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Wedding Reception

I'm An Introvert. Can I Hide At My Own Wedding?

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 10.15.2015 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on After being to a few of my boyfriend’s friends’ weddings and knowing my boyfriend does&...

3 Meaningful Ways to Capture Your Love Story On Your Wedding Day

Kristen Rocco | Posted 10.06.2015 | Weddings
Kristen Rocco

These are just three meaningful ways to capture your love story on your wedding day. But there are many more. Use your unique creativity to uncover the perfect way to share your love story with your wedding guests and with your family.

Top 10 Essentials Of Wedding Etiquette

Jennifer Burby | Posted 10.01.2015 | Weddings
Jennifer Burby

No matter how preoccupied they appear at the wedding, brides and grooms tend to remember rude guests. Enjoy the celebration, share in the love, get on the dance floor, chow down on the cake, and have a blast.

Lounge Looks for Wedding and Receptions

Samala Carrington | Posted 09.11.2015 | Weddings
Samala Carrington

Weddings are simply beautiful. One aspect of weddings that I love is your ability to use your creative side and re-create your favorite movie scene, dream vacation, or maybe a city scape. Whatever you can imagine, you can have it thanks to lounge furniture and up-lighting that can be rented for your big day.

6 Ways To Save Money On Your Wedding Flowers

Amy Child Marella | Posted 09.10.2015 | Weddings
Amy Child Marella

Beautiful flowers will make your wedding day everything you've ever dreamed of. Budget for this cost when you first start planning your event and meet with your florist early on! Give both yourself and your florist enough time to create the perfect arrangements for your wedding day.

Oregon Wedding Featuring Weed Bar Was A Huge 'Hit' With Guests

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.29.2015 | Weddings

This wasn't your typical weeding... er, wedding.  For their matrimonial ceremony this summer, Oregon couple John Elledge and Whitney Alexander de...

15 Creative Seating Signs Fit For A Bride And Groom

Inside Weddings | Posted 08.21.2015 | Weddings
Inside Weddings

In all the excitement of greeting your guests and getting ready for dinner to be served, it can be easy to to forget to save yourself a seat!

Avoid These Songs At Your Wedding, Please

Jordan Hart | Posted 08.19.2015 | Comedy
Jordan Hart

We've all been in that situation where you just want to light up the dance floor with a domestic beer in hand, but end up lurking in the shadows because you aren't quite sure (or drunk enough to know) how to dance to "Sherry" by the Four Seasons.

Weeding Out Your Wedding Nightmares

Liz Coopersmith | Posted 07.30.2015 | Weddings
Liz Coopersmith

The recurring wedding nightmare I hear about, over and over again, is that none of your guests are having a good time. They hate the food, they're not dancing, they're not talking to each other, they're ignoring the candy buffett/photo booth/chocolate fountain.

7 Things All Bad Wedding Speeches Have In Common

BRIDES | Posted 07.23.2015 | Weddings

While you can't really expect to be the toast of the town on someone else's big day (don't worry, your time will come if it hasn't already), you can learn to give a killer wedding toast that not only honors your loved one, but keeps their guests thoroughly entertained too.

Small Ways to Personalize Your Wedding

Casey Dembowski | Posted 07.20.2015 | Weddings
Casey Dembowski

In planning our wedding, my husband and I knew we wanted to add personal touches to our day without bloating our budget. We were getting married in a beautiful hotel ballroom. It was perfect for us and our guest.

Sometimes You Don't Need a Planner

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 06.05.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

This blog probably seems odd to be written by a planner, but hear me out. Not everyone should hire a planner. That's not to say that everyone doesn't need a planner, but for those people that cannot get out of their own way, a planner might not be for you.

7 Ways Real Brides Can Save Money On Their Wedding

Posted 04.21.2015 | Good News

The phrase “till death do us part” has many implications -- like committing yourself to someone forever, merging bank accounts with that person in...

5 Super Spooky Places To Say 'I Boo'

The Knot | Posted 12.31.2014 | Weddings
The Knot

Looking for a spooky setting for your Halloween wedding? Consider one of these haunted sites.

5 Reasons NOT to Have Your Wedding Reception Go All Night Long

Sandy Malone | Posted 12.15.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Most of the time, the reception gets limited to four or five hours. That's what most venue and catering packages are based on. Oh sure, you can extend things, but here's a list of five reasons why you should not make your wedding reception last all night long.

Wedding Chairs Are Important Décor Too

Lauren Randolph | Posted 12.01.2014 | Weddings
Lauren Randolph

When it comes to wedding décor and design, it's really easy to get bogged down by all the details. If you really wanted to go crazy, you could design every detail, from the drapes in the room all the way down to the salt and pepper shakers on your dining table.

Dog-Friendly Wedding Venues That Are Actually Dog-Friendly

Katie Preston Toepfer | Posted 08.15.2014 | Weddings
Katie Preston Toepfer

I was recently researching places for my husband and I to go away for the weekend with our two dogs. I searched high and low for reasonably priced accommodation that was 'pet-friendly.'

The Wedding Reception Style Every Newly Engaged Couple Is Coveting | Posted 05.18.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Serving your wedding meal family-style (where each table of guests shares food from a large platter) has been popular...

The Single Woman's Guide To Wedding Season

Anne Chertoff | Posted 07.15.2014 | Weddings
Anne Chertoff

If you don't have a permanent +1 in your life, your blissfully happy friends may not have the budget or the headcount to allow you to bring a date, leaving you at the dreadful singles table.

The Average Cost Of A Wedding Is Soaring -- And It's Higher Than You Think

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 03.31.2014 | Weddings

Till debt do us part? From beachside nuptials to extravagant floral arrangements, it's no shocker that weddings can cost a pretty penny. Just how m...

9 Alternatives To The Traditional Wedding Guest Book

The Knot | Posted 02.04.2014 | Weddings
The Knot

By Simone Hill for The guest book is one of those wedding details that, with a bit of creativity (even if you've waited until last minu...

How To Cut The Wedding Speeches Without Offending Your Loved Ones

Posted 11.11.2013 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

Surviving a Groomzilla

Stacie Martin | Posted 11.20.2013 | Weddings
Stacie Martin

Like bridezillas, groomzillas can be emotionally tied to their opinions being heard and of course implemented. If his opinions are not crossing over from dreams to reality, he can make the worst bridezilla look like a Sunday sweetheart.

10 Reception Venues You'll Wish Were Yours

Posted 09.17.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for If you've already put down a deposit at your local reception spot, you may want to reconsider clicking through the sl...

18 Reception Games Guests Will Love

Bridal Guide | Posted 10.26.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

At most wedding receptions, the main entertainment is in the form of a DJ or band. But what about guests who don't like to dance?