How to Choose a Caterer the Right Way

How to Choose a Caterer the Right Way From plated dinners to food trucks set up outside the reception venue, the options for feeding your wedding guests are growing every day. Pick something that will make you and your guests happy, but don’t sacrifice your tastes or the style of your wedding for others’ opinions. […]

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Wedding Expenses: Who Pays for What

Wedding Expenses: Who Pays for What There is a scene in the movie Father of the Bride when George, the character played by Steve Martin and the father of the bride, tries to process the slowly mounting costs of his daughter’s wedding. He manages to escape before having a breakdown, but that scene captures the […]

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10 Ways to Save on Wedding Expenses

10 Ways to Save on Wedding Expenses It’s no secret that weddings are expensive. The average wedding now costs over $25,000, and it can be argued that weddings are for the guests. However, there are numerous ways to minimize the expense of a wedding without detracting from the enjoyment. The keys are to think outside […]

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Wedding Budget Guide for Texoma Brides

Wedding Budget Guide for Texoma Brides If you’re getting married in the Texoma area, this post is the FIRST thing you should read before diving into wedding planning! We’ve put together a comprehensive guide for your entire wedding budget. These numbers are based on the Texoma area specifically, so you’ll know exactly what to plan […]

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3 Reasons Why Hiring an Amateur Photographer Is a Huge Mistake

The number one regret of couples after the wedding is not investing more money in photography. Planning a wedding is a daunting task that often comes with a shockingly high price tag. Of course, our natural reaction as humans is to start looking for places to cut costs and bring the overall number down, but […]

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Splurge or Save?

If you thought putting together your wedding budget was hard, sticking to it is going to be even harder. That’s why doing a vision and priority exercise with your fiance before you start meeting with vendors and buying decorations is important. But once you’ve settled on your vision and begin to put together your budget, […]

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6 Commonly Forgotten Wedding Costs

6 Commonly Forgotten Wedding Costs We all know how expensive a wedding can be, but there are small costs that often are forgotten or overlooked. These can add up to a big overage for your wedding budget. After all, you need a dress, a venue, flowers, food, a cake, and countless other items in order […]

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Bridal Portraits: One Unique Way to Document Your Bridal Bliss

Bridal Portraits: One Unique Way to Document Your Bridal Bliss Bridal portraits used to be the standard in the South when it came to wedding photography. The portraits are taken a few weeks before the wedding and usually displayed at the entrance of the reception or near the guest book. However, they aren’t as common anymore […]

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The 6 Most Important Things to Remember When Choosing a Baker

The 6 Most Important Things to Remember When Choosing a Baker As you browse Pinterest and wedding sites looking at cake designs, start to gather inspiration. Take a close look at the cake designs that resonate the most with you. Are you in love with the idea of a rustic buttercream cake decorated with fresh […]

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