A Timeline Of All Pre-Wedding Parties

Champagne toast

In the midst of wedding planning, you might find yourself focused on all the details and time it will take to design the perfect ceremony and reception. While giving so much attention to your big day, you may forget about the handful of pre-wedding parties that will be held in your honor. From engagement parties […]

Romantic Michigan Honeymoon Spots

Sunset on the water

Instead of splurging on an elaborate honeymoon, many couples choose to stick close to home in order to save money. When you live in (or near) The Great Lake State, you don’t have to say no to a beautiful vacation just to save a little money.  Michigan has 3,288 miles of gorgeous shoreline, offering a […]

Second Wedding Dos and Don’ts

Happy friends and family at a wedding party

If you’re getting married for the second time, congratulations! You might find yourself a little nervous about what kind of wedding you should have, wanting to celebrate the love between you and your future spouse without going overboard. But don’t stress!  Before you drive yourself crazy wondering what you should and shouldn’t do, check out […]

Wedding Traditions That Are Dying Off

Father of the bride walking his daughter down the aisle

Marriage has changed a lot since the days when a wedding was seen as a way to transition a young woman from her father’s care to her husband’s. Although the sentiments behind a wedding ceremony have changed, the celebrations themselves have remained largely the same…until recently.  As our views of marriage evolve, there are certain […]

5 Tips for a Simply Romantic Wedding

Wedding Book

With all the hype around weddings, sometimes it’s hard to remember that they are supposed to be romantic affairs meant to highlight the love between two people who are ready to make a lifelong commitment to each other.  If you’re not into themes, elaborate decorations, or big fancy weddings — but still want a day […]

How to Create The Perfect Signature Cocktail For Your Wedding

You’ve got your wine selections and beer on tap, but you’re still looking for just the right spirits to finish off your wedding reception beverage list. It can be expensive to serve a full bar, and lines can get long when people are ordering “custom” drinks from a wide selection of alcohol. Luckily, there’s a […]

Kids or No Kids: How to decide if you should invite kids to your wedding

For every couple that adores the idea of kids at weddings, there’s another couple that gets nervous at the thought of the complications they can cause. Neither group is right or wrong. Asking children to be a part of your celebration (as participants, attendees, or both) can definitely impact the big day, and is a […]