3 Pros & Cons Of Doing A First Look Reveal

A first look is a trend that reveals couples to each other before the ceremony on their wedding day. It is meant to be a special moment shared between the two and is usually set-up and captured by their photographer. There are pros and cons of having a first look, which should be weighed to decide if that option is the right one for you and your spouse-to-be. Read on for the pros and cons of this trend. (more…)

When To Take Your Engagement Ring Off To Keep It Safe & Stunning

It’s tempting to never want to remove your engagement ring from your finger after your proposal. Certainly, you will want to admire it and show it off to family and friends. It may even feel wrong to remove it since there is a lot of sentimental value attached to it. However, there are several times when you should remove your ring to keep it safe, stunning, and looking just as good ten years from now as it did the day of your proposal (more…)

5 Wedding Details You Don’t Want To Forget

There is a lot of planning and detail that goes into wedding celebrations. Sometimes the little details get overlooked and the day of the event you might find yourself wishing you had planned for them. To avoid this, we’ve compiled a list of the top five wedding details couples tend to forget. Read on so you can plan for these special touches that will make a difference on your wedding day. (more…)

An Easy Thanksgiving Dessert That Will Impress

 Pumpkin Silk Pie

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32 gingersnaps
¼ cup butter, melted
¼ cup sugar
8 oz package cream cheese, softened
2 tsp vanilla
½ tsp pumpkin pie spice
1 cup powdered sugar
1 cup pumpkin puree
16 oz Cool Whip
2 cups whipped cream (homemade or store-bought)


1. Finely crush 32 ginger snaps.
2. Mix in melted butter and sugar.
3. Press into springform pan.
4. Bake at 325 degrees for 5 minutes.
5. Beat softened cream cheese until light and fluffy.
6. Add the powdered sugar, pumpkin, vanilla, and pumpkin pie spice; beat until smooth.
7. Fold in one large container of whipped topping and spread into the springform pan.
8. Place in the fridge for a couple of hours or overnight to allow it to set up.
9. Remove the springform pan sides and top with whipped cream.
10. Sprinkle with pumpkin pie spice

Pros & Cons of A Short Engagement

One of the first steps of the wedding planning process is setting a wedding date. This is not always an easy decision for many reasons. First, ask yourself if you want a long engagement or a shorter one. As with most wedding planning decisions, it’s important to go through all the pros and cons in order to choose the best option for you. Read on for the pros and cons of a short engagement. (more…)

The Do’s and Don’ts of Choosing Your Wedding Party

Choosing your wedding party is a big decision but should also be an easy one. Although, it can be challenging to narrow down a large friend group or choose a maid of honor/best man without hurting feelings. If you’re feeling stressed about the thought of choosing your wedding party, continue reading for a few do’s and don’ts to keep in mind to help you reach a decision. (more…)

Tips For Wedding Dress Shopping

Wedding dress shopping is an extremely exciting part of wedding planning. In order to maximize your appointments, it is best to be prepared for this wedding event. Continue reading for a few of our top tips to make the wedding dress shopping experience as streamline, productive and fun as possible. (more…)

Winter Skin Care Routine To Be Winter Wedding Ready

A skin care routine is best to be followed all year long, but each season brings new temperatures, conditions and problem areas which should lead you to a new skin care routine specific for the winter months. If you are preparing for your winter wedding and don’t want to miss out on the flawless, glowing look that brides and grooms in other seasons seem to possess, read on for a few essential product recommendations to add to your daily routine. Of course, each routine and product is also determined by your skin type, age, and sensitivity. (more…)

How To Make Your Wedding More Intimate

Planning a large wedding celebration? Want to make sure all of your guests know how much both of you appreciate them sharing this very special time? As the host/hostess of any party or event, there never seems to be enough time to share quality moments with every wedding guest. Read on for a few ideas on how to make your wedding more intimate for your guests to feel welcome and appreciated. (more…)