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September 20, 2019

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Single Digits and Lack of Excitement
Sarah in Planning, on September 11, 2019 at 5:11 PM

We are 9 days out! I’ve thought all along that once I reached single digits, I would be unable to sleep because I was so darn excited. Well I’ve been battling a sore throat for days- taking emergen C,...

Alejandra, Sep 12, 2019 5 111
First Look and Rings
Sarah in Planning, on September 8, 2019 at 8:44 PM

For those of you that did a first look and did most- if not all- of your pictures before the ceremony- what did you do about rings? I feel like it would be odd to wear them since we didn’t exchange...

Jen, Sep 9, 2019 8 131
Escort/ Place Cards
Sarah in Planning, on September 4, 2019 at 9:41 PM

When you first walk into my reception, I will have a big table with cards directing guests to their tables (not seats), so I think that would be escort cards? My wedding will have 180 people.Would I...

Chandra, Sep 5, 2019 5 94
When to reach out to stragglers
Sarah in Planning, on August 30, 2019 at 2:45 PM

Our RSVP date was today and we still have 17 to respond. The wedding is 3 weeks from today and we need to start working on seating chart, giving final vendor counts, etc. Should I reach out to the...

Jess, Aug 31, 2019 7 107
Groomsman Deliemma
Sarah in Wedding Attire, on August 26, 2019 at 11:15 PM

We have one groomsman that apparently can’t wear the shoes that come with our tux. He says he has a hard time finding shoes that are comfortable for him. Obviously for pictures we want everyone to...

Cher Horowitz, Aug 27, 2019 7 131
Boudoir Book Stress
Sarah in Planning, on August 12, 2019 at 1:16 PM

I feel like I’ve been posting more and more the closer I get to the big day. I got my boudoir pictures done July 13th (almost a month ago). My originally photographer ended up moving unexpectedly but...

Cliodhna, Aug 14, 2019 4 84
Bridal Shower drama
Sarah in Planning, on August 8, 2019 at 11:08 AM

So my MOH is my fiancé’s sister. We definitely aren’t best best friends but I like to think we have gotten pretty close and have a great relationship overall. She’s currently 4.5 months pregnant....

Cher Horowitz, Aug 8, 2019 9 164
Staying Healthy for the Wedding
Sarah in Fitness and Health, on August 6, 2019 at 5:07 PM

At least in my experience, I have found that I get sick when I’m the most stressed! And what is more stressful than wedding planning?? I also tend to get a good fall cold every year, which is when my...

Cher Horowitz, Aug 6, 2019 8 100
Seating chart- a family affair???
Sarah in Planning, on July 28, 2019 at 8:58 PM

How much say are you giving your families on the seating chart? Our parents are each roughly paying for half of the wedding. What I’ve been invisioning is us with our bridal party at the head table,...

Hannah, Jul 31, 2019 9 128
Groomsman Tuxedo Vent
Sarah in Wedding Attire, on July 26, 2019 at 12:45 AM

So my FH told me today that one of his five groomsmen is unable to wear the shoes that go with the tuxedo rental because he had a foot operation and the height doesn’t work for him. He’s going to...

Sarah, Jul 26, 2019 12 172
Invite Connundrum- please help!!
Sarah in Planning, on July 18, 2019 at 1:44 PM

So my wedding is Sept 20th (a Friday and roughly 9 weeks away). We just sent out invites last week with our RSVP date of Aug 31. Our venue maxes out at 200 and we have invited 206. So far we have...

Rachel, Jul 18, 2019 7 194
Boudoir Tipping!
Sarah in Parties and Events, on July 12, 2019 at 9:07 AM

Hello all!I have my boudoir shot Wednesday and I am so nervous. I’m driving about a half hour away to get them done in a photographers studio. I already paid her $250 fee for an hour. She also set up...

Cliodhna, Jul 15, 2019 2 61
Wedding weight loss
Sarah in Planning, on June 30, 2019 at 9:54 AM

Alright ladies!Hit me with your best weight loss tips!My big day is in just under 3 months (eeek). I weighed myself today for the first time in a while and found out I gained 10 lbs in the past few...

FutureMrsD, Jul 1, 2019 6 132
Ceremony Music
Sarah in Wedding Ceremony, on June 28, 2019 at 5:43 PM

So the next decision I need to make is what type of music we are using for the ceremony. As of right now, we only have our DJ’s sound system for our outdoor ceremony. My mom is trying to find somebody...

Cliodhna, Jul 1, 2019 3 80
When to send invitations??
Sarah in Planning, on June 20, 2019 at 1:16 PM

I’m having a Friday wedding on September 20th! Our RSVP by date is August 30th so we have plenty of time to give counts to caterer, bakery, track down missing RSVPs, etc.My invites should be here...

Kim, Jun 21, 2019 7 51
Honeymoon Vent!!!
Sarah in Honeymoon, on June 18, 2019 at 10:52 PM

So an update from my previous post! Talked to my travel agent and if we want to cancel our trip to Punta Cana amidst all the crazy deaths and illness, we would get a full refund and can then go on to...

Lauren, Jun 19, 2019 11 262
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