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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

I decided to journal anything I attempt to make in the kitchen since I am new to the kitchen in general. My sister and I decided to make a cake for our dad for father’s day on Sunday and we chose this recipe that we found through FoodGawker It was really easy to make and […]

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My dad worked really hard on his speech for our wedding- considering he only found out a week beforehand that he was supposed to say something. Quick lesson to brides: just in case your dad’s not a regular wedding goer, or hasn’t seen Father of the Bride 10,000 times like you have, it’s probably a […]

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Have y’all heard of the easiest way to help you change your name once you’re married? It’s MissNowMrs.com and it makes the name-change process a breeze! Seeing as how each different state has different forms that either need to be mailed or brought to different places- MissNowMrs has gathered all of those pesky forms for […]

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I just wanted to take a quick minute to say thank you to all of you out there who voted. Not just voted, but really stuck out your necks for me by posting about the contest either on your own blog, Twitter, facebook, myspace, etc. I can’t thank y’all enough! I was overwhelmed by the […]

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Today is the last day to vote for the Budget Savvy Bride contest on Project Wedding. Click here to vote! I’m the Bride from Tennessee! I’m not sure when the contest ends but I am WAYYYYY down so I would appreciate your votes! Spread the word if you so choose! You can vote once a […]

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There is no rule saying that you have to drive away on your wedding night in a limo or a rental car… no matter what the WIC says. E & I were happy to drive off in his old Saturn with extra money in our pockets. Instead though, we had one of our groomsmen’s dads […]

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Hey everyone- I just want to say a quick thank you for everyone who’s voted for me over at Project Wedding’s ‘Budget Savvy Bride’ contest. If you’ve been following me on twitter or you’re friends with me on Facebook, I know the reminders have been getting annoying. Earlier today I was leading by over 200 […]

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I don’t know if any of you have noticed or not but I added a new page to BSB. Up at the top there are some tabs… I added a new one called ‘Our Wedding.’ I’ve been keeping a running list of everywhere our wedding has been posted or mentioned on the web… so if […]

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It all started with these beauties… the Emma Collection from Pottery Barn. We registered for them, and we got all the pieces we wanted. Yay! I love the dots… they’re just darling. My obsession with dots continued into the Wilton Armetale serving pieces I registered for at Bed Bath & Beyond. This pattern is called […]

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