Wedding Stress – 3 Best Ways to Deal with it

By Nancy Curtis / June 11, 2019

Wedding stress or overwhelm or anxiety – whatever you want to call it, happens to the best of us. And when you are a bride-to-be it can come at you in various ways and times throughout your planning. It could be as simple as stalling putting your thoughts together by staring at Pinterest for days…

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3 Tips to Reduce Wedding Overwhelm

By Nancy Curtis / May 15, 2019

Wedding overwhelm is real. And it can happen to any bride-to-be no matter if you’re planning a small or huge wedding. And it can happen at different stages of the wedding planning process.  I think it’s fair to say that you can’t totally avoid wedding overwhelm but I can almost guarantee that with some of…

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Wedding Style – Why it should matter to you

By Nancy Curtis / April 15, 2019

Will your wedding style be modern, vintage, or something totally unique? Before we even decide on a theme, you need to look at who you and your fiance really are – your style. With so many options out there, it doesn’t take long to become overwhelmed or going down a path that takes you away…

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6 Tips for writing your Wedding Thank you’s

By Nancy Curtis / March 14, 2019

The other weekend, friends of ours were over for dinner. Over the course of the evening, Dave* mentioned that he had still not received a thank you note from his grandson and wife from their wedding in early fall last year.  He remarked that he had seen them several times since the wedding and nothing was mentioned. But…

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How to have a Debt-Free Wedding so you can Enjoy your Day!

By Nancy Curtis / February 12, 2019

Want to have a debt-free wedding? Read on….. Do you know the first question asked by vendors after “what is your date?” when talking to couples about their wedding?   ….What is your budget?  And the most frequent answer?  Not sure or I don’t know yet!?  Brides and Grooms…..I have seen so many couples start out planning…

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Doing this will make your Wedding Planning Easier

By Nancy Curtis / January 10, 2019

You’re getting married. YAY!! Everyone wants to help! OK, Good. Everyone has an opinion! OK, maybe not so good. Things are becoming overwhelming and you just want to run away. And you are just getting started! That wasn’t what you were dreaming about when you first got engaged, was it? Take a deep breath and…

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5 Wedding Venue Planning Tips That You Need to Know Now!

By Nancy Curtis / November 16, 2018

Wedding venue planning is not as simple as choosing where you want to hold your reception. If you need help with that, How to choose the right wedding reception venue is your first read.  I talked about the things to consider when choosing your reception venue. If your venue is chosen, then how do you…

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How to Chose the Right Wedding Venue for your Reception

By Nancy Curtis / October 15, 2018

When you start to plan your wedding, picking your wedding venue should be right up there near the top of your first decisions to make. Your venue sets the tone for your wedding. And know up front that this is not an easy process unless you’ve known since Day 1 where you want to hold…

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3 Ways to Get your Wedding Guests to RSVP

By Nancy Curtis / September 25, 2018

One of the major frustrations I have heard from brides is getting their guests to RSVP. What’s with that anyway? ‘I’m getting married, you’re invited, why can’t you confirm (tell me) that you are going?” Seems simple enough. Part of the problem might be the mindset. People don’t understand either what a RSVP is or…

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The Ups and Downs of Wedding Planning and How to Get Through it

By Nancy Curtis / August 8, 2018

Hey, I heard you’re engaged.  That’s terrific news!  Bask in that moment and make it last as long as you can before the wedding planning challenges take over. It’s not going to be all sunshine and lollipops as you get ready to walk up that aisle.  It’s going to be bit (or a lot) like…

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