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New Year | New Me | Hello 2017

New Year | New Me | Hello 2017. Hello world, can you hear me? It's Shay. You know, the one who hasn't blogged in OVER a year.... ummmm... what in the world?! Yea... I know. So, let's talk for a moment, okay? Let's get a little personal. Let me explain myself for a little bit. Let me tell you about the year 2016. It all started on December 10th, 2015. [...]

How on earth did my marriage get to this point?!

It's Friday. My 5 year old is doing his homeschool lessons working on the letter "f".   My 29 week old baby in my belly is having a field day with my rib cage. I am sending emails to clients about their wedding dress, budgets and vendors. My husband is at work busy doing who knows what... all I know is that he works at a ship yard and comes home smelling all[...]

Charming Deet #351: Engagement Photos

Your ENGAGED!!!!!! Congrats! Now it's time for the Engagement Photos.  Why do you need engagement photos?  Well, why wouldn't you?  Seriously though, engagement photos can be used for several things.  You can use the photos to announce your engagement, have them as part of your wedding day décor, give framed prints to family members as gifts, use them on you[...]

Charming Deet #350: Seating Chart Tips and Tricks!

Planning a seating chart can be a daunting task during your planning process, however it is still important. People like knowing where to sit because it avoids confusion and awkward encounters. Here are some tips and tricks to help ease the stress of preparing a seating chart. 1) Start as early as possible Not every wedding guest is going to respond to[...]

Charming Deet #349: Flower Preservation

Flowers add a beautiful touch to your wedding, but why does their beauty have to stop there?  Get your flowers preserved and have them last forever!  Flower Preservation will have your flowers looking their best for years to come. Hiring a Professional Preserver Do your research and find a professional who has experience and great reviews to back them [...]

Charming Deet #348: Toppers that take the Cake!

One of the most consistent parts of every wedding (in my opinion it is the best part) is the wedding cake. Layers upon layers of fluffy cake topped off with delicious frosting… YUM!!! Most guests love a good cake, but for some wedding cakes it is the topper that makes the cake special. Cake toppers didn’t become popular until around the 1950s. Couples used t[...]