Archive for December, 2008

I hope you all had a lovely holiday. Mine was a bit stressful, but it was good to spend time with both my and my fiancé’s family. I received a couple good wedding related books that I think are good reading: One Perfect Day: The Selling of the American Wedding and Intimate Weddings. I started […]

In the wed-o-verse, it can be easy to be overwhelmed by all the wedding porn out there.  It’s also very easy to feel like your wedding won’t live up to others. Frankly I’m not really concerned about this, but sometimes I do get the “why can’t I have a $50,000 wedding blues”, even though I […]

Wedding Porn


After some antibotics, 800 mg of motrin and a root canal, I’m feeling better, but whoo daddy has it been a week, and not just in my mouth, there’s been other crap to deal with. So to take my mind of that crap, here are some of my wedding “favorite things”, to steal from Martha. […]



Not feeling very bridal this week. I have a lovely cross between a sinus infection and a toothache. Until I get a root canal on Friday, I’ll be dealing with a lovely throbbing sensation on the left side of my head. Luckily right now it’s at a low-grade hum, but last night it kept me […]

I think I’m doing well with wedding work this week. I decided that instead of contacting vendors “as I go”, there’s no law saying I have to wait to find out the pricing, and if I’m interested in them, any vendor worth their salt will hold the date for me, and give me first dibs […]

Shopping for a wedding dress stresses me out a bit, mainly because I am not a super skinny girl, so the thought of seeing myself shoehorned into a dress with a bunch of clips holding me into is not appealing. I’m amping up my workout in anticipation of trying on dresses. My first appointment is […]

If you’ve been following this blog for awhile, you’ll already know that the part of the wedding I love the most is all the paper bits n’ bobs.  Even though I’m not going to have to send out my invitations for another nine months, I am thinking about the Save The Dates, which I’m hoping […]