Spring—it has been written that this remarkable season ‘wakes us, nurtures us, and revitalizes us.’ These are the reasons spring is the single most preferred time of year to marry. The freshness and promise of spring are the supreme depictions of the love you and your betrothed share. And now that you’ve decided to make it official, it’s time to plan your wedding. The sad truth about weddings, however, is that the planning can often be overwhelming, especially for the bride. But it doesn’t have to be that way. In fact, planning a wedding should be like planning anything else—you need only take it one step at a time to get it right. For instance, the flowers? How do you choose the right flowers, especially if you know nothing about which blooms are in season in spring? Read on to find valuable information from top florists in New York regarding the different types of flowers that are available to you in springtime.
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Pop singer Taylor Swift has been known to say of this glorious season, “I love the scents of winter! It’s all about the feeling you get when you smell pumpkin spice, cinnamon, nutmeg, gingerbread, and spruce.” Who could have said it more succinctly? Ironically, it’s that kind of warmth that people feel about this often cool season, with all its celebrations, holidays, and family gatherings that make so many couples choose winter for their weddings today than ever before. If you’ve chosen winter for your nuptials, it’s likely because you’ve dreamed of an exquisite winter wedding for quite some time. But you may also be wondering about the types of flowers that will be available in this often crisp and seemingly budless season. No worries. The truth is that the variety of flowers available in winter are many, and their beauty is just as enticing and vibrant as the flowers available in any other season of the year. Here are tips about the many blooms of winter from wedding florists in New York that will help you decide on flowers for every area and participant in your wedding.
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Everyone loves a wedding, if only for the chance to get a free meal! Seriously, even if you’re someone who doesn’t particularly relish going to a wedding, or planning your own wedding for that matter, you likely look forward to the food you can sample at any and every wedding you must attend. And, if you’re a couple planning your own wedding, you’re probably thinking how do you go about choosing the most delicious foods to complement your special day. But, delicious doesn’t mean you have to offer foods that will make, you and your guests bust out of their wedding attire. And it doesn’t mean you have to provide unhealthy foods that your guests tomorrow will regret having eaten today. Just like for any other occasion, good wedding fare can be delicious as well as healthy. Here are some tips on choosing healthy foods for your wedding that can please every single one of your guests. Continue reading “Healthy Wedding Ideas”
You’re getting married. That means you’ve got a wedding to plan. What a wonderful time of your life! So, what’s the first thing you do when planning the wedding? Deciding on the date, of course. Do you want a breathtaking winter wedding, with all the glory of the holiday season and winter’s frosty beauty? Do you want a fresh spring wedding, with its feeling of crisp newness and pastel artistry? Maybe you want a sunny summer wedding that will leave you with a feeling of tropical grandeur. Or perhaps you’re thinking of an autumn wedding, with all the season’s harvest richness and cool exuberance. Whatever the season you choose for your wedding, you likely will want to incorporate some of the upcoming wedding season’s hottest trends. Continue reading “Seasonal Wedding Trends”
You’ve been planning your wedding since you were a child, and now it’s finally time to tie the knot. Congratulations are in order! Of course, planning a wedding can be one of the most stressful times in a person’s life. In fact, nearly anyone can turn into a bridezilla … or for that matter, a groomzilla … while planning a wedding. After all, you want it to be perfect … and you deserve it! Since you’ve decided that the perfect way to have a perfect day is to have a destination wedding, you’ll want to choose the best possible area to recite your vows. A destination wedding is a wedding that takes place in another part of the state, the country, or even another part of the world. There are so many components that go into planning the perfect destination wedding. Whether you’re choosing to have your destination wedding indoors or at a beautiful outdoor wedding venue, here are some of the biggest trends in destination weddings that can help you choose where your wedding will take place and all the wonderful things that will go into it. Continue reading “Trends in Wedding Destinations”
Planning a wedding … it’s the most wonderful time of your life, but it can also be the most stressful. It’s not easy planning all the components that will go into your wedding, especially since you want that day to be as near perfect as possible. To begin with, budgeting can be tough enough. You don’t want to go overboard, and yet at the same time, you want the day to be, well, perfect! Then you have to decide where you’re the ceremony and the reception will take place. You have to hire the caterer, the florist, the band or DJ, your wedding officiator, and the list goes on and on. All of this alone constitutes a full-time job. On top of all of that, you have to juggle family members with egos, emotions, and situations that started long before your wedding, and will likely continue long after. Following are some helpful tips on planning your dream wedding without falling into financial and family ruin doing it. Continue reading “How to Plan a Dream Wedding”