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Hi! I'm Tina an older second time around bride who is a crazy cat lady, adores vintage anything, and loves to bake because it relaxes me. I'm a full time... View More

Hi! I'm Tina an older second time around bride who is a crazy cat lady, adores vintage anything, and loves to bake because it relaxes me. I'm a full time single mom to two boys and soon to be step mom to another! I am so happy to have met my best friend who I can't wait to spend the rest of my life with!

WEDDING COUNTDOWN...
March 14, 2020

Discussions

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How far in advance did you have your trials?
Tina in Hair and Makeup, Today at 7:27 PM

When did you ladies decide to do your hair and makeup trials? I'm six months out which I think is too soon. However, the mua that I've hired hasn't instilled confidence in me that she can create my...

Caytlyn, 38 minutes ago 15 97
rsvp wording, what do you think?
Tina in Do It Yourself, on September 13, 2019 at 10:11 AM

Sorry the image is bad I took a pic of my laptop. This is what I've created for my RSVP cards. We are having a sit down dinner with the meals yet to be chosen but this is my mock-up. If the invitation...

Miss, Sep 13, 2019 12 198
Return addressing diy invitations and rsvps
Tina in Do It Yourself, on August 23, 2019 at 9:50 AM

For those of you who made/printed your own invitations, what did you do for return addressing. What I mean is did you hand write, print, use an ink stamp or use labels for your return address on both...

Miss, Aug 31, 2019 27 2 270
Anyone do a "familymoon" instead for those who have kids already?
Tina in Honeymoon, on August 22, 2019 at 12:21 PM

My FH and I are older and have combined three boys aged 12, 14 and 16. I have never been financially able to give my boys a vacation outside of our state and they have never ever complained and have...

Rachel, Aug 24, 2019 16 170
My anniversary present from my Fh!
Tina in Community Conversations, on August 23, 2019 at 5:45 PM

My FH and I met on an online dating site, talked online and went on our first date five days after first talking. Today is our 6 year anniversary of our first date! And coincidentally the house we...

Tina, Aug 23, 2019 21 1 251
What colour font for wedding invitations?
Tina in Do It Yourself, on August 15, 2019 at 10:45 AM

I know this probably isn't a big deal, but trying to decide what colour font for our wedding invites. They are diy invitations where we print what we want on them and put them together as shown. They...

Michaela, Aug 15, 2019 10 69
Moving + Save the Date in one card?? What do you think?
Tina in Planning, on August 15, 2019 at 11:00 AM

What do you think of this idea or how would I work it? Let me start by saying we were never going to do save the dates just to save some expense. But in a couple weeks FH and I will finally be moving...

Yana, Aug 15, 2019 6 94
Noom....anyone use it?
Tina in Fitness and Health, on August 11, 2019 at 1:40 PM

I keep seeing Noom being advertised on my Facebook feed. Just wondered if anyone here has used the service and if you thought it was worth the money. The stress of everything going on in my life right...

Jessica, Aug 13, 2019 14 266
Any way to "tone down" these chairs besides covers?
Tina in Style and Décor, on July 15, 2019 at 5:25 PM

Not the end of the world for me and I've accepted the horrible swirly carpet, but these are the chairs at my venue. I'm having both my ceremony and reception at the same location so these red type...

ARIEL, Aug 13, 2019 29 408
Help with cute/punny thank you wording!
Tina in Do It Yourself, on August 4, 2019 at 7:17 AM

I'm having sachets of lavender either tied to the chair sashes or on the menus at each seat. I would like to have a little note attached saying thank you and our wedding date and I'm trying to think...

Kayla, Aug 4, 2019 4 77
Shoe help please! Hate the ones i bought...
Tina in Wedding Attire, on June 7, 2019 at 3:23 PM

Got my dress today and it was the first time wearing the shoes I loved with the dress. Unfortunately I hate them together! The colour works perfectly but the ankle strap makes me look like I have tiny...

Sau, Aug 2, 2019 20 321
What do you think of this? Bride asks guests to wear their old wedding gowns!
Tina in Community Conversations, on July 31, 2019 at 10:00 AM

http://assets.evie.com/asset/f70719a47e463ae033ca2447a2a7f85142e2e7ba/video_inline_h540

D, Jul 31, 2019 16 176
Menu question for plated dinner
Tina in Wedding Reception, on July 28, 2019 at 1:47 PM

We are having a plated dinner with two options, the guests make their choice on the invitation RSVP. There will also be a "hidden" vegan option for those who request.I'm planning on doing menu cards...

The Rose Gold Bride, Jul 30, 2019 17 356
What do you think of this Buzzfeed overdone wedding list?
Tina in Community Conversations, on July 14, 2019 at 2:05 PM

https://www.buzzfeed.com/amphtml/sydrobinson1/overdone-wedding-ideasPersonally I don't care if something is done by a million other brides, on my day the wedding is all about me and my FH and if it...

Emily, Jul 15, 2019 31 577
Sooooo, yeah, i changed my mind on my dress.
Tina in Wedding Attire, on July 10, 2019 at 4:31 PM

Hi everyone! The last time I was on I was showing off my lavender Vera Wang dress that I just picked up. Well sadly I had huge dress regret to the extent it was making me cry, stress and feel...

Bryanna, Jul 11, 2019 25 437
When did you first take your dress in for alterations?
Tina in Wedding Attire, on June 16, 2019 at 8:38 PM

Just seeing what the general time frame is for alterations? I just want to get my dress shortened and maybe add a bustle. How many months before did you/are you taking your dress in to get first...

Kellie, Jun 18, 2019 34 332
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