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Take a Luxury Honeymoon Vacation to Keep the Romance Going

If you are looking for a way to stretch your budget and get the most you can for your honeymoon, you might try one of the many luxury vacations. The difference between these and other types of vacations is that they are a little more expensive, but you live in the lap of luxury for the time you are ...More...

About The Mother of the Groom

The parents of the groom may feel a bit left out at a wedding that gives so much more acknowledgment to the bride's side of the family. The mother of the groom may feel especially excluded. However, her role is not clearly defined by tradition, textbook or wedding planners' goings-on. The upside to ...More...

Bridesmaids Dresses and Finding Them

Is it possible to find affordable bridesmaids dresses so that your bridesmaids do not have to worry if they can afford their dresses or not? Remember that your maid of honour and your bridesmaids are ... ...More...

How Much Say Should Family Have in a Wedding?

Weddings are a big deal, and not just for the bride and groom. In fact, you might just say that while it is the bride and groom's marriage, it is their entire family's wedding. Some families are content to sit back and let the engaged couple plan things their way while other families are m...More...

The Seven Jewish Wedding Blessings, A Secular Humanistic Version

Many interfaith/Jewish weddings include the Seven Blessings. I was asked to officiate a ceremony, with a Secular Humanistic non-theistic Hebrew/English version of the Seven Blessings. I searched for a Hebrew version (I found only one or two), and nothing I found felt right, so I resolved to write on...More...

Halloween Cocktail Drinks

On the night of October 31, Halloween is observed in many Western countries. From trick-or-treating to bonfires and costume parties, people celebrate the holiday in many different ways. At parties, many consume spooky Halloween cocktails -- alcoholic and non-alcoholic. From blood-rimmed cocktail gla...More...

The Wizard of Oz Birthday Party Decorations

Few movies are as popular as "The Wizard of Oz" and its characters are timeless and appealing to all age groups. If you're having a Wizard of Oz-themed birthday party this year, use decorations to make the celebration a hit....More...

15 Ways to Wow Your Guests

If you want your guests to rave about your wedding€"and what bride doesn't?€"the options are practically endless. Get inspired by these inventive tips. 1. Make the cocktail hour interactive by setting up a wine, champagne ... ...More...

Dealing with the Pressure of Planning Your Wedding

Ironically, the most romantic and important step you take as a couple - your wedding - can also put your relationship to the test. Here are a few tips to help you deal with the pressure of planning your wedding...More...

Houston Wedding Venues

Weddings are important life events for many couples and families. Finding the best wedding venue in Houston to host such an important event can be the difference between a great wedding and a perfect wedding. ... ...More...

Ideas for a Tinkerbell Birthday Party

Fairies are a popular theme for girls' birthday parties.blue fairy eleven image by Paul Moore from <a href='http://www.fotolia.com'>Fotolia.com</a>Tinkerbell, a fairy character from the novel "Peter Pan" by J.M. Barrie, became a cultural icon after the Disney animated film......More...

Ideas for Icicle Table Centerpieces

Icicle centerpieces can be stunning and beautiful focal points for tables at a Christmas party, winter wedding or other winter event, or even to achieve a winter feel during warmer months. While real icicles would be impractical to use in the extreme, you can approximate their frosty,......More...

4 Tips to Save Money on a Budget Wedding Photography

The best deal to save money during weddings would be to have all the things that are necessary for the wedding and none of the things that are not.One option for you to do this is exclude certain things that are not needed.Here are things that you can omit to get the best budget wedding photography ...More...

What Do You Need for a Wedding Cruise?

A wedding cruise can be an absolute gem if pulled off properly, but at the same time it can become a logistical nightmare if proper planning is absent. The wedding cruise itself is all going to be taken care of by the company that you are going on a cruise with, but at the same time there are a numb...More...

Fall Bridal Shower Idea

If you are planning a wedding shower or bridal shower for an autumn bride, the season is an ideal theme for your shower. An autumn theme can work well from mid-September through the end of November, depending upon your climate. You can also adapt these bridal shower ideas to an indoor or outdoor sho...More...

Unique Wedding Favors That Will Wow Your Friends And Family

There are several ways brides go about choosing unique wedding favors. Most try to tie into the "theme" of the wedding. Others try to coordinate with their wedding colors or the table decorations. This article explores the latest trends and new ideas in wedding favors....More...

Different Ideas for Decorating Glass Centerpieces

Change your image of what makes a glass centerpiece as you look at an old item in a new manner. Glass containers don't always have to be an actual vase but can come from a variety of materials not normally associated with use as a centerpiece, such as cake platters or juice glasses. Dress these glas...More...