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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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lil’ bit of everything update

Since going bridesmaid dress shopping just over two weeks ago, a few more wedding planning related items have been taken care of. With 132 days left until the wedding, I feel really great about where we are. This past Friday, Steven and his groomsmen traveled to Men’s Warehouse to be fitted and to book their… Continue reading lil’ bit of everything update

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the easiest bridesmaid dress shopping experience

I was able to mark off a couple more items on the wedding to-do list today and I got to share a really great day with some of my best girlfriends. Truthfully, I was sort of dreading going bridesmaid dress shopping.  I wasn’t worried about who I was shopping with but because of logistics, it… Continue reading the easiest bridesmaid dress shopping experience

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The Charleston Wedding Expo Experience

I’ve been to the Charleston Wedding Expo for the past three years and I think I’m fairly okay with this being the last time I’ll be attending the expo (at least as a bride.)  I’ve written before about how the expo experience overwhelms me. It’s not the crowds or even speaking to vendors about their… Continue reading The Charleston Wedding Expo Experience