After 18 years of marriage we wanted to renew our wedding vows on a beach, but we didn't want to break the bank doing it. Here's our story of how we made a memory of a lifetime, but on a budget.
Are you ready for the future of partying? Learn how to throw a blast of a futuristic cosmic party with tips on food, costumes, decorations, music and more!
Here are some great tips for saving money on your wedding day, so you don't have to start your married life in a massive amount of debt.
Want to be invited back to the next party? Here’s a list of what not to do if you want to make it to the party guest list.
Zumba fundraisers are a fun and unique way to raise funds for a variety of non-profit groups, schools, charities and causes. Learn how to plan a successful fundraising event in this article.
Weddings in Nigeria are celebrated in style whether it's the traditional or white (church) wedding. Here are images and details of a wedding incorporating both the Ibo and Yoruba tradition.
Learn the benefits, costs, and limitations of these ten popular wedding flower varieties so you can get the best look and quality on your special day and save yourself from common floral frustrations.
When trying to find the perfect wedding dress, some brides get lucky and find THE dress right off the bat. The very first dress they step into winds up being the one they walk out with.
Learn how to throw a decadent 1800s Victorian-themed party for your next birthday, bridal shower, baby shower, or Halloween party. With ideas for decorations, menu, costumes, games, and more.
Over 60 of the best country songs for your wedding. Links to videos appropriate for your ceremony, processional, recessional, first dance, and father/daughter dance.
When you think of weddings, topics like wedding cakes, wedding dresses, engagement rings, and the like come up. I know I think white organza, lace, beautiful flowers, tuxedos, and a couple desperately
You've decided to get married in a barn? This unique venue presents its' own charms and challenges. Learn how to make your barn wedding the wedding of your dreams!
Discover a selection of the best father and daughter wedding dance songs including some classics along with some more recent choices with videos by Bruce Springsteen, Sinatra, Adele and more...
The key to a successful birthday party at any child's age is to remember that the goal is to make that child feel special while helping guests to have a good time, too. As simple as this assertion is, making it happen requires that you set up the right conditions. This party helps you to create a fun party environment, no matter what the theme of your party.
The backdrop of the stunning Smoky Mountains makes Gatlinburg a premier wedding destination location. This is a guide to the best and most beautiful wedding chapel venues in the area.
Are you a fan of the Food Network's hit show Chopped? Learn how to have your own Chopped Challenge at home and throw a memorable dinner party your friends will never forget.
How to use a family gathering or family reunion to share information about the family history with your family and gather new information.
WOW your guests by throwing a Moroccan themed party this summer. This article is thorough and easy to follow and offers tips on decorating, cooking, entertainment, creating stunning invitations and choosing the right music. Your guests will be stunned and amazed at your creativity! And the recipes included are beyond delicious and each is 100% authentic.
Finding the right words to say is really difficult, which is why this article offers wedding vow examples, sayings, and quotes for him and her to help guide you and inspire you to write your own unique vows.
Best selection of mother and son wedding dance songs. Discover videos from a wide variety of artists spanning many years including the Beatles, Josh Groban, James Taylor and many more.
How do you include memories of lost loved ones in your wedding celebrations? Here are some beautiful ways to include old family photographs in your wedding decor to make those who can't be there a part of your ceremony.
What?! Make you own dress? This is a joke isn't it? Nope! It may sound difficult, but it's really not as difficult as it sounds. Time consuming, yes, but difficult, no.
Create a one-of-a-kind wedding invitation that's as special as the big day and as unique as the happy couple. Using Microsoft Publisher and scrapbook paper, you too can have gorgeous invites that double as customized keepsakes.
Not sure how to ask someone to the prom? Here's a list of 50 unique and fun ideas covering all sorts of themes, like sports or entertainment. You'll find the perfect promposal idea for your moment.
Here you will find a list of edible foods that glow and foods that look bright under a black light, as well as a recipe for glow in the dark salad and desserts.
Castles make a great venue for a wedding and there are several great Scottish castles that can be hired for your special day.
Should you have a wedding? If you’re asking, you probably have a few reservations about it. If an expensive, over-the-top celebration isn't your thing, read on.
You can save thousands of dollars by holding your wedding in a backyard, but you still need to create a budget!
A movie-night party is a great theme for people of all ages. This page features everything you will need for your movie-night party planning.
Yay for slumber parties! Choosing fun activities for your own sleepover can be difficult, so we made a list of our favorite things to do to help you out!
