Whitney Teal

Whitney Teal

Although I've spent more than a decade riffing on everything from suburban politics to celebrity hairstyles, helping couples plan their wedding day definitely takes the cake. A proud alumna of Howard University's journalism program, I've written for Parents.com, The Huffington Post, xoJane and Essence magazine. When I'm not writing, I'm debating the merits... of Drake, obsessing over frozen yogurt or plotting my next international adventure. View More

Articles published by Whitney Teal

Food & Beverage A Gluten-Free Wedding Menu So Tasty Your Guests Won't Miss the Bread

Make sure you have delicious food options for your guests with dietary restrictions with this gluten-free wedding menu from expert wedding chefs.

Food & Beverage 10 Wedding Cocktails for Every Couple’s Zodiac Combinations

Find wedding cocktails that represent the elements under which you and sweetie were born: fire, earth, air, or water.

Planning Basics A Pisces Horoscope for Your Wedding Planning Journey

Make the most of your romantic and loving nature during your engagement period with this Pisces horoscope for wedding planning.

Places to Celebrate Getting Married in Orlando: A Guide to Central Florida Weddings

Thinking of getting married in Orlando? You’ve got to read our ultimate guide to Orlando weddings, from how to get a license to where to send your guests for post-wedding fun.

Places to Celebrate 5 Inexpensive Orlando Wedding Venues for Budget-Conscious Couples

Don't sacrifice style or quality as you're searching for inexpensive Orlando wedding venues. These affordable options are as stunning as they are budget-friendly.

Planning Basics An Aquarius Horoscope for Your Wedding Planning Journey

See how your Aquarius horoscope will help balance your futuristic ideas with the real-world aesthetic options for your wedding day.

Places to Celebrate These 6 Orlando Garden Wedding Venues Are Outdoor Perfection

Find the perfect site for a garden wedding in Orlando with these gorgeous outdoor wedding venues.

Planning Basics A Capricorn Horoscope for Your Wedding Planning Journey

Lucky for you, your Capricorn horoscope for wedding planning finds you right in your element — working hard.

Places to Celebrate 6 Small Wedding Venues Orlando Couples Love

Plan for an intimate guest count with these gorgeous small wedding venues in Orlando that don’t sacrifice style for size.

Photography & Video The Right Wedding Videography Style for You

Learn the differences between the five main wedding videography styles and see which one suits you best.

Places to Celebrate 7 Unique Downtown Orlando Wedding Venues

These beautiful downtown Orlando wedding venues show off the unique personality of Central Florida.

Lifestyle 7 Summer Reading Books Every Newlywed Will Love

Summer reading isn't just for students. These seven books for newlyweds make perfect light reading for beach days or relaxing.

Places to Celebrate 6 Stunning Outdoor Wedding Venues in Orlando

Start planning the perfect Orlando wedding with these stunning outdoor wedding venues in Orlando.

Planning Basics A Sagittarius Horoscope for Your Wedding Planning Journey

See how to plan your dream wedding for your closest friends and family using this Sagittarius horoscope.

Planning Basics 8 Philadelphia Wedding Planning Essentials for PA Couples

If you’re planning on getting married in PA, you’ll need to browse this guide to stay on top of your Philadelphia wedding planning checklist.

Planning Basics A Libra Horoscope for Your Wedding Planning Journey

See how to stay balanced and manage your indecisiveness as you plan your wedding using this Libra horoscope.

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