Make Your Anniversary Extra Special For Your Husband

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Marriage takes a lot of hard work, being with one person day-in, day-out is no easy task, regardless of how much you love them. (Ask any couple who have been together for longer than a couple of years, and they'll tell you the same thing.) That's why, celebrating your anniversary is so, so important. After a few years of being together, many couples stop marking their anniversary with any special plans and treat it as just another day. If you want a happy, healthy marriage, t ...

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Blush, ivory and white romantic wedding details for our big day

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If your wedding color palette includes blush pink, rose gold, ivory and cream I figured I would share my wedding day flower photos to share with you all to give you some inspiration. We made sure to tie those colors into everything we did; from our uplighting at the hall, to the color of the chairs, paper and invitations, decor items and candles – there was so much attention to detail to keep it all cohesive. I have to say ...

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Long sleeve wedding gowns - finding my dream wedding dress

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Long sleeve wedding dresses are making a comeback in a big way

It’s a moment that every little girl dreams of – stepping into their wedding gown and walking down the aisle to meet the man of their dreams. I found the second part of that sentence but I knew it was going to take some time to find the dress. I had a few ideas of what I liked but I was never dead set on any one type of gown, designer or style. When it came time to go wedding dress shopping I went t ...

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Why I chose to do my own makeup for my wedding day

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To use a makeup artist on your wedding day or do it yourself

My wedding day was fast approaching and one of the most stressful things I was beginning to face was the decision of doing my own makeup on my wedding day or hiring a makeup artist to do it for me. At first when I brought up this dilemma to friends and family they looked at me like I had fifteen heads…“Are you kidding? You can’t do your own makeup for your wedding day!” Read more

Our Wedding Featured on NJ.com as the Wedding of the Week in New Jersey

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John & Adrienne’s New Jersey Nuptials Featured on www.NJ.com

We are so pleased to announce that we have been chosen as website NJ.com’s wedding of the week! Even though our wedding was a little over a month ago, reading this today brings back all of the beautiful feelings and memories from our wedding day. It was such an honor to be asked to share our story and even more so because it features my mother whom I miss every day of my life since she lost her ba ...

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The Wedding of Adrienne and John - The best day of our lives

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It’s been quite awhile since I have posted anything to my blog, and with good reason – I am now officially married! On Saturday June 6, 2015 I became a Mrs. to my best friend, soulmate, partner in crime, love and other half. All of the feelings that I hoped to feel on my wedding day I felt times 100! All of the lead up, the year of planning, the stress and coordinating…to watch the day unfold was like a dream come true. For me our wed ...

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A special message written on my wedding shoes

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CHULDp7UAAAqq94l I wanted to make sure that on my wedding day me and my husband had a bunch of memorable, romantic and sentimental touches. Whether it was the cards we exchanged the night before the big day, special pieces of material that were added to my gown from my mother’s old clothing or having our dog be a part of the getting ready photos…but one of my favorite things we came up with doing was having him write me a message on ...

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Wedding Hair Low Up-Do with Curls for Brides

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I recently went for my second hair trial for my hair on my wedding day. I think one of the most nerve wracking thing a bride can go through is selecting their hair and makeup or their hair and makeup artist for their wedding day. I have gone on two hair trials and am about to go on my third. I had originally went and had a trial to do my hair with big curls down and to the side, but it felt like a lot of hair to worry about. The next hair trial, which is below, I wanted to try my hair all up and ...

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The best primers and foundation for photographs

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I recently have been buying more makeup products since I have decided to do my own makeup for my wedding day. As someone who does photography and also someone who has had my photo taken for shoots occasionally, I understand what kind of makeup works best for flash photography. I also want to make sure that the primers I use on my skin on my wedding day will offer really good staying power for my face makeup. As I have been doing my makeup trials I have realized I would prefer to do my own makeup ...

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Wedding Hair Clips and Rhinestone Combs for Brides

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Having your wedding hair trial is a must do item on any bride’s check list leading up to the big day. I have just recently had my first bridal hair trial and as we tried out a few styles one thing I did not bring and should have bought was a rhinestone hair clip or comb to finish off my look. While I am still not 100% sure how I will wear my hair on my wedding day, I do know that it will consist of curls, a side part and some amount of my hair up and some of it down. A very popular trend f ...

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