Cultural Foods and Your Wedding Menu

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How to pay homage to your heritage by incorporating traditional cultural foods into the wedding menu One of the most beautiful aspects marriage is the merging of two family’s treasured customs, and watching a young couple integrate those traditions…

3 Perfect Fall Wedding Cocktails

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Signature fall wedding cocktails to try right now. There’s something to be said for the beauty of a fall wedding—the colorful and rustic bouquets, the crunching of the leaves, the plum, maroon and navy color palettes. We are…

Away from the Registry

Ideas for buying personalized gifts away from the registry The easiest way to check that wedding gift off the list is to go online to Crate & Barrel and pick out a platter from the bride…

The Constant Bridesmaid Gets Engaged…

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…And she has no idea what she’s doing. The gal who has participated in more weddings than she has fingers to count them on is getting married. This is big news, guys, not that you needed…

On the Menu: Late Night Wedding Food

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When late night food can be a wedding’s saving grace. We’ve all been there. You’re at a wedding and you’ve been drinking and dancing for the past four hours. Things are starting to wind down, the…

Ingredients for the Perfect Wedding

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The elements that make weddings shine are mostly intangible.  The weddings I’ve attended that were not only fun, but totally memorable, always have a certain je ne sais quoi, It’s something that wedding planners would make a…

B is for Bestie…and Bridesmaid

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When You’re a Bridesmaid, Being a Good Friend Matters. The countdown is on for my BFF’s wedding, which will bring my Maid of Honor duties for this wedding season to a close. I have been “on…

Personal Wedding Gifts

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Creative and personal wedding gifts for the bride and groom go a long way. Personal wedding gifts can go a long way, especially these days when Crate & Barrel is basically kept in business because of bridal registries—and no…

A Texas Wedding in the Fall

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The perfect fall wedding. A successful wedding is almost always defined by the amount of love present in the room. That means that the right people have been invited, the atmosphere is perfect and that the…

How to give the perfect wedding speech

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The art of giving an amazing wedding toast. Writing a wedding speech is not easy. There is a specific formula that must be abided by or else the whole thing can go sour pretty quickly. The…