Archive for the ‘wedding planning’ Category

Our invitations have begun their journey to our guests! I dropped them in the mailbox on my way to work this morning. Now I will nervously cross my fingers until I start receiving RSVPs! Pictures coming next week once most people have begun to receive them. Advertisements



Here’s what’s checked off the to-do list: Ceremony venue Reception venue Officiant Photographers Hotel blocks Dress Cake Florist Registry Invitations – made ourselves! Rings Hair Place to get ready Here’s what needs to be finalized: Adam’s attire Menu, especially hors d’oeurves and bar options Music Makeup My accessories and undergarments Centrepieces Honeymoon plans Favours And […]

That’s right, I can’t believe it, but we’re down to 100 days to go! Huge update coming soon!

In the middle


We have been going back and forth on centrepieces for months. We know that we want lots of candles everywhere, and few-to-no flowers, but other than that, we have had a really hard time making a decision. We’ve been to IKEA and played around with some ideas, but until this weekend, we just couldn’t get […]

YAHOOOOO! Bryan’s Bride just called to tell me that my dress is in! They had originally estimated it would arrive in mid-July, so this was a fantastic May Day surprise! I’m not going to start alterations until August, I think, because I’m losing weight and don’t want to have to go for too many fittings. […]

Good thoughts


Jessica at the Budget Savvy Bride has been one of my favourite wedding bloggers since I first discovered the bridal blogging niche. Her neighbourhood was hit by a tornado on Friday. She and her family are thankfully safe, but the devastation in their town is quite extensive. Please keep Jess, her family and her neighbourhood […]

Our Top Two


Before we were even engaged, we each knew what our most important item was on our wedding day, other than family, friends and our vows. For Adam, it’s all about good food. For me, it’s all about good photography. In each case, our most important thing has a family tie, as well as being a […]