Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tips on Tipping

I’m often asked which vendors should be tipped and how much. While this may be a personal decision determined by the couple, here are some basic guidelines I recommend: (1) Wait staff and bartenders should receive between 18-20% of the … Continue reading

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What’s the Difference Between a Wedding Planner and a Wedding Coordinator?

Many brides are excited to plan their own weddings, but others know they lead busy lives and don’t have the expertise to plan their big day. Some opt for a “wedding coordinator” and others choose to hire a “wedding planner.” What’s the … Continue reading

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Pre-Marital Counseling for a Happy and Healthy Marriage

According to statistics, between 40-50% of first marriages end in divorce in the U.S. However,  pre-marital counseling can reduce the risk of divorce by up to 30% and lead to a happier and healthier marriage! I was surprised by these stats … Continue reading

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Choosing Your Perfect Bridal Party

He’s popped the question, you’ve told your parents, and now’s the time to tell your friends and decide who you want to support you down the aisle! Selecting a bridal party for your special day takes some thought. Here are … Continue reading

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Wedding Vendor Etiquette

When researching sites and vendors for your wedding, there are some basic etiquette policies you should follow. First, do your homework in advance. Don’t waste your time or the vendors’ time by asking to see a location or asking to … Continue reading

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