wedding food

When it comes to choosing your wedding food, there are many things you have to consider. While it is your wedding, and you are entitled to choose any food you want, it would be ill advised to choose something that couldn’t be enjoyed by (at least) the majority of your guests – though sometimes you …

  As your wedding day gets closer, you’re scheduling consultations and makeup trials, and scrolling for hours through Pinterest in search of that perfect hairstyle. But don’t make the mistake of relying only on foundation and hairspray to guarantee the perfect look. In the months and weeks leading up to your long-awaited appearance at the …

One of the highlights of nearly any Las Vegas wedding is the menu. Access to world-class cuisine of nearly any variety allows couples to choose menus that reflect their personal tastes, their culture and history, and their love of all things gastronomic. Top trends include: Themed Interactive Stations: During cocktail hour, give your guests more …

Family Style Wedding Meal

  via Are you serving up a beautiful spread of fancy foods at your wedding reception? Or are you going to serve pass-around pick-ups instead? A big expense and big part of the wedding day planning has to do with the food. Guests look forward to it and it helps to transform an average party …

Breakfast Wedding Food Theme

  Food. It’s debatably one of the most important elements to the wedding, and also one of the most expensive. And as the wedding world continues to balloon, so do the expectations. It’s not enough to have just a meat and potato option. Instead, you have to infuse your couple style and personality into the …

wedding finger foods

Updated: November 25, 2017 One of the most expensive items in a wedding budget is food for the reception.  It’s also one of the most confusing, especially if you are doing it yourself or trying to keep costs low. One popular option for “keeping it simple” and affordable is to serve finger foods – also …

black and gold wedding party

Winter weddings are becoming more and more popular every year. There’s a certain bout of whimsy and romance inside the chillier season that cannot be found throughout the warmer weathers. The snow, the glistening night lights, and the holiday spirit all come together to create a magic that becomes the perfect foundation to an unforgettable …

So, the love of your life has said “I do,” and you’ve both decided that you don’t want to beat around the bush, but instead get married as soon as possible. This is a great idea, as it keeps the momentum moving quickly and the excitement at fever pitch. If you’ve given yourself a target …

pear in spirit wedding cocktail

Forgo the massive amounts of beer bottles and cans, instead, make sure you’ve got a signature sip ready and waiting for your guests to enjoy. Going this route is a bit more personalized and a lot classier too. Today, we’ve compiled 12 wedding cocktails to quench your thirst (along with the thirst of everyone else …

Most couples plan their wedding day well in advance, and this is for several reasons. First off, it enables them to save up toward their big day so they can make it really special. Second, it means they can have the wedding at the perfect time of the year to suit their preferences. Finally, it …

It is your wedding and view want you to be happy and, at the same time, cautious about planning each and everything that is related to your wedding. With this, we are confident that you would not want your wedding to be just like any other wedding that you have attended over the years. To …

Ah, spring. It is that time of the year when the flowers are blossoming and blooming in their most exquisite colors and hues. It is that magical season when you can touch the rainbow with the tips of your fingers, warming you up inside and comforting you in ways you cannot explain. For some couples, …

Wedding Slideshow at the reception made with online tools

Whether you’re sharing photos to create a personalized background to the cocktail hour or reception, or you’re creating a slideshow of memories to share with family and friends after the big day is over, there are so many tools to creating an awesome wedding slideshow. These free applications and accessible software will help even the …

Did you know that the average wedding in the United States costs $33,391? That’s more than the average price of a new car! But when you factor in all the costs associated with a wedding like hiring catering, renting a venue, decor, and entertainment, it’s easy to see how it all adds up. So, how do …

Christmas Deviled Eggs from Mom Dot

‘Tis the season for delicious bites and festive flavors! While you’re busying preparing your holiday wedding menus, we’ve been compiling lists of recipes that you’ll want to utilize to fluff up your Christmas-time dishes. You’ll want to bookmark this one. Below, you’ll find 14 Christmas-themed appetizers for your wedding reception. These unique appetizers will delight …

Planning your dream wedding? Congrats! With so much work and money going into your special day, we know you’ll want to make it stand out. Why give in to the standard trends you see on wedding sites where everything looks the same? Not only is a wedding an occasion to celebrate your love in front …

