Theatre actress, baseball phanatic, South Jersey girl living in North Jersey, real-life Hermione, stage combatant

August 24, 2019


Got the Marriage Certificate back! (and some more pro pics)
Rebecca in Married Life, on September 17, 2019 at 2:58 AM

It came in the mail today.Can't decide if it makes it feel more real, or what...I want to frame it, but DH says we might need it for various documentation purposes. What did you all do with yours?Oh,...

Samantha, Sep 24, 2019 13 268
And here are some of my bam pro shots!!
Rebecca in Married Life, on August 31, 2019 at 3:07 AM

My photographer is super fast, he's amazing. We don't have everything, yet, but I'm already in love with what we've got.My dad picked me up when we got to the "altar".Back of my dress. I did it in red...

Cliodhna, Sep 5, 2019 11 347
Bam! Non-pro photos
Rebecca in Community Conversations, on August 26, 2019 at 3:57 AM

I'M BACK AND MARRIED!!!It's been all of 34 (?) hours? Best. Day. EVER. Seriously, could not have imagined a better day. I was super calm up until my dad and I started to walk down the aisle... and...

NextChapterReady, Aug 27, 2019 24 512
4 days to go and today was a roller coaster!
Rebecca in Planning, on August 21, 2019 at 2:49 AM

Oh, wow, did today go all over the place!Woke up to an email from the venue asking if we still wanted to do a ceremony rehearsal. And giving times.Problem? WE SCHEDULED THAT 2 WEEKS AGO!Wrote a calm...

Rachel, Aug 23, 2019 6 195
Bab! Pics@
Rebecca in Parties and Events, on August 16, 2019 at 3:23 AM

We went to Medieval Times!We're all major nerds and several of us are stage combatants, so this is one of our favorite things.Our knight won his joust, but lost another duel. And then it turned out...

Jessica, Aug 17, 2019 11 174
Centerpieces done!
Rebecca in Style and Décor, on August 12, 2019 at 2:49 AM

Got our centerpieces done today! (We made more than we need, as we ordered flowers based on our guest list, not final RSVP numbers.)We cut foam balls in half, cut holes in the top, painted them to...

Kelly, Aug 13, 2019 16 259
Productive Day, 17 days out!
Rebecca in Planning, on August 8, 2019 at 2:43 AM

Oooof, have I had a productive but tiring day!1. Went with FH to get marriage license. (!!!!)2. Picked up my grandmother's pearls from the jeweler's - they needed to be restrung.3. Went wandering in...

Cher Horowitz, Aug 8, 2019 7 110
Handfasting cords help
Rebecca in Wedding Ceremony, on August 5, 2019 at 3:07 AM

I need to find red, silver, and purple handfasting cords, ASAP.I didn't like the ribbon at Michael's, and I'm not super pleased with the selection on Etsy.Anyone have any advice?

Rebecca, Aug 8, 2019 8 99
Hurt, minor vent
Rebecca in Family and Relationships, on August 2, 2019 at 3:08 AM

As some of you know, my mother has RSVP'd no. Then some of my cousins demanded to talk to me. We had a talk.Well, Aug 1 was the deadline for RSVPs.Precisely one set of cousins had responded at all,...

Heather, Aug 3, 2019 10 417
Hotel conundrum
Rebecca in Planning, on July 25, 2019 at 2:37 AM

So, we made a small hotel block.The deadline was July 24. I did not realize that meant, in reality, July 23. I reached out today, and FH and I are the only ones booked at the hotel. The out-of-town...

Rebecca, Jul 27, 2019 10 339
Handfasting cords
Rebecca in Wedding Ceremony, on July 16, 2019 at 2:25 AM

So our officiant is balancing FH's Catholicism with my agnostic/pagan outlook, and this includes a handfasting.I've always wanted one, but I've also always been really vague about what that meant,...

Rebecca, Jul 25, 2019 5 1 117
Small vent about bp and parties
Rebecca in Parties and Events, on July 24, 2019 at 3:06 AM

So, first of all, my BP is pretty cool, and my friends are really supportive and amazing.THAT said, my bridesman has ... gone a bit overboard with the bachelorette party planning. My MOH was really...

Rebecca, Jul 24, 2019 207
Officiant just emailed us! It's getting real!
Rebecca in Wedding Ceremony, on July 11, 2019 at 3:02 AM

After a failed attempt to get permission from the Church, we're having a dear friend marry us. He's done this for other friends of ours, and he's one of those wonderfully eloquent people with a Made...

Erinn, Jul 18, 2019 9 149
Well, my mother Rsvp'd no.
Rebecca in Family and Relationships, on June 22, 2019 at 4:05 AM

So, that's fun.Woke up to a notification on my Knot app, said someone had RSVP'd online. Open it up, it's my mother. And she declined.Yes, she was JUST at my wedding shower (she took the pics I...

PrissiePants, Jul 17, 2019 38 1,132
Went to Michael's today...
Rebecca in Style and Décor, on July 9, 2019 at 2:42 AM

...And spent $75 on craft supplies for the centerpieces. (Not done buying stuff, yet, need to figure out if there's a place we can spraypaint things.) Also, FH got ideas for the seating chart, and we...

Kayla, Jul 15, 2019 13 259
Flowers came in!
Rebecca in Style and Décor, on June 27, 2019 at 2:51 AM

We ordered from Budget Bride, and I didn't expect them to come in so soon! I'm very happy with how they look.I've spent the past week worried about what I would do with the centerpieces, but when FH...

Rebecca, Jun 28, 2019 4 140
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