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As a wedding planner, I get many of marriage-related questions. One surprising topic I am frequently asked about is the name-change process after saying the big “I do.”  Your newlywed bliss can quickly come to an end when it comes time to begin the dreaded task of changing your last name. The good news? You’ve […]

How To Change Your Name After the Wedding

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As a wedding planner, I get many of marriage-related questions. One surprising topic I am frequently asked about is the name-change process after saying the big “I do.”  Your newlywed bliss can quickly come to an end when it comes time to begin the dreaded task of changing your last name. The good news? You’ve […]

How To Change Your Name After the Wedding

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Anyone who’s planned a wedding knows there’s always information you walk away with after your event that makes you think, “I wish I’d known that when I was planning our wedding”! How can you keep calm and plan your wedding? We’ve compiled some golden wedding planning advice to keep in mind for your sanity. Put Yourselves […]

Sanity Saving Wedding Planning Advice

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Every bride wants to look beautiful on her big day, which means her hair and makeup has to be on point. And in order to ensure this is to do two things: choose the right artist and the right look. Read on for some helpful wedding hair & makeup tips! Thanks to Pinterest, finding inspiration […]

Wedding Hair and Makeup Tips

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When newly engaged couples hear the words “wedding planner,“ an image from Father of the Bride, The Wedding Planner or Bridal Wars pops into their head. Frivolous. Bossy. Expensive. Not for me.  What if I told you there’s a category of wedding planners for people who don’t want one? They’re called “day-of” coordinators, and like […]

Benefits of Hiring a “Day-Of” Coordinator

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You’ve spent months preparing for your wedding and you’re feeling fully ready to go. However, there are so many details, people, vendors, and logistics that have to be managed that it’s sometimes easy for a detail to get overlooked. These things to remember for your wedding may not seem like important items now, but believe […]

Commonly Forgotten Wedding Details

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One of the most important wedding planning tasks you and your wedding planner will need to handle is creating your wedding day timeline. It may not be as fun as picking out the flowers or dinner menu, but it’s key in ensuring your day goes smoothly. It may not be glamorous, but we will spend […]

Creating Your Wedding Day Timeline

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How to Get your Indiana Marriage License When you dream of getting married, waiting around in a courthouse and signing government documents isn’t your first thought. Paperwork isn’t on anyone’s list of romantic visions of the future, but it’s the most important aspect of making sure your marriage is official.  Streamline the process & learn […]

How To Get Your Indiana Marriage License

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Planning a wedding in an expensive endeavor! The key to sticking to your budget while still having the most beautiful wedding is knowing where to spend and where to skimp. These 5 categories not to skimp on for your wedding are really and truly worth the splurge. 5 Categories Not to Skimp on for your […]

Five Wedding Details Not to Overlook

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There are the 3 people required to get married: the bride, groom, and officiant. Whether you hire a pro or a friend to officiate your wedding, ask yourself these questions. Your officiant is the first person to speak to your guests – do they have a voice and presence for the occasion? Does your officiant’s […]

Wedding Officiants: Professional Vs. Friend

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If you are starting out on your wedding planning journey, you might be shocked to find out weddings are as much, or more, than a down payment for a house! Yes… weddings are expensive! Creating (and sticking to) your budget is the most important part of planning a wedding. Today, we are talking about how […]

How to Create Your Wedding Budget

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