Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
The Budget Savvy Bride

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

Tosha and Will’s adorable wedding has already graced the screen over at Style Me Pretty, so you know it’s full of eye candy. Tosha was a long-time reader of my blog and I even created her programs for her special day, so I am thrilled to share it with you! They included tons of special […]

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Since the most common question I get is about my wedding shoes, which have been out of production for over a year, I decided that maybe a shoe post was in order. Even now, over 8 months post wedding, I get emails weekly about those shoes!! It cracks me up! So, during my sick time, […]

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I checked my Ebates account today to see how I was doing on my Cash Back program and saw that by using Ebates over Christmas when I shopped online for gifts, and for referring friends to use Ebates, I’ve got a ‘Big Fat Check’ waiting to be mailed to me on February 15 for over […]

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Camille + Nolan SEPTEMBER 26, 2009 Paradise Park   |   South Lake Tahoe, California     What was your budget? Our budget was $15, 000 Rough Break down: Venue: $900 Catering: $4500 Cake: Included in Catering Price Rentals (tables/chairs/linens/umbrellas): $1000 DJ:$300 Photographer: $300 Dress: $525 My accessories: $200 Groom’s suit and accessories: $300 Gifts […]

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I was so excited to hear the news that BSB was included in the Top 100 Wedding Blogs to follow in 2010 as a part of BrideTide‘s prestigious list! What an honor to be included among such fabulous blogs! Hello to anyone who has made their way here from the list!

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I know alot of people will say that 2009 sucked. There are lots of folks out there who had an overall crappy year. With the downturn of the economy, I know there are many people out there who lost their jobs. Which led to them losing their homes. Losing their security. For many, 2009 was […]

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I thought it would be nice to do a round-up of all the Budget Savvy weddings I’ve featured here on BSB this year! I have to say I really enjoy this series and I think you all do as well! It’s great to see how different and fabulous these weddings are even on their sometimes […]

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The holidays were busy busy for us so I slacked on posting last week. So sorry! I hope you all had a lovely holiday and got spoiled with presents under your trees! Here’s a couple of my favorite gifts we received this year: From E: My pup. Who finally has a name, by the way. […]

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Reader Fran writes: “I’m a new reader of your blog, and I quickly became a huge fan, so I’ve been reading through the archives. I have to say that I loved the recap of your wedding! It was so generous of you to share so many beautiful photos! I have a question about your timeline […]

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We’re feeling like bad puppy parents because we still haven’t decided on a name for our new family member. I tend to take the job of picking a name verrrrrrry seriously. I want it to be something that will fit his personality and something that will not sound ridiculous when he’s a full grown dog. […]

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Meet little beagle mix pup no-name! We’re at a loss on this one… hopefully we can figure it out soon so he doesn’t have an identity crisis. We adopted our little guy from a local rescue group who actually saved him and his litter mates from a kill shelter in Birmingham, AL. We are so […]

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