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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

I happened to stop in my local Hasting’s store in Murfreesboro yesterday while waiting for my passport photos to get printed across the street at Walgreen’s- and lo and behold the goodies I found in their magazine section! Of course, Martha Stewart Weddings is one of the only bridal magazines I purchase regularly, but I […]

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Howdy there my blog friends- hope my minor freak-out moment last night hasn’t made you all run for the hills. Sometimes I just get emotional and need to get it out, ya know? I appreciate all your comments, and like I told some of you- I’m glad that I can use this space (*my* space) […]

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Seeing as this is my blog and therefore a place to vent I have come here tonight to do just that. *deep breath in* I’m already getting all sad and mopey being away from E. I hate not seeing him every day. He is my best friend, the one I tell my secrets to, the […]

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Lookie what I got for Christmas! A Cuisinart Stand Mixer. I had registered for the KitchenAid one, and I’m not sure if I’d like it better- they are both the same price so I suppose I could exchange it, but I dunno if it’s worth the time. Thoughts? I’m excited to use it! Can’t wait […]

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So I think I’ve finally found dishes that I love! Let me know what you think! These are the Emma Collection from Pottery Barn… and they are so adorable, simple, and classy. I love the beading detail around the rim of all the pieces! Two of our friends have these same dishes, and there are […]

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Thank Goodness for Google Calendar, because if I hadn’t given myself the reminder, I just might have forgotten to post the winner of my first contest! Thanks for all who commented to enter! Our lucky winner, as decided by Random.org random integer generator, is comment #22 by Elana! “If I was having a destination wedding, […]

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I just wanted to thank you all for your kind words of encouragement… I truly appreciate it. It’s been an interesting couple of days. But honestly, it’s okay, I’m okay, and it’s all going to be oooooookay. I was pretty shocked, so much so that I didn’t really have the energy to cry or get […]

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I just wanted to share with you a great new resource for brides who want to have eco-friendly weddings! The Everything Green Wedding Book is a wealth of information and ideas on how to keep your wedding from being harmful to the environment or wasteful. We all know that we should take better care of […]

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all photos by moi. I could take pics of shoes all day. Le sigh… Bought some alphabet stickers (that just happened to oh-so-conveniently come in the most perfect shade of turquoise) and affixed them to the soles of my lovely turquoise wedding shoes. Total cost of project $2.50. (Not including shoes, of course.) Love it!

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Here’s a couple of pics of E & I’s Tacky Christmas sweaters we wore to the Tacky sweater party this weekend. They’re good for a laugh. Be back later with a little project I did this weekend!

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