Using Cursive On Wedding Invitations: Still A Good Idea?

Printing a wedding invitation that has the soon-to-be-married couple's name on it in a cursive, or handwriting-style, font, is a long-standing tradition. But as cursive lessons gradually disappear from and reappear in schools, the ability of people to read an invitation printed with a cursive font is no longer guaranteed. While this doesn't sound like a big deal, it is important because not being able to read an invitation leads to miscommunications and more time lost to clarifying information.

Rehearsal Dinner Questions?

Planning a wedding is a tough affair, and just when you think that the planning is done, you remember the rehearsal dinner. There are many things to consider when thinking about the rehearsal dinner. This article will walk you through some of the important points. Who to invite? Deciding who should be invited to the rehearsal dinner can be daunting, especially if you plan on having a large wedding party or a large group of family attending the wedding.

DIY Wedding: 4 Tips For Decorating A Wedding Canopy

Wedding canopies are a versatile shelter for all types of weddings, whether indoors or outdoors. Made from a variety of different fabric types, these shelters are perfect for wedding ceremonies, buffets, seating areas, and even photography backdrops. However, wedding canopy rentals are a little plain. They usually come in a single color and don't feature anything romantic or elegant. The good news, is that they can easily be decorated to convey lush romance.

A Wedding Planner's Guide To Outdoor-Friendly Summer Wedding Table Settings

If the weather is permitting and the venue is just right, an outdoor summer wedding can easily be one of the most beautiful and enjoyable events. However, when you are planning a wedding and reception outdoors in the hottest time of the year, it brings about an entirely new set of concerns that would not normally come up indoors. Most wedding planners realize this when it comes to big aspects of the wedding items, such as the flowers and the cake, but the smallest details can easily be disregarded.

2 Creative Activity Ideas For A Child's Princess-Themed Birthday Party

If you're thinking about hosting a princess-themed birthday party for a special little girl, you're likely trying to think of a few games or activities the children can enjoy during the party. Food, cake, and presents only take up so much time, after all. If you're looking for especially unique and creative ideas for the children, here are two creative, princess-themed party activities that will have all of the guests celebrating like never before:

Make Sure Grandma Will Be Comfortable During Your Wedding Photos

Most wedding ceremonies are immediately followed by a photo shoot of the bride and groom, along with their family and bridal party. While most guests are invited to enjoy a cocktail hour at the reception site, where there is plenty of seating for everyone, there often isn't any seating for everyone who is at the photo-shoot site. As you think about where your wedding photos will be taken and who'll be in them, make sure Grandma (and Grandpa) will have a comfortable place to sit near where pictures are being taken.

Preparing For A Military Spouse Homecoming: 3 Things You Should Know

You've finally received the news that your military spouse is coming home! Naturally, you're ecstatic and want to make sure that your partner enjoys a thoughtful, beautiful homecoming. This is where hiring a professional military reunion planner can make all the difference. In the meantime, however, there are some things you'll want to consider that you may not have about when it comes to your service member's homecoming. Avoid Making Big Plans

Brilliantly Beautiful Ways To Incorporate Balloons Into A Bridal Shower

When you think of balloons, festive is probably one of the first words that comes to mind – and a bridal shower is one of the most festive events there is. If you are planning a bridal shower and you want to create a fun and festive atmosphere, there's no doubt that you should incorporate balloons; however, you may want to display them in a way that is more unique and eye-catching than simply tying them on the back of the bride-to-be's chair or setting them in the middle of tables on balloon weights.