Hey, everyone! I’m Alexandra, one of your WW Rockstars. I can’t wait to go on this journey with you, as I get ready to marry my high school sweetheart in... View More

Hey, everyone! I’m Alexandra, one of your WW Rockstars. I can’t wait to go on this journey with you, as I get ready to marry my high school sweetheart in our home state of NJ!

Happily married 🎉

June 2, 2019

789days 22hrs


Bustle for tulle a-line dress??
Alexandra in Wedding Attire, on January 7, 2019 at 11:47 AM

I just got off the phone with the seamstress my bridal salon recommends and am trying to figure this whole bustling thing out. The skirt of my dress is soft netting and tulle with a poly lining. When...

Mcskipper, Aug 13, 2019 6 2,248 2
Cool or Old School??!?
Alexandra in Etiquette and Advice, on March 25, 2019 at 2:50 PM

There are soooo many wedding traditions that it's hard to keep track of all of them, nevertheless actually incorporate them into your big day! Buzzfeed posted a fun poll the other day trying to figure...

ashley, Mar 26, 2019 7 189
Staying Healthy!
Alexandra in Fitness and Health, on March 25, 2019 at 3:45 PM

I had a nasty cold over the weekend I'm on the mend now thanks to some heavy-duty cold medicine and lots of honey lemon tea, but I suddenly got paranoid about being sick for the multitude of exciting...

MrsD, Mar 25, 2019 6 82
hmu Trial, Round 2!
Alexandra in Hair and Makeup, on March 20, 2019 at 5:13 PM

Some of you might remember my HMU trial last week in which I loved my makeup But wasn’t a fan of my hair. I went back today and let me tell you how much happier I am!! I attached a few pictures....

Alexandra, Mar 25, 2019 27 324
diy Success!
Alexandra in Do It Yourself, on March 23, 2019 at 12:10 PM

Just had to share my latest DIY success! Here are the boards our escort cards will be displayed on (we have pretty twine and mini clothespins). They’ll be up on easels in the foyer of our reception...

Justine, Mar 23, 2019 5 158
Oh, Happy Day!
Alexandra in Planning, on March 22, 2019 at 11:01 AM

Our 130 invitations are officially in the mail!!! We went to the post office to hand cancel the stamps and I was *giddy* the whole time. I can’t believe that our guests will finally be getting these...

Alexandra, Mar 22, 2019 7 154
Boudoir Shoot Tips?
Alexandra in Etiquette and Advice, on March 15, 2019 at 9:13 AM

My boudoir shoot is this weekend and I'm really excited but also getting a little nervous. I knew I would feel this way once it started getting close (but that felt sooo far away when I booked in...

Angela, Mar 15, 2019 8 173
What’s your favorite part about living together?!
Alexandra in Community Conversations, on February 18, 2019 at 12:15 PM

I’m away from FH on a work trip this week and reaaaally missing our time at home together. It got me thinking about why I love living with him. We were in a LDR for quite a few years so it’s simply...

Ester, Mar 14, 2019 13 114
The countdown is on!
Alexandra in Community Conversations, on March 11, 2019 at 11:33 AM

I have a countdown app on my phone and I love checking it each morning to see the numbers go down and down Share your own countdowns! Engagement: 287 days (since) Bridal Shower: 27 days Bachelorette...

Mrs., Mar 12, 2019 13 124
Dress Preservation.. Yay or Nay?
Alexandra in Wedding Attire, on March 8, 2019 at 2:40 PM

Has anyone gotten their dress preserved, or is planning to? I know I'll want to get it professionally cleaned right after the wedding to get any stains out, but I'm also considering getting it...

Karen, Mar 9, 2019 7 471
i have a pit in my stomach...
Alexandra in Planning, on March 1, 2019 at 1:09 PM

Y’all. I had my HMU trial yesterday. I loved my makeup; I didn’t really like my hair. At first I thought I was just being harsh on myself because I’m not used to seeing myself in an updo, but when I...

MOB So Cal, Mar 1, 2019 42 489
nj Bride Introductions!
Alexandra in New Jersey Planning, on February 26, 2019 at 8:38 AM

Hey NJ Brides-To-Be! Since we're all getting married in the great Garden State, wouldn't it be nice to get to know each other?! Share a little bio so we can know who we're supporting through this fun...

Kelsey, Feb 28, 2019 3 63
What i Wish i Knew When Planning My Wedding!
Alexandra in Planning, on February 27, 2019 at 3:48 PM

I follow Jamie Wolfer on YouTube and her videos give me LIFE. Recently, I've been feeling like I'm in a wedding planning rut... I love talking and thinking about the wedding, but I honestly haven't...

, Feb 27, 2019 3 195
It’s Monday... thinking about the week ahead!
Alexandra in Planning, on February 25, 2019 at 7:57 AM

What’s on your wedding to-do list this week? Anything fun? We’re finally into double digits (97 days, woohoo!) and it’s totally go time. We have a jam-packed week ahead: shopping for my wedding band...

MD, Feb 25, 2019 10 67
Show off your Fs's ring!
Alexandra in Wedding Attire, on February 13, 2019 at 10:46 AM

We all know and love the "show off your ring" posts, but what about your FS's ring?! Show it off! Did you pick it out yourself or was your FS involved? Were you looking for something classic or...

Bridget, Feb 16, 2019 21 147
It's feeling real!
Alexandra in Parties and Events, on February 11, 2019 at 9:05 AM

My mom sent out my shower invitations last week. Look how cute She told me yesterday that people are already RSVPing! And I peeked at our registries and gifts are starting to be purchased! It's making...

Jayla, Feb 14, 2019 5 97
Around the world with Wedding Wire!
Alexandra in Wedding Ceremony, on February 5, 2019 at 9:02 AM

We talk so much about the reception venue, but the ceremony venue is where the magic really happens! It's where you'll say those special words that make you MARRIED! So, where in the world are you...

Sam, Feb 6, 2019 31 181
Success! Shopping Small
Alexandra in Wedding Attire, on January 25, 2019 at 2:59 PM

FH has been having a SUPER hard time with finding tuxes. He has a broad, athletic build which makes a good fit surprisingly hard to come by. We went to Men’s Wearhouse - annoying because you can’t try...

OnCloudRawls, Jan 25, 2019 3 56
Day Off To-do’s!
Alexandra in Planning, on January 21, 2019 at 9:47 AM

I’m off of work today in observance of MLK Day and definitely taking advantage of the time for wedding planning! Goals for today are ordering our invitations, finalizing the cake design with our...

Rica, Jan 21, 2019 4 82
For Non-saturday Brides...
Alexandra in Registry, on January 9, 2019 at 5:03 PM

Do I have a story for you! So my mom calls me this afternoon to tell me that my Macy’s registry shows our wedding date as 6/1/19 instead of 6/2/19. This is the *fourth* time this has happened since we...

Rachel, Jan 10, 2019 9 240
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