Monthly Archives: January 2014

So Happy!

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A few months ago, I wrote a post about What to Do With Your Dress After the Big Day. I had just dropped my own bridal gown off at Sabrina Ann in Ardmore, a consignment shop geared toward brides and

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Weddings Across the Board: African Wedding Traditions

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African Weddings are deeply rooted in symbolism– of strength, commitment, love, new beginnings, an unbreakable bond, honor, blood shed in captivity, a celebration of freedom, prosperity, land, family permissions and growth, royalty, beauty, power and justice. Many of these rituals

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Weddings Across the Board: Jewish Rituals and Traditions

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I’m starting a new feature on the blog called Weddings Across the Board. It will focus on the traditions of people of certain religions, nationalities, faiths, etc. around the world and I can’t wait to share what I’m learning! Some

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Philadelphia Area Bridal Shows- 2014

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Are you recently engaged? First of all, congratulations! You have some planning to do, and it’ll all culminate with a big party and a relaxing, fun trip with your favorite person. Sounds like fun, right? Well, it is! Enjoy the

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Tips for Tipping at Your Wedding

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When you’re in the final planning stages of a wedding, it probably seems like money is going from the two of you, outward- every which way, to anyone who is there to catch it.  Your final payments are due for

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Oh Baby! How to Help When the Little One Comes Home

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Wondering what you can do to help friends and family members as they prepare for, welcome home, and adapt to life with a new baby?  While nannying for a family last year as they welcomed twins, I researched and compiled

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So You’re Going to a Wedding…What Will You Wear?

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Wondering what to wear to a wedding in the not-too-distant future? The best thing you can do is plan your whole get-up ahead of time to avoid last-minute shopping needs or stress. This chart has been going around Pinterest for

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