Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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Thanks for participating in the giveaway! I got TONS of great responses- you ladies are so considerate and caring- you had AWESOME ideas for your bridesmaid gifts. I am happy to announce the winner of the KODAK M1063 camera! Congratulations Mismikado who wrote: Submitted on 2009/04/06 at 10:06pm For starters I wrote post found here: […]

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Don’t forget to enter this contest to win a Kodak M1063! And please email me or leave a comment letting me know if you linked to the contest as well, for an extra entry! I’ll be announcing the winner in the morning! Good luck ladiesssssss!

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As many of you know from following my blog, or from seeing my updates on Twitter, I live in Murfreesboro, TN and our street was hit by an EF-3 Tornado at about 12:45-1pm on Good Friday. I can honestly say it was the scariest moment of my life. I was home with my 2 sisters […]

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I’d never been to a couples shower before, but when Eric and I discussed showers, I just didn’t feel right about having a big party with gifts for just me. WE are getting married and I wanted him to be involved in the par-tay! So two of our friends got together and threw us a […]

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Here’s a pic of me and E from our shower this past weekend! Don’t have much time to post today but I’ll be back tomorrow with more details from our shower. Check out my pretty ribbon bouquet that Evin made for me out of the bows from our gifts and a paper plate! Pretty, huh? […]

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So I’ve received a few emails, twitters, and comments asking me if I was going to share about my cleanse that I’ve done over the last 2 weeks. I originally wasn’t going to do so, because I felt self-conscious about it. Alot of people don’t understand the whole cleansing thing and think it is unhealthy- […]

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What’s better than being budget-savvy? Being budget-savvy and eco-friendly! I came across a company called Ecoware Biodegradables that sells these adorable wooden utensils (which are completely biodegradable and are made of birch wood) in bulk. They sell them in cases of 1000 for $56.99 which includes shipping. For the wedding I only need about 150-200 […]

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Guess what ladies?!?! This week I am hosting a contest for Kodak… and the lucky winner will receive this beauty- the Kodak M1063! See that little text in the lower left- 10 mega-pixels, people! That’s more than my digital SLR has! The perfect way to thank your bridesmaid or groomsman for participating in your special […]

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I went in yesterday for what was supposed to be my final fitting but there were still a few things I wanted changed. I had to get all pinned up again to show how I wanted it to look. The bust area just still isn’t what I’m wanting- it’s too poofy so hopefully Dena can […]

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When we first began thinking about what kind of ring we wanted to get for E, we knew we had to stay within a certain budget. He just wanted something durable that looked good on his hand. So, we decided on Tungsten! We chose this 6mm Tungsten Carbide Ring from SuperiorWeddingRings.com For those who don’t […]

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So I have to apologize for my absence… Things are crazy for me right now. As you can imagine, with the wedding being 1 MONTH from TOMORROW. Yup… I can’t believe it. I’ve got my (should be) final dress fitting tomorrow and we’ve got a shower this weekend that some of our best friends are […]

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I’m taking a personal day. I’ll be back to blogging tomorrow. In the meantime, take a look at what arrived on my doorstep this weekend! PS- big contest next week, so get excited!

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