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bachelorette party survival kit

So excited to share this post with you today! I came up with a fun, simple and inexpensive DIY to make to welcome your best gals to your bachelorette party! Take a gander at our Bachelorette Party Survival Kit!   Today I’m going to show you exactly how I put together this cute Bachelorette Party Survival Kit! […]

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Weddings to me are of course mostly about the couple, but it’s also a time to honor and thank the people that have been pivotal to our lives. My sister suffered an extreme and tragic illness as a young child that left her brain damaged and develop-mentally disabled. She can walk and speak just fine, […]

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During and after my wedding, I received numerous compliments on the veil I wore.  From my experience, I feel choosing the right veil really completes your overall look.  When I first started searching for wedding dresses, I thought I might like a shorter style veil, or a bird cage veil.  After I choose my dress […]

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Ever since I sat down and sketched out my preliminary budget, I knew that I did not want to spend a lot on flowers. They’re beautiful for the day, but, inevitably, they’ll wither and die. If you want your bouquet to last, there is the added cost of preservation. Due to my inexperience with flowers, […]

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 It was a day that sung to us.  May 25.  We’ll remember it forever. Like I’ve said before, being budget-savvy when it came to our wedding was a means to an end for Mike and me.  It was atool that helped us focus our wedding on what is important to us: our faith, our marriage covenant, […]

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I’m back with some fun wedding deals for the weekend!! Check them out below if you’re still doing some wedding shopping — you could score a great deal!      BLACK FRIDAY IN JULY This Weekend Only 15% off orders $75+ at The Knot Shop as well as Free Shipping on orders $75+ use code: BF15 Offers valid 7/11 – […]

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The honeymoon period, generally considered the first year of marriage, is filled with some of life’s most precious moments. Growing closer to your true love, building a home together and understanding the deeper meaning of companionship. Given the love fog, its easy to avoid the tougher moments of day-to-day life. Finance tends to be a […]

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As I noted in a previous post, Tim and I are obnoxious spreadsheet people. Thankfully, Google makes it incredibly easy to stay organized for wedding stuff. If you are just starting to plan your wedding, or if you’re already in the thick of planning but feel a bit disorganized, here are my tips for staying […]

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No matter what budgeting tool you are looking at the overwhelming standard affirms that the largest portion of your wedding budget is bound to be spend on your reception. Most sites recommend spending between 45 – 65 percent of your budget on this portion of your big day. The venue also determines just about everything […]

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I just *know* y’all are gonna love this gorgeous rustic chic DIY wedding I’ve got for you today!! The details are stunning and the decor is to die for! Love that the couple served BBQ to keep costs down – plus, it’s delicious. Devour the loveliness below and tell me your favorite parts in the […]

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kodak wedding shower invite

Happy Tuesday Brides-to-Be! I always love sharing cool resources for my budget savvy brides out there, and one that I’ve recently been introduced to is from none other than the iconic Kodak brand! Did you know that Kodak has a variety of mobile apps, as well as their Kodak Picture Kiosk, that allow you to easily print your […]

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During the entire wedding blogging process, I’ve been hesitant to mention the honeymoon my husband and I were planning on the blog.  I didn’t want to see like we were bragging or boasting for what we were intending, and I feel it’s a privilege to be able to afford this once in a life time […]

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