate your wedding day with your nearest and dearest friends by your side as bridesmaids and groomsmen. While you might think its as simple as just grabbing your friends, assigning them a bridal title, and calling it a day, there are a few other things you’ll want to consider before you make the final selections on your wedding party people.

February 16, 2022

Matron of Honor vs. Maid of Honor: Can I Have Both?

Once you’ve decided who you will be asking to be in your wedding party, you then have to narrow down your options for maid of honor. But how do you choose amongst all your close friends and family? If you have more than one person in mind who fits all of your Maid of Honor needs, you may find yourself wondering if it’s okay to double up. The answer is: Yes!

February 2, 2022

Hosting a Thanksgiving Wedding

If you really think about it, having a wedding is like hosting your loved ones on Thanksgiving. You want all of your guests to feel welcomed, eat well, have fun and be wowed by the decor.

November 24, 2021

Wedding Invitation Wording

nvitation wording. Whether you want to keep your wording classic and traditional or creative and whimsical is entirely up to you. Whatever route you choose, there are still basic elements that should be included regardless.

October 27, 2021

When should you start planning your wedding?

One of the first questions that comes to mind when couples begin talking about starting their life together is “when should we start planning the wedding?”. Well, it is never too early to start. Here are a couple of pro pointers to get you started off right!

October 6, 2021

How to (politely) say NO to being a bridesmaid

st the happy couple and their families who are paying the price for the big day. There are so many satellite events such as the engagement party, bridal shower, bachelor and bachelorette parties. There are also travel expenses, attire, hair and makeup, and the gifts that go with each of these events. In the end, it can unfairly target friends and loved ones time and wallets. It certainly makes it understandable that someone might consider turning down the option to be a bridesmaid. However, how does one go about doing that without risking the loss of a relationship with a close friend?

September 15, 2021

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