Photos (from left to right): Jillian Tree Photography
From bridesmaids to groomsmen and flower girls to ring bearers, choosing your wedding party can be a daunting task to check off your wedding to-do list, but those aren’t the only duties you have to fill on a wedding day! Click here to find out how you can honor very important extras in other ways. (Hints: usher, reader, program distributor, soloist, and card and present patrol just to name a few.)
If you want to go beyond the traditional one-meat and two-sides approach to a plated dinner, have a reception filled with an innovative variety of cuisines. Here’s what we’re predicting to see more of in 2014 — be sure to grab a plate, napkin, and silverware because it’s mouth-wateringly delicious:
Cheese – Brie, gouda, parmesan, asiago, and swiss — the options are endless. Pair your favorites with dried fruit, berries, nuts, and seeds.
Photos (from left to right): Hearts & Horseshoes Photography
Whether they’re your nieces, nephews, or cousins, there’s a chance they’ll be in attendance at your wedding. Here’s how to keep them (and their parents) happy throughout the reception:
1. Arts & Crafts – Have a “kids-only” table with coloring books, crayons, colored pencils, stickers, (washable) markers, and stencils.
Photo: A Brit & A Blonde