The Running of the Brides
Twice yearly, Filene’s department store sponsors a well known event that is recognized around the world wide as The “Running of the Brides”. On the selected day(s), brides line up at the door to participate in a race, in search of their dream wedding gown. Many have already brought along lawn chairs, tents and sleeping bags in anticipation... [Read more of this review]
What are the best appliances to give as wedding gifts?
Appliances for Wedding Gifts
Do you agonize over the perfect gift for the bride and groom? Or do you simply check of the next, most reasonably priced item on their gift registry? There are a lot of things couples say they must have, but if you want to be practical, consider the gift of a small appliance. Stumped for ideas? These suggestions... [Read more of this review]
Have a Wonderful Winter Wedding!
Winter weddings can be exceptionally beautiful; especially around the holiday season. During that time, many places of worship and commercial venues have already been outfitted in festive colors, and oftentimes come with ready-made celebratory atmospheres. In many cases, very little will be needed in the way of additional decorations. In many... [Read more of this review]
Wedding Hair and Makeup – To Thine Own Self Be True
Unless they are having a shotgun wedding, it can be said that most brides prefer to look their absolute best on their wedding day. Sadly though, oftentimes, in search of the perfect ‘look’, many brides have rendered themselves to be almost unrecognizable on the day of their wedding by wearing far too much makeup and sporting a hairdo that most... [Read more of this review]
A Bridal Pep Talk!
Congratulations! He has finally popped the question, and you have become officially engaged! And so now you think that you’ve got lots of time?
Are you planning on having a Spring wedding? Do you really think that you are the ONLY one in search of the perfect gown and reception hall?
NOW…is the time to begin making your plans! ... [Read more of this review]
Plan a Beautiful Bridal Shower for the Unique Bride
Let’s face it: not every bride dreams of the bridal shower where she’ll eat cucumber sandwiches holding her pinky finger up all day listening to classical music. There are some brides – human brides – who would prefer something a bit more original and different. There are some great ideals for bridal shower themes for unique brides.
Secret... [Read more of this review]
Practical Wedding Gifts That Don’t Break The Bank
Attending a wedding this winter? You’re probably looking for a wedding gift. Many people get anxious about finding the “perfect” wedding gift – and some go overboard spending way more than they can afford. Especially in today’s economy that can be a big mistake. Fortunately there are some great wedding gifts that don’t break the bank. Let’s... [Read more of this review]
Wedding Tips – How to Deal With Kids?
How to Entertain Kids at Your Wedding (by The Wedding Gal’s Snarky Cousin)
Somehow I bet a lot of things take precedence in your wedding-occupied bridal mind over the kids that will be at your wedding. You’ve got the flowers, the dress, the rings, the bridesmaids, and a thousand other things to think about. Take my advice, though, Dearest. ... [Read more of this review]
Say Thank You to Your Bridesmaids
Everyone knows that a wedding day is the bride’s day. But it takes many people to make this day truly special. It’s the savvy and wise bride who takes the time to say “Thank You” to her bridesmaids and maid of honor for their hard work and efforts. Being a bridesmaid or maid of honor sometimes can be quite a challenge, and only someone who has... [Read more of this review]
15 Things I Learned from Being a Bridesmaid
Being a bridesmaid is a great honor but for grown-ups, being the bridesmaid, or worse, the maid of honor for one of your best friends can be an experience that you may not want to repeat too often or ever again!
Here are 15 things I learned as a bridesmaid veteran of five weddings:
Remember it’s not your day! The bride is the center of attention... [Read more of this review]
Wedding Comfort – Why Shouldn’t You Be Comfortable On Your Wedding Day?
Weddings, are, of course, a magical time of joy and beauty. They are also a time of mind-numbing fear and anxiety – not that the decision could be wrong, but that something could GO wrong. Will the flowers be right? Will the flower girl throw a tantrum? Will the best man get schnockered and talk about that weekend in Thailand with your... [Read more of this review]
Your Mother in Law and Planning Your Wedding
We’re about to let you in on what truly smart brides know about their mother in law’s and planning their wedding. Just about every bride knows it is “their” day. They also know that typically the mother in law doesn’t play a big part in the wedding planning. But it is the smart bride who understands that the mother in law typically plays a... [Read more of this review]
What Not To Do The Night Before Your Wedding
Out here in Internetland you’ll find all sorts of advice on how to prepare for your wedding. What beauty regimen to follow, what rules of conduct are important, and even how to mentally and physically prepare yourself for the big day. What people don’t want to cover is what NOT to do the night or day before your wedding. My cousin,... [Read more of this review]
Creative Wedding Favors
The wedding favours were little figurines that were boxed as matching pairs. Chad found an amusing way of playing with these little bubble bottoms; using them to head butt each other. We found 2 minutes of pleasure in this.
To a new bride and groom, wedding guests are special. Each guest has been painstakingly selected based on love, friendship,... [Read more of this review]
Be a Honeymoon Savvy Bride
Every married couple looks forward to their honeymoon. It is one of the most romantic vacations you’ll take as a couple. That’s why we feel we should let you in on a few bride to bride secrets that only brides truly know. No…it’s not what you think…it’s actually all about enjoying your honeymoon as a fun vacation with your new hubby. You... [Read more of this review]
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