Everyone has their idea of a dream wedding – whether that’s small and simple or a huge extravagant production. While you may have just gotten engaged, I’m sure your dream wedding has been something you’ve been thinking about for a very long time. Even if you think you know how you’d like every detail of …

pumpkin pie slice sugar cookies recipe

Fall weddings have to include some autumn-inspired flavors. Whether it’s within the signature cocktails or the sweet table, there are so many delicious bites to include. But today, we’re shining a light on the favorite: pumpkin spice. Pies, cookies, brownies, and more, below you’ll find 15 of our favorite pumpkin spice desserts and treats perfect …

Set of groomsmen wearing socks with different famous paintings

Spread a bit of sunshine and happiness around your wedding day but adding a pop of color or too “secretly” to the groomsmen. You may get a peek of a personalized design or a funky pattern, some fun socks can finish off your big day’s ensemble – or the rest of the bridal party’s outfits …

Did you realize that one-quarter of today’s engaged couples will choose a destination wedding to celebrate the beginning of their lives together? Gathering your closest friends and family and taking off to an exotic or distant locale is no longer something reserved for celebrities and the super-rich. It is reality and totally within your reach. …

Bride and Groom getting married in a backyard wedding themed celebration

Transforming the backyard into something beautiful could be your ticket to the most perfect (and affordable) of dream weddings. Whether it’s your own, your parents, or a family friend, this is a great way to cut costs on high-priced venues and create a magical event to remember – for both you and your guests. With …

Over $3.5billion was borrowed to pay for weddings in the USA last year as couples looked to make their big day the most memorable of their lives. 80% of newlyweds have paid via credit for aspects of their weddings, with the humble credit card one of the popular methods of payment to make the big …

Congrats! You just got engaged and are basking in the warm glow of the love of your future partner and the congratulatory gestures of family and friends. Now it dawns on you that planning a wedding is expensive and you’re not sure how to pull off a traditional wedding with the finances you and your …

When your wedding is a few weeks away, and all the remaining arrangements are made, it’s time to start prepping your skin. Your skin should look stunning and be glowing on your wedding day. After all, natural beauty is what shines through. Besides which, if you don’t start taking care of your skin in advance, …

Pre-Wedding Tip

Avoid The Pitfalls Of A Drunk Wedding Guest As awesome as open bars can be, they can also create serious problems at weddings or anywhere else. If you think you may have an issue with a drunk-as-a-drunk-skunk wedding guest, use these tips to navigate the situation easily. Pre-Wedding Tip: Prepare, Prepare, Prepare Let’s say one …

If the big day is coming up and you are looking to lose a few pounds so that you can look great in your wedding dress, the most important thing is to be consistent and build good habits when it comes to your diet. One thing that a lot of people do when they want …

finances and marriage

Minimalism is marked by clarity, purpose, and intentionality, rather than the simple elimination of excess goods from our lives. Instead of thinking of the simple decluttering of one’s home or life, minimalists think about both time and possessions in a very different way, prioritizing that which matters most over else and removing anything and everything …

Creating a black tie wedding celebration is no different than planning for a bohemian-vibed party or a destination affair because it’s all in the details. But, what sparks that prepping all starts with one major decision and that’s the theme of the event. If you envision everyone in stunning gowns and tuxedos then a black …

My wedding was beautiful, everything I could have wanted, and it came in at just under $10,000. I’m sure you’re thinking “how did she do that?”, and of course, you are. We all know weddings cost a mini fortune. The Knot’s most recent survey revealed the average cost of a wedding in 2017 was $33,391. …

Getting married is an unforgettable event. It is the beginning of a new chapter and many things change such as your last name if you opted to change it, your marital status and also your home if you weren’t cohabitating before marriage. Transitioning into this new home can be easy for some, while others may …

Planning a wedding can be both exhilarating and stressful. With flowers, food, and your dress are only a few of the many items on the planning list to be researched and booked, it can be overwhelming. If you add trying to lose weight on top of that, it may feel impossible to find the time. …

Summer weddings are the epitome of romanticism. In movies, they take place on a white, sandy beach, where everyone wears floaty dresses and the sun is perpetually shining. However, the realities of planning your perfect summer wedding are never as glamorous. Although the big day may be what dreams are made of, you need to …

The one time you want to make sure you look and feel your best is on your wedding day. It’s a celebration of you and your husband-to-be and the special love you share together. Therefore it’s no wonder that the both of you want it to be perfect. The only way to do this is …

Boudoir Photos

The morning of your wedding day can offer up a variety of opportunities to surprise your soon-to-be partner. From sexy photos that you slip right under his or her door to letters filled with beautiful thoughts, there’s definitely a way to add some more smiles before you exchange vows. Below, you’ll find 8 cute ways …

