Monthly Archives for June 2014

June 25

Our Wedding Day Timeline’s First Draft

Rooster (who’s been taking charge with a lot of our vendors lately) asked me a question the other day that threw me for a loop: What time do we want the photo booth to start? It’s not a difficult question to … Continue reading

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June 19

Favors: Let’s Brew This Thing!

I had no idea making decisions could be so exhausting. Planning a wedding means making lots of little choices, and it really drains your cognitive ability to decide on anything else in everyday life. “What do you want for dinner?” No … Continue reading

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June 16

Ponytails and Pops of Color

I have been dragging my feet on booking someone for hair and makeup for so long (note to brides: don’t put it off; don’t put anything off, actually). But I’ve got a trial set up this week with a sister team … Continue reading

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June 11

On Videography

We’re not hiring a videographer for our wedding. I know. Please hold your gasps. I’ve heard all of the advice. I’ve heard regrets from brides who didn’t have one. I’ve seen the relief first-hand of a friend watching her wedding video … Continue reading

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June 9

Surviving the Wedding Weekend as an Introverted Bride

I shopped for my wedding dress all by myself. The woman at the salon was surprised, too. “Nope, it’s just me. No moms or bridesmaids.” I sometimes forget that there are people who always prefer to be surrounded by people. I’ve … Continue reading

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