Here's a look at the Cookie Table, a delicious Pittsburgh wedding tradition. You are in for a treat when you find out a little Cookie Table history and how easy it is to set up. Think about a Pittsburgh Wedding Cookie Table for your wedding.
How the chicken party got started, yes I said chicken party! Use your imagination and create a fun party for your kids! The kids still remember the fun in planning and having the way out party!
Here are ideas for classic expressions of congratulations and quotes you can incorporate in your wedding message. There are also funny and religious messages and a DIY Framed Fabric Message Tapestry.
The date of the world ending is December 21, 2012, or so some would have us believe. Whether or not it does why not plan the perfect party to celebrate the end of days!
Getting married at the courthouse doesn't mean you have to forfeit all the style and sentiment of a traditional wedding! Try one or all of these ideas to make your courthouse wedding a day to remember.
Looking for a creative idea for your party? Consider heading back to the Roaring 20s for a fun theme party. This one is complete with a speakeasy, gangsters, jazz music, casino games, good food and a raid by cops with billy clubs to top it all off!
If you are planning a multi-cultural wedding, things can get very tricky. Use these tips to make the most memorable wedding experience for all people involved.
DIY bridal bouquets are easier than you may think, even when you long for a cascade style. This hub has pictures, advice and several videos to show you how it's done, using fresh or silk flowers.
If you are planning a birthday party for a teenager, consider these suggested activities for groups of teens, from low-key to extravagant, depending on your budget and their interests.
Traditional Igbo wedding designs and ceremonial outfits are modern classy, creative, and beautiful—from the bride and groom to the beautifully attired guests.
From being pardoned in the elevator to why we ask you to stand by windows all of the time; what your wedding photographer wishes you knew.
There are dozens of traditions associated with Scottish weddings. Some are still carried out today while others are no longer practised. This hub looks at some of these wedding customs.
Planning your intimate, low-key wedding while being fiscally responsible can be a delicate balance. Here's a candid peek and unique perspective of what to expect, what you need, and what you don't need from a happily married bride who recently paid off her college loans. It can be done!
Looking to jam out to new songs at your wedding? Here's my list of the best love songs that came out in 2017 to play at your wedding and reception.
Planning a unique wedding can be a challenge in today's world, as there are so many customs you can use on your big day. This article will help you to create your Scottish wedding.
So, you want to get married but you don't really want to have a wedding? Is it even okay to not have a wedding? Here's ten reasons to skip the wedding and get married at the courthouse instead.
Raising money for a non-profit requires a great deal of support, and relies heavily on fundraisers. Creating awareness and highlighting the importance of your organization takes careful planning, consideration, and oftentimes a strict budget. The...
Host a great Hawaiian luau party with these ideas for decorations, costume, food and drinks, party games, music, volcano cakes, and smoking party drinks.
All you need to make a glowing game of Twister is glow paint and white fabric. So grab a paint brush, stretch your limbs, and get ready to get Twisted!
How to make your own monogrammed aisle runner for your wedding decoration. Inexpensive, easy, and beautiful way to personalize your wedding.
Remember when everyone knew their neighbors? Kids played hopscotch on the sidewalk and rode bikes every evening while parents sat on the front porch conversing with friends and sipping iced tea. It was normal to knock on your neighbor's door and ask...
How to pick the best jokes to tell at a wedding, including suggested jokes and tips for successful joke-telling.
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Looking for tips on throwing an amazing 70s themed birthday or halloween party? Look no further! Find ideas for 70s themed party food, decorations, costumes, invitations, music, and more right here!
Simple-to-execute tips for stretching your wedding flower dollars while creating a lovely setting for your special day taken from the expertise of a professional floral designer.
If you find yourself struggling to find just the right sentiment to write in a wedding card, here are 60 original ideas to make it easier for you!
Use Mason jars to create beautiful decorations for your wedding. Consider using them as candleholders, favor containers, pew markers, and more!
Sometimes you run into a nightmare with your bridesmaids—you need to cut one (or more). Here's the proper etiquette for how to do it.
Water beads are great for decorating, watering plants, and even for kids activities and play. They look cool and are fun and easy to use.
Beautiful mercury glass...how to find it, use it, decorate it, even create your own. Find out how to use mercury glass for decor for your vintage wedding.
Want a clever alternative to the old fashioned guest book at your wedding? Try a beautiful wishing tree where guests write their happy thoughts and well wishes and hang them on a tree.
