Category Archives: Newlywed Advice

When was the last time you wrote a love letter?

When you are in the wedding business, it’s easy to start taking love for granted.  We forget that it’s love that initiates everything in the first place.  Sometimes our clients act like they may have momentarily forgotten that love is … Continue reading

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Oscar Party Idea: “What’s Hot and Not!”

The Oscars inspire refinement and elegance and it’s all about Hollywood Glamor.  Here is our idea of a fun Oscar party, perfect for the newlyweds’ first soiree or just a night of fun with your closest friends  – “What’s Hot … Continue reading

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Find of the Moment: Freshly Roasted Coffee for Aromatic Wedding Favors

Think “milkman”, but caffeinated. Then think “coffee shop” but in your living room. That’s how Jennie-Mae describes her unique coffee roasting and delivery business.  We are so accustomed to buying our coffee in large quantities from discount warehouses or supermarkets, that the … Continue reading

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Smart Budget Tips for Sparkling Holiday Parties

Incorporate holiday cards and favorite photos into the décor – create a tabletop collage on a table runner or a tablecloth using holiday cards and favorite photos by hot gluing them to a fabric runner or linen.  Trim the edges … Continue reading

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A Great Way to Give Back – Donate Your Wedding Dress

We’d like to thank Mary Mazzoni, a writer for Earth911.com for assembling great information to help brides give back by donating their wedding dress. Recently, I’ve seen brides do what’s called “Trash the dress”, a strange concept, given how much … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home For The Newlyweds – A New Wedding Registry Option

Here is a new trend that makes a lot of sense!  Why register for china, towels or linens when what you really need is a house?  While the economy is sputtering along, it’s more difficult than ever for couples starting … Continue reading

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Table Setting Etiquette, Made Simple Setting a proper table is an overwhelming puzzle to many, especially when multiple types of spoons, forks, and glasses are involved. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, we want to share a great resource that … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Wedding Planner – The Joy of Being a Pampered Guest

I love being a wedding and event planner.  I always get a rush watching my concepts and designs come together to the delight of my clients.   But I must confess, sometimes it’s nice to switch gears and be a guest … Continue reading

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Newlywed Advice from a Moments Couple: Dance Like Crazy! (continued)

Fast-forward a year after their gorgeous beach wedding which featured two tons of limestone as the aisle, and Jacqueline and Judah are back to being the same fun, laid-back, adventurous, travel-loving couple they were when they first met. “Now is … Continue reading

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Newlywed Advice from a Moments Couple: Dance Like Crazy!

As you begin planning for your wedding, it helps to know there are couples who have been through the exciting process and can give you helpful pointers. About a year after saying their vows, Jacqueline and Judah are the go-to … Continue reading

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