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October 26, 2019

Discussions

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Help me settle a food debate
Sara in Wedding Reception, on July 14, 2019 at 8:05 PM

So we’re stuck between two beef options.. steak or pot roast (also offering chicken and a vegetarian option, but those are all set). The caterer will only cook the steak to mid rare, and after serving...

Katelyn, Jul 16, 2019 19 137
Transportation for guests
Sara in Planning, on July 2, 2019 at 4:54 PM

We’re looking to book transportation for guests from the hotel to our venue and back. It’s about 10 mins away with traffic so not very far. However, with it being downtown parking can sometimes be...

Michelle, Jul 3, 2019 11 88
All in one invites with rsvp postcard
Sara in Planning, on June 28, 2019 at 10:51 PM

I really like the design of the all in one invites where the RSVP postcard tears off and guests can just send that back. But for out of town guests we plan on adding an insert with hotel info/details...

Katie, Jun 29, 2019 5 68
Veils are sooo expensive
Sara in Wedding Attire, on June 15, 2019 at 3:16 PM

So I tried on a beautiful chapel length veil from David’s bridal at my dress fitting yesterday. I knew I wasn’t planning on buying one there because they’re so expensive, but holy cow! $200?! I get...

Macee, Jun 24, 2019 20 1 219
How to shut off registry notification emails
Sara in Registry, on June 6, 2019 at 2:37 PM

FH and I are registered at Amazon & Bed Bath and Beyond and just received an email that something was purchased from our Amazon registry! Curiosity got the best of me and I opened to email and saw...

Meghan, Jun 7, 2019 8 133
Two plate sets on registry
Sara in Registry, on June 1, 2019 at 9:11 AM

Shower invites are going out this week and my FH and I just finished our registry... except for one thing. We cannot agree on a plate set from bed bath and beyond. The one I like is beige and light...

Jenna, Jun 7, 2019 4 74
Venues & rehearsal times
Sara in Planning, on May 16, 2019 at 9:48 AM

Just curious how far ahead of time our venue was able to schedule your wedding rehearsal. Our ceremony & reception are at the same venue. We booked in November 2018 for our October 2018 wedding...

Lauren, May 16, 2019 9 75
Awkward shower situation..
Sara in Parties and Events, on May 9, 2019 at 12:13 PM

This is probably a first but I just found out about it today and don’t know what to do/say to my family. Two of my aunts (and kinda my mom now) graciously offered to throw me a shower in August. My...

Sara, May 9, 2019 7 241
People asking for an invite - rant
Sara in Community Conversations, on May 8, 2019 at 3:39 PM

I’ve already made up my mind about this situation, but was curious if anyone else had anything similar happen during their wedding planning (and I kinda love these stories lol)1) a guy friend I used...

Jessica, May 9, 2019 12 203
Napa, ca
Sara in Honeymoon, on April 30, 2019 at 10:02 PM

Curious to hear from anyone who’s been to Napa, CA before or has honeymooned there! My FH and I are doing a small trip right after our wedding and a big honeymoon trip next spring. We’re not beach...

earias, May 1, 2019 10 82
Anxious and overwhelmed
Sara in Parties and Events, on April 21, 2019 at 1:22 PM

Hey everyone, I have about 6 months until my big day but the topic of a day-after brunch came up with my parents today who are insisting that my FH and I HAVE TO host one for our guests (even though...

Judith, Apr 22, 2019 6 172
Changing your email address..
Sara in Married Life, on April 12, 2019 at 12:02 PM

Curious about what anyone else has done here. Currently my email is firstname.lastname@ gmail.com. I’m planning on making my maiden name my middle name after we get married and taking my fiancé’s last...

Cassidy, Apr 12, 2019 12 168
Silk flowers
Sara in Style and Décor, on March 7, 2019 at 12:35 PM

has anyone else used silk flowers for their bouquets? Looking for places or websites that will do custom arrangements (apparently Michael’s used to but they don’t anymore). I don’t really have an eye...

Allison, Apr 2, 2019 7 111
Who gets invited to the shower?
Sara in Parties and Events, on March 22, 2019 at 4:27 PM

Hello! My aunt just graciously offered to throw me a wedding shower and I’m super excited! We’re meeting tomorrow to go over details and when I was going over the guest list with my mom just now she...

Angelena, Mar 25, 2019 8 90
Meeting with officiant
Sara in Wedding Ceremony, on March 19, 2019 at 9:19 PM

Hello! My fiancé and I are beginning to set up appointments to meet with officiants for our big day. Any suggestions as to what questions to ask them or things to look out for? Thanks!

Tara, Mar 21, 2019 6 85
Artificial bouquets
Sara in Do It Yourself, on March 19, 2019 at 4:34 PM

My fiancé and I just purchased (most of) our wedding flowers from hobby lobby and I’m super excited! They were actually half off and apparently go on sale almost every other week so even if we end up...

Cliodhna, Mar 21, 2019 3 93