My First Experience as Maid of Honor

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In my life, I’ve only been to a few weddings.  The first weddings I went to were when I was a little girl and they were the weddings of my mom and stepdad, as well as my dad and stepmom.  The next wedding I went to was my own at 20 years old and I was […]

Wedding Wednesday – We Found My Wedding Band!!!

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Can you believe our wedding is less than 8 months away?  Woo hoo!  I am so excited (can you tell – just a little bit)?  We are slowly preparing for our wedding – with Wedding Cruise reservations, Save the Dates, Invitations, Wedding Ring shopping and more!  I love it – especially since it’s leading up […]

Wedding Wednesday: Wedding Movie #1 “Bridesmaids”

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You know how when it’s Christmas, you love to watch Christmas movies?  Or when you’re pregnant and love to watch mommy movies?  Well, we’re getting married in February and I love watching wedding movies!  I thought a fun part of Wedding Wednesday would be to feature some of my favorite wedding movies or movies with […]

Wedding Wednesday: Finding My Veil

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Nine months from today, Frank and I will be getting married – woo hoo!  I can’t believe how quickly time is flying by!  If you’re following my Wedding Wednesday posts, you know that I found my dress, but I haven’t shared with you about the gorgeous veil I found to go with it.  It is […]

Wedding Wednesday – Sending Out Our Save the Date Magnets

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I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am about marrying one of the most amazing men I’ve ever known!  Well, ok, so if you follow me on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook or this blog, you probably already know how excited I am to marry him!  Frank and I are getting married (and joining […]

Wedding Wednesday: Wedding Shoes – Round 1

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I have loved shopping for wedding clothes and accessories – and that includes wedding shoes.  The first wedding shoes I tried on were the Glitter High Heel Platform Pumps at David’s Bridal.  While they are gorgeous and blingy shoes, they are not the ones I’ll be wearing under my wedding dress.  However, I will be […]

Wedding Wednesday: We’re Getting Married on a Carnival Cruise!

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Can you believe that in a little less than 11 months, Frank and I will be getting married?  Not too long ago, it was 14 months until the wedding!  Time is flying by – yay!!!  I can’t wait to marry the love of my life – one of the best men I know.  I don’t […]

Stunning Couture Gowns to Make a Memorable Day Even More Special

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There are some fantastic gowns being shown and seen this season and many are finding their dream wedding gown among the couture dresses offered by contemporary designers and brands. Many brides seek the traditional elegance and sophistication of many vintage gowns, but want something that is unique and contemporary, while also being as figure-flattering as […]

Wedding Wednesday: Kohl’s Wedding Registry + Wedding Gifts

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I love to shop at Kohl’s!  Usually I shop for clothes or shoes at Kohl’s, but recently I had the opportunity to check out their Housewares and Bedding Department.  I even put together a Wedding Registry List for Frank and I.  And do you know what?  I did a lot of it from my home […]

Wedding Wednesday: Finding a Bridal Dress for Our Honeymoon Cruise from David’s Bridal

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Since Frank proposed to me, I have loved shopping for and thinking about our upcoming wedding – only 11 months 2 weeks and 1 day away – woot woot!!  I recently headed to David’s Bridal to pick out a Bridal Dress for one of the nights on our 7 day Carnival Honeymoon Cruise.  It was […]

Wedding Wednesday: Our First Engagement/Wedding Gifts

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I can’t believe it’s already been almost 3 months since Frank proposed and a little over a year (ok, by a day) until we say the big, “I Do!”  I feel so blessed to have found such a wonderful man who wants to be with me and my boys forever!  The amount of support and […]

Wedding Wednesday: Shopping for Bridesmaids Dresses

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It’s been a few weeks since I published a Wedding Wednesday post, but I’m back!  If you follow my blog, you know about the Thanksgiving Proposal and My Saying Yes to the Dress.  Now I’m excited to share with you our gorgeous Bridesmaids dresses we chose for our wedding.   Over the past few months, […]

Wedding Wednesday: Saying Yes to My Wedding Dress

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Since Frank popped the big question, we’ve been watching quite a few wedding shows together.  Some of our favorites are “My Fair Wedding,” “Say Yes to the Dress,” “Randy to the Rescue,” “Four Weddings,” “Bridezillas,” (just for kicks) and a few others here and there.  Even though I had been married before, I had never […]

What Does Your Wedding Band Look Like?

Three hands and only two rings.

Today, many engaged women are opting to get a plain wedding band. There are several reasons for this new trend. For one, some women want their wedding band to complement a large engagement ring. They may have an engagement ring featuring a diamond surrounded by other stones and prefer a wedding ring with a more […]

The Mommy-Files and Daddledo Are Getting Married!!!!

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First off, I want to start by saying this was one of the best Thanksgivings ever!!!  It was filled with family, friends, yummy food and memories I’ll keep with me forever.  I felt so happy and blessed this Thanksgiving and it turned out to be one that I’ll never forget…ever!!! Lots of things were happening […]