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How to Change (or Not Change) Your Name

by R. Carnavale January 23rd, 2015
Planning Many brides look forward to adopting their husband's last name when they get married, but the name game can be a potential minefield when you're the bride-to-be. Although you're free to change your name, keep your maiden name or use your last name from your first or second marriage (if this is an encore marriage), there are several factors to consider: Which option are YOU most comfortable with? Will your children's names be different? What are your husband's feelings on the subject? What about the professional reputation you've carefully honed over the years using your current name?

If you're a newbie to
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4 Keys to Excellent Reception Food

by Lori Sciame January 22nd, 2015
Keep in mind that wedding guests expect some sort of refreshments after the ceremony.  It doesn't matter if the wedding takes place at sunrise on the beach or at dusk in a meadow of flowers; guests will be hungry!  When planning a wedding reception, then, be sure to include
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How to Maximize Your Wedding Day Makeup

by R. Carnavale January 21st, 2015 | Quick Tips, Wedding Wisdom
There's no better time to treat yourself to a free makeup consultation at your local department store or professional makeup studio than when you're planning your wedding. You can
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How to Plan a Romantic Candlelight Ceremony

by R. Carnavale January 20th, 2015
If you find the romantic glow of candlelight breathtaking and inspirational, how about having a candlelight wedding ceremony? When a candlelight ceremony is properly planned and performed, the effect is mystical -- almost like something out of Hollywood -- and you and your guests will have a lot of fun participating in such a spectacle. Candlelight ceremonies are so pretty and they're economical, too, because you can save on
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