To bill or not to bill? That is the question.

A huge expense when planning a wedding is the reception where you and your guests get together and share a great meal. This is why answering RSVPs is so important! But what happens when your guests RSVP to your wedding and DON’T show up? Well, a woman in Minnesota decided to do something about it. [...]


Henna Night

You’ve all probably seen henna tattoos. It’s become very popular in the last couple of years as more and more celebrities are getting henna designs painted all over their bodies. Although this practice is moving into the mainstream, it is an ancient art that has been around for thousands and thousands of years. It is, [...]


How to Host an Audrey Hepburn Inspired Bridal Shower

  My best friend got married last week and it was full of culture and tradition. I even got to wear a beautiful salwar kameez! What is that you ask? Don't worry, there will be a blog post all about the traditional attire coming soon. My friend is from Afghanistan and she had a very [...]


Love Lasts…

Growing up in the 21st century it’s hard to be a romantic and believe that real love conquers all. Divorce rates are way up and every year more and more people are asking for them. My friends always wondered why I was such a huge advocate for love. They never understood why I would cringe [...]


Why Your Wedding Ring Goes on Your Ring Finger

Your wedding ring is one of the most important pieces of jewellery you will ever wear. Your wedding band symbolizes so much! It represents a love that will last forever and the ultimate commitment to grow old with someone and walk through life’s journey together. We are all familiar with the popular theory of why [...]


My Best-friend is Getting Married… and Moving Away!

One month from now, something will drastically change in my life… My best friend’s wedding is just weeks away. I can’t even believe it. I remember first meeting her. We were in a split, grade 5 and 6 class and she was new to the school. Our desks were right next to each other. We [...]


The 3 Dos and Don’ts of Wedding Guest Fashion

I don’t know about you, but figuring out what is acceptable for wedding attire if you’re a guest is a doozy. Do you go all out? Do you keep it simple? What colour can your dress be? Can it be black, off-white or cream? We don’t have answers to every single one of your questions [...]


Renewing Your Vows? Consider These 4 Things!

Your 30th wedding anniversary is just around the corner and you and your hubby are planning to renew your vows. It’s a magical moment for both of you. You just don’t know where all the time has gone. It feels like it was just yesterday that you were putting on your wedding dress and veil, [...]