Post Wedding Festivity Ideas

If you go to many different countries or look at many different cultures you will see a wide variety of different post wedding festivity ideas. In the UK, people tend to have a sit down meal after the wedding, followed by a disco with music and lots of alcohol where people tend to overindulge. In Bulgaria it follows a similar line, but there is a lot more tradition involved…

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Wedding Date Dilemma – Marrying a Military Man on Leave for the Holidays

If you’re one of the thousands of women engaged to a military man, you may be faced with an unusual dilemma – the inability to preplan your wedding date too far in advance. What’s worse is that many of our soldiers serving in Iraq and other places around the globe only come home for the holidays – a time when wedding guests might want to be celebrating with their…

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Wedding Flowers – Can You Go Real Without Going Broke?

It’s amazing how much some brides are willing to pay for their wedding flowers. If you’re watching pennies, flowers can make a huge gash in your budget – especially if you don’t use seasonal wedding flowers.  Have you ever attended a wedding where the bride and groom have had to use cheap fake wedding flowers in place of real ones because they couldn’t afford what they wanted?  Some silk…

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Wedding Guestbook – Your Signature Not Wanted!

Let’s get real, ladies – sometimes you just don’t like some people.  And on your wedding day, you sure don’t want to have someone lined up to sign your wedding guestbook who makes your skin crawl.  But how do you tactfully go about not inviting such a buffoon?  And what about those clueless idiots who assume they’re invited and start talking to you about showing up?  Have you resigned…

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What Men Need from Their Wives

Men are biologically programmed to be hunters. They identify what they want and they go after it, no matter how difficult the pursuit. Maybe he went through a lot to attract her attention. Successful hunters are winners – they target and win the prey. While today’s guy is more likely to run to the deli for sandwiches before the game than to hunt down a wild boar for sandwich…

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Wedding Negotiations – Getting What You Want from Vendors

No one wants to extend themselves for an overbearing, demanding person during wedding negotiations. Being a pleasant person implies that you will be a pleasant customer. A surly client will cost them time in handling complaints and making last-minute changes. Besides, how likely is it that a pushy customer will provide good word-of-mouth for their shop or venue? An experienced vendor knows the value of time and goodwill and…

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Jack-N-Jill Wedding Favors

Once upon a time men had bachelor parties full of alcohol and scantily clad women, and women had showers where they invited their friends and received gifts. Today times have changed and some of the women and men of this world hold a joint shower and hand out Jack-n-Jill wedding favors. When arranging a co-ed party like this, it’s always good to remember to have Jack-n-Jill favors for the…

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Wedding Sex – Virgin or Not, It’s a Sacred Event

Question from Bride: “My husband is a virgin but I am not. I feel guilty that he saved himself for marriage. How can I make our wedding sex special when I’ve already had sex before with other men?” Wedding sex is on a whole new level.  Traditionally, people were supposed to wait until marriage, but it’s more of a rarity among couples today.  If you’re a religious couple, chances…

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Wedding Diets – Is Trying to Fit Into that Wedding Dress Turning You Into Bridezilla?

There’s a common problem many brides have when the engagement has happened and it’s time to get ready for the big day – dieting.  You may be a seasoned pro at dieting, or a novice, but one thing’s for certain – nobody likes wedding diets.  Eating healthy may make you feel better physically, but let’s get real here – who really eats healthy when they’re dieting for a due…

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Wedding Favors – No Longer One Size Fits All

Traditionally, brides and grooms would buy single wedding favors to distribute to all of their guests.  But ordering a silver wine stopper when some guests don’t drink alcohol, for instance, doesn’t make sense. That means you get limited as to which wedding favors you buy.  Usually, you’re relegated to the almonds or candles – the one size fits all type of gift. But most brides today want to be…

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How Good Are Fake Ranunculus Wedding Bouquets?

We know artificial flowers have improved by leaps and bounds over the years but how do fake ranunculus wedding bouquets stack up against the competition?  Ranunculus (a member of the buttercup family) are only available in winter and spring so many brides to be are opting for fake ranunculus wedding bouquets. Today the bouquets are made from silk and, although the quality can vary, they can be quite realistic….

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Wedding Days are Full of Emotional Brides and Grooms

Wedding days are one of those special days that stay with you forever. Emotional brides and grooms are a part of any wedding day. Feelings overflow as the happy couple heads for the church altar. Emotional brides and grooms often feel scared about the prospect of marriage and feel nervous about standing in the church saying their vows knowing all their family and friends are looking on. The feelings…

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What Women Want Most from Their Husbands

What a girl wants is the easiest, least expensive gift a guy rarely thinks to give. It’s not from the jewelry store or the luxury car dealer. It doesn’t involve lingerie or even designer shoes. And no, it’s not about chocolate, truffles or cheesecake. What do women want most and get least from their husbands: TIME. Sounds simple, right? But the truth is, our lives get so crowded with…

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Wedding Dress Considerations

When he first pops the question, most women immediately have a vision in their minds of how they’ll look as they stride down the aisle.  You may have planned your dream wedding dress since you were five – or maybe you’re panicked thinking about what to wear now that the day has finally arrived!  If you’re not a celebrity in Hollywood, then your wedding dress will probably be the…

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Wedding Planning For Everyone

Where do you surf online when you are looking for a site having nice, elegant brides? This may sound trivial but in the world of weddings, the bride wearing the gown mean as much as the gown itself so you should definitively give a visit on TheKnot.com. When you’re logging online to make friends in the same boat you are in, you have to consider this powerhouse community –…

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Picking the Perfect Bridal Jewelry

You picked out your gown, you’ve decided on your shoes and hairstyle, but what you now need is the bridal jewelry to finish off the whole outfit off. What kind of bridal jewelry should you choose? Being the final touches to your look, the bridal jewelry you choose can make or break the look you are wanting for your special day. Many brides want to be adorned with diamonds…

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Don’t Forget It’s Your Wedding Day

Your wedding day was meant to be the one true day where the world revolves around you – at least that what we grow up thinking, imagining the whole Cinderella ball with our dream dress and Prince Charming. Unfortunately, what often happens is a bride allows too many cooks in the kitchen and suddenly it’s someone else’s dream coming true and the wedding day dream is dashed. It’s not…

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