Yearly Archives: 2017


A Complete Guide to Wedding Gifts Etiquette

Wedding Gifts Etiquette

In the United States, research suggests that there are over 2 million marriages every year. In most cases, people are unified in the institution of marriage through the wedding ceremony. Indeed, one of the core components of the wedding ceremony is the exchange of vows between the people getting married. However, wedding ceremonies also involve an equally important component, the presentation of wedding gifts.

Guests to the wedding ceremony often have to make decisions such as what to wear for the occasion and in most cases, which gift to present to the couple. On the other hand, couples grapple with the challenges that come with receiving the gift. However, neither the wedding couple nor the guests should stress about gift giving or gift receiving. There are some simple rules which if followed, will undoubtedly make it easier … Read the rest

Wedding Gifts

Outdoor Wedding

Best Destinations And Ideas For A Unique Outdoor Wedding

All couples want the perfect wedding that best reflects their love, their relationship, and their personalities. They want to ensure that the ceremony, reception, and location all make a statement as they make that bold step into marriage.

Location plays a vital part in setting the scene and providing memories for the couple and the guests attending. It has to be special and well suited to the occasion. Some couples are happy to stay traditional within the local community, marrying at the local place of worship and booking a reception in a hotel. Others want to go a step further for the ideal outdoor wedding in a unique destination.… Read the rest


Some Great Money Management Tips For New Couples

Great Budget Management Tips

The transition from singlehood to marriage life often comes with myriad challenges, especially for young couples.

Money management is one such challenge that if not well handled, can be a source of conflict among newlyweds. Most couples take the ‘for better or for worse, for richer or poorer’ vow without giving it too much of thought.

In the current society where both the wife and husband are working professionals, many couples seem not able to survive the relationship due to poor financial management skills.

Here are some financial management tips for a newly married couple to get their financial house in order, before it becomes a problem.

Be Transparent About Finances

Money Management Tips For New Couples

Financial issues should be a subject of discussion long before the post-wedding, but it is not too late if you have not.

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Budget Management

Vennue For Wedding Planning

Things To Consider On Your Wedding Planning Check-List

Best Wedding Planning Ideas To Be Consider In Checklist

Nothing is as exciting as when you are engaged to that one person you love the most. As soon as this has happened, it’s time to share this good news with family and friends. After your engagement, probably comes the most important event of your life, planning the wedding.

This is not an easy task since there will be a lot of activities that must be accomplished before the arrival of the big day. To plan for a perfect celebration for your wedding. The following are the most important things you should consider on your wedding checklist.… Read the rest


Arranging A Budget Friendly Backyard Wedding

Home Wedding Budget

Holding a wedding in your backyard comes with a lot of benefits. Besides offering you the flexibility to get things ready well in advance, it can help you to cut down on your wedding budget significantly. Backyard weddings can eliminate the usual per-person charges that could have otherwise been indicted in a hired venue. To make the most out of it here are ideas on how to arrange budget friendly weddings that will leave a long lasting impression.

Plan

Before committing to this great budget friendly idea, there are many things you will need first to put into consideration. To begin with, determine whether your backyard space is large enough to accommodate your guests and any other establishment you will need to put up.… Read the rest

Dance Floor Budget

Sad Post Wedding

How To Deal With The Inevitable Post Wedding Crash

Ah… Post Wedding Depression

It is the sad truth that the beautiful and glamorous wedding you have been planning for many months will come and go. Whenever you arrive back home from a vacation, you usually feel a massive let down that you are back to real life again instead of being glad you had one.

The post-wedding crash works just the same way, and you can only manage through this process with a plan. Sometimes, it starts by shopping for a new mattress online.

It is at this time when most couples have to struggle to transition from an engaged to a married situation.

Here are some of the ways newlyweds can handle a post-wedding crash.

Always Keep In Mind That It A Beginning Of Life Together

Depressed woman

A wedding is a life-changing step that you must embrace long … Read the rest


Things To Be Taken Care Of For Great Outdoor Weddings And Events

Best Outdoor Weddings And Events

Outdoor weddings are always amazing, memorable and at times less expensive. By choosing the right location, you can be guaranteed to have a beautiful and elegant event surrounded by nature. The natural blue sky, the romantic breezes and the natural décor that accompany it are some of the pleasantries an outdoor event can present. However, a successful outdoor event also comes with its set of considerations. Here are some of the rules and things that need to be taken care of when planning outdoor weddings.

Alternative Indoor Accommodation

Outdoor Weddings: Indoor Accommodation

Often we do not have control over Mother Nature and no matter how hard we plan our outdoor venue; chances are the weather can cause an issue on the big day.To counter this, it is strongly advised to consider indoor accommodation and alternatives just to be on … Read the rest

Windy Outdoor Weddings