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Our Wedding – May 21, 2011

When we first began to plan our wedding I kept joking to friends, family, and coworkers about how I was a “negligent bride.” From day one John jumped right in. He was a natural. He put me to shame. And … Continue reading

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Wedding Planning: The Top 15 Things I Know Now That I Wish I Knew Then

1) This thing is going to end up costing way more than you thought. We stuck to our budget, we reviewed it weekly, and still we went over. But we didn’t use our credit cards. Go over budget if you … Continue reading

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Getting Hitched: 3 Days Out Edition, Or Honeymoon Now, Please!

People keep telling me that I look so calm and collected this week. But you know what? Three days away from the wedding feels the same to me as 30 days away did, or 30 weeks away, or 300 days … Continue reading

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Wedding Planning Guide Part II: The Logistics

With Wedding Planning Part I documented, let’s move on to the big stuff, shall we? I’m not going to lie; you’ve got a lot of work ahead of you before you even start. But with this handy Wedding Priorities List … Continue reading

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Getting Hitched: 4 Weeks Out Edition, or The Deluge

Depending on how long you’ve been planning your wedding (15 months now for us) and how organized you are, by the time you’re 4 weeks from The Big Day, you should pretty much have everything done. All the big stuff … Continue reading

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Getting Hitched: 38 Days Out Edition

“I can’t remember all the times I tried to tell myself to hold on to these moments as they pass.” When I was in high school this Counting Crows lyric peppered all of those bittersweet moments of growing up and … Continue reading

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Getting Hitched: 7 Weeks Out Edition

At roughly 7 weeks until the wedding we got to do one of the most exciting things last night: mail our wedding invitations! Man, it really is a daunting looking pile. I was anxious and excited walking to the mailbox. … Continue reading

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