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we’re married! we’re married!

I’m officially a married woman! I realize I haven’t written about the weeks leading up to the wedding, but I plan to eventually. Even though our planning of a practical wedding is finished, I feel like there’s still so much to write and talk about. For now, I want to recap our wedding weekend from… Continue reading we’re married! we’re married!

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when life happens during wedding planning

I realize there hasn’t been much of an update despite there being so much to write and talk about. I’ll sit down this coming weekend (okay, maybe) and write up a few posts about budgeting, how our florist did a paper flower making workshop with us and how we’re writing our ceremony, but I wanted… Continue reading when life happens during wedding planning

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the first bout of wedding planning stress (or how the wedding isn’t going to suck. really!)

I knew my sunny viewpoint that planning a wedding didn’t have to be stressful would see a cloudy day eventually. We’re ticking down to just two months to go and since my last entry, the progress bar has really moved forward. In a nutshell, we’ve addressed, stamped and sent out our wedding invitations. The ceremony/reception… Continue reading the first bout of wedding planning stress (or how the wedding isn’t going to suck. really!)

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the “why are weddings so damn expensive?” post

Things have been a little quiet on the wedding planning front lately. Steven and myself have both been busy with work and personal hobbies. School is starting back up this month so I’ve been preparing for the upcoming year and doing a little bit of travel for that. Steven has become a volunteer for WTSQ… Continue reading the “why are weddings so damn expensive?” post

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anxieties about the bridal party (or how the wedding industry has expectations)

I was pretty happy to open up The Knot app on my phone the other night and be able to mark ‘meet with florists’ off the to-do list. A few evenings ago, I sat down and wrote down all the details of the appointment in my planning binder and slid the business card for Wildwood… Continue reading anxieties about the bridal party (or how the wedding industry has expectations)