Honeymoons

A New Take on Honeymoon Accomodations

Planning and budgeting for a wedding can be overwhelming, so when we began thinking about our honeymoon we knew that we wanted something that will be both relaxing and affordable. Brady and I limited ourselves to staying somewhere in the country, but there were still so many places we wanted to go

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Vendors

Wedding Videography for Less

 via ProvoWeddingGuide Planning a wedding quickly becomes overwhelming, because there are so many things that cost so much. Our big three items: food, venue, and photography, all make up a large portion of our expenses, so when we thought about videography I wasn’t sure what to do. How do we get wedding videography

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Vendors • Wedding Planning Advice

Wedding Planning: Help For the Big Day

Do you ever feel like that picture above? Like there is just so much information about weddings and so many lists and organizers and things to do?? Wedding coordinators are available to help with weddings, from the beginning of being engaged, to the wedding, even to cleaning up at the end. There is no right or

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DIY PROJECTS

How To Remove Sticky Labels

Last summer, when I knew a proposal was imminent, I began collecting jars and bottles. Some items common to my diet include salsa, jam, and occasionally wine, all of which lead to many thrown away glass containers. By simply washing out and keeping all of the glass containers that I already use,

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Tough Subjects

Wedding Ideas for Introverts

Are any of y’all introverted, but still having a pretty large wedding? We are. Our families take up a majority of the 150 people we plan to accommodate at our wedding and we are very excited to celebrate with so many people that we care deeply for!!! Brady and I are both

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Tough Subjects

You Can’t Please Everyone

If you haven’t seen My Big Fat Greek Wedding, you really should. It is such a fun movie in general, but it can also be very relateable for those of you who feel like you have little-to-no control over your wedding day. Toula’s large, very Greek family chooses the bridesmaid dresses, invitations, venue, even her dress.

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Gifts + Registries

Gifts for Shower Hostesses

Wedding shower season is upon me, and with that is the realization that I need to find some affordable gifts for the wonderful women who are so loving and generous and want to throw me parties?! It’s amazing the amount of love I feel in this season, people want to celebrate the love that

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Health + Fitness

Gym-less Tips for the Budget Bride

Last semester I was running between two jobs, school, leading in two campus organizations, volunteering, and starting to plan my wedding and that combined with all of the eating and traveling that comes from the holidays led to a focus on my health falling to the wayside. Working out was no longer a priority

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Groom + Groomsmen Attire

Wedding Inspiration: Groomsmen Attire

I don’t know about y’all, but my girlfriends and I have complained often about how difficult it is to choose what the women should wear for mostly every occasion. My fiancĂ©’s methods for packing are very different from mine, because he does not even have to consider packing clothing items like leggings,

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Flowers and Decor

Budget Savvy Flowers

Does anyone else out there love flowers but hate the cost of paying a florist to do them?! As soon as I realized how expensive professionally-done flowers can add up to be, I started looking for alternatives, and I found a couple of great options for more affordable wedding flowers! I’ve been

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Wedding Inspiration

Brunch Inspiration

We are very excited for our wedding obviously because Brady and I look forward to getting married, but we are also pretty psyched at the prospect of throwing a brunch reception! Breakfast foods are our favorite, and when I turned to Pinterest for ideas, I was met with lots of fun pictures and

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Vendors

Engagement photos

Becoming engaged was awesome, but strange. Especially in a college environment, there were many shrieks of joy and excitement, and people I encountered walking from class to class wanted to talk to me view the new piece of jewelry on my left hand. The attention was fun, but I am introverted so I

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