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Craigslist Cupid

So it was kind of mean of me to hint at the embarrassing story of how I met my fiance and not give you all the details, so here they are! I don’t necessarily believe in fate but I do know that if Matt and I

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Meet Michelle + Japheth

Hey there BSB readers! My name is Michelle and my fiancé Japheth (for those that are curious it’s pronounced “Jay-Fifth”) and I hail out of Astoria, Queens NY. I’m seriously looking forward to sharing my pre-wedding projects, experiences and potential mishaps with you over the course

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A Taylor-Made Wedding!

Hi everyone! I’m Taylor and I can not even begin to describe how excited I am to be a blogger for one of my all time favorite blogs, The Budget Savvy Bride! I am a reporter at a news station in Columbus, Georgia and my fiance

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Hi, My Name is Katie

Hello everyone! I cannot believe this is real! My name is Katie, and I am absolutely ecstatic to share my crazy, upside-down, and fantastic wedding plans with The Budget Savvy Bride. I’ve been obsessively following this blog for almost a year, and it’s such an honor

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Meet Julie of Port Hardy

Well, hello! I’m Julie of Port Hardy. I’m engaged to a seriously great guy named Adam. I’m 27, he’s 28. We live in the Canadian Rockies. I grew up on the Alberta prairies just outside the tiny little village of Erskine, right smack in the middle

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Meet Meg from LA

Hi everyone, I’m super excited to share the process of planning our awesome wedding with you all! I’m Meg, 25, from Connecticut but I have lived in California for 6 years; I like to think of myself as a CA girl now. My LOML (love of

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Meet Newly Engaged Jess!

Greetings B.S.Brides! I have been a fan of the Budget Savvy Bride since my college friend Becky became a guest blogger last fall. Since the day of her first post I, who was newly engaged, have been an avid follower. My name is Jess and I

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Jess C’s Mini Wedding Recap!!!

Hello again wonderful BSB readers! I’m now writing you for the very first time as a married lady! And it feels wonderful! Well, to be honest, it doesn’t feel very different. It feels much like when we were dating except now we live together and never

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Post-Wedding Polaroids!

Hello, my lovelies! I’m now on the other side of the wedding planning chaos, and it is AWESOME! Being a Mrs. to a wonderful Mr. is just about the best thing I can imagine. Thanks so much to everyone for following my pre-wedding journey. We spent

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Semi DIY Engagement Session!!

My fiance and I did our engagement session in mid-December. We are getting married um… tomorrow(!!!) and have been engaged since May. If you are shaking your head or laughing at me right now, that’s okay. I’ve laughed at myself plenty these past few weeks in

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Affordable Engagement Photos

When I was looking for a photographer, I was toying with the idea of taking engagement photos. I didn’t want to pay extra for a simple session, so I was hoping to find a photographer that offered a free engagement session in their package. I felt

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Lesley’s Engagement Photos

Nate and I had engagement photos taken in early October with the amazing husband and wife team of Mitch and Steph Haaby of Haaby Photography, and I am giggly happy with the results! I’ve been drooling over engagement shoots I’ve seen on Budget Savvy Bride and

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Historic College Campus Venue

I mentioned in my last post that we’d already booked our venue, and that it was the only one on our radar. This is mostly true. Originally when we got engaged, we had planned to be married in my hometown in the midwest. I wanted to

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My Wedding Thankful List

Because it is Thanksgiving week, and I only have to work three days this week, and I REALLY want to procrastinate and not start on making the orange marmalade or myriad of pies that are awaiting me, I want to use this week to give Budget

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Using a Church Venue

Hello my dears! As an interior designer, I’ve always had a love for unique buildings and great architecture. So when it came time for Nate and I to pick our wedding venue…well, surprisingly, we chose something that is neither unique nor great! Because we live in

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