Weddings can be a highly emotional time for families, and when you mix all of that emotion with varying personalities, things can quickly get out of hand. Instead of stressing, let us help you diffuse the situation. It’s your wedding. It’s your soon-to-be partner’s wedding. It’s not your family member’s big day. So what do …

It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s a new… year, and we’re really feelin’ these new wedding trends. If you haven’t been scouring Pinterest or the bridal blogs, then you may not be up to speed on the newest fashions, ideas, and “I do” decor. Although it’s always a great choice to go …

The perfect wedding present for our friends and loved ones don’t just fall into our laps. Sometimes it takes a bit of sifting and good advice to stumble across the most unique, most memorable, and most lasting of gifts. Thankfully, there’s some “magic in the making” when you choose to go with an AnnaVasily piece. …

2018 is expected to be an outstanding and exciting year in weddings! The top trends focus on personalization and experience and include everything from new, bolder color palettes to delicious dessert options on elaborate buffets. Unconventional venues will serve as the backgrounds of choice to elegant celebrations and couples will seek out food and beverage …

12 Bridesmaids Dresses Perfect for a Black-Tie Wedding

Whether you decide to skirt tradition and go with a black and white wedding scheme, or you just want to create an event with the utmost sophistication and poise, planning a formal ceremony can be just as much fun as themed parties. Nixing the trend of casual, rustic celebrations and rerouting your vision into something …

How to Throw an Incredible Christmas-Season Wedding

There’s something incredibly magical about a winter wedding. The crisp air, the possibility of sparkling snow on the ground, twinkling lights on the homes of all of our neighbors, adding in a layer of the Christmas season infuses even more fairy-tale whimsy into the celebration. Elaborate decor, rich tones, indulgent dishes, ‘tis the season to …

As we enter into 2018 it’s safe to say that there’s no shortage of cool and interesting things out there that make great gifts. Whether you find something neat at your local mall, or you’re browsing Etsy for some handmade creations, there’s a real sense of satisfaction that comes with finding the perfect gift. Like …

Our lives are gradually becoming more reliant on the digital world – but organising a wedding has traditionally always been quite a physical process, with brides needing to try on their wedding gowns before they buy, grooms having several suit fittings, and of course, who would want to miss out on the opportunity to have …

Wedding Planning Tips

So, the love of your life has said “I do,” and you’ve both decided that you don’t want to beat around the bush, but instead get married as soon as possible. This is a great idea, as it keeps the momentum moving quickly and the excitement at fever pitch. If you’ve given yourself a target …

Metallic Tones

Every year we see new trends emerge. Whether it’s in fashion, beauty, interior design or, our favorite, weddings, there’s always something fresh to take inspiration from in the world of aesthetics. Today, we’re peeking at the top 10 wedding trends for 2017! From extra bits of green in every nook and cranny of the celebration …

For some people, a wedding is a chance to finally let their personalities shine. Think in terms of a Star Wars-themed affair or bringing in llamas to join you in walking down the aisle, there is no better occasion than a wedding to display the quirky side in your relationship! Actually, anything goes these days …

Having a record of your most important day is a must have for all married couples. Making sure that your special moments are captured is very high on the wedding list, with professional photographers often brought in to provide high-quality images and video. Why Become a Wedding Photographer? Almost anyone can become a wedding photographer …

When it comes to planning a wedding, there are so many important details to think about, from the venue and invitations to the food and drinks, flowers, cake, music and more. However, for most ladies, apart from finding the perfect groom, the most important element tends to be finding the perfect wedding dress. If you’re …

Whether it’s questioning which side of the aisle to sit on or making the escort card madness as easy-to-follow as possible, simple seating plans for the wedding day are imperative. Enough seats, no tension and complete comfort for everyone, it’s one of the last and hardest pieces of the big day to settle. Unfortunately, it …

Wedding Planning

Yes, you can do it. But it requires perfect planning. Since you’re no stranger to commitment, it should not be difficult to formulate a plan and stick to stringent guidelines. Stop doubting and start believing you can plan the perfect wedding in just six months. What’s the Budget It’s probably the most awkward part of …

A wedding day… well we don’t have to tell you how important it is and how big the decisions are that lead up to the big day. Every little detail is important and the wedding invitation is one of the top priorities. Like finding the perfect dress, the invitation can be fun to put together …