4 Things I Wish I’d Been Told Before My Wedding Day

4 Things I Wish I_d Been Told Before My Wedding Day

By Becky Houdesheldt

Here I am, one week after our wedding. Our ceremony and reception were beautiful. They were everything I wanted them to be. Slightly nerdy, incredibly elegant, classy and whimsical. The weather was absolutely perfect. I truly could not have asked for a better turnout – the friends and family who came to support us were incredible. My parents and Andrew’s parents put in so much work to make the day special. So many people put in so much time and effort for us, that I’m simply overwhelmed. It was the public declaration of our marriage on our one-year anniversary, as we’d had a simple quiet courthouse wedding the year before to make it official before the birth of our son.

I can tell you there are some things I was unprepared for with this whole wedding deal, and I’m going to share a few with you. I wish someone had prepared me adequately so that I wasn’t blindsided. Continue reading

7 Brides On Their Do Again and Do Over Decisions

Wedding

By De & Kate

A wedding is a celebratory, beautiful, and exciting event.

And parts of wedding planning mirror that same positive, love emitting energy.

That being said, the details of the day can feel overwhelming, with so many advice articles on timelines, invites, etiquette, and when, where, and how much to spend.

While there’s no determined right or wrong way to wed, most ladies who have tied the knot look back with a familiar hindsight is 20/20 feeling and can quickly offer the day of decisions they’re glad they made, and the ones they’d make differently if they were to do it all over again. Continue reading