Wedding Ideas

Planning a wedding is a truly magical experience. We’re offering our expertise to help make the planning process fun and stress-free for you from beginning to end. From decor inspiration to vow help, we’ve covered it all in our articles.

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Destination Weddings

How to Plan a Destination Wedding on a Budget

If you're dreaming of a wedding in a faraway location, check out these tips for planning a destination wedding on a budget.

Marriage Proposals

26 Signs You Should Propose ASAP

Figuring out when is the right time to take your relationship to the next level and pop the question isn't always straightforward — but sometimes, it is.


Ask These 'Get to Know You Questions for Couples' Before Getting Serious

Once you’re done with these “get to know you questions for couples,” you’ll know if you’re dealing with a fling or lasting flame.

Marriage Proposals

7 Signs You're More Than Ready for Marriage

To help you boost your confidence before you walk down the aisle and say “I do,” here are some key signs you’re ready for marriage.

Places to Celebrate

14 Portland, Maine Wedding Venues That Combine City Style and Coastal Chic

Whether you're dreaming of a wedding that's nautical chic or a bit offbeat, there are lots of Portland, Maine wedding venues to choose from.

Places to Celebrate

7 Inexpensive San Antonio Wedding Venues for Budget-Friendly Celebrations

If you’re on a strict budget, you’ll love these inexpensive San Antonio wedding venues for a cheap and chic bash.


2019 Mother-of-the-Bride Trends for Cool Moms

Trying to figure out what to wear as a mother of the bride or groom? Check out these 2019 mother-of-the-bride trends so you can look beautiful on your kid's big day.

Bride & Bridesmaids

The 2019 Bridesmaid Dresses Have Arrived

From Nostalgia Rose to velvet gowns to shoulder ties, these are the new 2019 bridesmaid dresses and trends.

Marriage Proposals

8 Alternatives to Engagement Rings When Proposing

If a ring isn't your partner's style, there are plenty of alternatives to engagement ring that you can present when proposing.

Places to Celebrate

9 Oahu Wedding Venues for a Dreamy Hawaiian Escape

Get married on one of the most popular (and beautiful) islands of the Aloha State at these Oahu wedding venues.

Wedding Party

The Junior Bridesmaid Questions Everyone Asks

If your ultimate bridesmaid squad includes a junior member, you likely have some questions about what the junior bridesmaid role entails. We’re here with answers!

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

5 Unique Bachelorette Party Destinations in the U.S.

If you're looking for a unique bachelorette party destination that's off the beaten path, check out these unique spots!


Are You ‘Pre-Engaged?’ What It Means & What to Expect

There’s an important relationship stage before marriage and before an engagement. In fact, you may very well be “pre-engaged” rn and not even know it!

Planning Basics

How to Get Married in San Diego

If you're getting married in San Diego, you're in luck. Here's the advice and tips that you need to know.

Married Life

So, You’re Moving in Together. The 5 Rules You MUST Follow

Moving in together is one of the first, and biggest, steps you'll take in your relationship. Here's how to ensure it all goes smoothly.

Places to Celebrate

13 Scenic Outdoor Wedding Venues in San Diego

If you're hoping to marry surrounded by nature, here are our favorite outdoor wedding venues in San Diego.