Put away the Celine Dion and Kenny G, I've got you covered with these feisty tracks to play on your wedding day.
At my spring 2008 wedding, we combined Khmer and American traditions (and even some Korean ones!). Learn more about our unique customs and see pictures of the beautiful traditional outfits we wore.
Advice and ideas for your peacock-inspired wedding. Read about how I used peacock designs and feathers in my wedding invitations, centerpieces, flowers, and other decorations. Includes pictures from my very own wedding.
Speech writing can be a hugely daunting task, and inspiration may be hard to come by. I have listed speeches used in my own Bar-Mitzvah, and I hope the jokes/ideas can be adapted and used today.
Did you know that the Moon sign of your wedding date has a lot to do with what you want for your marriage? Those qualities will define your marriage. So choose that date wisely, and during the right Moon sign!
I've done the legwork for you to find the best, most excellent Mario Brothers party ideas on the web!
Find time-saving printable templates for all ages. Includes games to play based on the Harry Potter books. Name generator, polyjuice potion game, and Harry Potter bingo.
From the cheap to the eco-friendly, here are some ideas for your two-year-old's birthday party favors!
A complete list of all those things you might forget when planning your special day - with plenty of tips as well!
My wife and I wanted to get married during my winter break from my university, which didn't give us enough time to go through the process required by the church. So, we opted for a civil marriage, and I'll outline the steps we followed here for you.
Ever been a wedding guest or planned your own wedding? Then you likely have your share of wedding no-nos. This article shares a few "dont's" from the guest's and the wedding planner's point of view.
Tips, tricks, and personal anecdotes for planning a lower-impact, eco-friendly wedding ceremony and reception!
These songs have proven themselves as the absolute best all time wedding songs for every aspect of a wedding. If you are looking for wedding music ideas, you've come to the right place!
Kid-tested games that everyone can enjoy. Easy and fun birthday party games and ideas created by a family that loves Lego!
Truthfully, linens are simply cloth items for wedding like napkins, tablecloths, table runners, chair ties, and even chair covers. Many of the more expensive wedding venues will provide you with ...
Parties are experiences. Their value is in the memories created. The details that make a party great depend on many factors, but there are two things that dull parties have in common: poor budget allocation and prolonged sitting.
One of the biggest mistakes most couples make in this area of their wedding planning is simply to jump online and search "wedding venues." While you'll get tons of bites in your area ...
Here is a non-exhaustive list of great party ideas to make any 10-year-old boy's birthday feel special.
Looking for a non-traditional wedding ceremony? How about handfasting, an ancient Celtic wedding custom that is beautiful and meaningful. Handfasting is not just for Pagan weddings.
Saying goodbye is never easy, but we’ve got to admit farewell parties are a whole lot fun. All that laughing, giggling and frowning hits a new level when conversations stem from questions asked.
You have just been informed that no one is going to help you with your party again. What do you do? Read on for lots of answers to that question.
This page is about how to plan a birthday party. It gives easy steps to use when planning your party. Ideas for the guest list, invitations, decorating, activities, food menu and birthday cake.
A handfasting is a less fussy version of a wedding. It’s relaxed, fun, and the happy couple can structure it any way they wish. It can take place anywhere, and anyone or no one can officiate.
Planning a party is difficult at the best of times. Planning a themed party for kids is even more difficult. How do you keep the children busy? How do you make scrumptious food that links to the theme? What about invitations? Games? Snacks? Prizes? These are some of the questions that you must answer in order to plan a successful themed party.
Setting up a candy bar at your wedding has become a very popular idea these last few years. I was inspired to do this at my own wedding after seeing so many beautiful pictures in online wedding blogs and magazines. While the idea wasn't originally ours, we added elements to personalize it and make it our own—and so can you. This article includes pictures from the candy bar at my wedding.
Step-by step directions for easy games and activities for a Wizard of Oz party. Simple to put together from things you have around the house or can buy at the the store.
Wedding games are a fun way to celebrate the wedding couple and give the audience a few laughs, too. The Wedding Shoe Game is a great reception game that everyone will enjoy!
Listen to awesome Christian Wedding music, Christian songs, Processional, Groom, Bride's entrance, Recessional, First dance, Father daughter dance, Reception, Bouquet, Bridesmaids
So, you've been asked the honor of standing in your friend's wedding as a bridesmaid and you don't want to mess up. Good for you! Follow these tips to be the best bridesmaid ever.
Entertain with ease with a no-hassle make-your-own pizza party. Here's everything you need to know to get started.