I am a native New Yorker who moved to Arizona in July of 2018 to continue my teaching career. I currently teach 5th grade. My hobbies are reading, sewing,... View More

I am a native New Yorker who moved to Arizona in July of 2018 to continue my teaching career. I currently teach 5th grade. My hobbies are reading, sewing, working out, and checking out museums with my fiance.

Happily married 🎉

October 10, 2021

52days 15hrs
10/10/2020 Minimony
Kelly, on October 14, 2020 at 12:01 AM

We got married on October 10th, like we planned. Instead of having the big ceremony and reception, we found a park in the city of Scottsdale (AZ) that was renting out ramadas (covered picnic area). It...

Lynnie, Oct 14, 2020 10 114
How many couples are scaling back their wedding due to the pandemic?
Elaine, on August 28, 2020 at 8:25 PM

How many couples are scaling back their wedding due to the pandemic? My fiance and I have cancelled our wedding reception, we don't want to take the risk and then someone acts stupid and someone gets...

Dtzdance, Sep 5, 2020 39 3
Wedding invitations
Kirsy, on August 6, 2020 at 7:39 PM

Where can I find elegant and customizable wedding invitations for an affordable price? All of the fancy wedding invitations I keep finding are so expensive! 😩

Kelly, Aug 7, 2020 24 1
Minimony - Name Change and Other Questions
Emily, on August 3, 2020 at 1:03 PM

Hi everyone, So I know that all of this minimony, sequel wedding, love in the time of COVID is mostly uncharted territory, but I have a few questions and am curious to see what everyone is doing! I am...

Milada, Nov 9, 2020 9
Restarting Wedding Planning
Lisa, on August 3, 2020 at 6:51 PM

Like many, my fiance and I postponed our October 10, 2020 wedding to October 7, 2021. We made the decision early on in the pandemic because of clauses in our contract; we couldn't get a 'straight'...

Lisa, Aug 7, 2020 10
Wedding Favors for guests
Julia, on June 29, 2020 at 10:14 AM

How many people are doing wedding favors for their guests? What are you guys doing for them? Me and my fiance are deciding if we want to do them and what ideas you ladies have done?

Hannah, Sep 28, 2020 59 2
Fall 2020 brides...whats your new guest count??
Alma, on July 11, 2020 at 5:46 PM

I am curious to know how your guest count has changed due to COVID. I was holding on to hope that I could keep my 150 guest count for October, with safety measures...but no! I am not comfortable with...

Samantha, Jul 31, 2020 91 2
Centerpieces other than flowers?
Kelly, on May 27, 2020 at 11:09 PM

I don't want to spend a lot of money on flowers, so I've decided to forgo centerpieces on the tables. Most of my guests are coming from out of town and won't be able to take them home anyway. Any...

Abi, Jun 16, 2020 15 1
Wedding song
Danielle, on March 29, 2020 at 9:57 PM

My fiancé and I have SOOO many songs together but none of them are wedding songs.. we are trying to find a 90s country love song.. anyone have any suggestions?

Naikesha, May 28, 2020 13
Wedding favors
C, on May 10, 2020 at 11:35 PM

I am considering not having wedding favors. I don't really want to pay for something that people may not eat/use/enjoy. Is it okay to not have favors or is it considered tacky?

Naikesha, May 28, 2020 10
Slide show during reception
Sandy, on January 10, 2019 at 4:50 PM

This question just came up today. Is it common/tradition to do a slideshow (kids picture to adult to couple) during reception? 100% of my out of country friends did it on their wedding, but I'm not...

Naikesha, May 28, 2020 15
Mother daughter dance-
Megan, on May 20, 2020 at 8:42 PM

I know it’s typically the father daughter dance that you do( which I am with out a doubt doing) however.. my brother passed away in 2015 and he never got married so my mom will never have that special...

Naikesha, May 28, 2020 10
Wedding favors
Heather, on May 20, 2020 at 10:41 PM

My FOH and I are having a hard time deciding what to have for wedding favors. What are some things you guys are doing? (Our wedding is in November)

marjifarah, Aug 18, 2020 14
Father Daughter songs?
Corinne, on May 22, 2020 at 10:53 AM

Anyone pick a song for their father daughter song? I asked my dad what kind of music he likes and he says its up to me what I pick but he likes almost everything. I'm looking for suggestions and what...

Naikesha, May 28, 2020 18
Abi, on May 14, 2020 at 3:46 PM

How are you guys finding motivation during this time? I am so over planning this wedding especially with everything going on right now. I'm getting married in October, and still planning on going...

Judith, May 29, 2020 13
October brides-when to send invites?
Ti'Anna, on March 30, 2020 at 11:04 AM

Hey ladies, All of my October brides, when are you guys planning on sending out invites for your wedding? I'm ordering my invites tonight.

VICTORIA, Jun 15, 2020 41
Russtic Romance
Couples getting married on October 10, 2020
Russtic Romance, on July 30, 2019 at 5:44 PM

Hello beautiful women! I’m so happy I found this group!

Janette, Oct 22, 2020 301 79
Wedding party
Haley, on April 28, 2020 at 11:17 PM

Okay girls, how did y'all choose who was gonna be in your wedding party?

Kelly, May 2, 2020 12
First Look Trend - Into It or Over It?
Lynnie, on February 25, 2020 at 11:05 AM

Funny and tear-jerking first look photos are everywhere these days! Many couples are choosing to do a first look before the ceremony for the photo op, or to get their pictures out of the way early in...

Emilia, Jul 13, 2021 86
WeddingWire celebrates love ...and so does everyone on our site! Learn more


WeddingWire article topics