Your Wedding Date -- 4 Tips For Choosing Just The Right Day


One of the first decisions you'll have to make when planning your wedding is to choose a date. Because so much will hinge on the date you pick, it's more important than many couples realize. So, how can you choose the right time for your wedding? Here are 4 ways to look at it. Price. If you're getting hitched on a budget, picking the right season or day can mean saving hundreds or even thousands of dollars.

2 December 2016

What To Expect At A Bat Mitzvah


A bat mitzvah is a traditional Jewish celebration of a young woman coming of age. Orthodox and Conservative Jews celebrate this occasion when a girl turns 12, while Reform Jews hold this event upon a girl's 13th birthday. If you have been invited to a bat mitzvah celebration but you are not of the Jewish faith, you may not know what to expect. Continue reading to learn more about the etiquette and customs of a bat mitzvah celebration:

10 October 2016

Thinking Of A Barn Wedding? Two Decorating Tips


If you counted the number of weddings or receptions you attended at a traditional reception hall, you would likely run out of fingers quickly. While there is nothing wrong with having an event in this space, it doesn't exactly scream unique. On the other hand, a barn wedding does just that. A beautifully finished and renovated barn space can serve as the perfect complement to your special union. If you're considering this type of space for your special day, here are a couple of things to keep in mind.

23 September 2016

Dining On A Dime -- 4 Tips For Throwing A Great Rehearsal Dinner On A Budget


If you have the responsibility of planning your friend or family member's rehearsal dinner, you may not know what is involved. But the good news is that you can have a great party that adds to the enjoyment of the wedding week and still doesn't break your budget. Here are a few handy tips to creating a chic, budget-friendly rehearsal dinner. Look for Alternative Venues. You can avoid spending a fortune on a fancy venue by looking at alternative locations.

20 September 2016

Why You Should Move On To Using A Modern Video Editing Program


Are you still using Final Cut Pro 7 from 2009 as your main video editing program? Even though Apple has made substantial updates to their editing software with Final Cut Pro X in 2011, many editors have decided to stick with the software they know, which has left them unprepared for the challenges of editing in 2016. Is it time to move onto a more modern editing program? Here are some reasons to consider making the switch.

15 September 2016

Want Your Deposit Back? Take These Steps Before And During Your Bounce House Party


Are you planning to rent a bounce house for a party you'll be having at your house? You're no doubt looking forward to all the fun you and your kids and guests will have. But if you're not careful, your fun could turn sour if the house is damaged, making you lose your deposit. Proper preparation and use is essential if you want to get any money back when you return the house.

13 September 2016

3 Ways To Have The Perfect Rustic Wedding


The person you love and want to spend your life with has proposed. After spending hours feeling excited, you are now trying to plan out a beautiful wedding. If you and your partner have agreed to have a rustic-style reception, it is a good idea to start planning things out ahead of time to make sure everything turns out perfectly. 1. Choose a Rustic Wedding Venue Before you think about decorations and favors, it is important to find a rustic wedding venue that would cater to your wants and needs.

8 September 2016

Keeping Your Guests Comfortable At An Outdoor Wedding: Four Helpful Ideas


Outdoor weddings can be beautiful and awe-inspiring, but keeping your guests comfortable as they wait for you to walk down the aisle presents a few challenges. Here are just a few ideas you can use at your outdoor wedding venue to make sure your guests are just as happy as you are on your special day. Serve Refreshments Waiting in the hot summer sun can cause your guests to work up a thirst.

6 September 2016

Ideas For Out-Of-The-Ordinary Wedding Themes


Some couples today are not particularly fond of traditions that are over-used and boring.  Many couples want their weddings to be unique, unusual and out-of-the-ordinary. If you are trying think of a theme that best fits you and your soon-to-be spouse, check out these ideas that could help ignite your imagination. Keep in mind yours and your future spouse's interests can be a determining factor for the wedding theme that would be most suitable while also being odd and far from traditional.

6 September 2016

Using NLP To Achieve Your Weight Loss Goals


It's estimated that 160 million American citizens are obese or overweight. If you have a goal to lose weight, you know how challenging shedding unwanted pounds can be. Changing your inner dialogue through neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) can help you achieve more success when trying to lose weight. Here are three NLP techniques that you can use to achieve your weight loss goals in the future. 1. Use future pacing to visualize the new you.

22 January 2016