Monthly Archives: January 2014

So Happy!


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


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


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


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


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


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?


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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